Bijan Namdar Zanganeh



  • زنگنه 2016-06-04 11:01

    Oil production to hit 4.8mn bpd in 5 years

    TEHRAN, Jun. 04 (MNA) – Oil Minister Zanagneh has said Iran seeks to reach a daily oil production of 4.8 million barrels in the coming five years.

  • opec 2016-06-01 10:24

    Oil Min. en route to Vienna

    TEHRAN, Jun. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s Oil Minister Zanganeh will leave Tehran for Vienna today to attend the 169th ordinary meeting of OPEC.

  • زنگنه 2016-05-16 16:04

    China to take over development of 2 major Iranian oilfields

    TEHRAN, May 16 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister said Mon. the development plan of phase II of North Azadegan and Yadavaran oilfields has been handed over to two Chinese companies under an initial contract.

  • oil 2016-05-07 18:59

    Italy’s Saras to buy Iranian crude

    TEHRAN, May 07 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister has announced the signing of a crude oil sale contract with Italy's Saras SpA refinery.

  • نفت گاز پتروشیمی 2016-05-04 21:06

    Iran, Siemens very close to sign ‘lucrative energy deal’

    TEHRAN, May 04 (MNA) – Iran’s deputy energy minister has said Iran and Germany has been very close to signing a deal worth of €10bn in near future.

  • oil 2016-04-26 10:49

    US, Canada to join Iranian crude customers

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – Iran has begun negotiations with American and Canadian oil companies on petrochemical sales, technology purchase as well as investment in the country’s oil and gas industries.

  • بی پی نفت گاز 2016-04-25 20:50

    BP to buy Iranian crude oil

    TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (MNA) – National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and British Petroleum (BP) industry company have launched talks on inking an oil sale agreement.

  • oil 2016-04-23 12:59

    Iran-South Africa oil sale talks kick off in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Iranian and South African oil ministers have launched a fresh round of crude sale negotiations on the eve of South African president’s trip to Tehran.

  • Zanganeh.jpg 2016-04-19 09:33


    Oil freeze equals fresh oil sanctions

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Iranian oil minister has deemed the implementation of oil freeze plan as new sanctions against Iran’s oil industry in the post-JCPOA era.

  • نشست خبری مشترک وزرای ایران وهند 2016-04-10 10:33

    Iran, India to expand energy ties during post-sanctions era

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Minister of Oil Bijan Zangeneh said Iran is ready to increase its oil exports to India from the current volume of 350,000 barrels per day (bpd) now that the sanctions have been lifted.

  • نشست خبری مشترک وزرای ایران وهند 2016-04-10 09:11

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Iran, India mins. hold joint presser

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh and his visiting Indian counterpart Dharmendra Pradhan held a joint press conference at Tehran Chamber of Commerce, on Saturday.

  • oil 2016-04-06 09:06

    NIOC, Europe seal new oil sale deals

    TEHRAN, Apr. 06 (MNA) – An NIOC official has announced the signing of new crude sale deals with a number of European oil companies.

  • زنگنه 2016-04-02 15:48

    Oil minister:

    Iran not to freeze oil production

    TEHRAN, Apr. 02 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister says the country will not abandon its share in the oil market, adding he will 'certainly' attend Doha oil producers meeting 'if he has time.'

  • بیژن زنگنه 2016-03-24 16:53

    Iran, Total oil accord ‘confidential’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 24. (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister has said Iran and French oil giant Total have signed an accord to develop South Azadegan oil field with articles to remain confidential.

  • زنگنه اوپک 2016-03-14 20:33

    Zanganeh hails Russian oil stance as ‘positive’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister has said his ministry have hit an excellent agreement with Russia to bring improvements to oil markets within a year.

  • زنگنه 2016-03-13 10:27

    Oil min.:

    Iran to get self-sufficient in petrol production

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – Iranian oil minister has announced that the country will become self-sufficient in production of petrol in the next Iranian year (to begin March 20).

  • بهره برداری از واحدهای نیروگاه سیاه بیشه 2016-03-08 17:06

    Kiev, Tehran resume electricity coop.

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Visiting Ukrainian officials met with Iran’s Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian on Tuesday and planned the resumption of bilateral energy cooperation.       

  • توتال فرانسه نفت گاز 2016-03-07 09:24

    NIOC, Total to sign confidentiality agreement

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Oil minister said following the oil sale contract between NIOC and France’s Total, the two sides will ink a nondisclosure agreement (NDA) on South Azadegan oilfield within days.

  • oil 2016-03-01 16:32

    Iran oil exports hit 1.7 mb/d

    TEHRAN, Mar. 01 (MNA) – Iranian oil minister said on Monday that Iran's oil exports rose to 1.7 million barrels per day in February after elimination of sanctions.

  • azerbaijan 2016-02-23 10:29

    Iran, Azerbaijan to launch oil coop. in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Feb. 23 (MNA) – Oil minister said President Rouhani today will officially propose a new plan for oil and gas cooperation in the Caspian Sea to his Azerbaijani counterpart.

  • نفت گاز ایران ژاپن زنگنه 2016-02-16 09:33

    Oil minister:

    Japanese refineries would receive Iranian crude oil soon

    TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister has said his ministry expect to see Japanese oil companies raise the oil buying from Iran to ‘levels before sanctions hit Iran’s oil sector.’

  • refinery 2016-02-12 16:22

    NIORDC to build more refineries

    TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (MNA) – National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company announced in a report the company has allocated ‎€15b for expanding its refining capacity.

  • del pino 2016-02-02 11:03

    Venezuelan oil min. en route to Tehran

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – The new round of Iran-Venezuela oil talks will begin on Wednesday with the trip of the South American country’s oil minister to Tehran.

  • catalyst 2016-01-31 13:42

    Iran, France ink oil MoU

    TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (MNA) – Following the oil deal with Total, Iran and France’s Axens have signed an MoU for purchase and production of catalysts for petrochemical complexes and refineries.

  • توتال فرانسه نفت گاز 2016-01-29 17:14

    NIOC, Total sign oil sale agreement

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has signed an agreement with French oil major Total SA allowing the company to buy hundreds of thousands of barrels of Iranian crude oil a day.

  • oil 2016-01-25 15:25

    Iran, Greece reach agreement on oil debts

    TEHRAN, Jan. 25 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister has announced that Greece’s oil debt to Iran will soon be settled within the framework of an MoU signed between the two countries.

  •   2016-01-11 16:52

    Call for establishing Caspian energy network

    TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (MNA) – An energy analyst has said Iran can establish an energy trade zone in the Caspian Sea region to export electricity to its neighbors instead of natural gas.

  • فاز 15 و 16 پارس جنوبی 2016-01-11 12:14

    Pres. Rouhani unveils new South Pars phases

    Boushehr, Jan. 11 (MNA) – Iran’s President Rouhani has officially inaugurated to most indigenous phases of South Pars gas condensate field.

  • وزیر نفت بیژن نامدار زنگنه 2016-01-05 21:33

    Oil minister:

    Iran petroleum contracts available for investment

    TEHRAN, Jan. 05 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister has said the new model of Iran’s oil and gas contracts titled Iran Petroleum Contract (IPC), has obtained final approval from the government’s Regulations Adjustment Panel.

  • oil 2015-12-27 10:26

    Oil Min.:

    ‘Iran will sell oil at plausible prices’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 27 (MNA) – Oil minister has refuted the claims that Iran will offer massive discounts to regain the market in post-sanction era.