January 4, 2017

Intl. store equipment expo to kick off in Tehran today

TEHRAN – The 10th edition of Iran’s International Exhibition of Goods, Services, Store Equipment and Chain Stores will kick off at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds today.
January 4, 2017

Muscat to host Iran’s exclusive trade expo late-Jan.

TEHRAN - Oman is slated to host an Iranian exclusive trade exhibition from January 23 to 27 in Muscat, Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO)’s portal wrote on Tuesday.
January 4, 2017

Leading Scientists Urge Trump to Honour Iran Nuclear Deal

By John Lee. Thirty-seven leading scientists, including Nobel laureates, have urged US President-elect Donald Trump not to dismantle the Iran nuclear deal, calling it a strong bulwark against any Iranian bid to make nuclear arms. In an open letter sent to Trump on Monday, they said the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) has resulted in […]
January 4, 2017

Iran Approves 29 Int’l Companies for Oil Projects

Iran’s oil ministry has certified 29 international companies to bid for oil and gas projects in the country under its new format of oil contracts. According to the report by the oil ministry’s news website Shana, 29 companies, including Shell, France’s Total, Italy’s Eni, Malaysia’s Petronas and Russia’s Gazprom and Lukoil, as well as companies […]
January 4, 2017

Korean Firm Wins $1.9bn Refinery Deal

Daelim Industrial, a South Korean leading construction and petrochemical company, said it has won a multibillion-dollar contract to renovate and expand Isfahan Oil Refinery (pictured) in central Iran. The Korea Herald quoted the construction giant as saying on Thursday that the deal is worth $1.9 billion (2.3 trillion Korean won). The company said it received […]
January 4, 2017

All Iran Petchem Plants Operational despite Turkmen Gas Halt

Iran says all its petrochemical facilities are operating and they have been faced with no shortages in feedstock supply despite Turkmenistan’s abrupt cutting of gas flow to northern Iranian provinces. Ali Mohammad Bossaqzadeh, director of production control at the National Petrochemical Company (NPC), reacting to Turkmenistan’s Sunday move to halt gas flow to Iran, said […]
January 4, 2017

Why Iran’s ‘Green Gold’ is set to Rebound

By Maysam Bizaer, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. While Iran may be known for its massive oil and natural gas reserves to many people around the world, it is also known to some for its top-quality pistachios. Production of the nut in Iran […]
January 4, 2017

Iran, Italy discuss EUR 4bn Rail Projects

The Iranian Railroad Company’s Director General for International Affairs Abbas Nazari said Tehran and Rome are in negotiations over Italy’s investment in two rail projects in the Islamic Republic worth 4 billion euros. “We are in dialogue with Italian investors about Qom-Arak and Tehran-Hamedan high-speed railroad lines and the needed fleet (of trains),” Nazari told […]
January 4, 2017

Iran Denies Pipeline Deal with Iraqi Kurdistan

Iran has denied that it has reached an agreement with the Kurdistan Region of Iraq for laying joint oil pipelines. The public relations department of the Iranian Ministry of Petroleum announced on Tuesday that the country has made no agreements with the Iraqi Kurdistan for construction of two pipelines to deliver its crude oil to […]
January 4, 2017

ATR to Finalize $400m Aircraft Deal on Wednesday

Iran is to finalize a contract to buy 20 turboprops from French-Italian aircraft manufacturer ATR on Wednesday, an Iranian official announced. Representatives from ATR, a joint venture of Airbus and Finmeccanica of Italy, will arrive in Tehran on Wednesday, January 4, to hold the final round of business negotiations on the multi-million-dollar contract, Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan, […]
January 4, 2017

Rouhani’s Social Housing Scheme faces Bumpy Start

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. Why Rouhani’s social housing scheme faces more than bumpy start After a two-year delay, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s administration is preparing to implement its social housing program. The scheme aims to provide 570,000 residential […]
January 3, 2017

Sanctions lift expected to rebound FDI in Iran: WB

TEHRAN – Iran saw foreign direct investment (FDI) flows decline for the third consecutive year, to $2 billion in 2015; but lifting of sanctions is expected to provide an impetus for a rebound going forward, the World Bank said in its latest report.
January 3, 2017

Tehran to host IRAN BuildEX expo in Feb.

TEHRAN - The 4th International Exhibition of Building Industry, Façade, Structure, and Innovative Technologies (IRAN BuildEX) will be held at the Tehran International Permanent Fairground from February 24 to 27.
January 3, 2017

Picture of the day

Phases 22-24 of the South Pars gas field will add two billion cubic feet to the field’s total gas extraction capacity once its four platforms come on stream.Iran is extracting over 15 billion cubic feet of gas per day from the field (which the country shares with Qatar in the Persian Gulf) and the figure is anticipated to reach 17.6 bcf by March 2017.(IRIB/ Morteza Fakhrinejad)
January 2, 2017

29 international firms certified to bid for Iranian oil, gas projects

TEHRAN - Iran has pre-qualified 29 international companies to bid for its oil and gas projects based on the new model of contracts, known as Iran Petroleum Contract (IPC).
January 2, 2017

Oil, gas revenues to help develop railways

TEHRAN – Iran’s parliament has passed a bill, allowing the administration to allocate one percent of oil and gas revenues annually for railways development projects across the country.
January 2, 2017

Turkmenistan halts gas exports to Iran over payment row, Tehran says

Turkmenistan stopped gas exports to Iran on Sunday in a long-running dispute over arrears, Iran's state gas company said.
January 2, 2017

The Google Way: All You Need on Managing Marketing Teams to Be More Effective

What is a high effective and productive Marketing team? This article expands team dynamics underscored in Google findings on managing a marketing team.

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January 2, 2017

Zanganeh to visit Iraq next week

TEHRAN- Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh will visit Iraq next week to hold talks with his Iraqi counterpart, Fars news agency reported on Sunday.
January 1, 2017

Agricultural exports jump 25%

TEHRAN – Iran exported 3.805 million tons of agricultural products in the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-November 20, 2016), a 25.22 percent rise year on year, IRIB reported on Saturday.