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Dutch Envoy: Iran's capabilities for trade cooperation an advantage

Posted: December 14, 2017


Kish Island, Dec 12, IRNA – Dutch Ambassador to Iran Susanna Terstal said here on Tuesday that Iran's capabilities as well as its intelligent experts is an advantage for economic cooperation. Read More: Dutch Envoy: Iran's capabilities for trade cooperation an advantage


Iran's oil output to hit 9m/bpd by 2025: Oil official

Posted: December 14, 2017


Arak, Markazi Prov, Dec 10, IRNA – Iran has plans to increase oil output to 9 million barrels per day by Vision 2025, according to a senior oil ministry official. Read More: Iran's oil output to hit 9m/bpd by 2025: Oil official


Shipping line to link Iran, Oman ports

Posted: December 13, 2017


Tehran, Dec 13, IRNA – Head of Iran-Oman joint chamber of commerce Mohsen Zarrabi declared on Wednesday that a shipping line between Khorramshahr port and Sohar Port in Oman is to be inaugurated on December 30, 2017. Read More: Shipping line to link Iran, Oman ports


Russia to cooperate with Iran gas industry

Posted: December 13, 2017


Tehran, Dec 13, IRNA – Iran's Oil Ministry and Russia's Gazprom signed two memoranda of understanding (MoU) on gas industry and Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) on Wednesday. Read More: Russia to cooperate with Iran gas industry


The future of Chabahar Port

Posted: December 13, 2017


Tehran, Dec 13, IRNA – Last week saw the inauguration of the first phase of the strategic Chabahar port by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in the presence of officials from 17 countries. Read More: The future of Chabahar Port


Iran crude, oil products annual distribution capacity at 123bn

Posted: December 13, 2017


Tehran, Dec 13, IRNA – Iran is transmitting around 330 million liters a day of crude oil and petroleum products through 14,000 kilometers of pipeline. Read More: Iran crude, oil products annual distribution capacity at 123bn


Iran Print & Pack 2017 kicks off in Tehran

Posted: December 13, 2017


Tehran, Dec 13, IRNA – The 24th International Pack and Print Machinery Exhibition of Iran started on Wednesday at Tehran Permanent Fairground. Read More: Iran Print & Pack 2017 kicks off in Tehran


Iran's economy needs speed and transparency: Pres. Rouhani

Posted: December 13, 2017


Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA – Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday his draft budget bill is based on ‘transparency’ and ‘speed’ while in his first term of office he focused on economic tranquility. Read More: Iran's economy needs speed and transparency: Pres. Rouhani


Iran ups gas exports by 64 percent

Posted: December 12, 2017


Tehran, Dec 12, IRNA – Director of the International Affairs Department at National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Behzad Babazadeh said Iran's gas exports rose by 64 percent in the first five months of the current Iranian year (started March 21). Read More: Iran ups gas exports by 64 percent


Iran, Afghanistan hold joint exhibition

Posted: December 12, 2017


Herat, Dec 12, IRNA – The 12th Iran-Afghanistan Joint Exhibition opened in Herat on Tuesday with 50 manufacturing companies showcasing their products. Read More: Iran, Afghanistan hold joint exhibition


Iran extracts 715m barrels of oil in west of Karoon

Posted: December 12, 2017


Tehran, Dec 12, IRNA – Director of the Integrated Planning and Director at National Iranian Oil Company Karim Zobeidi says out of about 87 billion barrels of in-situ oil reserves west of Karoon, 715 million barrels of oil have been extracted. Read More: Iran extracts 715m barrels of oil in west of Karoon


Serbian minister of energy calls Iran world's main energy supplier

Posted: December 12, 2017


Belgrade, Dec 9, IRNA – Minister of Mining and Energy of Serbia Aleksandar Antic in meeting with Head of Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) Mojtaba Khosrotaj on Saturday called Iran as one of the most important world suppliers of oil and gas. Read More: Serbian minister of energy calls Iran world's main energy supplier


Iran oil terminals handling capacity at 28mb/d: Oil official

Posted: December 12, 2017


Tehran, Dec 12, IRNA – A senior official of the Iranian Oil Terminals Company (IOTC) has said that the company has handled 1.8 million barrels of crude oil within the framework of swap operation since the project was resumed in northern Iran after a hiatus. Read More: Iran oil terminals handling capacity at 28mb/d: Oil official


