August 30, 2017

PTTEP submits Study Results on Iran Oilfields

Thailand’s PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) has handed over the result of its studies on a number of Iranian oil and gas fields to the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC). The studies included development projects of Changouleh, Balal and Dalamperi oilfields in Iran. NIOC will weigh studies of the Thai company to […]
August 30, 2017

Singaporean Firm Fined for Violating Sanctions

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has announced a $415,350 settlement with COSL Singapore Ltd, headquartered in Singapore, to settle COSL Singapore’s potential civil liability for 55 apparent violations of the Iranian Transactions and Sanctions Regulations, 31 C.F.R. Part 560 (ITSR). Between on or about October 7, 2011 to […]
August 29, 2017

Understanding Payroll in Iran

Understanding Payroll in Iran could be both simple and complex. Read this article to understand more about tax and payroll requirements in Iran.

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August 29, 2017

Iran produces 3.8m bpd of oil, exports 2.6m barrels: Zanganeh

TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh put the country’s oil production at 3.8 million barrels per day (bpd) of which 2.6 million barrels is exported to world markets, IRNA reported on Monday.
August 29, 2017

Credit lines worth $30b open next month

TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Finance Minister Mohammad Khazaei said that Iran will ink deals for opening $30 billion in credit lines with some Asian countries within the next month.
August 29, 2017

Capital market value up 0.9% in 5 months

TEHRAN- Iran’s capital market value has risen 0.9 percent during five months since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22), TSE announced in a press conference on Monday.
August 29, 2017

Inflation rate stands at 8.8% in rural areas

TEHRAN- The Statistical Center of Iran has announced that the inflation rate in the rural areas for the 12-month period ended in the last day of the fifth Iranian calendar month of Mordad (August 22) compared to the same period in the previous year hit...
August 28, 2017

Iran Mobile Internet Users Reach 41 Million

According to the latest statistics by Iran’s Ministry of Communications, mobile internet users in the country have reached to 41 million. 

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August 28, 2017

Expansion of trade with EEC top priority of Iran’s TPO

TEHRAN- In a meeting with Kazakhstan’s deputy prime minister, head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO)underscored the vitality of developing all-out ties with Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) as his organization's top priority.
August 28, 2017

10 IPC deals expected to be signed by March 2018: Zanganeh

TEHRAN – National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) is expected to sign 10 deals based on Iran’s new model of oil contracts (known as IPC) by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018), Shana reported on Monday quoting Iranian oil minister as saying.
August 28, 2017

Iran eyeing more foreign investment in its capital market

Iran is planning to attract more foreign investors to its capital market through holding a series of international conferences to introduce this market, Hamid Rouhbakhsh, the director of public relations and international affairs of Tehran Stock Exchan...
August 28, 2017

Iran-EU Trade Hits €9.9bn in 6 Months

The total value of bilateral trade between Iran and the European Union (EU) over the first half of 2017 has reached about 9.9 billion euros, according to data released by the European Commission. The total trade between Iran and the 28-nation bloc in the first six months of the current year amounted to €9.9 billion, […]
August 28, 2017

Apple Removes all Iranian Apps from App Store

Apple Inc. has removed all Iranian apps from its App Store, a move the technology giant attributed to US economic sanctions, reports said. Popular apps for food delivery, ride-hailing and other services in Iran have been removed in recent weeks. Citing Iranian media, the Associated Press said the Cupertino, Calif., tech giant had removed all […]
August 28, 2017

Education key Battleground as Rouhani’s second term begins

By Zep Kalb for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran’s parliament opened negotiations on President Hassan Rouhani’s proposed second-term Cabinet on Aug. 15. That day, the re-elected moderate president said he had been “under no pressure from any faction, party or group” in picking his 17 […]
August 28, 2017

Increasing productivity top priority for Agriculture Ministry

TEHRAN- Iranian Agriculture Minister Mahmoud Hojjati named increasing productivity as the main target of his ministry in the new government during the next four years, IRNA quoted him as saying on Sunday.
August 28, 2017

Annual pistachio exports to hit 150,000 tons by Mar. 2018

TEHRAN- “Iran is expected to export 150,000 tons of pistachio, worth $1.5 billion, by the current Iranian yearend (March 20, 2018), Mohsen Jalalpour, the chairman of Iran Pistachio Association, told IRNA on Sunday.
August 28, 2017

Ceylon tea: A journey to the land of green magic

When earlier this month I got an invitation to attend the 150th anniversary of Ceylon tea industry in Sri Lanka, I didn’t know much about the country.
August 28, 2017

Iran to start gas exports to Basra in near future

TEHRAN – National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) plans to start exporting natural gas to the Iraqi city of Basra in near future, ISNA reported on Sunday quoting an NIGC official as saying.
August 28, 2017

Transport projects take center stage in ‘Government Week’

Government Week (August 24-30) marks the martyrdom anniversary of President Mohammad-Ali Rajaei and Prime Minister Mohammad-Javad Bahonar on August 30, 1981, just two years after the victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979.
August 27, 2017

All You Need to Know About Internet Censorship in Iran

Western media has been picturing Iran as one of the countries with heavy internet censorship. But if you dig more you will find out that basically, every country and many social media websites have internet censorship.

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