February 17, 2017

Sukhoi near deal to sell Jets to Iran

By John Lee. Russian planemaker Sukhoi is reported to be moving closer to a deal to sell its Superjet 100 aircraft to Iran. Maqsoud As’adi Samani, secretary of the Association of Iranian Airlines, was quoted as saying by Mehr News Agency as saying that Sukhoi had already started talks to obtain a license from the […]
February 17, 2017

Japanese Steel Company considers Chabahar Port

By John Lee. A Japanese company has reportedly signed an agreement to study steel production in at Chabahar port. Mehdi Karbasian, of Iran’s Industrial Development and Renovation Organization (IDRO), said that Sojitz Corporation would present its findings to IDRO by September. A final agreement on production of steel sheets would be expected to follow within […]
February 17, 2017

Iran chooses Quds Force stalwart as Ambassador to Iraq

By Omar al-Jaffal for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran has reportedly appointed Brig. Gen. Iraj Masjedi as its new ambassador to Baghdad, replacing Hassan Dana’i Fer, according to Iranian media reports on Jan. 15. Masjedi is a prominent leader of the Islamic Revolutionary […]
February 17, 2017

Do MPs want to send Working Women back Home?

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. On Jan. 15, Iranian lawmakers approved a new law that would oblige state-run and public organizations to accept early retirement requests of female employees who have worked at least 20 years, without pushing any age […]
February 16, 2017

Iran dispatches first post-sanctions oil cargo to Indonesia

TEHRAN – For the first time after the lifting of the west-imposed sanctions, an Iranian oil tanker left the country to deliver its cargo to Indonesian Cilacap Refinery, Shana reported on Wednesday.
February 16, 2017

Iran dispatches first post-sanctions oil cargo to Indonesia

TEHRAN – For the first time after the lifting of the west-imposed sanctions, an Iranian oil tanker left the country to deliver its cargo to Indonesian Cilacap Refinery, Shana reported on Wednesday.
February 16, 2017

Citroen honored to collaborate with Saipa: CEO

TEHRAN- PSA Group's Citroen voiced its readiness to start cooperation with Iran’s Saipa Group about a year ago and the cooperation is our honor, IRIB news quoted CEO of the French company Linda Jackson.
February 16, 2017

Citroen honored to collaborate with Saipa: CEO

TEHRAN- PSA Group's Citroen voiced its readiness to start cooperation with Iran’s Saipa Group about a year ago and the cooperation is our honor, IRIB news quoted CEO of the French company Linda Jackson.
February 16, 2017

Iran-Iraq trade surpasses $6b in 2015-16

TEHRAN- Bilateral trade between Iran and Iraq exceeded six billion dollars in 2015-16, the Iraqi Ministry of Commerce announced.
February 16, 2017

Iran-Iraq trade surpasses $6b in 2015-16

TEHRAN- Bilateral trade between Iran and Iraq exceeded six billion dollars in 2015-16, the Iraqi Ministry of Commerce announced.
February 16, 2017

Iran’s Traffic Police Offcially Warns The Iranian Ride-Hailing Startups

Following many debates over the activities and operations of Iranian ride-hailing startups, the head of traffic police has made a warning to all drivers working in these platforms.

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February 16, 2017

4 Embraer planes to join Iranian air fleet by Mar. 20

TEHRAN- Kish Airlines will add four Embraer 195 airplanes to its fleet by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017), the CEO of the Iranian airlines told Tasnim news agency on Wednesday.
February 16, 2017

4 Embraer planes to join Iranian air fleet by Mar. 20

TEHRAN- Kish Airlines will add four Embraer 195 airplanes to its fleet by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017), the CEO of the Iranian airlines told Tasnim news agency on Wednesday.
February 16, 2017

Iran says ATR deal finalized

TEHRAN- Iranian flag carrier Iran Air has finalized a deal on the purchase of aircrafts from turboprop manufacturer ATR, Iran’s transport minister Abbas Akhoundi announced on Wednesday.
February 16, 2017

Iran says ATR deal finalized

TEHRAN- Iranian flag carrier Iran Air has finalized a deal on the purchase of aircrafts from turboprop manufacturer ATR, Iran’s transport minister Abbas Akhoundi announced on Wednesday.
February 16, 2017

Steel industry hits 50% of targets planned by Mar. 2026

TEHRAN- According to the Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) Mehdi Karbasian, domestic steel industry has reached 50 percent of the planned goals that it has been expected to reach based on Iran’s 1404 (March 2025-March 2026) Outlook Plan, IRNA reported.
February 16, 2017

Steel industry hits 50% of targets planned by Mar. 2026

TEHRAN- According to the Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) Mehdi Karbasian, domestic steel industry has reached 50 percent of the planned goals that it has been expected to reach based on Iran’s 1404 (March 2025-March 2026) Outlook Plan, IRNA reported.
February 15, 2017

NIOC Denies Halt to New-Style Iran Oil Contract

An Iranian oil official dismissed comments by an MP that a new format of the country’s oil contracts has been abandoned, saying the high degree of sensitivity requires experts to spend more time on formulating the final version of the contract before it comes into force. Speaking to Tasnim on Tuesday, CEO of the National […]
February 15, 2017

Japan, Iran to Cooperate on Banking

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has reached an agreement on banking supervision with the Central Bank of Iran (CBI). An exchange of letters between the two bodies is intended to facilitate supervision and sound functioning of banking organizations in their respective countries. Under the agreement, the authorities will provide relevant information to their counterpart regarding […]
February 15, 2017

1st FPSO Vessel to Recover Oil from South Pars

1st FPSO Vessel in Iran’s Waters to Recover Oil from South Pars The first vessel of Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) unit has entered Iran’s territorial waters to recover oil from the country’s giant South Pars gas field in south, the managing director of Petro Iran Development Company (PEDCO) said. “The $300-million FPSO unit […]