February 14, 2018

Cabinet approves plan for controlling forex market

TEHRAN- Iranian cabinet, on a Wednesday meeting headed by President Hassan Ruohani, approved the Central Bank of Iran(CBI)’s suggested plans and measures to be taken for controlling domestic foreign exchange market, IRNA reported.
February 14, 2018

Petrochemical exports at over $9.6b in 10 months

TEHRAN- Iran exported more than 18.588 million tons of petrochemical products worth $9.69 billion in the ten-month period ended on January 20, 2018, IRNA reported on Wednesday.
February 14, 2018

Petrochemical exports at over $9.6b in 10 months

TEHRAN- Iran exported more than 18.588 million tons of petrochemical products worth $9.69 billion in the ten-month period ended on January 20, 2018, IRNA reported on Wednesday.
February 14, 2018

Post-JCPOA FDI in Iranian industry hits $9.7b

TEHRAN - Iranian industry, mining and trade minister said $9.7 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) has been attracted to the country’s industry, mining and trade sectors since the implementation of the nuclear deal, known as JCPOA in January 201...
February 14, 2018

Post-JCPOA FDI in Iranian industry hits $9.7b

TEHRAN - Iranian industry, mining and trade minister said $9.7 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) has been attracted to the country’s industry, mining and trade sectors since the implementation of the nuclear deal, known as JCPOA in January 201...
February 14, 2018

Total CEO Urges Trump to Honor JCPOA

The head of French oil major Total has urged US President Donald Trump to stick with the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, a report said. Total’s CEO Patrick Pouyanne said he had raised the topic of Iran with Trump at a dinner in Davos in January, and asked the president to keep […]
February 14, 2018

How do Iran’s “Corrupt Networks” operate?

By Bijan Khajehpour for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. On Jan. 28, at an event celebrating 50 years of capital markets in Iran, the head of the Central Bank of Iran, Valiollah Seif, publicly stated, “The formidable power of illegal stakeholders on Iran’s economy has […]
February 14, 2018

Controversy in Iran over Rouhani’s call for Referendum

From Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s proposal to hold a referendum to resolve the issues and differences between conservatives and Reformists have led many to harshly attack him. On Feb. 11, the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, moderate […]
February 14, 2018

Taxi Drivers Sabotage Snapp’s Office in Kerman

Yesterday a group of so-called taxi drivers attacked the newly opened office of one of Iran’s major ride-hailing apps in Kerman, causing injuries and vandalism.

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February 14, 2018

Yaran oil field’s DPOP to be presented by Feb. 19: PEDEC

TEHRAN - The managing director of Iran's Petroleum Engineering and Development Company (PEDEC) said the Delivery Program and Operation Plan (DPOP) for Yaran oil field will be prepared by the end of the current Iranian month of Bahman (February 19).
February 14, 2018

Yaran oil field’s DPOP to be presented by Feb. 19: PEDEC

TEHRAN - The managing director of Iran's Petroleum Engineering and Development Company (PEDEC) said the Delivery Program and Operation Plan (DPOP) for Yaran oil field will be prepared by the end of the current Iranian month of Bahman (February 19).
February 14, 2018

Permanent expo of Iranian products to be inaugurated in Baghdad soon

TEHRAN- Iran is to inaugurate the permanent exhibition of its products in Iraqi capital in near future, Iranian ambassador to Iraq announced on the sidelines of opening an exclusive exhibition of Iranian products in Baghdad.
February 14, 2018

Permanent expo of Iranian products to be inaugurated in Baghdad soon

TEHRAN- Iran is to inaugurate the permanent exhibition of its products in Iraqi capital in near future, Iranian ambassador to Iraq announced on the sidelines of opening an exclusive exhibition of Iranian products in Baghdad.
February 14, 2018

Oil spill from Sanchi reaches lowest amount: NITC

TEHRAN- Oil spill from the sunken Iranian oil tanker Sanchi has reached the lowest amount, Mohsen Bahrami, the spokesman of National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) for the emergency committee on incident, announced.
February 14, 2018

Oil spill from Sanchi reaches lowest amount: NITC

TEHRAN- Oil spill from the sunken Iranian oil tanker Sanchi has reached the lowest amount, Mohsen Bahrami, the spokesman of National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) for the emergency committee on incident, announced.
February 14, 2018

CBI grants $6.4b of facilities to SMEs since last March

TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has given 300 trillion rials (about $6.4 billion) of facilities to domestic small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as of the beginning of the present Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2017), IRNA reporte...
February 14, 2018

CBI grants $6.4b of facilities to SMEs since last March

TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has given 300 trillion rials (about $6.4 billion) of facilities to domestic small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as of the beginning of the present Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2017), IRNA reporte...
February 13, 2018

Why Don’t We See Much Competition in the Iranian Startup Ecosystem?

There are sectors in the Iranian startup ecosystem that are seized by specific companies. What’s the reason? Are they really better and more experienced in doing business? Or there is a more serious problem such as lack of a fair competition?

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February 13, 2018

Containerization in need of investments

TEHRAN- Iran owns 229 container ships, which contributes to 1.1 percent of the global capacity, but containerization is in dire need of attracting investments, Mohammad Rastad, head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (IPO), stated.
February 13, 2018

Containerization in need of investments

TEHRAN- Iran owns 229 container ships, which contributes to 1.1 percent of the global capacity, but containerization is in dire need of attracting investments, Mohammad Rastad, head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (IPO), stated.