August 16, 2017

Russia’s Volgograd to host 1st exhibit of Iranian products

TEHRAN – An exclusive exhibition for Iranian goods kicked off in the Russian city of Volgograd on Wednesday, Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) of Iran reported.
August 16, 2017

Russia’s Volgograd to host 1st exhibit of Iranian products

TEHRAN – An exclusive exhibition for Iranian goods kicked off in the Russian city of Volgograd on Wednesday, Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) of Iran reported.
August 16, 2017

Iranian trade delegation to visit Ukraine in mid-Sep.

TEHRAN - Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) plans to dispatch a trade delegation to Ukraine on September 11-14, the portal of ICCIMA announced.
August 16, 2017

TEDPIX gains 45 points in a day

TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 45 points to end Wednesday’s trade at 81,741, Tasnim news agency reported.
August 16, 2017

Infographic: Facebook Usage Statistics in Iran

Facebook is the largest social media and social network with more than two billion users all around the world. But how is Facebook doing in Iran?

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August 16, 2017

Iran signs $7b drilling deal with Turkey, Russia

ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran's Ghadir Investment Holding has signed a $7 billion agreement with Turkey's Unit International and Russia's state-owned Zarubezhneft to drill for oil and natural gas in Iran, the Turkish company announced on Tuesday.
August 16, 2017

DNO Submits Plan for Changouleh Oil Field

The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has received a proposal from Norway’s DNO oil and gas operator for the development of Changouleh Oil Field, a major one in western parts of the country. Gholam-Reza Manouchehri, the deputy for development and engineering affairs of NIOC confirmed that DNO’s proposed plan for the development of Changuleh oil […]
August 16, 2017

The real footprint of the IRGC in Iran’s economy

By Bijan Khajehpour for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The Iranian economy consists of three distinct sectors: public, private and semi-state — which includes religious, revolutionary, military foundations and cooperatives, as well as social security and pension funds. Experts agree that as a […]
August 16, 2017

Over 12m tons of goods loaded, unloaded at Iranian ports in a month

TEHRAN- Some 12.631 million tons of goods were loaded and unloaded at ports of Iran during the fourth Iranian calendar month, Tir, (June 22 – July 22), with 2.3 percent fall from 12.93 million tons in its previous month, Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.
August 16, 2017

TEDPIX adds 36 points in a day

TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 36 points to end Tuesday’s trade at 81,696, Tasnim news agency reported.
August 16, 2017

Iran’s hand-woven carpet exports jump 3.7% in 4 months

TEHRAN- “Iran exported $89 million of hand-woven carpets during the first four months of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21- July 22, 2017), showing an increase of 3.7 percent in terms of value,” IRIB new quoted Hamid Kargar, the head of Iran's National Carpet Center, as saying on Tuesday.
August 16, 2017

China to fund $250m construction hypermarket project in Iran

TEHRAN- Beijing Construction Engineering Group (BCEG) is to finance $250 million in a project for building a hypermarket of construction materials in Iran.
August 15, 2017

Silk Road Startup: 8 Pitch Competitions Around Iran in 10 Days

For the first time in Iran, a series of startup pitch competitions will be held in 8 cities of the country in 10 days. The 10 best startups from these cities will be selected to pitch during the finals in Kish Island in front of the local and international jury. Registration for startups is now open.

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August 15, 2017

Eurasian Economic Union expects to sign free trade deal with Iran this year

A temporary agreement on establishing a free trade zone between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and Iran may be signed in 2017, Chairman of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Board Tigran Sargsyan said Monday.
August 15, 2017

Ukraine could facilitate Iran’s petchem export to Europe: NPC head

TEHRAN- Iran’s National Petrochemical Company (NPC) Managing Director Marziyeh Shahdaie said Ukraine could pave the way for the export of Iranian petrochemical products to Europe, Shana news agency reported
August 15, 2017

Iran restarts oil swaps with Caspian states after 7-year hiatus

Iran's oil swap in the Caspian Sea has resumed following a roughly seven-year suspension, National Iranian Oil Company reported.
August 15, 2017

Omani Delegation Visits Iran for Trade Talks

An Omani trade delegation paid a visit to the southeastern Iranian southern port city of Jask, Hormozgan province, to discuss ways to improve economic ties between the two nations, a report said. Headed by Khamis bin Abdullah al Farsi, the director general of commerce at Oman’s Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the mission held a […]
August 15, 2017

Talent Continues to Leave Iran in Droves

By Zahra Alipour for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Seven exceptionally talented Iranian math students lost their lives in a bus crash on March 17, 1998. One of them was enrolled at Tehran University, while the others were studying at Sharif University of Technology. […]
August 15, 2017

Iran in Talks with Airbus to Buy 45 Medical Helicopters

Iran’s Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan said Tehran is in negotiation with European aircraft maker Airbus to purchase 45 helicopters for civilian use. “The Health Ministry is planning to order 45 HEMS (Helicopter Emergency Medical Service) helicopters and the purchase is being negotiated by the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development,” Fakhrieh Kashan said […]
August 15, 2017

Iran to Hold Exhibition in Istanbul in October

An exhibition of Iranian products and goods is planned to be staged in the Turkish city of Istanbul in late October, according to the Iranian Embassy in Turkey. The Iran Solo Exhibition will open on October 25 and last until October 28, the commercial attaché of the embassy, Hamid Zadboum announced. It will be launched […]