October 31, 2017

Video: Iran “Living Up to the Nuclear Deal”

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Yukiya Amano, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), was in Tehran on Sunday, his first visit since US President Donald Trump told Congress that Iran is not complying with the […]
October 31, 2017

Indigo Holdings Invests in 4 New Businesses

Indigo Holdings plc, the Middle East focused Investment Company that provides investors with exposure to early stage businesses, has announced the Company’s interim results for the six month period to 30 June 2017. A summary of the Company’s investments since its flotation on the NEX Exchange Growth Market in February 2017, having raised a total […]
October 31, 2017

BBC Complains to UN on behalf of Persian Staff

The BBC has filed an urgent complaint to David Kaye, UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression, on behalf of the staff of its BBC Persian service. The urgent complaint has also been sent to Asma Jahangir, UN Special Rapporteur on human rights in Iran, […]
October 30, 2017

SEO aims to draw more global investors

TEHRAN - One of Iran’s Securities and Exchange Organization (SEO)’s main goals is to attract more foreign investors to the country’s capital market through holding a series of international conferences to introduce this market, SEO Head Shapour Mohammadi told the Tehran Times in an interview on the sidelines of the 23rd Press Exhibition on Sunday.
October 30, 2017

Tehran’s property market witnesses 34% growth in a month

TEHRAN- The number of real estate deals in Iran’s capital city Tehran shows a 34.4 percent rise during the seventh Iranian calendar month of Mehr (September 23-October 22) compared to the same month in the past year, according to a recent report by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).
October 30, 2017

Iran, Qatar hold transport co-op talks

TEHRAN- Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Abbas Akhoundi and Qatari Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti held talks over cooperation on various transportation sectors, the official website of Iran’s Transport Ministry reported on Monday.
October 30, 2017

Saudi Arabia Bets Its Future on High Tech and Robots with Project Neom

Saudi Arabia has unveiled its ambitious mega project called Neom, a high-tech business hub based on artificial intelligence and Internet of things. Are we going to see a humanoid robot colony emerging from the Middle East in the upcoming decades?

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October 29, 2017

Tehran to host ANGVA 2017 Conference, Exhibition

TEHRAN- Based on the 28th board meeting of the Asia Pacific Natural Gas Vehicles Association (ANGVA), Iran has been selected as the host of the 7th ANGVA Biennial International Conference and Exhibition (ANGVA 2017).
October 29, 2017

Norouz-zadeh appointed new managing director of NPC

TEHRAN- Seyed Reza Norouz-zadeh was appointed as the new managing director of Iran’s National Petrochemical Company (NPC), Shana reported on Sunday.
October 29, 2017

India launches trade route to Afghanistan via Iran

TEHRAN- India launched a trade route to Afghanistan via Iran through shipping its first consignment of wheat to Afghanistan on Sunday, bypassing longtime rival Pakistan.
October 29, 2017

IRISL to re-open office in South Africa

TEHRAN - The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) plans to reopen a representative office in South Africa, IRNA reported on Saturday quoting IRISL’s managing director as saying.
October 28, 2017

India plans to form panel on development of Iran’s Chabahar Port

TEHRAN- Indian government plans to set up a panel of secretaries on development of the Iranian southeastern port of Chabahar.
October 28, 2017

Russia seeking to develop 10 oil, gas fields in Iran

TEHRAN – Iranian and Russian companies are mulling over cooperation for development of 10 oil and gas fields in Iran, IRNA reported on Saturday, quoting a National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) official.
October 28, 2017

Tehran, Moscow confer on boosting economic, industrial, energy co-op

TEHRAN- Iranian Transport Minister Abbas Akhoundi and Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak discussed the ways to expand cooperation between the two countries in economic, industrial and energy sectors, IRNA reported.
October 28, 2017

British companies eager for expansion of trade with Iran

TEHRAN – Hamid Baeidinejad, Iran’s ambassador in London, said British companies are interested in Iran’s market and call for expansion of economic ties with the country, IRNA reported.
October 28, 2017

Could Harajome Become Iran’s National Shopping Holiday?

Black Friday, the shopping holiday which originated from western countries has become a familiar concept in Asian and Middle Eastern countries including Iran. Today many Iranian online retailers have localized this holiday and offer irresistible and heavy discounted campaigns. Can a special shopping day in Iran help boost the country’s e-commerce scene?

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October 27, 2017

Tehran, Baku discuss expansion of economic co-op

TEHRAN- Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Masoud Karbasian and Azerbaijani Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev discussed the ways to boost economic cooperation between the two countries in different sectors.
October 27, 2017

Iran ready to supply 1000-3000MW of electricity to Pakistan

TEHRAN- Iran is ready to supply 1000-3000 megawatts of electricity to Pakistan if Islamabad signs an agreement with Tehran, according to Iranian Ambassador to Pakistan Mehdi Honardoost.
October 27, 2017

Oil exports from Iran expected at 2.09m bpd in Oct.

TEHRAN- Iran’s crude oil exports for October are set to stand at 2.09 million barrels per day (bpd), Reuters reported quoting a person with knowledge of the country's tanker loading schedule.
October 27, 2017

Iran, Russia sign MOU on house construction

TEHRAN- Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Abbas Akhoundi and Russian Minister of Construction Housing and Utilities Sector Mikhail Men signed an MOU on construction of houses on Thursday.