January 21, 2018

Private sector to conduct loading, unloading operations in ports

TEHRAN- Iran’s parliament (Majlis) on Sunday approved the bill on amendment to the law for expediting the loading and unloading operations in the country’s ports, IRNA reported.
January 21, 2018

OPEC extends condolences over Sanchi tragedy

TEHRAN - OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo offered his condolences on the sad incident of the sunken Iranian oil tanker 'Sanchi' and demise of its crew members, Shana reported on Saturday.
January 21, 2018

Iran, Norway call for expansion of ties in renewables, water management

TEHRAN – Iran and Norway expressed willingness to expand bilateral cooperation in renewable energies and water management areas, IRNA reported.
January 21, 2018

Iranian Freelancing Websites Vs. Global Players

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January 21, 2018

Iran’s Metal Exports Rise Sharply

By John Lee. Exports of zinc, aluminum, and molybdenum value chains were up 65%, 28%, and 30% respectively in the first nine months of the Iranian calander year. According to MNA, zinc chain exports reached 149,000 tons, valued at $302.3 million, a 5% increase in weight and a 65% increase in value compared to 21 […]
January 21, 2018

Women’s Campaigns Flourish beyond Iran Protests

By Stefania D’Ignoti for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. As the protests in Iran dominated international news in early January, an editor of Grazia asked Farian Sabahi, a historian who specializes in Iran and the Middle East, to comment on the protests ravaging her country. […]
January 21, 2018

56,076 cars imported in 9 months

TEHRAN- Iran imported 56,076 cars valued at over $1.488 billion during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017), ISNA reported on Saturday citing the data by Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration...
January 20, 2018

Iranian light crude oil price rises $1.69 per barrel in a week

TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose $1.69 in the week ended on January 12 to settle at $69.26 per barrel, Shana news agency reported on Saturday.
January 20, 2018

Iran’s crude monthly output rises 8,000bpd

TEHRAN- According to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on January 18, Iran’s oil production, based on secondary sources, stood at 4.405 million barrels per day (bpd) in December, up 8,000 bpd from that of November.
January 20, 2018

Belarus determined to tighten economic ties with Iran

TERHAN- On the threshold of the 14th meeting of Iran-Belarus Joint Economic Committee, Belarusian Industry Minister Vitali Vouk told IRNA on Friday that his country is determined to boost economic ties with Iran.
January 20, 2018

Iran’s monthly crude output rises 8,000bpd

TEHRAN- According to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on January 18, Iran’s oil production, based on secondary sources, stood at 4.405 million barrels per day (bpd) in December, up 8,000 bpd from that of November.
January 20, 2018

Air Pollution Shuts Schools in Southwestern Iran

Kindergartens and schools in 15 cities of Iran’s southwestern province of Khuzestan will be closed down on Saturday because of heavy dust pollution. The Crisis Management Department of Khuzestan Province, in a statement, announced that kindergartens, as well as primary, secondary and high schools in 15 cities of the province would remain closed on Saturday […]
January 20, 2018

Sri Lanka to settle $42m oil dues to Iran by Feb.

TEHRAN - Sri Lanka is going to pay $42 million of its oil dues to Iran this February, Sri Lankan Daily Mirror reported citing the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
January 20, 2018

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Expert Trainer for ToT in participatory Program Cycle Management, Relief International Protection Manager, Relief International Chief Operating Officer, Relief International SGP Programme Assistant, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Data Entry Assistant, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Information Management Officer, United Nations Office on Drugs and […]
January 19, 2018

Iran Files $4.9bn Complaint against Deutsche Boerse

The Central Bank of Iran (CBI), also known as Bank Markazi, has filed a suit in Luxembourg against Deutsche Boerse’s Clearstream unit seeking to recover $4.9 billion in assets plus interest, the German stock exchange operator said on Thursday. The assets, frozen on suspicion of terror financing and in part paid to victims, include $1.9 […]
January 19, 2018

How Rouhani can Combat Corruption in Iran’s Budget

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. A full appreciation of the root causes of the recent protests in Iran requires deep and concise analysis of the socio-economic and socio-political realities in the country. Notwithstanding, even prior to these protests, there […]
January 19, 2018

Iran Amputates Man’s Hand in “Shocking Act of Cruelty”

Amnesty International is outraged by reports that Iranian authorities have amputated the hand of a man convicted of theft. The amputation, which was conducted by guillotine, took place yesterday in the central prison in Mashhad city in north-eastern Razavi Khorasan province, according to the state-sponsored newspaper Khorasan News. According to Khorasan News, the 34-year-old man, […]
January 19, 2018

Iran’s oil revenue jumps near 50%

TEHRAN – Iran’s revenues from crude oil and oil products exports reached 536.8 trillion rials (about $12.128 billion) in the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-November 21, 2017) up 49 percent compared to its preceding ye...
January 19, 2018

Ban on rice imports to be waived from Sunday

TEHRAN-Iran waived the ban on rice imports for a five-month period starting from Sunday, Tasnim news agency reported on Friday.
January 19, 2018

Iran, Pakistan in accord to revive Zahedan-Quetta railway service

TEHRAN- Iran and Pakistan agreed to revive passenger train service between Iran’s Zahedan in south eastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan and Pakistan’s Quetta in Balochistan till mid-September 2018, IRNA reported on Thursday.