Senior MP: Iran aviation industry equipped with high-tech devices

Posted: December 12, 2017


Tehran, Dec 12, IRNA – A senior MP said despite the sanctions imposed against Iran, the country's industry, Iran Aviation Industries Organization (IAIO) in particular, enjoys the state-of-art technology. Read More: Senior MP: Iran aviation industry equipped with high-tech devices


Int’l Building Industry Exhibition kicks off in Tabriz

Posted: December 12, 2017


Tabriz, Dec 12, IRNA – The 3rd International Building Industry Exhibition opened on Tuesday in Tabriz International Exhibition Center, northwestern Iran. Read More: Int’l Building Industry Exhibition kicks off in Tabriz


Armenia keen on boosting economic ties with Iran

Posted: December 11, 2017


Tehran, Dec 12, IRNA – Head of Armenia-Iran Parliamentary Friendship Group Vahram Baghdasaryan said on Monday that Yerevan is interested to broaden economic relations with Tehran. Read More: Armenia keen on boosting economic ties with Iran


Armenian official calls for commissioning gas pipeline from Iran to his country

Posted: December 11, 2017


Tehran, Dec 11, IRNA – Head of Armenia-Iran Parliamentary Friendship Group Vahram Baghdasaryan underlined the need for commissioning the pipeline carrying Iran’s gas to Armeni. Read More: Armenian official calls for commissioning gas pipeline from Iran to his country


Iran attends WTO meeting in Argentina as observer

Posted: December 11, 2017


Tehran, Dec 11, IRNA – An Iranian delegation attended the 11th World Trade Organization meeting in Buenos Aires, Argentina, as observer member. Read More: Iran attends WTO meeting in Argentina as observer


Iran ready to export 100 MW of electricity to Pakistan’s Gwadar: Iranian diplomat

Posted: December 11, 2017


Islamabad, Dec 11, IRNA — Consul General of Iran in Pakistan’s south western city of Quetta says Iran is ready to export 100 MW of electricity to Gwadar port, Pakistan. Read More: Iran ready to export 100 MW of electricity to Pakistan’s Gwadar: Iranian diplomat


Iran attends IFSB conference in Malaysia

Posted: December 11, 2017


Kuala Lumpur, Dec 11, IRNA – The 16th Conference of Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) kicked off today in Malaysia with the attendance of representatives of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) and Tehran Stock Exchange. Read More: Iran attends IFSB conference in Malaysia


Iran, S. Korean private sectors sign 22 MoUs on technology transfer

Posted: December 11, 2017


Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA – Iranian and South Korean private sectors signed 22 memoranda of understanding (MoUs) on the transfer of technology in Milad Tower late on Sunday. Read More: Iran, S. Korean private sectors sign 22 MoUs on technology transfer


Iran, Turkey sign MoU on waste management

Posted: December 10, 2017


Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA — Industrial Development & Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO) and Turkish Company of Chutash signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on environment and urban waste management on Sunday. Read More: Iran, Turkey sign MoU on waste management


Iran, S. Korean private sectors ink 22 MoUs on technology transfer

Posted: December 10, 2017


Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA – Iranian and South Korean private sectors signed 22 memoranda of understanding (MoUs) on the transfer of technology in Milad Tower late on Sunday. Read More: Iran, S. Korean private sectors ink 22 MoUs on technology transfer


Iran exports 25 million tons of non-oil goods via Bushehr

Posted: December 10, 2017


Bushehr, Dec 10, IRNA – Head of Bushehr Industry, Mine and Trade Department said in the first eight months of the current Iranian year (started March 21, 2017) 25.507 million tons of non-oil goods, including gas condensates, worth 9.735 billion dollars had been exported. Read More: Iran exports 25 million tons of non-oil goods via Bushehr


First part of poultry vaccine to be exported to Afghanistan soon

Posted: December 10, 2017


Karaj, Dec 10, IRNA – Commercial Director of Razi Serum and Vaccine Research Institute Alireza Taheri said on Sunday that the first part of poultry vaccine will be exported to Afghanistan in the near future. Read More: First part of poultry vaccine to be exported to Afghanistan soon


