November 8, 2016

Joblessness in Iran stands at 12.7% in summer

TEHRAN- Iran's unemployment rate during summer, which corresponds to the second quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-Septemebr 21), stood at 12.7 percent, according to the latest report from the Statistical Center of Iran (SCI), IRNA ...
November 8, 2016

Iranian, Austrian commerce chambers confer on expansion of ties

TEHRAN- A 25-member trade delegation from Austria’s Vorarlberg Commerce Chamber met their Iranian counterparts and entrepreneurs in Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines, and Agriculture (TCCIMA) on Monday to discuss improvement of bilateral trade ties, the portal of TCCIMA reported.
November 8, 2016

Iranian, Austrian commerce chambers confer on expansion of ties

TEHRAN- A 25-member trade delegation from Austria’s Vorarlberg Commerce Chamber met their Iranian counterparts and entrepreneurs in Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines, and Agriculture (TCCIMA) on Monday to discuss improvement of bilateral trade ties, the portal of TCCIMA reported.
November 8, 2016

Iran can raise electrical engineering services export by tenfold

TEHRAN- Iran’s annual exports of engineering services from electricity sector which stands at $3 billion at present can increase by five and even ten folds considering the infrastructures existing in the country, Iranian Deputy Energy Minister Houshang Falahatian said on Sunday, ISNA reported.
November 8, 2016

Iran can raise electrical engineering services export by tenfold

TEHRAN- Iran’s annual exports of engineering services from electricity sector which stands at $3 billion at present can increase by five and even ten folds considering the infrastructures existing in the country, Iranian Deputy Energy Minister Houshang Falahatian said on Sunday, ISNA reported.
November 8, 2016

Egypt petroleum minister says not going to Iran

Egyptian Petroleum Minister Tarek El Molla attended on Monday an oil conference in Abu Dhabi where he told Reuters he was not going to Iran, appearing to contradict a report on Sunday that he was on his way to Tehran to strike new oil deals.
November 8, 2016

Egypt petroleum minister says not going to Iran

Egyptian Petroleum Minister Tarek El Molla attended on Monday an oil conference in Abu Dhabi where he told Reuters he was not going to Iran, appearing to contradict a report on Sunday that he was on his way to Tehran to strike new oil deals.
November 8, 2016

Iran working on laws to spur renewable energy investments

Iran is working on regulations to attract investment in renewable energy, according to Elham Aminzadeh, adviser to President Hassan Rouhani, as the nation considers solar, wind and hydro power as ways to diversify from regular crude-based fuel.
November 8, 2016

Iran working on laws to spur renewable energy investments

Iran is working on regulations to attract investment in renewable energy, according to Elham Aminzadeh, adviser to President Hassan Rouhani, as the nation considers solar, wind and hydro power as ways to diversify from regular crude-based fuel.
November 8, 2016

Iran, Iraq sign MOU on railway co-op

TEHRAN- Iran and Iraq penned an MOU on reinforcement of bilateral railway ties in Tehran on Monday, IRNA reported.
November 8, 2016

Iran, Iraq sign MOU on railway co-op

TEHRAN- Iran and Iraq penned an MOU on reinforcement of bilateral railway ties in Tehran on Monday, IRNA reported.
November 7, 2016

Total to sign $6b gas deal with Iran tomorrow

Iran will sign a deal with France's Total on Tuesday for the development of gas production at the South Pars field in the Persian Gulf, the Iranian oil ministry said.
November 7, 2016

Total to sign $6b gas deal with Iran Tuesday

Iran will sign a deal with France's Total on Tuesday for the development of gas production at the South Pars field in the Persian Gulf, the Iranian oil ministry said.
November 7, 2016

Total to sign $6b gas deal with Iran Tuesday

Iran will sign a deal with France's Total on Tuesday for the development of gas production at the South Pars field in the Persian Gulf, the Iranian oil ministry said.
November 7, 2016

Foreign Firms to Invest $1bn in Iran’s Port Industry

Managing Director of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) Mohammad Saeednejad said foreign firms are expected to make nearly $1 billion of investment in the country’s port and shipping industry. Since the removal of anti-Tehran sanctions, various foreign delegations have travelled to Iran and expressed willingness to invest in the country’s port and maritime projects, […]
November 7, 2016

Financing Arranged for Airbus Iran Deal

By John Lee. Iran has reportedly reached a deal with the United Arab Emirates’ Dubai Aerospace to finance the first 17 jets it plans to buy from Airbus. Reuters quotes a senior Iranian official as saying, “we have a deal to finance the first 17 aircraft.” Under the deal, the leasing company would take over […]
November 7, 2016

German Bank initiates Business with 20 Iranian Banks

The Director of Germany’s Europaeisch-Iranische Handelsbank AG (EIH) has announced that the bank has initiated business with 20 Iranian banks and financial institutes. and the prospect for improving EU trade relations is positive. Thomas Junge told IRNA: “We have rebuilt our business relations with Iranian financial institute and cooperate with more than 20 banks. We […]
November 7, 2016

Egypt Denies Oil Minister’s Plan to Visit Tehran

An Egyptian oil ministry spokesman on Monday dismissed a recent report that the North African country’s oil minister plans to visit Iran to sign an oil deal with Tehran. Hamdy Abdel Aziz denied the report, saying that Cairo has contracted sufficient gasoline and diesel shipments to meet domestic demand for November, Egyptian media reported. It […]
November 7, 2016

No Immediate Prospect for EU Office in Iran

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi played down expectations for establishment of a European Union office in Tehran any time soon. Speaking at his weekly press conference on Monday, Qassemi suggested that it is unlikely for the European Union’s office to open in Iran in the near future. He said there is still no “precise […]
November 7, 2016

Iran Bans Pilgrimage to Samarra after Terrorist Attack

Iranian pilgrims are forbidden from traveling to the Iraqi city of Samarra until further notice in the wake of a Sunday terrorist attack that killed and wounded scores of Iranian pilgrims in the holy city, an official announced. Majid Aqababaei, a deputy interior minister for border affairs, told Tasnim on Monday that the decision to […]