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.
August 6, 2017

Iran, Ukraine review agro-economic ties

TEHRAN- In a Saturday meeting in Tehran, Iranian Agriculture Minister Mahmoud Hojjati and Ukrainian First Vice Prime Minister Stepan Kubiv discussed ways to expand cooperation in the areas of economy and agriculture.
August 6, 2017

Iran, Ukraine review agro-economic ties

TEHRAN- In a Saturday meeting in Tehran, Iranian Agriculture Minister Mahmoud Hojjati and Ukrainian First Vice Prime Minister Stepan Kubiv discussed ways to expand cooperation in the areas of economy and agriculture.
August 6, 2017

Startups Unleashing Potential of Iran’s Demographic Bonus

Since 2006, Iran’s demographic age composition has been marked by a phenomenon known as the "demographic dividend" or "window of opportunity" by demographers and economists. Can startups unleash the potential of this golden opportunity?

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August 6, 2017

Iran, Indonesia explore avenues of economic co-op

TEHRAN- Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian and Indonesian Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Luhut Binsar Panjaitan discussed expansion of economic ties in a meeting in Tehran on Saturday, the official website of Energy Ministry (known as PAVE...
August 6, 2017

Iran, Indonesia explore avenues of economic co-op

TEHRAN- Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian and Indonesian Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Luhut Binsar Panjaitan discussed expansion of economic ties in a meeting in Tehran on Saturday, the official website of Energy Ministry (known as PAVE...
August 6, 2017

Over 150,000 Iranians Expected to Visit Russia in 2017

Ali Mohammadi, the Iranian consul general in Russia’s Astrakhan region, said over 150,000 Iranian tourists are expected to visit Russia during the current year. Visa-free travel for tour groups, established by Iran and Russia, will lead to the growth of tourist inflow, Mohammadi told the TASS news agency “Last year, more than 120,000 Iranian tourists […]
August 6, 2017

Yerevan to host Iranian exclusive exhibition in late Sept.

TEHRAN – Armenia is going to host an exclusive exhibition of Iranian goods and services on September 22-25, Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) portal reported.
August 6, 2017

Yerevan to host Iranian exclusive exhibition in late Sept.

TEHRAN – Armenia is going to host an exclusive exhibition of Iranian goods and services on September 22-25, Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) portal reported.
August 6, 2017

Huge Iran-UK Immigration Ring Busted

By John Lee. Police in Spain have reportedly broken up a large immigration ring that smuggled Iranians as young as five into the United Kingdom. According to BBC News, the gang allegedly supplied fake Spanish passports to Iranian nationals so they could fly into the UK. Europol said the group charged migrants about €25,000 (£22,500) […]
August 6, 2017

Fara Bourse’s main index up 1.2% in a week

TEHRAN- IFX, the main index of Iran's over-the-counter (OTC) market known also as Iran Fara Bourse (IFB), rose 1.2 percent in the week ended on Friday, Tasnim news agency reported.
August 6, 2017

Fara Bourse’s main index up 1.2% in a week

TEHRAN- IFX, the main index of Iran's over-the-counter (OTC) market known also as Iran Fara Bourse (IFB), rose 1.2 percent in the week ended on Friday, Tasnim news agency reported.
August 6, 2017

Monthly car output up 24% yr/yr

TEHRAN- Car manufacturing in Iran rose 24 percent in the fourth Iranian calendar month Tir (June 22-July 22), compared to the same month in the past year, ISNA reported.
August 6, 2017

Monthly car output up 24% yr/yr

TEHRAN- Car manufacturing in Iran rose 24 percent in the fourth Iranian calendar month Tir (June 22-July 22), compared to the same month in the past year, ISNA reported.
August 5, 2017

S. Korea to finance €1.6b Iranian refinery project

TEHRAN- Iran and South Korea signed a heads of agreement (HOA) based on which South Korean banks will finance a €1.6 billion project to upgrade Tabriz Oil Refinery in northwest of Iran, Shana reported.
August 5, 2017

S. Korea to finance €1.6b Iranian refinery project

TEHRAN- Iran and South Korea signed a heads of agreement (HOA) based on which South Korean banks will finance a €1.6 billion project to upgrade Tabriz Oil Refinery in northwest of Iran, Shana reported.
August 5, 2017

Iran Eyes Petchem Deals with Int’l Majors Soon

A senior Iranian petroleum official says the country is about to sign several deals with international companies for developing petrochemical projects. Following a meeting with executives from Germany’s industrial gases company Linde, Amir Hossein Zamaninia, deputy petroleum minister in international affairs and trading, underlined the “very favorable” progress made in talks with leading international companies […]
August 5, 2017

Video: Rouhani vows to End Isolation

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani vows to continue his efforts to end the country’s isolation as he is sworn in for a second term by supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamanei:
August 5, 2017

Amnesty International challenges Iran on Human Rights

Iran’s judicial and security bodies have waged a vicious crackdown against human rights defenders since Hassan Rouhani became president in 2013, demonizing and imprisoning activists who dare to stand up for people’s rights, Amnesty International said in a new report. Caught in a web of repression: Iran’s human rights defenders under attack details how scores […]
August 4, 2017

Russia: Visa-Free Travel for Iranians Possible Soon

Iranian citizens could start traveling visa free to Russia in two or three months, Russia’s ambassador to Tehran said recently. Speaking on the sidelines of a ceremony in Tehran, held to sign a contract between Iran and Russia on the joint production of train cars, Levan Jagarian said based on an agreement with Iran’s Foreign […]