October 29, 2016

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Accounts Assistant, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Intern – Un-habitat Programme Support (Disaster Risk Reduction and Mitigation), United Nations Human Settlements Programme (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)
October 29, 2016

IRANPLEX 2016 hosting 120 foreign companies from 20 countries

TEHRAN- The 15th edition of International Exhibition of Poultry, Livestock, Dairy and Related Industries of Iran (IRNAPLEX 2016) kicked off on Thursday at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds.
October 29, 2016

Hong Kongese business delegation to visit Iran soon

TEHRAN- An 80-member Hong Kongese business delegation, headed by the country’s secretary for commerce and economic development, is to make a trip to the Iranian capital on November 8, following the invitation made by the Iranian Finance Minister Ali Tayyebnia, Tasnim news agency reported on Friday.
October 29, 2016

Iran, Czech Republic stress expansion of power, water co-op

TEHRAN- In the first meeting of Iran-Czech Republic Energy Taskforce, held in Prague on Thursday, the two sides emphasized expansion of cooperation in electricity and water sectors, IRNA reported.
October 29, 2016

Tehran, Helsinki sign MOU on electricity cooperation

TEHRAN- A memorandum of understanding (MOU) on cooperation in electricity sector was inked by Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian and Finnish Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Kai Mykkänen in Tehran on Wednesday, IRNA reported.
October 28, 2016

Iranian, Dutch shipbuilding companies ink MOU

TEHRAN - Iran Ship Building and Offshore Industries Complex Company (ISOICO) and Dutch maritime group Royal IHC signed a memorandum of understanding on engineering and knowledge transfer as well as manufacturing and supplying of equipment.
October 28, 2016

New Dutch Company to Invest €90m in Iranian Renewables

During a state visit by the Dutch government to Iran, in the presence of the Iranian Minister of Energy, Mr. Chitchian, and the Dutch Minister of Infrastructure and the Environment, Ms. Schultz – Van Haegen, the Dutch company Global Renewables Investments B.V. signed an agreement to build wind and solar parks in Iran with an […]
October 28, 2016

Pipeline Blast in Turkey Disrupts Iranian Gas Supply

A pipeline carrying gas from Iran to Turkey was blown up on the Turkish territory a few kilometers past Bazargan border crossing, interrupting the gas exports temporarily, an Iranian Interior Ministry official said. The blast occurred on Thursday night, hitting the gas pipeline 12 kilometers into the Turkish soil near the northwestern Bazargan border crossing, […]
October 28, 2016

Did Rouhani Ban Film about Jailed Iranian-American Businessman?

By Rohollah Faghihi for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Did Rouhani stop screening of hardline film about jailed Iranian-American? Ever since taking office, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has come under increasing pressure from hard-liners who have been trying to tie his administration to the […]
October 28, 2016

Iran Ready to Boost Banking Ties with Singapore

The Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI), Valiollah Seif, who is on an official visit to Singapore, voiced the Islamic Republic’s readiness to boost banking cooperation with the Southeast Asian country. Speaking in a meeting with Managing Director of Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Ravi Menon in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday, Seif highlighted the […]
October 28, 2016

Corruption, cronyism and flawed supervision: banes of banking system 

TEHRAN - Tehran Prosecutor General has said strict supervision over banking activities would prevent unnoticed corruptions and shed some light to darker corners of the banking interactions.
October 27, 2016

Growth to Reach 5% This Year, Next: CBI Chief

Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif, who is on an official visit to Singapore, predicted that the economic growth of the country will reach five percent this year and the next year, calling on Asian companies to invest in the Islamic Republic. Speaking at a business seminar in Singapore on Wednesday, Seif […]
October 27, 2016

Iran, India aim to Finalize Farzad-B Deal by March

The Indian government said Tehran and New Delhi aim to clinch a deal by March to develop Farzad-B gas field in the Persian Gulf, southern Iran. ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL), the overseas investment arm of Indian explorer Oil and Natural Gas Corp, is preparing a master plan for development of Farzad-B, while also working on […]
October 27, 2016

Video: What does the Battle for Mosul mean for Iran?

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran is watching developments in the Battle for Mosul closely. Iranian military commanders say they are “assisting” the Iraqi army as soldiers try to remove ISIL fighters. The fight for Mosul is being […]
October 26, 2016

Iran’s inflation rate hits 8.7%: central bank

TEHRAN - The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended in the last day of the seventh Iranian calendar month of Mehr (October 21) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 8.7 percent, IRI...
October 26, 2016

Iran, Bosnia-Herzegovina agree on SMEs co-op

TEHRAN- Tehran and Sarajevo signed an MOU on cooperation between the two side’s small and medium-sized enterprises on Tuesday, IRIB news reported.
October 26, 2016

EGFI inks MOUs with German, Swiss insurance companies

TEHRAN - The Export Guarantee Fund of Iran (EGFI) has signed memorandums of understanding with Swiss Export Risk Insurance (SERV) and Germany's Hermes Insurance Company.
October 26, 2016

Turkey to establish exclusive industrial park in Iran

TEHRAN- Ali Yazdani, the head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO), told IRNA on Wednesday that Istanbul Chamber of Industry (ISO), on the basis of an agreement with Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines, and Agricul...
October 26, 2016

Iran’s 7-month non-oil exports up 4.3% yr/yr

TEHRAN-Iran’s exports of non-oil products in the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-October 21) stood at $24.657 billion, with 4.34 percent rise from $23.633 billion in the same period last year, Fars news agency reported on Wednesday citing the country’s customs administration.
October 26, 2016

NIOC’s investment opportunities introduced in OEEC

TEHRAN - National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC)’s investment opportunities in the offshore sector were introduced and presented in the Offshore Energy Exhibition (OEEC) 2016 in Amsterdam.