August 8, 2017

€3bn Siemens Credit Line on the way

By John Lee. Germany’s Siemens is reported to be preparing to provide 3 billion euros in financing for rail and power projects in Iran. Deputy Minister of Road and Urban Development for International Affairs, Asghar Fakhriyeh-Kashan, said on Tuesday: “Through financing a number of construction projects, Siemens plans to enter into a joint venture with […]
August 8, 2017

Full List of Rouhani’s New Cabinet

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday submitted the list of his proposed ministerial picks to the Parliament for a vote of confidence, four days after his swearing-in ceremony. Iranian Vice President for parliamentary affairs, Hossein Ali Amiri, submitted the list of the proposed ministers to the Parliament’s presiding board on Tuesday. President Rouhani took the […]
August 8, 2017

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Consultant for Cash Impact Assessment, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Cash Based Intervention Assistant, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation Officer, UNICEF Social Policy Specialist, UNICEF WASH Manager, Relief International Protection Advisor, Relief International (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)
August 8, 2017

Tehran to host 1,278 companies in intl. building expo

TEHRAN- Some 887 Iranian and 391 foreign companies are to take part in the 17th International Exhibition of Building & Construction Industry in Tehran, ISNA reported on Tuesday.
August 8, 2017

Passenger car output rises near 21% in 4 months yr/yr

TEHRAN- Iran manufactured 410,673 passenger cars during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22), a 20.9 percent growth compared to the same period of time in the past year, IRIB reported on Monday.
August 8, 2017

Iran, Moldova review trade ties

TEHRAN- Moldova's President Igor Dodon and Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) Chairman Gholam-Hossein Shafeie explored avenues of broadening trade bonds in Tehran on Monday.
August 8, 2017

Annual fishery exports hit $412m

TEHRAN- Iran exported $412 million of fisheries in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), IRNA quoted Hassan Salehi, the head of Iran’s Fisheries Organization, as saying on Monday.
August 8, 2017

Iran-Ghana Joint Economic Committee meeting to be held in 2 months

TEHRAN- “Iran-Ghana Joint Economic Committee meeting is to be held in two months,” a managing director from Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) announced after a meeting between high ranking officials from the two countries, the official website of TPO reported.
August 7, 2017

How Instagram Is Doing Experiment on You

If you are an Instagram user, you have probably noticed the way that Instagram sorts the user stories and the viewers of your story. But how does this affect your personal life?

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August 7, 2017

Renault forms €660m joint venture in Iran

TEHRAN – French automaker Renault inked a €660-million deal in Tehran on Monday to create a joint venture company for establishing a plant with an initial production capacity of 150,000 vehicles a year.
August 7, 2017

Renault forms €660m joint venture in Iran

TEHRAN – French automaker Renault inked a €660-million deal in Tehran on Monday to create a joint venture company for establishing a plant with an initial production capacity of 150,000 vehicles a year.
August 7, 2017

MTN’s IIG Expands 40-fold

By John Lee. South African telco MTN has given an update on its operations in Iran. In its financial results for the year ended 31 December 2016, the company said its MTN Irancell benefited from the country’s youthful demographics and higher smartphone penetration. Irancell is 51-percent owned by the state-owned Iran Electronic Industries. Iran Internet […]
August 7, 2017

Bureau Veritas to Inspect Iranian Automotive Industry

By John Lee. The National Accreditation Centre of Iran (NACI) has reportedly approved France’s Bureau Veritas to inspect the quality of cars, agricultural machinery and mining trucks produced in Iran. According to IntelliNews, Bureau Veritas re-established its Iran office in 2017. (Source: IntelliNews)
August 7, 2017

Croatia to become new buyer of Iranian petrochemicals

TEHRAN- Croatia will soon become a customer of Iran’s petrochemical products, Croatian Labor and Pension System Minister Marko Pavic said.
August 7, 2017

Croatia to become new buyer of Iranian petrochemicals

TEHRAN- Croatia will soon become a customer of Iran’s petrochemical products, Croatian Labor and Pension System Minister Marko Pavic said.
August 7, 2017

Gas condensate exports fall $600m on year

TEHRAN – The value of Iranian gas condensate exports in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22) fell about $600 million compared to the same period last year.
August 7, 2017

Gas condensate exports fall $600m on year

TEHRAN – The value of Iranian gas condensate exports in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22) fell about $600 million compared to the same period last year.
August 7, 2017

Auto imports rise 55%

TEHRAN- Iran imported 23,000 cars worth 23.96 trillion rials (about $640 million) in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22, 2017), registering 55 percent rise in number compared to the same period last year, Fars ...
August 7, 2017

Auto imports rise 55%

TEHRAN- Iran imported 23,000 cars worth 23.96 trillion rials (about $640 million) in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22, 2017), registering 55 percent rise in number compared to the same period last year, Fars ...
August 7, 2017

India sees Iran’s Chabahar ‘a gateway to golden opportunities’

Keen on boosting bilateral trade and ties, India and Iran have expressed commitment to operationalize the strategic Chabahar Port at the earliest.