August 19, 2017

Proposed transport minister elaborates on future plans

TEHRAN- Last Tuesday and on the third day of the Iranian Parliament intensive sessions to discuss the credentials and backgrounds of President Hassan Rouhani’s proposed ministers, the turn came to Abbas Akhoundi, the ministerial nominee for transport and urban development to propose his future plans for the vote of confidence. However, the session did not conclude on the same day and was postponed to Saturday morning.
August 19, 2017

Proposed transport minister elaborates on future plans

TEHRAN- Last Tuesday and on the third day of the Iranian Parliament intensive sessions to discuss the credentials and backgrounds of President Hassan Rouhani’s proposed ministers, the turn came to Abbas Akhoundi, the ministerial nominee for transport and urban development to propose his future plans for the vote of confidence. However, the session did not conclude on the same day and was postponed to Saturday morning.
August 19, 2017

GDP growth top priority of Industry Ministry

TEHRAN- Increasing the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) is going to be the new industry ministry's top priority, President Rouhani’s ministerial nominee for industry, mining and trade Mohammad Shariatmadari announced on Saturday.
August 19, 2017

GDP growth top priority of Industry Ministry

TEHRAN- Increasing the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) is going to be the new industry ministry's top priority, President Rouhani’s ministerial nominee for industry, mining and trade Mohammad Shariatmadari announced on Saturday.
August 19, 2017

TEDPIX adds 163 points in a week

TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 163 points to 81,741 during the five dealing days (Saturday-Wednesday) of the past Iranian week ended on Friday, Tasnim news agency reported.
August 19, 2017

TEDPIX adds 163 points in a week

TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 163 points to 81,741 during the five dealing days (Saturday-Wednesday) of the past Iranian week ended on Friday, Tasnim news agency reported.
August 19, 2017

Supporting farmers to achieve food security on Agriculture Ministry agenda

TEHRAN- To tighten Iran’ food security, supporting farmers stands as the new agriculture ministry's top priority, President Rouhani’s ministerial nominee for agriculture Mahmoud Hojjati announced defending his future plans in an open session of Iranian parliament (Majlis) on Thursday.
August 19, 2017

Supporting farmers to achieve food security on Agriculture Ministry agenda

TEHRAN- To tighten Iran’ food security, supporting farmers stands as the new agriculture ministry's top priority, President Rouhani’s ministerial nominee for agriculture Mahmoud Hojjati announced defending his future plans in an open session of Iranian parliament (Majlis) on Thursday.
August 18, 2017

Iran, Syria to expand economic ties through chambers of commerce

TEHRAN – Iran and Syria’s chambers of commerce has put expansion of economic cooperation on the agenda and Iran’s private sector is eager for presence in Syria, IRIB reported on Friday quoting a deputy at Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) as saying.
August 18, 2017

Iran, Syria to expand economic ties through chambers of commerce

TEHRAN – Iran and Syria’s chambers of commerce has put expansion of economic cooperation on the agenda and Iran’s private sector is eager for presence in Syria, IRIB reported on Friday quoting a deputy at Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) as saying.
August 18, 2017

Tehran, Ashgabat mull over road transport cooperation

TEHRAN – An Iran-Turkmenistan meeting on expansion of road transport cooperation on the deputy transport ministers level was held in Ashgabat during which the two countries explored avenues of mutual cooperation, IRNA reported on Friday.
August 18, 2017

Tehran, Ashgabat mull over road transport cooperation

TEHRAN – An Iran-Turkmenistan meeting on expansion of road transport cooperation on the deputy transport ministers level was held in Ashgabat during which the two countries explored avenues of mutual cooperation, IRNA reported on Friday.
August 18, 2017

Iran capable to swap 500,000 bpd oil with Caspian Sea states: official

TEHRAN- Iran has the capacity to swap 500,000 barrels per day (bpd) of oil with the Caspian Sea littoral states, IRNA reported on Friday quoting Seyed Hamid Hosseini, the director for north part of the country in the Iranian Oil Pipelines and Telecommu...
August 18, 2017

Iran capable to swap 500,000 bpd oil with Caspian Sea states: official

TEHRAN- Iran has the capacity to swap 500,000 barrels per day (bpd) of oil with the Caspian Sea littoral states, IRNA reported on Friday quoting Seyed Hamid Hosseini, the director for north part of the country in the Iranian Oil Pipelines and Telecommu...
August 18, 2017

Ukraine Can Facilitate PetChem Exports to Europe

The Head of the National Petrochemical Company of Iran (NPC) Marzieh Shahdaei said Ukraine can facilitate exports of Iranian petrochemical products to Europe. In a meeting with Ukraine’s Ambassador to Tehran Sergei Buldiliak on Monday, Shahdaei called for enhanced cooperation between Tehran and Kiev in the sector of energy, Shana news agency reported. She added […]
August 18, 2017

Video: Iran to quit Nuclear Deal if US keeps Adding Sanctions

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. President Hassan Rouhani warns that Iran could abandon its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers within hours if the United States ...
August 17, 2017

Iran, Armenia agree to boost co-op on FTZs

TEHRAN- In a meeting between Iranian President’s Advisor Akbar Torkan and Armenian Minister of Economic Development and Investments Suren Karayan, the two sides mulled over expansion of cooperation on both sides' free trade zones (FTZs), IRNA reported on Wednesday.
August 17, 2017

Iran, Armenia agree to boost co-op on FTZs

TEHRAN- In a meeting between Iranian President’s Advisor Akbar Torkan and Armenian Minister of Economic Development and Investments Suren Karayan, the two sides mulled over expansion of cooperation on both sides' free trade zones (FTZs), IRNA reported on Wednesday.
August 17, 2017

Iran, Russia, Turkey Sign $7bn Drilling Deal

Turkey’s Unit International announced it has signed a $7 billion agreement with Iran’s Ghadir Investment Holding and Russia’s state-owned Zarubezhneft to drill for oil and natural gas in Iran. In a statement, Unit said the three companies had invested a total of $7 billion for the drilling, which would take place at three oil fields […]
August 17, 2017

Iran “Freezes Assets of BBC Persian Staff”

The BBC has said that Iranian authorities have frozen the assets of BBC Persian staff in Iran. BBC World Service Director Francesca Unsworth said the order was preventing staff from selling or buying property, cars and other goods. The service, which broadcasts on TV, on radio and online, is banned in Iran. More from BBC […]