June 28, 2017

How Five Iranian Women Built Iran’s Biggest Female Portal

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June 28, 2017

Iranian ports’ loading, unloading capacity to reach 250m tons in 4 years

TEHRAN- Iran plans to increase the capacity of its ports to reach 250 million tons by four years, IRNA reported quoting an official as saying.
June 28, 2017

Iranian ports’ loading, unloading capacity to reach 250m tons in 4 years

TEHRAN- Iran plans to increase the capacity of its ports to reach 250 million tons by four years, IRNA reported quoting an official as saying.
June 28, 2017

Croatia eyes investing in Iran’s power industry, making electric wagons

TEHRAN – Iranian Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and social Welfare Ali Rabiei said Croatia is willing to invest in Iran’s power industry and also collaboration in making electric rail wagons in the country, IRNA reported.
June 28, 2017

Croatia eyes investing in Iran’s power industry, making electric wagons

TEHRAN – Iranian Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and social Welfare Ali Rabiei said Croatia is willing to invest in Iran’s power industry and also collaboration in making electric rail wagons in the country, IRNA reported.
June 28, 2017

Inflation rate stands at 10.2% in Iran: CBI

TEHRAN - The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended in the last day of the third Iranian calendar month of Khordad (June 21) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 10.2 percent, IRIB...
June 28, 2017

Inflation rate stands at 10.2% in Iran: CBI

TEHRAN - The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended in the last day of the third Iranian calendar month of Khordad (June 21) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 10.2 percent, IRIB...
June 27, 2017

Iran’s 5-month crude steel output up near 1m tons: WSA

TEHRAN- Iran’s production of crude steel stood at 8.159 million tons in the first five months of 2017, with 944,000 tons rise from 7.215 million tons in the same time span in 2016, according to the latest report published by the World Steel Association (WSA).
June 27, 2017

Iran’s 5-month crude steel output up near 1m tons: WSA

TEHRAN- Iran’s production of crude steel stood at 8.159 million tons in the first five months of 2017, with 944,000 tons rise from 7.215 million tons in the same time span in 2016, according to the latest report published by the World Steel Association (WSA).
June 27, 2017

German banks poised to finance projects in Iran

TEHRAN- German banks are ready to finance economic projects in Iran, Federal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schäuble announced in a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Berlin.
June 27, 2017

Parts of Trump Travel Ban to take Effect

The US Supreme Court decided on Monday to allow parts of President Trump’s travel ban to go into effect. The ban, which prohibits people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the US for 90 days, is expected to take effect within days, but it will not apply to people who have […]
June 27, 2017

FATF’s Decision Guarantees Banking Ties with Iran

Iran’s ambassador to Britain said a recent decision by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the policy-making body of the international financial system, to continue the suspension of anti-Iran sanctions would guarantee the country’s banking ties with foreign countries. In a post on social media, Hamid Baeedinejad pointed to the FATF’s meeting in Spain on […]
June 27, 2017

Strengthening Efforts to Combat Desertification

Iran and UNDP Strengthen Efforts to Combat Desertification Today, around the world, over 250 million people are directly affected by desertification. About 1 billion people – in over 110 countries – are currently at risk of its consequences. Here in Iran, the level of desertification is “high”.  Over 20 per cent of the country’s land […]
June 27, 2017

New Generation of Iranian Hostels attract Younger Tourists

By Maysam Bizaer for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Tourism has been among the main sectors of the Iranian economy that immediately witnessed steady growth after the lifting of international sanctions last year as part of the 2015 nuclear deal. With the rise in […]
June 27, 2017

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Monitoring & Evaluation Assistant, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Accountability Assistant, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Information Counselling Legal Assistance (ICLA) Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Shelter-WASH Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Information, Counselling and Legal Assistance (ICLA) Specialist, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Finance Manager, Norwegian […]
June 26, 2017

Wintershall, Gazprom eyeing Iran Partnership

Germany’s biggest oil and gas company Wintershall says it is looking into a plan to collaborate with Russia’s energy giant Gazprom over projects in Iran. The announcement was made by Thilo Wieland, a member of Wintershall board responsible for exploration and production in Russia, Libya, South America. “Our partnership with Gazprom is based on trust, […]
June 26, 2017

Zagros Airlines to buy 28 new Airbus A330s

Zagros Airlines, one of the leading domestic airlines in Iran, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Airbus for the acquisition of 28 new aircraft, covering 20 A320neo and 8 A330neo aircraft. The commitment was signed at the 52nd Le Bourget Paris airshow by Seyed Abdolreza Mousavi, Zagros Airlines CEO and Fabrice Brégier, Airbus COO […]
June 26, 2017

Expensive Deposits leave Iranian Banks stuck with Toxic Assets

By Alireza Ramezani for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iranian media reports show that many banks and credit institutions are violating a decision made last June by the Money and Credit Council, the highest policymaking body of the Central Bank of Iran, in regard […]
June 26, 2017

Iran Begins Exporting Natural Gas to Iraq

Iranian Deputy Oil Minister for International Affairs Amir Hossein Zamaninia announced that the Islamic Republic has started exporting natural gas to neighboring Iraq. The exports of natural gas to the Arab country began on Wednesday night, the Iranian deputy oil minister said. Zamaninia also said the exports started with 7 million cubic meters (mcm) of […]
June 26, 2017

Eni to Study Iranian Oil and Gas Fields

Italy’s oil giant Eni has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) to carry out initial studies on the development of an oil field and a gas field in Iran, a report said. Eni and NIOC inked the agreement on Tuesday in Tehran whereby the Italian firm will study […]