September 17, 2016

Gorgan-Aktau flight to be launched on Sept. 20

TEHRAN- A new direct flight will be launched from Gorgan, the capital of northern Iranian province of Golestan, to Aktau, Kazakhstan’s second largest city, on Tuesday September 20, ISNA reported on Saturday.
September 17, 2016

Over 300 companies to attend Iran Telecom 2016

TEHRAN- The 17th International Exhibition of Telecommunications, Information Technology, and Innovative CIT Solutions, known as Iran Telecom Innovations 2016, will be held at Tehran International Permanent Fairground on September 25-28, IRIB news repor...
September 17, 2016

Iran Aviation Summit to host representatives from over 20 countries

TEHRAN - Representatives from more than 20 countries will take part in the two-day Iran Aviation Summit 2016, Reza Jafarzadeh, the manager of Iranian Aviation Organization’s Public Relations Department announced, IRIB reported on Saturday.
September 17, 2016

Fair oil prices meet consumer, producer interests: Rouhani

TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that stable oil market and fair prices meet the interests of both oil producers and consumers.
September 17, 2016

Iran crude exports hit 5-yr high near pre-sanctions levels: source

Iran's August crude oil exports jumped 15 percent from July to more than 2 million barrels per day (bpd), according to a source with knowledge of its tanker loading schedule, closing in on Tehran's pre-sanctions shipment levels of five years ago.
September 17, 2016

Renault Jan.-Aug. sales to Iran tripled y/y

TEHRAN – The French car maker Renault sales to Iran tripled in the first eight months of 2016 compared to the same period last year, Tasnim news agency reported on Friday.
September 17, 2016

Tehran to host China Trade Week expo

TEHRAN- China Trade Week (CTW), China’s first exhibition in Iran in 2016, with the support of Chinese government and the Iran Chamber of Commerce will be held in Tehran on September 19-21 at Shahr-e-Aftab International Exhibition Center, IRNA reported.
September 17, 2016

French economic delegation to visit Iran in Oct.

TEHRAN - A 13-member French trade delegation including members of Pays de La Loire Chamber of Commerce will visit Tehran on October 6.
September 17, 2016

Armenia must carry out huge work to increase trade turnover with Iran: Deputy FM

Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia Robert Harutyunyan says Armenia must carry out huge work to increase the trade turnover with Iran. According to him despite Iran-Armenia trade turnover results for the first quarter of 2016 are promising, this is stil...
September 17, 2016

Sweden to Cooperate with Iran in the ICT Sector

During a meeting in Stockholm, Sweden’s Minister of Housing and Digital Development announced the country’s enthusiasm in cooperating with Iran in the ICT sector.

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September 16, 2016

Iran moves up in GNI per capita ranking: WB

TEHRAN – Iran has advanced in the Gross National Income (GNI) per capita ranking in 2015, according to a report released by the World Bank in July 2016.
September 16, 2016

Sweden Eager to Invest in Iran’s ICT Sector

Swedish Minister of Housing and Digital Development Peter Eriksson expressed his country’s enthusiasm for more active presence in Iran’s information and communications technology (ICT) market in the post-sanctions era. In a meeting with Iran’s Minister of Communications and Information Technology Mahmoud Vaezi in Stockholm on Thursday, Eriksson voiced support for Swedish investment in various fields […]
September 16, 2016

Khomeini Refinery Output beats Expectations

Imam Khomeini Refinery has set a new production record by operating at 15 percent of its production plan. Ali Jamshidi, managing director of the facility, has told Shana that the refinery, located in the central province of Markazi, underwent an overhaul project which took 25 years without any accidents this year. He said the refinery […]
September 16, 2016

Iran to be Self-Sufficient in Gasoline

Spokesman of Parliament Energy Committee, Assadollah Gharakhani, says once the first phase of Persian Gulf Star Refinery is complete, the country will be self-sufficient in gasoline and will no longer need to import it. Gharakhani told Shana that the refinery will use gas condensate as its feedstock to produce gasoline He said producing high quality […]
September 16, 2016

Iran to be Peugeot’s Manufacturing Hub in ME, Africa

By John Lee. Tehran Times reports that Peugeot will try to make Iran its manufacturing hub in the Middle East and Africa. Jean Christophe Quemard, Executive Vice-President of Middle East and Africa, said Peugeot plans to offer 30 percent of its joint products with Iran Khordo Company (IKCO) in markets across the region, adding: “After […]
September 16, 2016

Russia and Iran agree Meat Export Requirements

By John Lee. Russia’s Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor) and the Iran Veterinary Organization (IVO) have agreed on the requirements for the export of frozen boneless beef from Russia to Iran. This allows accredited companies to start supplies to Iran. Iran allowed Russia to supply beef to the country in January 2016, […]
September 16, 2016

A New Deal Between Iran and Nokia Signed

A new chapter of collaboration between Iran and Nokia has started that brings new technologies to Iran.

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September 15, 2016

Iran inks 20 mining co-op MOUs with intl. companies post sanctions

TEHRAN- Iran has signed 20 memorandums of understanding with some renowned international companies on cooperation in the mining projects after the nuclear deal in January which lifted the sanctions against the country, according to an official in Irani...
September 15, 2016

Iran Invites Tenders for Rail Coaches

By John Lee. Iran’s national passenger rail operator, Raja Rail Transportation, has issued a call for tender for the supply and maintenance of a fleet of 250 passenger coaches of three types, according to Rail Journal. Raja requires a mixture of 41-seat day coaches, 42-seat restaurant cars and nine-compartment sleeping cars with 36 berths each. […]
September 15, 2016

Iran needs 1m Tons of High-Gluten Wheat

By John Lee. Iran needs to import 1 million metric tons of high-quality wheat by April to supply the requirements of domestic bread and confectionery producers. Kaveh Zargaran, the secretary general of the Federation of Iranian Food-Industry Associations, told Bloomberg that the shipments are needed for blending with Iran’s own wheat, which typically has a […]