November 12, 2016

Iran, Czech Republic Sign MoU

The foreign ministers of Iran and the Czech Republic inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in Prague during the Iranian top diplomat’s visit to the Eastern European country. Following a meeting to discuss bilateral ties and regional and international developments, Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Czech counterpart, Lubomir Zaoralek, signed the MoU on holding regular […]
November 12, 2016

Iran’s 7.5-month car output up 30.9% yr/yr

TEHRAN- Iranian car makers manufactured 753,580 vehicles since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year by the end of the first half of the eighth calendar month of Aban (March 20-November 5), showing 30.9 percent rise compared to the same peri...
November 12, 2016

Iran’s 7.5-month car output up 30.9% yr/yr

TEHRAN- Iranian car makers manufactured 753,580 vehicles since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year by the end of the first half of the eighth calendar month of Aban (March 20-November 5), showing 30.9 percent rise compared to the same peri...
November 12, 2016

Tehran to host the next Russian-Iranian economic committee meeting

Tehran will host the next Russian-Iranian intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation on December 13, Iran's Deputy Oil Minister Amir Zamaninia said Thursday.
November 12, 2016

Tehran to host the next Russian-Iranian economic committee meeting

Tehran will host the next Russian-Iranian intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation on December 13, Iran's Deputy Oil Minister Amir Zamaninia said Thursday.
November 11, 2016

Report: Iran AdTech Overview

We are glad to announce the first series of TechRasa's market overview white paper reports starting with Iran AdTech Overview with sponsorship and data partnership with Adro AdExchange, Iran's first AdExchange opening Iran's online advertising landscape to the world.

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November 11, 2016

‘Over €1.4b in foreign investment approved in post-sanctions era’

TEHRAN - Iran has approved 27 foreign investment projects to the tune of €1.4 billion since the implementation of the nuclear deal in January 2016, Industry, Mining, and Trade Minister Mohammadreza Nematzadeh said Thursday.
November 11, 2016

‘Over €1.4b in foreign investment approved in post-sanctions era’

TEHRAN - Iran has approved 27 foreign investment projects to the tune of €1.4 billion since the implementation of the nuclear deal in January 2016, Industry, Mining, and Trade Minister Mohammadreza Nematzadeh said Thursday.
November 11, 2016

Mideast vulnerable to oil slump, only Iran shows resilient growth

As OPEC prepares to meet at the end of the month, there has been a role reversal among the cartel’s heavyweights. Saudi Arabia and arch-rival Iran are among producer countries discussing terms of a supply deal that could — if they can pull it off — be the first output cut since the financial crisis. The kingdom, it seems, is on the back foot.
November 11, 2016

Mideast vulnerable to oil slump, only Iran shows resilient growth

As OPEC prepares to meet at the end of the month, there has been a role reversal among the cartel’s heavyweights. Saudi Arabia and arch-rival Iran are among producer countries discussing terms of a supply deal that could — if they can pull it off — be the first output cut since the financial crisis. The kingdom, it seems, is on the back foot.
November 11, 2016

Could Trump Victory be an Opportunity for Iran?

On Nov. 10, for the second day in a row, the 2016 US presidential election was the main story on the front pages of every newspaper in Iran, with Donald Trump dominating photos, cartoons and illustrations. Shahrvand published a photo of Trump giving a thumbs-up from behind a curtain along with the banner headline “American […]
November 11, 2016

Croda Opens Office in Iran

UK-based Croda, which creates, makes and sells innovative, sustainable, high performance speciality chemicals, has open its Croda Pars office in Tehran. Heralding a new and exciting chapter for Croda’s long-standing relationship with Iran, valued customers and dignitaries, including the British Ambassador to Iran, Nicholas Hopton, were invited to join the team from Croda Pars alongside […]
November 11, 2016

President Urges Job Creation by Developing Tourism Industry

President Hassan Rouhani called on the new head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) to push for creating more jobs by taking the ample opportunities in rural communities and the tourism and handicraft industries. Addressing a Sunday session of the cabinet, President Rouhani said appointment of Zahra Ahmadipour as the new head […]
November 11, 2016

How Iran’s Auto Industry became a Political Football

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. Iranian hard-liners have launched a new attack on the administration of President Hassan Rouhani, this time focusing on the country’s automotive industry. At an Oct. 25 parliamentary hearing, the Industries and Mines Committee grilled […]
November 11, 2016

Video: Iran’s Water Crisis

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Al Jazeera investigates the race to save Iran’s water, before water scarcity dries out entire cities and displaces millions:
November 10, 2016

Total says Trump’s election will not have an impact on Iran gas deal

The election of Donald Trump as the President of the United States will not have an impact on the investments of French oil and gas company Total in Iran, the firm's head of gas, renewables and power said on Wednesday.
November 10, 2016

Total says Trump’s election will not have an impact on Iran gas deal

The election of Donald Trump as the President of the United States will not have an impact on the investments of French oil and gas company Total in Iran, the firm's head of gas, renewables and power said on Wednesday.
November 10, 2016

Iran Eying More Oil Contracts after Total Deal

Iran is hoping to secure more overseas investment after a consortium led by France’s Total on Tuesday signed a $4.8bn deal to develop part of the giant South Pars gasfield, Irans deputy oil minister for international affairs said. Speaking to the Financial Times, Amir Hossein Zamaninia stated: “This is an icebreaker and we shall see […]
November 10, 2016

Mogherini: Trump Can’t Cancel Iran’s Nuclear Deal

Responding to US president-elect Donald Trump’s negative remarks about Iran’s nuclear deal, Federica Mogherini, the EU high representative for foreign affairs and security policy, said the US can’t cancel the deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). “The Iranian nuclear agreement is not a mutual deal between Iran and US, but a […]
November 10, 2016

Iran Weighs in on New US Foreign Policy Post Election

By Changiz M. Varzi, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. In reaction to the result of the US presidential election, President Hassan Rouhani (pictured) said Nov. 9 that Iran’s policies do not change because of changes taking place in the leadership of other […]