January 8, 2018

Official Denies China’s Ban on Investment in Iran

Head of Iran-China Joint Chamber of Commerce denied reports about the Chinese government’s ban on investment in Iran, saying more and more investors from China are visiting Iran for business activities. In an interview with Tasnim on Saturday, Asadollah Asgaroladi pointed to the rising number of Chinese delegations visiting Iran to weigh investment opportunities, saying […]
January 8, 2018

Iranian Oil Tanker Giving Off Poisonous Gases: NITC Chief

An Iranian oil tanker, which caught fire after colliding with a bulk freighter off China’s east coast, is giving off poisonous gases, hindering rescue work there, the managing director of the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) said. Leakage of the poisonous gases have hindered rescue work and cleanup efforts around the oil tanker Sanchi, which […]
January 8, 2018

Iran grapples with how to deal with Protests

By Ali Hashem for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Roughly a week after protests began in several Iranian cities, the main challenge facing the establishment in Tehran is how to deal with them. On Dec. 28, few thought that the gathering of a few […]
January 8, 2018

Loading of First Platform of South Pars Phase 14

An operation to load the first platform of Phase 14 of Iran’s giant South Pars gas field, which has been designed and manufactured by the country’s domestic experts, began on Tuesday. The loading of the gas platform 14A on to a ship off the southern port city of Bandar Abbas started on Tuesday morning. The […]
January 8, 2018

Divesting state-run shares projected to earn $2.4b of income

TEHRAN- The speaker of Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO) announced that in its planned budget for the next Iranian calendar year 1397 (starting March 21, 2018), the government expects to earn some 106 trillion rials (about $2.45 billion) of inco...
January 8, 2018

Major steel producers’ output at 12.775m tons in 9 months

TEHRAN- Iran’s major steel producers produced 12.775 million tons of crude steel during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017), Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization...
January 8, 2018

Major steel producers’ output at 12.775m tons in 9 months

TEHRAN- Iran’s major steel producers produced 12.775 million tons of crude steel during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017), Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization...
January 8, 2018

TITE 2018 to host 500 Iranian, foreign companies

TEHRAN- The 11 edition of Tehran International Tourism Exhibition (TITE 2018) is to host 500 Iranian and foreign companies from February 23 to 26, IRIB news reported on Sunday.
January 8, 2018

TITE 2018 to host 500 Iranian, foreign companies

TEHRAN- The 11th edition of Tehran International Tourism Exhibition (TITE 2018) is to host 500 Iranian and foreign companies from February 23 to 26, IRIB news reported on Sunday.
January 7, 2018

Iranian crude oil closes 2017 with a $65.77 record mark

TEHRAN - Iranian light crude oil price reached the record high of $65.77 per barrel on December 30, 2017, registering a $12.46 increase compared to last year’s figure for the same date.
January 7, 2018

Iranian crude oil closes 2017 with a $65.77 record mark

TEHRAN - Iranian light crude oil price reached the record high of $65.77 per barrel on December 30, 2017, registering a $12.46 increase compared to last year’s figure for the same date.
January 7, 2018

Iran imposing export tax on iron ore facing strong opposition

Last month, Iranian Deputy Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Jafar Sarqeini announced that the government will impose a 10% export duty on iron ore from the beginning of the next Iranian calendar year 1397 (March 21, 2018) and plans to increase the f...
January 7, 2018

Iran imposing export tax on iron ore facing strong opposition

Last month, Iranian Deputy Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Jafar Sarqeini announced that the government will impose a 10% export duty on iron ore from the beginning of the next Iranian calendar year 1397 (March 21, 2018) and plans to increase the f...
January 7, 2018

32 missing after Iranian, Chinese vessels collide

TEHRAN – An Iranian oil tanker heading to South Korea, collided with a Chinese cargo ship off the coast of east China on Saturday due to which the tanker’s 32 crew members went missing.
January 7, 2018

32 missing after Iranian, Chinese vessels collide

TEHRAN – An Iranian oil tanker heading to South Korea, collided with a Chinese cargo ship off the coast of east China on Saturday due to which the tanker’s 32 crew members went missing.
January 7, 2018

Iran’s Parliament Is Against Keeping Telegram Blocked, but There’s a Condition

Telegram’s fate in Iran is still uncertain. However, a number of government bodies including the Iranian Parliament is against keeping this messaging app blocked. A spokesman for the Iranian Parliament also has warned Telegram officials that there are serious alternatives to replace this app if Telegram does not make a pledge. 

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January 7, 2018

Iranian oil tanker collides with Chinese freighter, 32 missing

Thirty-two crew members, including 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis, have gone missing after two vessels collided off China's east coast on Saturday evening, China's Ministry of Transport said Sunday.
January 7, 2018

Iranian oil tanker collides with Chinese freighter, 32 missing

Thirty-two crew members, including 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis, have gone missing after two vessels collided off China's east coast on Saturday evening, China's Ministry of Transport said Sunday.
January 7, 2018

Iran Self-Sufficient in Gas Turbo-Compressors

The CEO of the Iranian Gas Engineering and Development Company (IGEDC) announced that the country has become self-sufficient in manufacturing turbo-compressor units used for transfer of natural gas. Speaking to the Tasnim News Agency, Hassan Montazer Torbati pointed to the country’s Resistance Economy policy and said indigenizing widely used and strategic equipment is one of […]
January 7, 2018

IRGC Media Producers open New Front against Rouhani

By Dr. Narges Bajoghli for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. In a style typical of state television, a young interviewer stands on a sidewalk in a busy area and asks passersby their opinions about the recent outpouring of protests across Iran. A man […]