May 13, 2017

Iran to Lodge Complaint against Turkmenistan

Iran has prepared the required documents to file a lawsuit in the International Court of Arbitration against Turkmenistan for its failure to supply gas to the Islamic Republic in winter, the managing director of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) said. “The price of gas, the damage they (Turkmens) inflicted on Iran in winter by […]
May 13, 2017

NIOC Signs Feasibility Study MOUs with OIEC, MAPNA

The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Oil Industries Engineering and Construction Company (OIEC) have signed a memorandum of understanding for feasibility studies on Sepehr oil field. The MOU was singed between Gholam-Reza Manouchehri, deputy head of NIOC for development and engineering, and Behzad Mohammadi, CEO of OIEC. OIEC is among 11 E&P companies qualified […]
May 13, 2017

Iran’s Dark Horse Candidate for President

By Ali Hashem for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Until just a few months ago, not many Iranians were familiar with the name Ebrahim Raisi. The 56-year-old cleric entered the game last year when he was appointed to head Iran’s largest charitable foundation, […]
May 13, 2017

Iran welcomes China’s new Silk Road initiative

TEHRAN- Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Ali Tayyebnia has welcomed the idea of reviving the Silk Road proposed by China, underlining that the plan will fortify ties and solidarity among countries along the ancient road.
May 13, 2017

Over 11,000km of water supply networks built in villages in a year

TEHRAN –Over 11,000 kilometers of water supply networks were built in Iran’s rural areas during the last Iranian calendar year (March 2016-March 2017), IRNA reported quoting the Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian.
May 13, 2017

Annual income from free trade, industrial zones stands at $232b

TEHRAN – Iran’s free economic zones’ revenues reached 8.7 trillion rials (about $232 billion) in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2017), IRNA reported on Friday quoting a related official.
May 13, 2017

OMV says talks with NIOC on settlement almost finished

TEHRAN- The chief executive of Austrian energy group OMV said on Thursday that talks with National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) on settling outstanding claims which have hindered OMV from investing more in the country were almost finished.
May 12, 2017

6 Talent Acquisition Channels Startups use in Iran

That one serious universal nightmare of all startups has always been our good old friend "talent acquisition". Though the challenges in recruitment may be different in emerging markets, but talent acquisition is still a challenge even in the more developed startup ecosystems such as Silicon Valley.

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May 12, 2017

Dutch Companies Consider Iranian Market

Dutch Ambassador to Tehran Susana Trestal voiced willingness of her country’s firms in joining petrochemical projects in Iran. Speaking on the sidelines of the 22nd Iran International Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Exhibition (Iran Oil Show-2017), the Dutch official said her country is seeking ways to establish cooperation with Iranian partners in petrochemical projects. “We […]
May 12, 2017

Spain to Launch Support Center for its Firms in Iran

Spanish Ambassador to Iran Eduardo Lopez Busquets said his country plans to open a support center in Tehran in an attempt to provide guarantees for its firms active in the Islamic Republic’s petrochemical sector. Spain is keen on establishing a framework for accelerating interactions between Spanish and Iranian companies in order to facilitate financing of […]
May 12, 2017

Russia’s Tatneft Weighs Iran Market

Russia’s Tatneft is examining opportunities to win a foothold in Iran’s market, a Tatneft official said. Rustam Sharapov told reporters at Iran Oil and Gas Show that the Russian company was examining cooperation with Iran’s petroleum industry in “exploration, commodity procurement, oil field services and transfer of technology.” “We are just at the beginning of […]
May 12, 2017

IOTC Plans to Export West Karoun Oil

The Iran Oil Terminals Company (IOTC) is preparing infrastructure to export oil produced from fields in the West Karoun area in western Iran, the IOTC chief said. “The company has received a plan to export West Karoun crude oil and this operation is set to start after preparing such infrastructure as Genaveh-Kharg pipeline and an […]
May 11, 2017

PÔLE AVENIA considers Iran ‘a market for future’

TEHRAN - French governmental cluster PÔLE AVENIA considers Iran a market for the future of its companies, its general manager Jérôme Porfirio told the Tehran Times in the 22nd International Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Exhibition of Iran (Iran Oil Show 2017). The exhibition was held at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds from May 6 to 9.
May 11, 2017

Rice production surpasses 2.25m tons in a year

TEHRAN- Iran could manage to produce 2.25 million tons of rice during the past Iranian calendar year 1395 (ended March 20, 2017), the Secretary of Iran Rice Association Jamil Alizadeh Shayeq announced.
May 11, 2017

Iran’s non-oil growth to boost in 2017: IMF

TEHRAN- According to the latest report published by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Regional Economic Outlook, Iran is expected to see non-oil growth accelerate from ¾ percent in 2016 to almost 3½ percent in 2017.
May 11, 2017

Tehran to host Iran-S. Africa business forum on Sunday

TEHRAN- Iran-South Africa business forum will be held at the place of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) on Sunday, the portal of ICCIMA reported.
May 10, 2017

U.S. company to help Iran build equipment for oil, gas industry

TEHRAN – An American company is to start cooperating with Iran on manufacturing oil and gas equipment for the country, IRNA reported on Wednesday quoting an Iranian official.
May 10, 2017

Trial and error detrimental to economy

Whoever emerges victorious in the current month’s presidential election must act within the framework of the 20-Year Outlook Plan which has set policies until 2025.
May 10, 2017

Poland ready to invest in Iran’s maritime industries

TEHRAN – Polish private sector is ready for investment in the shipping and maritime industries of Iran’s southwestern Khuzestan Province, IRIB news reported quoting a Polish official as saying.