May 17, 2017

Ankara Conference to Study Investment Opportunities in Iran

The Turkish capital of Ankara will soon play host to a conference on studying investment opportunities for Turkish investors in the Iranian market. According to a report carried by Turkey’s Anadolu Agency, the conference, titled “A Study of Investment Opportunities in Iran”, will be held on May 17 with Turkish businessmen and economic officials in […]
May 17, 2017

Philippine Firm Says to Build LNG Plant in Iran

The President of state-owned Philippines National Oil Co. (PNOC) Pedro Aquino said the Southeast Asian country plans to build an LNG (Liquefied natural gas) plant in the Islamic Republic. Aquino, who was in Tehran for Iran Oil Show 2017, said PNOC has reached an agreement with the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) to set up […]
May 17, 2017

Germany’s Lewa Back in Iran Oil, Gas Sectors

Lewa, a worldwide leading manufacturer of industrial equipment, is resuming its activities in Iran in the wake of removed oil and gas sanctions. Speaking to Shana, Joachim Bund, head of Lewa’s sales division, said his company has been serving goods for decades in Iran and installs pumps in projects in all offshore, upstream, petrochemical, downstream […]
May 17, 2017

Pergas Drafting Proposal for 2 Khuzestan Oilfields

Pergas Consortium will submit its master development plan proposal to the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) to develop Shadegan and Karanj oilfields in the southern oil-rich province of Khuzestan by July, the group’s managing director said. “The company will allocate $1 billion to expand the fields in the first phase and if required, more money […]
May 17, 2017

Iran to Receive 1st NZ Meat Shipment Soon

The first shipment of New Zealand sheepmeat will be delivered to Iran later this month, the country’s Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy said. “This is great news for Taylor Preston and the wider meat industry,” Guy said as quoted by Scoop News on Saturday. “It is only the start of what we are hoping will […]
May 17, 2017

Tehran, New Delhi discuss co-op in oil, gas sectors

TEHRAN – Iran and India discussed cooperation in oil and gas projects especially Iran’s Farzad B gas field which Indian ONGC Videsh Ltd. (OVL) seeks to develop, Shana reported on Tuesday.
May 17, 2017

Tehran, Harare explore new avenues for trade

TEHRAN – Zimbabwe’s Industry and Commerce Minister Mike Bimha and Iranian Ambassador to Harare Ahmad Erfanian met on Monday to discuss ways of developing economic and trade relations between the two countries.
May 17, 2017

Iran’s post-sanctions export markets nearly double

TEHRAN - After the implementation of nuclear deal in January 2016, the number of countries which import Iranian goods increased to 15 from the eight destinations before the deal, ILNA reported on Tuesday quoting a trade official.
May 16, 2017

Iran Air takes delivery of first four ATR 72-600s

Iran Air, Iran’s national flag carrier, today took delivery of its first four ATR 72-600s. ATR and Iran Air signed earlier this year a firm contract for 20 ATR 72-600s and options for a further 20. Deliveries of the 20 firm aircraft will extend until the end of 2018. Following the relief on international sanctions […]
May 16, 2017

NSA behind Ransomware Cyber Attack: Iranian Official

Head of Iran’s Civil Defense Organization Brigadier General Gholam Reza Jalali said the US National Security Agency (NSA) is behind a massive wave of cyber attacks in 99 countries that seize control of computers until the victims pay a ransom. In remarks released on Sunday, Brigadier General Jalali pointed to the massive cyber attack and […]
May 16, 2017

Video: Has Rouhani succeeded in reforming Iran?

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani came into power in a landslide victory in 2013 on promises of reform and social and economic progress. Although Rouhani’s administration succeeded in negotiating the 2015 nuclear deal, many […]
May 16, 2017

Will Rouhani be able to weather jobs crisis?

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. Reza holds a degree in management but has since his graduation in 2011 failed to find a steady job. The 31-year-old, who lives in Tehran, has been driving the family’s car as an unlicensed cab […]
May 16, 2017

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Project Associate, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Country Director, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)
May 16, 2017

4 ATR airplanes to arrive in Tehran tomorrow

TEHRAN- The first four of the passenger jets, 72-600 turboprop aircraft, purchased from the European plane maker ATR, will land in Tehran’s Mehrabad International Airport on Wednesday, Iranian Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan told IRNA on Tuesday.
May 16, 2017

The Necessity of Platform Thinking for Iranian ICT Managers

ICT organizations in Iran, particularly telecom operators have started several investments but their business models have stood still and such condition has slowed their revenue generation. To solve this problem, ICT managers could rethink traditional business models and develop new ones based on platform thinking.

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May 16, 2017

9 foreign financers ready to fund Iran’s plane purchase

TEHRAN- Iranian Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan announced on Monday that none foreign financing companies from Asia and Europe have voiced willingness to fund Iran’s purchases of airplanes from giant airplane manufacturers, IRNA reported.
May 16, 2017

Iran, Latin America call for bilateral mining co-op

TEHRAN - During The first Iran-Latin American countries joint meeting on cooperation opportunities in mining sector which was held in Tehran on Monday, the two sides emphasized the expansion of mining cooperation.
May 16, 2017

1st LPG cargo exported from South Pars phases 15,16

TEHRAN- The first cargo of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) produced in the phases 15 and 16 of Iran’s South Pars gas field was exported on Monday, IRNA quoted Mohsen Miri, a director in Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC).
May 15, 2017

EAEU, Iran agree on consultation co-op: Putin

TEHRAN- Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and Iran have agreed to launch consultation cooperation, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday.
May 15, 2017

Iran plans 800km railway network expansion by March 2018

TEHRAN – The national railway network is projected to be expanded by 838 kilometers in the current Iranian calendar year, which ends on March 20, 2018, IRNA quoted transport minister as saying.