February 20, 2019

Non-oil exports to Russia up 8.5% in 10 months on year

TEHRAN- Iran’s value of non-oil exports to Russia has risen 8.5 percent during the first ten months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018- January 20, 2019), Mehr news agency reported on Wednesday.
February 20, 2019

Above 1.5m TEUs of cargos loaded, unloaded at Shahid Rajaee Port since last March

TEHRAN- More than 1.564 million TEUs of cargos have been loaded and unload at Iran’s largest container port, Shahid Rajaee, since the beginning of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018), the Director General of Ports and Maritime Department...
February 20, 2019

Condensate to be sold at IRENEX on Feb. 25 for 2nd round

TEHRAN- The second round of offering gas condensate of South Pars gas field will be done at Iran Energy Exchange (IRENEX) on February 25, National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC)’s representative in IRENEX, Amir Hossein Tebyanian, announced on Tuesday.
February 20, 2019

Majlis approves exempting next year’s securities from tax

TEHRAN- The Iranian parliament (Majlis) on Tuesday gave approval to exempting the securities that will be issued in the next Iranian calendar year 1398 (begins on March 21, 2019) from tax, IRNA reported.
February 19, 2019

S. Korea ships in over $100m worth of Iranian oil in Jan.

TEHRAN – After a five-month hiatus, South Korea imported $101.2 million worth of Iranian crude oil in January, Yonhap reported on Tuesday citing Korea Customs Service data.
February 19, 2019

Heads of research institutes, technology centers, laboratories gather in IPPI

TEHRAN –Heads of Iranian Universities’ central laboratories and research and technology institutes gathered together on Tuesday at Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI) for the third round of an annual conferences to discuss various issues re...
February 19, 2019

35,000 barrels of crude oil sold at IRENEX in fifth offering

TEHRAN- National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) sold 35,000 barrels of light crude oil at Iran Energy Exchange (IRENEX) at the base price of $52.25 per barrel for the fifth time on Monday, IRIB reported.
February 19, 2019

Japan to continue oil imports from Iran: envoy

TEHRAN- Japan’s new ambassador to Tehran said his country will continue importing oil from Iran, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) published on Tuesday.
February 18, 2019

Annual conference on resistance economy held in Tehran

TEHRAN- The fifth annual resistance economy conference started operation at Iran University of Science and Technology on Monday, IRIB reported.
February 18, 2019

Tehran to host FUELEX 2019 on Feb. 21-24

TEHRAN – The 2nd International Exhibition of Fuel Stations and Related Industries (FUELEX 2019) is due to be held during February 21-24, at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds, IRIB reported.
February 18, 2019

Switzerland eager to expand trade with Iran: ambassador

TEHRAN – The Swiss ambassador to Tehran Markus Leitner said his country is eager for maintaining and even expanding economic relations with Iran, Finance and Economic Affairs Ministry’s news portal Shada reported.
February 18, 2019

Zanganeh leaves for Beijing to discuss deal on South Pars phase 11

TEHRAN- Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, accompanied by Parliament speaker Ali Larijani, left Tehran for the Chinese capital to negotiate implementation of the phase 11 project of developing South Pars gas field with CNPC.
February 18, 2019

Rouhani inaugurates projects worth $1.4 billion

TEHRAN- President Hassan Rouhani put 40 major development projects worth 60 trillion rials (about $1.428 billion) into operation in the southern province of Hormozgan on Sunday and Monday, IRNA reported.
February 18, 2019

Iraq Rebuffs US on Cutting Off Energy Purchases from Iran

The US is pressuring Iraq to stop buying energy from its neighbor Iran, in what has become a major point of conflict between Washington and Baghdad. Iraqi leaders are pushing back on the demand, which is rooted in US President Donald Trump’s sanctions against Iran, according to a report by the New York Times on […]
February 17, 2019

Panahi appointed as acting head of Tax Administration

TEHRAN- Mohammad-Qasem Panahi was appointed as the acting head of Iran's National Tax Administration (INTA), Shada reported on Sunday.
February 17, 2019

500 kilometers of freeways to be inaugurated in a month

TEHRAN- About 500 kilometers of freeways will be inaugurated throughout Iran by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), Transport Minister Mohammad Eslami announced on Saturday, IRNA reported.
February 17, 2019

‘PMO determined to rely on domestic potentials’

TEHRAN- Regarding Iran’s need for quality and swift maritime and port services as well as improving the efficiency of such services, the country’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) is determined to utilize domestic potentials and capabilities in ma...
February 17, 2019

Intl. expo on renewables to kick off in Tehran on Thursday

TEHRAN- The 11th International Environment, Renewable Energy, Lighting & Energy Saving Exhibition is to be held at Tehran Permanent International Fairground on February 21-24, 2019, IRIB reported on Sunday.
February 17, 2019

Copper cathode output up 61% in 10 months on year

TEHRAN- Production of copper cathode in Iran rose 61 percent during the first ten months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018 - January 20, 2019) compared to the same period of time in the past year, IRNA reported.
February 17, 2019

Sponge iron production rises 27%

TEHRAN- Production of sponge iron in Iran has risen 27 percent during the first ten months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018 - January 20, 2019) compared to the same period of time in the previous year, IRNA reported on Saturday.