Iran Building 2 Sports Arenas in Iraq
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – During a visit to Iraq, an Iranian deputy minister was updated on the latest status of two sports arenas that Iranian companies are constructing in Baghdad.
'The Silk Road: Glorious Past and Even Brighter Future'
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Over 2,000 years ago, an official delegation sent by the Chinese Emperor arrived in this piece of land after an arduous long journey.
Iran-EU Trade Turnover Jumps by 265% in 3 Months
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The total value of trade exchange between Iran and the 28-nation European Union (EU) over the first three months of 2017 has increased by 265 percent, a report released by the statistical office of the EU, Eurostat, showed.
Iran Plans to Lease New Train Cars from Europe
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s state-run railway company is in talks with a number of European companies to lease brand-new train cars, an official said.
Iran Receives 1st ATR Plane after JCPOA
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran's national flag-carrier airline Iran Air has taken delivery of its first ATR 72-600s plane, the head of European plane maker ATR announced.
Iran Urges Removal of Trade Barriers with India
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called for efforts to remove the obstacles to trade and banking ties with India.
French Carmakers Seeking Stronger Foothold in Iran’s Market: Report
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – French carmakers PSA (PEUP.PA) and Renault (RENA.PA) are seeking to increase their presence in Iran’s resurgent market through more deals and investments, a report said.
European, Asian Firms Ready to Fund Iran’s Plane Purchases: Deputy Minister
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Deputy Minister of Road and Urban Development for International Affairs Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan said several major institutions from Europe and Asia have expressed readiness to fund the country’s purchases of planes from global aviation giants Airbus and Boeing.
Iran Rail Expo 2017 Kicks Off in Tehran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The 5th International Exhibition of Rail Transportation, Related Industries, and Equipment (Iran RAIL EXPO 2017) opened in the Iranian capital of Tehran on Monday.
Iran to Import Shipbuilding Technology from South Korea: Official
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The managing director of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) said the Iran Shipbuilding and Offshore Industries Complex Company (ISOICO) has been introduced to import the technology of building giant ships from South Korea.
Ankara Conference to Study Investment Opportunities in Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Turkish capital of Ankara will soon play host to a conference on studying investment opportunities for Turkish investors in the Iranian market.
Philippine Firm Says to Build LNG Plant in Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – President of state-own Philippines National Oil Co. (PNOC) Pedro Aquino said the Southeast Asian country plans to build an LNG (Liquefied natural gas) plant in the Islamic Republic.
Envoy Urges Closer Ties between Iran, Zimbabwe
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Ambassador to Zimbabwe Ahmad Erfanian underscored the importance of enhanced ties between Tehran and Harare, saying the volume of trade transactions between the two countries should increase.
Iranian Deputy Minister Rejects Reports on Purchase of New Airplanes in Cash
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan rejected a recent report that Iran Air has purchased Airbus jets in cash, saying new aircraft are bought in installments.
Iran to Receive 1st Meat Shipment Soon: New Zealand Minister
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The first shipment of New Zealand sheepmeat will be delivered to Iran later this month, the country’s Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy said
China's Silk Road Initiative to Benefit All: Iran’s UN Ambassador
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Gholam Ali Khoshroo said reviving the ancient intercontinental Silk Road trade route could benefit all and help expedite the implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Iran to Lodge Complaint against Turkmenistan over Gas Supply Halt: Official
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran has prepared the required documents to file a lawsuit in the International Court of Arbitration against Turkmenistan for its failure to supply gas to the Islamic Republic in winter, the managing director of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) said.
Italy’s Pininfarina, Iran Khodro Ink ATP Deal
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Famous Italian car design firm Pininfarina signed a contract with Iranian automobile manufacturer Iran Khodro to provide the latter with an agile technology reference platform.
Spain to Launch Support Center for Its Firms in Iran, Envoy Says
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Spanish Ambassador to Iran Eduardo Lopez Busquets said his country plans to open a support center in Tehran in an attempt to provide guarantees for its firms active in the Islamic Republic’s petrochemical sector.
South Africa’s MTN to Make Major Investment in Iran’s Telecoms Market
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – MTN has reached an agreement with Iran whereby the South African telecommunications company would invest more than $295 million in the Islamic Republic’s Net, a report said.