Sri Lanka eyeing Iran’s oil products: Envoy

Posted: December 10, 2017


Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA – Sri Lanka is interested in buying Iran’s oil products, Sri Lankan ambassador to Iran Sharif Anis said on Sunday. Read More: Sri Lanka eyeing Iran’s oil products: Envoy


Iranian, Afghan traders discuss ties

Posted: December 10, 2017


Mashad, Dec 10, IRNA – Economic practitioners of Iran and Afghanistan held a meeting in Islam Qala Customs Department, northwestern Afghanistan to review ways of increasing bilateral trade. Read More: Iranian, Afghan traders discuss ties


Economic tranquility, Iran President's 2nd term policy

Posted: December 10, 2017


Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA – Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that his proposed budget bill is based on ‘transparency’, and policies of his second term of office revive around economic tranquility. Read More: Economic tranquility, Iran President's 2nd term policy


Iran, Iraq sign swap oil deal

Posted: December 10, 2017


Baghdad, Dec 10, IRNA – Iraq's Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi said that Tehran and Baghdad have signed an agreement to export Kirkuk's oil to Iran. Read More: Iran, Iraq sign swap oil deal


President Rouhani in Majlis for budget bill

Posted: December 10, 2017


Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani arrived in Majlis' (parliament) main chamber on Sunday to submit his proposed budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year (beginning on March 21, 2018). Read More: President Rouhani in Majlis for budget bill


Iran makes atomic battery: Iran nuclear chief

Posted: December 9, 2017


Tehran, Dec 9, IRNA – Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali-Akbar Salehi said on Saturday that Iranian atomic energy scientists have achieved to make atomic battery. Read More: Iran makes atomic battery: Iran nuclear chief


Iran, Serbia call for expansion of agricultural cooperation

Posted: December 9, 2017


Belgrade, Dec 9, IRNA – Head of Iran Trade Promotion Organization of Iran (TPO) Mojtaba Khosrow Taj on Saturday called for expansion of agricultural cooperation between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Serbia. Read More: Iran, Serbia call for expansion of agricultural cooperation


Pak businessmen call for removal of trade barriers, resumption of banking ties with Iran

Posted: December 9, 2017


Islamabad, Dec 9, IRNA – Members of Iran-Pakistan Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry have called for removal of trade barriers and resumption of banking ties with Iran for the expansion of trade between the two countries. Read More: Pak businessmen call for removal of trade barriers, resumption of banking ties with Iran


Iran, Serbia agree to launch direct flight

Posted: December 9, 2017


Belgrade, Dec 9, IRNA – Iran and Serbia agreed to launch direct fligh, sign an agreement on free trade and also increase bilateral trade. Read More: Iran, Serbia agree to launch direct flight


UNIC: Iran mark fastest growth in industrial design counts worldwide

Posted: December 9, 2017


Tehran, Dec 9, IRNA – The Islamic Republic of Iran marked the fastest growth in industrial design counts worldwide with a 34.8 per cent increase, the United Nations intellectual property agency said. Read More: UNIC: Iran mark fastest growth in industrial design counts worldwide


Qeshm FTZ, Malaysia MRF sign MoU

Posted: December 7, 2017


Qeshm Island, Dec 7, IRNA – Managing Director of Qeshm Free Trade Zone Organization Hamid Reza Momeni and Executive Director of Malaysia Marine Research Foundation (MRF) Nicolas Pilcher in a meeting here on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU). Read More: Qeshm FTZ, Malaysia MRF sign MoU


Envoy: Iran, Vietnam to expand tourism cooperation

Posted: December 7, 2017


Tehran, Dec 7, IRNA – Vietnam Ambassador to Iran Nguyen Hong Thach pointed to high capacity of tourism industry in Vietnam and said considering infrastructures of tourism there is a possibility to host 30,000 Iranian tourists in Vietnam annually. Read More: Envoy: Iran, Vietnam to expand tourism cooperation


Qeshm FTZ, Malaysia MRF ink MoU

Posted: December 7, 2017


Qeshm Island, Dec 7, IRNA – Managing Director of Qeshm Free Trade Zone Organization Hamid Reza Momeni and Executive Director of Malaysia Marine Research Foundation (MRF) Nicolas Pilcher in a meeting here on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU). Read More: Qeshm FTZ, Malaysia MRF ink MoU


