March 13, 2019

‘93% of units in Iran’s industrial estates are small-sized’

TEHRAN- Small-sized units account for 93 percent of the total number of units active in Iran’s industrial estates, according to Iranian Deputy Industry Minister Mohsen Salehinia.
March 13, 2019

West Karoun oil fields’ output at 350,000 bpd

TEHRAN- Production of oil from West Karoun oilfields has reached 350,000 barrels per day (bpd) in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20), the managing director of Iran’s Petroleum Engineering and Development Company (PEDEC) told IRIB in a...
March 13, 2019

Iran, India stress enhancement of economic relations

TEHRAN - Senior officials, entrepreneurs and representatives of private sectors from Iran and India gathered together in a business forum at the place of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) on Wednesday to discuss ways ...
March 13, 2019

Iran-Iraq Banking Problems “Settled”

The Secretary of Iran-Iraq Chamber of Commerce said the obstacles to banking interaction between the two neighbors have been settled and the bilateral trade exchange is fairly normal. In comments at a televised program on Sunday night, Hamid Hosseini said the problems with banking relations between Iran and Iraq have been resolved and the process […]
March 12, 2019

Nearly $15.5b worth of non-oil goods exported from Bushehr in 11 months

TEHRAN- Some $15.478 billion worth of non-oil products was exported from Iran’s southwestern province of Bushehr during the eleven-month period from March 21, 2018 to February 19, 2019, according to the director general of the province’s customs admini...
March 12, 2019

‘Refinery of South Pars phase 13 ready for official inauguration’

TEHRAN- The refinery of South Pars gas field’s phase 13 of development is ready for the official inauguration, the operator of phase 13 stressed.
March 12, 2019

33-yrs Prison, 148 lashes, for Women’s Rights Defender

Iran: Shocking 33-year prison term and 148 lashes for women’s rights defender Nasrin Sotoudeh The sentencing of prominent Iranian human rights lawyer and women’s rights defender Nasrin Sotoudeh to 33 years in prison and 148 lashes in a new case against her is an outrageous injustice, said Amnesty International. The sentence, reported on her husband […]
March 12, 2019

Iran, Iraq take new steps to expand trade ties

TEHRAN – In the first day of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s high profile visit to Iraq, an Iran-Iraq business forum was held in the capital city of Baghdad.
March 12, 2019

Iran, Iraq take new steps toward expansion of trade ties

TEHRAN – In the first day of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s high profile visit to Iraq, an Iran-Iraq business forum was held in the capital city of Baghdad.
March 11, 2019

‘Boosting LPG exports an agenda of NIGC’s next year’s activities’

TEHRAN- Increasing exports of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) will be an agenda of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC)’s activities in the next Iranian calendar year (starts on March 21, 2019), the managing director of company announced.
March 11, 2019

Vegetable exports at $935m in 10 months

TEHRAN- Iran exported 3.27 million tons of vegetables worth $935 million during the first ten months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018 - January 20, 2019), according to a director general in the Ministry of Agriculture.
March 11, 2019

Syria calls on Iranian private sector to take part in its reconstruction

TEHRAN – Syria has called on Iranian private sector to have a greater part in reconstruction of the war-damaged country, IRNA reported.
March 11, 2019

‘One Belt One Road a proper ground for Iran-China all-out relations’

TEHRAN- Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand stressed that One Belt One Road Initiative lays the ground for the expansion of all-out relations between Iran and China.
March 11, 2019

30-member Iranian trade delegation embarks on a visit to Iraq

TEHRAN – Headed by the chairman of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), a 30-member trade delegation accompanied President Hassan Rouhani in his three-day visit to Iraq, ICCIMA portal reported on Monday.
March 10, 2019

Non-oil exports from Arvand Free Zone at $1.2b in 11 months

TEHRAN- Over $1.2 billion worth of non-oil commodities was exported from Arvand Free Trade Zone during the first eleven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018 – February 19, 2019), a deputy at Arvand Free Zone Organization announce...
March 10, 2019

Yaran Oilfield development project investigated by NIOC

TEHRAN- The project for development of Yaran Oilfield was studied by National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) on Saturday, ILNA reported.
March 10, 2019

Iran, Bulgaria explore ways to expand trade ties

TEHRAN – Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) hosted a gathering of officials and businessmen from Iran and Bulgaria on Saturday which aimed for exploring ways of expanding economic ties.
March 9, 2019

Railway fleet to receive 77 passenger wagons

TEHRAN – Head of Raja Rail Transportation Company said 77 new passenger wagons are going to be added to the country’s railway transportation fleet before the Persian New Year (Nowrouz) holiday (which starts on March 21).
March 9, 2019

VP inaugurates 2 major industrial projects

TEHRAN- In a one-day trip to the north-central province of Semnan, Iran’s First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri put two major industrial projects into operation in the west of the province, IRNA reported.
March 9, 2019

Iran imports $14b of basic goods in 11 months

TEHRAN – Iran imported $14 billion worth of basic goods during the first 11 months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018 – February 19, 2019), IRIB reported quoting the head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA)....