November 19, 2017

Total can’t leave Iran’s gas deal under U.S. pressure: Zanganeh

TEHRAN - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Saturday that the French energy company Total cannot leave the gas deal with Iran under U.S. political pressures, Press TV reported.
November 19, 2017

Exports from South Pars oil layer exceed 4.2m barrels

TEHRAN- Exports of crude oil from the oil layer of Iran’s South Pars field (in the Persian Gulf) has hit 4.26 million barrels during the eight stages since start of export from the layer in the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2017...
November 19, 2017

Exports from South Pars oil layer exceed 4.2m barrels

TEHRAN- Exports of crude oil from the oil layer of Iran’s South Pars field (in the Persian Gulf) has hit 4.26 million barrels during the eight stages since start of export from the layer in the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2017...
November 19, 2017

Iran emerges as Health Tourism Destination

By Maysam Bizaer for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Tourism is nowadays at the core of attention of many governments across the world because of its major contribution to social and economic development. As the World Tourism Organization states, the business volume of tourism […]
November 18, 2017

84 Hottest Startups Pitching in Iran — What I Learned as Jury Member of Silk Road Startup

During October 22–31 I was a proud member of the jury of the Silk Road Startup tour where we had 8 pitching events (think shark-tank style) in 7 cities of the country. The tour with over 100 local organizers turned the country’s eyes to the startup community and the top 84 startups in Iran!

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November 18, 2017

Inside the world of Social Media Advertising in Iran

By Holly Dagres, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Fatemeh sits in the driver’s seat of the car with a PlayStation 4 on her lap. “Happy Birthday,” she shouts at her husband as he hops in the car. Mohamaad is ecstatic and asks […]
November 18, 2017

UK Firm in Iran Healthcare Deal

Oncimmune Holdings plc, a leading early cancer detection company developing and commercialising its proprietary EarlyCDT® platform technology, has announced that it has signed an exclusive agreement for distribution of its EarlyCDT®-Lung test in Iran with Tarvand Sina Tajhiz Co., an Iranian provider of test services and kits to the medical community. The agreement allows for the sale of […]
November 16, 2017

Singapore Firm signs deal to Study Iran Oilfield

The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Singapore’s Berlanga signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the latter to start studies on development of Iran’s Dalpari Oilfield. The deal was signed by Gholamreza Manouchehri, NIOC deputy managing director for development of engineering, and Shyngys Kulzhamov, director of Berlanga UK, in Tehran on Wednesday. West Oil […]
November 16, 2017

Iran, Austria Discuss Closer Trade Ties

Head of Iran’s Chamber of Commerce Gholam Hossein Shafei and Austrian Ambassador to Tehran Stefan Scholz exchanged views about ways to promote bilateral relations between Tehran and Vienna in diverse fields, economy in particular. Speaking at the meeting, held in Tehran on Tuesday, Shafei said Iran’s relations with Austria have been special compared to its […]
November 16, 2017

Iran-Ghana Commission for Cooperation in Accra

The sixth session of the Iran-Ghana Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) is underway in Accra, the capital of the African country. The two-day meeting seeks to enhance the level of partnership and cooperation to incorporate new thematic areas of policies concerns and initiatives between the two countries, Ghana news agency reported. The areas for […]
November 16, 2017

Indian Wheat Reaches Afghanistan via Iranian Port

Afghanistan has received an inaugural consignment of wheat from India through Iran’s strategic port of Chabahar, opening a new trade and transit route for the landlocked nation that bypasses neighboring Pakistan, a report said. The shipment of almost 15,000 tons of wheat dispatched from India’s western port of Kandla on October 29 reached the Iranian […]
November 16, 2017

EU Visitor Impressed by Iran’s Progress in Food Industry

A member of a visiting delegation from the European Union said she was impressed by the level of standard of certain sectors of the food industry in Iran, hailing the country’s advances despite foreign sanctions. A 70-strong delegation from the European Union, led by the EU’s Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan, is […]
November 15, 2017

Iranian hand-woven carpet exports jump 13% in 6 months

TEHRAN- “Iran exported $153 million of hand-woven carpets during the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21- September 22, 2017), showing an increase of 13 percent in terms of value,” IRIB new quoted Hamid Kargar, the head of Iran's ...
November 15, 2017

Iranian hand-woven carpet exports jump 13% in 6 months

TEHRAN- “Iran exported $153 million of hand-woven carpets during the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21- September 22, 2017), showing an increase of 13 percent in terms of value,” IRIB new quoted Hamid Kargar, the head of Iran's ...
November 15, 2017

Austria calls for increasing trade volume with Iran

TEHRAN – Austrian ambassador in Tehran expressed his country’s willingness for increasing the volume of trade with Iran, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported on Wednesday.
November 15, 2017

ICCIMA to establish joint comittee with Singapore

TEHRAN – Head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) called for establishing a joint committee with Singapore to develop trade relations with the Asian country, the portal of ICCIMA announced on Wednesday.
November 15, 2017

ICCIMA to establish joint comittee with Singapore

TEHRAN – Head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) called for establishing a joint committee with Singapore to develop trade relations with the Asian country, the portal of ICCIMA announced on Wednesday.
November 15, 2017

Iran building cement factory in Ghana

TEHRAN – The ground was laid for a $30-million cement factory, jointly funded by Iran and Ghana, in Dawa Industrial Enclave in the African country.
November 15, 2017

Iran building cement factory in Ghana

TEHRAN – The ground was laid for a $30-million cement factory, jointly funded by Iran and Ghana, in Dawa Industrial Enclave in the African country.
November 15, 2017

Iranian banks’ 7-month loans to economic sector up 12.6% on year

TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the Iranian banks provided domestic economic sectors with above 3.13 trillion rials (about $76.2 million) of loans during the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (ending on Octob...