February 15, 2017

Minister Urges Development of Nuclear Marine Propulsion

Minister Urges Development of Nuclear Marine Propulsion Systems in Iran Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan called for plans to boost the country’s naval industry by taking advantage of nuclear technology. “We should begin to use nuclear energy in manufacturing naval propulsion systems, and should also pay attention to reducing environmental problems in this […]
February 15, 2017

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Communications Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Invitation to tender-protection, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Leiter für das Vorhaben Klimaschutzprogramm, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)
February 15, 2017

Japan seeks stronger ties to Iran’s central bank

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) is looking to work closer on banking supervision with the Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran (CBI).
February 15, 2017

Japan seeks stronger ties to Iran’s central bank

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) is looking to work closer on banking supervision with the Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran (CBI).
February 15, 2017

Iran berates Total for delaying gas field development deal

Iran's oil minister has criticized French oil company Total for its decision to delay signing a contract to develop a gas field in southern Iran, saying that the reasons given by Total's chief executive were "unacceptable" to Tehran.
February 15, 2017

Iran berates Total for delaying gas field development deal

Iran's oil minister has criticized French oil company Total for its decision to delay signing a contract to develop a gas field in southern Iran, saying that the reasons given by Total's chief executive were "unacceptable" to Tehran.
February 15, 2017

Iran’s carpet exports to U.S. go from zero to millions

TEHRAN- About $69 million worth of Iranian carpets were exported to the United States during the first 10 months of the current Iranian calendar year, ended on January 19, while the figure was zero in the entire preceding year, ISNA quoted Hamid Kargar...
February 15, 2017

Iran’s carpet exports to U.S. go from zero to millions

TEHRAN- About $69 million worth of Iranian carpets were exported to the United States during the first 10 months of the current Iranian calendar year, ended on January 19, while the figure was zero in the entire preceding year, ISNA quoted Hamid Kargar...
February 15, 2017

Tehran intl. auto show kicks off hosting 200 giant automakers

TEHRAN- Tehran International Exhibition of Automobile and Related Industries (Tehran Auto Show) became operational at Shahr-e-Aftab International Exhibition Center on Tuesday hosting giant Iranian and foreign automakers, IRIB news reported.
February 15, 2017

Tehran intl. auto show kicks off hosting 200 giant automakers

TEHRAN- Tehran International Exhibition of Automobile and Related Industries (Tehran Auto Show) became operational at Shahr-e-Aftab International Exhibition Center on Tuesday hosting giant Iranian and foreign automakers, IRIB news reported.
February 14, 2017

Iran, Luxemburg sign agreement on mutual investment

TEHRAN- Iranian Economy and Finance Minister Ali Tayyebnia and the visiting Luxembourg's Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean Asselborn penned an agreement to support and encourage investments in each other's countries in Tehran on Monday.
February 14, 2017

Iran, Luxemburg sign agreement on mutual investment

TEHRAN- Iranian Economy and Finance Minister Ali Tayyebnia and the visiting Luxembourg's Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean Asselborn penned an agreement to support and encourage investments in each other's countries in Tehran on Monday.
February 14, 2017

Japan signs MOU in Tehran to study steel project

TEHRAN - Japan’s Sojitz Corporation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) to study the production of steel sheets in Iran’s southeastern port city of Chabahar.
February 14, 2017

Japan signs MOU in Tehran to study steel project

TEHRAN - Japan’s Sojitz Corporation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) to study the production of steel sheets in Iran’s southeastern port city of Chabahar.
February 14, 2017

New US Sanctions Could Help Peugeot in Iran

New US Sanctions Could Help Peugeot Extend Its Lead in Iran’s Car Market A senior official with the giant French automotive Peugeot Citroen said recent new US sanctions against Tehran could play to the vehicle manufacturer’s advantage. “This is our opportunity to accelerate,” Peugeot Africa and Middle East chief Jean-Christophe Quemard said at a recent […]
February 14, 2017

6 South Pars Platform Operational in 2017-18

Iran says it will launch 6 more offshore platforms belonging to the supergiant South Pars Gas Field in the Persian Gulf during the next Iranian calendar year starting on March 21. Managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC) Mohammad Meshkinfam said the platforms will be installed at the remaining phases of the gas […]
February 14, 2017

S. Korean Envoy Sees Bright Future for Iran’s Auto Industry

South Korea’s ambassador to Tehran dismissed the notion that Iran is just a suitable market for selling cars and auto parts, predicting a bright future for the Iranian automobile industry’s presence in global markets. Iran is not just a place for the sale of vehicles and automobile components, and will become a “serious rival” for […]
February 14, 2017

Iran Eyes Joint Investment with Sweden

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani voiced the country’s willingness to make joint products with Sweden for exports to regional and international markets. As a regional hub of industry and diverse technologies, Iran is ready for joint investment with Sweden to manufacture joint products for exports, President Rouhani said at a meeting of high-ranking delegations from Iran […]
February 14, 2017

Iran to Finalize Deal with Renault in Weeks

The Iranian Minister of Trade and Industry Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh said a much-awaited contract with French automaker Renault is going to be signed by March 20. The deal with Renault is in the final stages, Nematzadeh told  the Tasnim News Agency on Monday. “They (Renault officials) have promised that it (the deal) would be signed […]
February 14, 2017

Iran ranks 1st among world’s top sponge iron producers: official

TEHRAN – Iran produced 14.5 million tons of sponge iron in 2016 to stay at the top of producers of this type of iron in the world, according to Mehdi Karbasian, the head of the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).