January 16, 2018

Annual cargo transit capacity in ports at 20m tons

TEHRAN- According to one of the deputy heads of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (POM) transit capacity of Iranian ports have reached 20 million tons per annum, IRNA reported on Monday.
January 16, 2018

Annual cargo transit capacity in ports at 20m tons

TEHRAN- According to one of the deputy heads of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (POM) transit capacity of Iranian ports have reached 20 million tons per annum, IRNA reported on Monday.
January 15, 2018

Renault’s Iran Sales up 49%

By John Lee. France’s Renault has reported that its vehicle sales in Iran rose 49.3 percent in 2017. With sales of 162,079 units for the year, the company claims a market share of 10.8 percent (up 2.4 percentage points), on the back of the success of the Tondar and Sandero models. The figures include sales […]
January 15, 2018

Iran Growth fuels Sinclair Pharma Growth

By John Lee. International aesthetics company Sinclair Pharma has said it has seen strong growth in Iran. In an unaudited trading update, the UK-based company said: “Ellansé delivered revenues of £9.6 million compared to £8.1 million in the prior year representing growth of 18% (10% at constant currency). This reflected strong growth in many markets, especially  […]
January 15, 2018

Stricken Iran Oil Tanker Sinks

The Iranian oil tanker which hit a Chinese freighter last Saturday sank after all efforts to save its 32 on-board crew members failed. The tanker, which carried 970,000 barrels of crude oil, collided with a Chinese balk freighter in East China Sea on January 6, killing all the 32 crew members. Rescue operations began by […]
January 15, 2018

Video: Iran Unblocks Telegram Messaging App

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran’s government has unblocked the popular social media app, Telegram. Activists had used it to share videos of anti-government protests not shown on state media. The government criticised the company for not filtering […]
January 15, 2018

Border terminals development cost at near $160m in a year

TEHRAN- Some seven trillion rials (about $159.817 million) has been expended for development of transportation terminals at border locations in Iran during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2017), IRNA reported on Monday quoting Reza N...
January 15, 2018

Border terminals development cost at near $160m in a year

TEHRAN- Some seven trillion rials (about $159.817 million) has been expended for development of transportation terminals at border locations in Iran during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2017), IRNA reported on Monday quoting Reza N...
January 15, 2018

108 dams under construction across Iran: official

TEHRAN – Managing director of Iran Water Resources Management Company said 108 dams are under construction across the country, of which 29 ones are prioritized to be inaugurated by the end of the Sixth Five-Year National Development Plan (March 2021).
January 15, 2018

108 dams under construction across Iran: official

TEHRAN – Managing director of Iran Water Resources Management Company said 108 dams are under construction across the country, of which 29 ones are prioritized to be inaugurated by the end of the Sixth Five-Year National Development Plan (March 2021).
January 15, 2018

Iran’s petchem output stands at near 40m tons in 9 months

TEHRAN- Petrochemical production in Iran during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017) stood at over 39.9 million tons, IRNA reported on Monday citing the data offered by the National Petrochemical Compa...
January 15, 2018

Iran’s petchem output stands at near 40m tons in 9 months

TEHRAN- Petrochemical production in Iran during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017) stood at over 39.9 million tons, IRNA reported on Monday citing the data offered by the National Petrochemical Compa...
January 15, 2018

Rouhani’s Government Kept Its Promise to Protect Social Media Apps From a Permanent Ban

President Rouhani kept his promise to protect social media apps from a permanent ban. This happened while the decision for blocking Instagram and Telegram was made by Iran’s Supreme National Security Council and not by Rouhani’s administration itself. With the recent incidents in Iran, Telegram and Instagram got temporarily banned on December 31, by an […]

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January 15, 2018

Transit of goods via Iran rises 13% in 9 months

TEHRAN- Transit of goods via Iran rose 13 percent during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017) compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to a customs official.
January 15, 2018

Transit of goods via Iran rises 13% in 9 months

TEHRAN- Transit of goods via Iran rose 13 percent during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017) compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to a customs official.
January 15, 2018

World Bank forecasts 4% GDP growth for Iran in 2018

TEHRAN- In its January 2018 report of Global Economic Prospects, the World Bank forecasted a four-percent growth for Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2018.
January 15, 2018

World Bank forecasts 4% GDP growth for Iran in 2018

TEHRAN- In its January 2018 report of Global Economic Prospects, the World Bank forecasted a four-percent growth for Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2018.
January 15, 2018

Aluminum ingot production exceeds 226,707 tons

TEHRAN- Iran produced 226,707 tons of aluminum ingots during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-Decemebr 21, 2017), according to a report released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organ...
January 15, 2018

Aluminum ingot production exceeds 226,707 tons

TEHRAN- Iran produced 226,707 tons of aluminum ingots during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-Decemebr 21, 2017), according to a report released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organ...
January 15, 2018

Tidewater Middle East to organize marine conference in Chabahar

TEHRAN- The 25th Conference of Coordinating Marine Organizations of Iran is scheduled to be held in Chabahar Free Zone (southeastern Iran) on January 30 and 31.