April 19, 2017

Iran boosting Iron Ore Pellet Production

By John Lee. Iran’s largest steel producer has completed the installation of a new 5-million-mt/year iron ore pelletizing plant in Sangan, and is ready to start commissioning after the final testing within the coming days. According to a report from Platts, another Mobarakeh Steel Company (MSC) project — a 5 million mt/year iron ore concentrating […]
April 19, 2017

Iran participating in 10th Asia Pacific Cooperative Ministers’ Conference

TEHRAN- The 10th Asia Pacific Cooperative Ministers’ Conference kicked off on Tuesday in Hanoi, Vietnam.
April 18, 2017

New PetChem Projects to Come Online in Assaluyeh

Head of the National Petrochemical Company of Iran (NPC) Marzieh Shahdaei has said seven new petrochemical projects will come on stream in Iran’s Pars Special Economic Energy Zone by the yearend. Seven petrochemical projects will become operational in the South Pars gas field in Assaluyeh on Iran’s Persian Gulf coast by the end of the […]
April 18, 2017

Iran Increases Asphalt Production, Seeks Shippers

By John Lee. Iran’s biggest asphalt producer is reported to be planning to boost output by almost 15 percent in the next two years. According to a report from Bloomberg, Hormoz Pasargad Bitumen Products Co. intends to send the increased supply to overseas buyers led by India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Managing Director […]
April 18, 2017

Russian Company to Survey Iranian Caspian

By John Lee. Russia’s Geology Without Limits (GWL), in conjunction with the Geological Survey of Iran (GSI) and Ministry of Mine, Industry and Trade (MMIT), plana to acquire 4 800 km of 2D seismic, gravity and magnetic data in the Iranian sector of the Caspian Sea. The survey will be completed in Q3-Q4 2017 and […]
April 18, 2017

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, Global Fund Grants, (United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Chief Technical Adviser, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Area Manager, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)
April 18, 2017

India Seeking to Stop Urea Imports from Iran

Dharam Pal, the joint secretary at India’s department of fertilizer, said the South Asian country plans to boost its urea production in an attempt to revive loss-making factories and end imports from several countries, including Iran. “We are in the process of reviving ailing plants, restart closed units, expand existing projects and build new ones,” […]
April 18, 2017

Over 200 foreign companies to attend Project Iran 2017 expo

TEHRAN – Over 200 companies will attend the 3rd International Trade Exhibition for Construction Materials, Equipment and Technology of Iran (Project Iran 2017) which will be held at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds from April 24 to 27.
April 18, 2017

Iran, Russia ink MOU on fishery co-op

TEHRAN- Iran and Russia signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the fishery sector, IRIB reported on Tuesday.
April 18, 2017

South Pars daily output to reach 630mcm by Mar. 2018: Zanganeh

TEHRAN- Daily production in Iran’s South Pars gas field will reach 630 million cubic meters (mcm) by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018), Shana quoted Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh as saying on Monday.
April 18, 2017

Telegram’s Voice Call Got Blocked by Court Order in Iran

Yesterday Telegram’s voice call feature got blocked by the Iranian court order. It’s not yet known why this order has been issued.

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April 18, 2017

Iran-Pakistan annual trade possible to reach $5b: Iranian min.

TEHRAN- The value of trade between Iran and Pakistan in economic, trade, tourism, and energy sectors can hit $5 billion per year, Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli said addressing the 20th meeting of the Iran-Pakistan Joint Economic Committee (...
April 18, 2017

CBI delegation to embark for IMF/World Bank spring meetings

TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI)’s delegation will travel to the U.S. to participate in the annual spring meetings of the World Bank Group (WB) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), IRIB news reported on Monday.
April 18, 2017

Annual railway freight transport reaches 40.4m tons

TEHRAN – Some 40.4 million tons of cargos were transported via railway in Iran during the last Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), IRNA reported on Monday quoting an official in Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (IRIR).
April 18, 2017

Copper concentrate production up 10% yr/yr

TEHRAN- Iran’s copper concentrate output reached 1.072 million tons in the last Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2017), which shows 10 percent increase compared to the same period in the preceding year, IRIB news reported.
April 18, 2017

Iran Taxi Union Approved 3 New Ride Hailing Apps

Iran Taxi Union has approved 3 new ride hailing apps and stated that the union is against any kind of monopoly in this field.

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April 17, 2017

‘Iranian companies main contractors of new South Pars projects’

ASSALUYEH - Domestic companies were the main contractors of the five newly inaugurated phases of the South Pars gas field (both in terms of investment and technology) and foreigners just supplied some equipment, Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh told ...
April 17, 2017

Iran among few countries with all petchem feedstock types: NPC head

ASSALUYEH- Iran is among the few countries which have all kinds of petrochemical feedstock, National Petrochemical Company (NPC) Managing Director Marziyeh Shahdaie stated on Sunday.
April 16, 2017

SeedStars World Summit 2017 Had a Big Shoutout for Emerging Markets

Over 1000 attendees from 76 nationalities joined in Lausanne Switzerland to attend one of the hottest startup events on emerging markets.

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April 16, 2017

Iran inaugurates mega energy projects worth $20b

TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani officially inaugurated 10 major oil, gas, and petrochemical projects worth $20 billion in the southern energy-rich Assalouyeh region on Sunday.