September 25, 2016

Focus Iran Summit: A Two-Day Multi-Sector Investment Summit

International Finance Magazine has partnered up with Iran’s Open Iran Group to host a two-day multi-sector investment summit called "Focus Iran Summit" on 26th and 27th of September in Tehran.

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September 23, 2016

Iran gains 90% of projected tax income in H1

TEHRAN- Iran gained 90 percent of its projected tax income for the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-Setemebr 21), IRNA quoted Iranian Tax Administration Deputy Head for Direct Tax Affairs Nader Jannati as saying on September 21.
September 23, 2016

Iran Telecom 2016 to host over 270 companies

TEHRAN- Over 200 Iranian and 70 foreign companies will participate in 17th International Exhibition of Telecommunications, Information Technology & Innovative CIT Solutions of Iran (Iran Telecom 2016), ISNA reported on Friday quoting Davoud Zare’ian, the spokesman of Telecommunication Company of Iran.
September 23, 2016

Tehran to host ECO customs administration heads in Oct.

TEHRAN- The 7th meeting of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Council of Heads of Customs Administration (CHCA) will be held in Tehran from October 17 to 19.
September 23, 2016

Renewable energy consumption, Iran-Denmark main pivot of co-op

TEHRAN- Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian in a Thursday meeting with his Danish counterpart mentioned expansion of renewable energy consumption the main pivot of future cooperation between the two countries, IRNA reported on Friday.
September 23, 2016

Indonesia to receive 1st LPG consignment from Iran on Monday

TEHRAN – Indonesia’s state-owned oil and natural gas corporation, Pertamina, is scheduled to receive the first shipment of Iranian liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) on September 26, IRNA reported on Thursday.
September 23, 2016

Tens of foreign firms to attend Iran Sea Expo 2016

TEHRAN – Tens of companies from nine countries will participate in the 4th edition of the International Maritime Exhibition of Iran, known as Iran Sea Expo 2016, which will be held in Tehran on September 24-26, the executive manager of the exhibition told IRNA.
September 23, 2016

Iran plans rail link with Europe via Bulgaria

A railroad link with Europe that uses Georgia and Bulgaria as gateways into the continent is on the agenda for Iran, the Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev's press office has said.
September 23, 2016

U.S. approves export of Boeing, Airbus planes to Iran

The U.S. Treasury Department has granted permission to Boeing and Airbus to export commercial planes to Iran, a Treasury spokesperson told NPR. The government has approved a deal — not yet finalized — for Boeing to sell IranAir 80 commercial passenger aircraft.
September 23, 2016

Siemens Ships 1st F-Class Turbine to Iran

Germany’s Siemens has shipped the first F-class gas turbine for the project Bandar Abbas to Iran, according to a report by Diesel and Gas Tribune. The turbine has been delivered to the Islamic Republic as part of a contract between Siemens and Iran’s MAPNA. In March 2016, Siemens signed an agreement with MAPNA, Iran’s largest […]
September 23, 2016

Airbus Given US License to Sell 17 Aircraft to Iran

A spokesman for Airbus has said the aviation giant has received two licenses from the US allowing it to export a total of 17 aircraft to Iran, a report said. According to the report carried by Reuters, the US Treasury issued two licenses on Wednesday whereby Airbus can sell 17 aircraft to Iran. Although based […]
September 23, 2016

Iran wants more Int’l Cooperation on Environment

By Barbara Slavin, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Environment Official says Iran looking for more International Cooperation Faced with mounting environmental challenges, Iran is implementing an ambitious program to reduce greenhouse gases and restore dried wetlands, but it would benefit from more international […]
September 23, 2016

Swiss Firm in $839m Wind Farm Deal

By John Lee. Switzerland’s MECI Group International has signed an agreement with Iran’s government to build a 750 million-euro ($839 million) wind farm. MECI Chairman Jeremiah Josey told Bloomberg: “Iran is at a very interesting point in history. There is so much growth to be had. They can get through at least 20 years of technological […]
September 23, 2016

India Drops Plan to Buy UAE Oil, Turns to Iran

India plans to buy 6 million barrels of Iranian crude oil after its talks with the United Arab Emirates’ national oil company for supplies came to a close over commercial terms, industry sources said. Three industry sources with direct knowledge of the matter said India would buy 6 million barrels of Iranian Mix crude from […]
September 23, 2016

Two journalists Arrested in Iran

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has called on Iranian authorities to immediately release two reformist journalists arrested in recent days, and stop jailing the media for doing their work. At the time of his arrest, pro-government media described Sadra Mohaqeq, the editor of the reformist newspaper Shargh Daily, as an “infiltrator.” Security forces detained […]
September 23, 2016

Iran open to co-op in energy sphere: president

TEHRAN – Addressing international figures in separate encounters on the sidelines of the UN general assembly meeting in New York, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani stressed that Iran welcomes cooperation in various fields especially in energy sphere, Shana reported on Thursday citing the president’s official website.
September 22, 2016

Will Iranian Pilgrims forsake Mecca for Karbala?

By Ali Mamouri for Al Monitor. Any views expressed here are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News.  Saudi newspapers reported Sept. 15 that Shiites are expected to replace their pilgrimage to Mecca with religious visits to Iraq’s Karbala (pictured) instead. According Al-Riyadh newspaper, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah […]
September 22, 2016

Video: Military Commemorates Iran-Iraq War Anniversary

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran has been holding nationwide parades to commemorate the anniversary of the 1980 war with Iraq. Every year, the event is used to highlight the latest advances in military technology. Al Jazeera‘s Reza […]
September 22, 2016

Tehran to host 1st Oman’s exclusive expo in late Sept.

TEHRAN- Iran will host first exclusive exhibition of Omani businesses from September 25 to 28 at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds, Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting reported on Wednesday citing Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO).
September 22, 2016

Iran’s 5-month passenger car output up 10.6% yr/yr

TEHRAN - Iranian carmakers manufactured 448,522 passenger cars during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-August 21), showing 10.6 percent rise compared to the same period of time in the previous year, Islamic Republic ...