March 15, 2018

Questions as Iranians claim US Licensing Plane Sales to Iran

By Saeed Jalili for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Questions abound as Iranians claim US Treasury licensing plane sales to Iran Questions have emerged about whether the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has issued new licenses to Canadian plane manufacturer […]
March 15, 2018

FIFF to Launch Digital Encyclopedia on Iranian Cinema

FIFF 2018 to Launch Cicinema, New Digital Encyclopedia on Iranian Cinema The partnership of Fajr International Film Festival is aiming to launch the new website cicinema, The Digital Encyclopedia on Iranian Cinema, concurrent with the start of the 36th edition of FIFF in April. Stating the above, the creator of the website Iraj Taghipour said: […]
March 14, 2018

Tehran, Baku ink document for economic, scientific, energy co-op

TEHRAN- Iran and Azerbaijan signed a document on mutual cooperation in banking, transportation, economy and commerce, science and technology, culture, energy, and agriculture on Wednesday.
March 14, 2018

Tehran, Baku ink document for economic, scientific, energy co-op

TEHRAN- Iran and Azerbaijan signed a document on mutual cooperation in banking, transportation, economy and commerce, science and technology, culture, energy, and agriculture on Wednesday.
March 14, 2018

Iran’s economy grows 4.4% in 9 months

TEHRAN- Iran's economy, including oil revenues, grew 4.4 percent, during the nine months from March 21 to December 21, 2017, according to the latest report of Statistical Center of Iran (SCI).
March 14, 2018

Iran’s economy grows 4.4% in 9 months

TEHRAN- Iran's economy, including oil revenues, grew 4.4 percent, during the nine months from March 21 to December 21, 2017, according to the latest report of Statistical Center of Iran (SCI).
March 14, 2018

Petrochemical exports near $11b in 11 months

TEHRAN- Iran exported 20.207 million tons of petrochemical products worth $10.744 billion during the 11-month period ended on February 19, IRNA reported on Wednesday citing the data announced by National Petrochemical Company (NPC).
March 14, 2018

Petrochemical exports near $11b in 11 months

TEHRAN- Iran exported 20.207 million tons of petrochemical products worth $10.744 billion during the 11-month period ended on February 19, IRNA reported on Wednesday citing the data announced by National Petrochemical Company (NPC).
March 14, 2018

Exports from free trade zones up 23% in 10 month yr/yr

TEHRAN – The value of exports from Iran’s free trade zones during the 10-month period ended on January 20 stood at $851 million, showing 23 percent rise compared to the last year’s figure, IRNA reported on Wednesday.
March 14, 2018

Exports from free trade zones up 23% in 10 month yr/yr

TEHRAN – The value of exports from Iran’s free trade zones during the 10-month period ended on January 20 stood at $851 million, showing 23 percent rise compared to the last year’s figure, IRNA reported on Wednesday.
March 14, 2018

Papermaking up 35% in 10 months yr/yr

TEHRAN- Papermaking in Iran rose 35 percent to 640,000 tons during the ten-month period ended on January 19 compared to the same time span of the previous year, according to an official with the Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade.
March 14, 2018

Papermaking up 35% in 10 months yr/yr

TEHRAN- Papermaking in Iran rose 35 percent to 640,000 tons during the ten-month period ended on January 19 compared to the same time span of the previous year, according to an official with the Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade.
March 14, 2018

Iranian trade delegation to visit Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan in late-March

TEHRAN – Concurrent with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan on March 26-28, a trade delegation is due to accompany the president to attend two business forums in the neighboring countries, Trade Promotion Organizati...
March 14, 2018

Iranian trade delegation to visit Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan in late-March

TEHRAN – Concurrent with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan on March 26-28, a trade delegation is due to accompany the president to attend two business forums in the neighboring countries, Trade Promotion Organizati...
March 14, 2018

Rising transit of goods via Iran to continue in upcoming year

The figures released by Iran’s Road Maintenance and Transportation Organization (RMTO) show that over 8.5 million tons of commodities have been transited via Iran during the 11-month period ended on February 19.
March 14, 2018

Rising transit of goods via Iran to continue in upcoming year

The figures released by Iran’s Road Maintenance and Transportation Organization (RMTO) show that over 8.5 million tons of commodities have been transited via Iran during the 11-month period ended on February 19.
March 14, 2018

Free Trade Zones to Attract $4.5bn in FDI

The secretary of the Supreme Council of Iran’s Free Trade, Industrial and Special Economic Zones said the country has signed new contracts with foreign companies, attracting $4.5 billion worth of investment in free trade zones. “Investors from Turkey, China, Italy, France and South Korea have invested in (Iran’s) free zones…,” Morteza Bank said on Saturday. […]
March 14, 2018

Refinery sells Associated Gas

The 9th refinery of the South Pars Gas Complex (SPGC) has signed a contract with an Iranian buyer to sell gas it had previously been flaring. According to the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC), the deal was signed with the aim of optimizing energy consumption in the refinery and preventing waste of gas and pollution […]
March 14, 2018

Iran, Azerbaijan Finalize 12 Agreements

Delegations from Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan held a new session of a joint commission on mutual cooperation in Tehran, finalizing 12 agreements that the two sides had drafted in the past. The 12th meeting of Iran-Azerbaijan Intergovernmental Commission for Economic, Trade and Humanitarian Cooperation was held in Tehran on Tuesday, co-chaired by Iranian […]
March 14, 2018

NIOC Signs Research Deals with Iranian Universities

The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has signed research contracts with 5 leading Iranian universities for expanding the petroleum industry’s scientific and technological bases in discovering hydrocarbon resources. The contracts were signed this morning (Monday, March 12), by NIOC Managing Director Ali Kardor and chancellors of the universities of Shahid Beheshti, Ferdowsi of Mashhad, Kharazmi, […]