August 17, 2016

S. Korea’s imports of Iranian crude in Q2 more than double

Imports of Iranian crude oil to Korea more than doubled on-year in the second quarter this year, as international sanctions against the Middle Eastern country were lifted, government data showed on Wednesday.
August 17, 2016

Iran’s 4-month petchem exports stand at $3b

TEHRAN – Iran has exported 6.846 million tons of petrochemical products, worth $3 billion, during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-July 21, 2016), Shana reported on Tuesday.
August 17, 2016

Iran-Russia Trade Up 71%

Trade between Tehran and Moscow has grown 70.9 percent year-on-year following the removal of anti-Tehran sanctions, Russia’s ambassador to Iran, Levan Dzhagaryan, said. There has been a rise in interest from Russian firms in doing business in Iran after a lasting nuclear deal was reached between Tehran and world powers last year in July, Dzhagaryan […]
August 17, 2016

Hyundai in Talks with NIOC over Condensate Imports

South Korea’s Hyundai Chemical is in talks with the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) to sign long-term contracts and import condensate from the Islamic Republic, a report said. Hyundai Chemical is still in talks with the NIOC for long-term condensate supplies, according to a report carried recently by Reuters. The report added that Hyundai recently […]
August 17, 2016

Iran, Austria open huge Catering operation in Tehran

The Dona International Catering Company, the biggest of its type in the Middle East, was inaugurated in Tehran on Sunday. The unveiling ceremony was attended by Iran’s Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Ahmad Akhundi, Austrian Ambassador to Tehran Friedrich Stift as well as Mohsen Pourseyyed Aghaei, the President of Islamic Republic of Iran […]
August 16, 2016

How did Iran manage to Issue MasterCards in the country?

In the last couple of days, the news of MasterCards in Iran grabbed a lot of attention to the point that even MasterCard reacted to this news and denied any cooperation with Iran.

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August 15, 2016

MasterCard Now Officially Available in Iran

Mahmoud Vaezi, Iran’s Minister of Communications announced that Iran’s Post Company has partnered up with a foreign company to distribute international credit cards in the country.

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August 14, 2016

Rasa Talks – Episode 6

Rasa Talks Episode 5 is live! The aim of Rasa Talks is to bring you the latest on Iran’s tech and startup news. We’re going to talk about the future trends, inside news about the startup ecosystem in Iran, upcoming events and more.

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August 13, 2016

Mobile Payments Based on USSD Technology Decreased

According to latest reports, the overall number of electronic transactions has grown more than 25% this year alone. The same has not happened for mobile based payments.

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August 10, 2016

22 Years of Cell Phones in Iran

From cell phones to smartphones, this technology changed the way we have lived our lives in the past decades. 22 years ago the modern mobile phone technology was introduced to Iranians and changed the way they communicated with each other forever.

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August 9, 2016

23 Million Gamers in Iran – 37% Women

A new national survey by Iran Computer and Video Games Foundation indicates that there are 23 million gamers in Iran. Of this 23 million gamers, 53% of them play video games on a regular basis.

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