Iran, Ukraine consider cooperation in different arenas

Posted: December 7, 2017


Moscow, Dec 7, IRNA – Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine Ihor Nasalyk in meeting with Iran's Ambassador to Kiev Mohammad Beheshti-Monfared on Thursday considered ways to expand bilateral relations between the two states in different areas. Read More: Iran, Ukraine consider cooperation in different arenas


Bulgarian company to build solar power plant in Fars province

Posted: December 7, 2017


Shiraz, Dec 7, IRNA – Deputy Governor General of Fars Province and Governor of Jahrom city Alireza Sahraeian said on Thursday that the first memorandum of understanding for investment in Jahrome economic special zone was signed by Bulgarian Solar and Benefit Company to build a solar power plant. Read More: Bulgarian company to build solar power plant in Fars province


Chabahar Port inauguration, new opportunity for enhancing regional collaborations: Iran envoy

Posted: December 7, 2017


Islamabad, Dec 7, IRNA — Ambassador of Iran to Pakistan Mehdi Honardoost strongly believes that inauguration of the first Phase of Chabahar Port of Iran is a new opportunity for enhancing of collaboration among the regional states. Read More: Chabahar Port inauguration, new opportunity for enhancing regional collaborations: Iran envoy


Iraq needs Iran's help to develop gas infrastructures: Official

Posted: December 7, 2017


Tehran, Dec 4, IRNA – Iraqi Deputy Oil Minister for gas affairs Hamid Younis said on Monday that his country needs Iran's help to develop gas infrastructures. Read More: Iraq needs Iran's help to develop gas infrastructures: Official


Iran marked fastest growth in industrial design counts worldwide: UN

Posted: December 7, 2017


Tehran, Dec 7, IRNA – The Islamic Republic of Iran marked the fastest growth in industrial design counts worldwide with a 34.8 percent increase, the United Nations intellectual property agency said Wednesday. Read More: Iran marked fastest growth in industrial design counts worldwide: UN


Pakistan highly values ties with Iran: Pak Minister

Posted: December 7, 2017


Islamabad, Dec 7, IRNA – Pakistan Minister for Defense Production Rana Tanveer Hussain has said that Pakistan highly values its fraternal ties with Iran and considers it a close friend. Read More: Pakistan highly values ties with Iran: Pak Minister


Iran, Azerbaijan explore ways of developmental cooperation

Posted: December 6, 2017


Baku, Dec 6, IRNA –Iran's Minister of Communications and Information Technology Mohammad- Javad Azari-Jahromi and Azerbaijan's Minister of Transport, Communication and High Technologies Ramin Guluzade met on Wednesday and discussed ways of boosting cooperatiion. Read More: Iran, Azerbaijan explore ways of developmental cooperation


Tatarstan calls for stronger tourism ties with Iran

Posted: December 6, 2017


Moscow, Dec 6, IRNA – Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov says his country is willing to boost tourism relations with Iran. Read More: Tatarstan calls for stronger tourism ties with Iran


Pakistan-Iran FTA draft finalized: Pak daily

Posted: December 6, 2017


Islamabad, Dec 6, IRNA — Pakistan and Iran have finalized initial draft of much-awaited Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and expeditious resolution of banking channel issues, Pakistan’s daily ‘Business Recorder’ reported quoting official sources. Read More: Pakistan-Iran FTA draft finalized: Pak daily


Chabahar, Gwadar seaports could operate as sister ports

Posted: December 6, 2017


Islamabad, Dec 6, IRNA — The inauguration of the first phase of Chabahar port is a major development which will help in booming trade activities in the region besides working as a sister port of Pakistan’s Gwadar port. Read More: Chabahar, Gwadar seaports could operate as sister ports


Iran calls for cooperation among ECO states

Posted: December 6, 2017


Baku, Dec 6, IRNA – Minister of Communications and Information Technology Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi has cooperation ECO wide, hoping that the cooperation will benefit mankind and make the world a better place for all. Read More: Iran calls for cooperation among ECO states


Monopoly over digital economy threatens regional states: Minister

Posted: December 6, 2017


Baku, Dec 6, IRNA – Minister of Information and Communications Technology Mohammad Javad Azari-Jahromi said on Tuesday that regional countries are facing the threat of monopolized economies in the field of high-tech industry. Read More: Monopoly over digital economy threatens regional states: Minister