April 10, 2018

Iran Forms Special Task Force on Currency Slide

Spokesman for the Iranian Administration Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said a special task force has been set up at the behest of President Hassan Rouhani to control the country’s currency market as the Iranian rial hit a record low against the US dollar. Speaking to reporters in Tehran on Monday, Nobakht regretted the recent currency depreciation […]
April 10, 2018

Iran, Russia discuss Increased Cooperation

Top officials from the parliaments of Iran and Russia met in Tehran on Monday to coordinate policies for closer cooperation and enhanced economic relations between the two countries under a framework of parliamentary interaction. Speaking at a joint press conference in Tehran with Vyacheslav Volodin, the speaker of Russia’s State Duma, Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali […]
April 9, 2018

Singaporean Firm wins $98m Iran Desalination Deal

Singapore-based Hyflux Ltd has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Hyflux International Pte Ltd, has been awarded a contract by Asia Water Development Engineering Company (AWDEC) to design, manufacture and supply a seawater reverse osmosis desalination package in Bandar Abbas, Iran. The project excludes local marine, civil and structural works, and is valued at approximately […]
April 9, 2018

Iran Oil Ministry: Iraq to Blame for Delay in Oil Swap

Iran’s Oil Ministry linked a 4-month delay in the implementation of an oil swap deal with Iraq to the Arab country’s unpreparedness and technical problems. In a letter to the Tasnim News Agency in response to a recent report on the lengthy delay in implementation of the oil swap deal with Iraq, Iran’s Oil Ministry […]
April 9, 2018

83 Iranian Nuclear Achievements Unveiled

83 Nuclear Achievements Unveiled on National Nuclear Technology Day Eighty-three achievements of nuclear technology were unveiled on Monday in the presence of President Hassan Rouhani on the National Day of Nuclear Technology. Dr Rouhani also visited the nuclear technology achievements fair, in which 83 domestic achievements were displayed. Transfer of the first yellow cake shipment […]
April 9, 2018

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: ICLA Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Child Protection Officer, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Nutrition Officer, UNICEF – United Nations Children&#821...
April 9, 2018

Iran-Czech business forum due in late Apr.

TEHRAN- Iran-Czech business forum will be held on April 24 at the place of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), the portal of ICCIMA reported on Monday.
April 9, 2018

Daily gasoline output to increase 12m liters in 4 months

TEHRAN- Gasoline production in Iran will increase 12 million liters within the next four months, Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh announced on Monday.
April 9, 2018

Uzbekistan poised to boost commercial ties with Iran

TEHRAN- Uzbek First Deputy Prime Minister Achilbay Ramatov announced his country’s readiness on Monday for boosting commercial ties with Iran, IRNA reported.
April 9, 2018

Iran Tech Weekly Recap | April 9, 2018

This week, we covered Telegram’s potential ban in Iran, cyber-attack on Iran’s data centers, completing the list of mobile phone brands in the registry scheme and Iran’s 13th RoboCup competition.

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April 9, 2018

98% of cities to enjoy national gas network by next March

TEHRAN – National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC)’s deputy director for planning affairs said some 1,120 cities across Iran are already joined to the country’s national gas network and by the yearend the number will reach 1,162 that is 98 percent of the cou...
April 9, 2018

New round of offering state-run shares to start

TEHRAN- Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO) will hold its first auction in the new Iranian calendar year (started March 21) to divest shares of 12 governmental companies and firms to the private sector on April 17, IRNA reported on Sunday.
April 9, 2018

Railway fleet to receive 90 passenger wagons in a year

TEHRAN- Some 90 passenger wagons will be added to the Iranian railway fleet in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21), according to a railway official.
April 9, 2018

Khalkhal Dasht’s response to a Tehran Times report: “Bitter experience of Chinese investor with Iranian contractor”

Following a report on a conflict between the Chinese oil company Sinopec and an Iranian International company called Khalkhal Dasht which was published on March 19 by Tehran Times, Khalkhal Dasht has responded to the mentioned report, what comes below ...
April 8, 2018

$1.5b of new mining projects to be inaugurated in a year

TEHRAN- Iranian Deputy Industry Minister Mehdi Karbasian announced that $1.5 billion of new mining and related industries projects will be inaugurated by the current Iranian yearend (March 20, 2019).
April 8, 2018

Zarif to attend Iran-Brazil business forum

TEHRAN- Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who began his visits to several African and South American countries at the head of a politico-economic delegation on Sunday, will attend Iran-Brazil business forum on Tuesday, IRNA reported.
April 8, 2018

Foreign currency jump rears ugly head in domestic production, exports

The new Iranian year, which began on March 21, has been named by Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei as the year of “Support for Iranian Products”. In general, supporting national products is expected to improve the level of Iran’...
April 8, 2018

Iran Mobile Network Statistics – April 2018

Iran’s mobile network has seen tremendous growth in the recent years. Here are its latest statistics until April 2018.

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April 8, 2018

NIDC completes digging operation of 8 oil, gas wells in 2 weeks

TEHRAN- National Iranian Drilling Company (NIDC) dug and completed digging operation of eight oil and gas wells during the two weeks from the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21), according to an official with the NIDC.
April 7, 2018

Annual exports of SMEs at $2.3b

TEHRAN- A top official from Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) announced that domestic small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) could export 2.3 billion of goods during the previous Iranian calendar year 1396 (ended March 2...