Talks on Iran’s EEU Membership to Conclude Soon: Kazakh Minister
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Timur Suleimenov, Kazakhstan’s minister of economy, said the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) would finalize talks with Iran over the country’s membership to the union by the end of 2017.
UAE's ENOC Clears Iran Oil Dues: Report
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) has paid its outstanding oil dues to Iran, a report said.
29 Int’l Companies Invited to Make Bids for Major Iranian Oil Project
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A top Iranian official said the country is going to put development of its Azadegan oilfield out to tender in coming days, noting that 29 oil giants, including Shell and Total, have been invited to make their offers in the event.
Iran Giving Turkey Free Gas for Past Debts: Minister
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said the country is currently not receiving any money from Turkey for the export of gas, because Tehran has to clear its debts under an International Court of Arbitration ruling on a dispute over gas pricing.
Total Says to Conclude Iran’s South Pars Gas Deal before Summer
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The chief executive of Total said the French oil major plans to seal an agreement to develop phase 11 of the huge South Pars gas field in southern Iran soon.
Iran, Russia Ink Oil-for-Goods Barter Deal: Minister
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zangeneh said Tehran and Moscow have signed an agreement whereby Iran will sell crude to Russia in exchange for products.
Iran Inaugurates New Hydropower Plant
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran on Thursday inaugurated a new hydroelectric power plant that increased the country’s hydropower generation capacity to around 12,000 megawatts.
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.