Bijan Namdar Zanganeh



  • زنگنه 2015-12-14 09:59

    Oil min.:

    ‘Oil sanctions to be abolished in coming days’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – Announcing that giant oil companies can establish branches in Iran, oil minister said sanctions against the country’s oil industry will be completely canceled in the next few days.

  • زنگنه 2015-12-06 08:44


    Germans to build LNG facilities for Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) –Iran’s oil minister has said Germany’s Linde Group will build an LNG facility according to an agreement made with the group.

  • اوپک 2015-12-05 09:32

    OPEC production ceiling remains unchanged

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – OPEC oil ministers agreed at their Friday meeting that the productions ceiling of 30 million barrels per day will remain constant for the next six months.

  • زنگنه اوپک 2015-12-01 15:46

    Zanganeh pens a letter to OPEC’s Sec. Gen.

    TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister has sent a letter to OPEC’s secretary general calling for a 1.3-million-barrel-per-day cut in the organization’s production ceiling in time with the removal of sanctions against Iran.

  • زنگنه 2015-11-29 16:07

    Oil minister:

    OPEC oil production quotas remain unchanged

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister said some OPEC members exploit oil as a political tool adding OPEC will not change its oil production ceiling.

  • ZANGANEH 2015-11-29 11:20

    New oil contracts worth $25bn likely to be signed

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister has estimated that about $ 25 billion of new oil contracts will be signed expressing the country’s readiness to resume OPEC quotas despite some some countries’ oppositions.

  • russia 2015-11-25 15:21

    Iran makes new gas proposal to Russia

    TEHRAN, Nov. 25 (MNA) – Making an offer to Russia's Gazprom gas giant, Iran has called for the company’s participation in new natural gas storage projects in the country.

  • زنگنه 2015-11-21 22:06

    Iran calls for greater coop. among world's gas giants

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – Pointing to the drafting of Final Declaration of the GECF's third summit, oil minister said Iran seeks further cooperation among member states.

  • اوپک گاز 2015-11-21 15:32

    Iran, Libya compete over heading GECF

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – Iran and Libya are competing over the selection of a new Secretary General for the GECF in Tehran while Iranian oil authorities have announced that Iran is likely to retain the position.

  • اوپک گاز 2015-11-21 12:56

    Iran conducts gas talks with Qatar, Algeria, Trinidad

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – In time with the arrival of the world's largest gas producers and exporters in Tehran, Iran's oil minister negotiated with Qatari, Algerian and Trinidad counterparts on Friday.

  • اجلاس فوق العاده وزارتی مجمع کشورهای صادرکننده گاز 2015-11-21 12:24

    By: Mohammadreza Abbassi

    GECF Ministerial Summit opens in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zangeneh opened the Extraordinary Ministerial Meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) here on Saturday which holds prior to convention of the summit meeting scheduled for Monday.

  • نشست خبری بیژن نامدار زنگه وزیر نفت 2015-11-18 09:28

    Oil Min.:

    Iran not in favor of low oil prices

    TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (MNA) – Noting that Iran is not in favor of lower oil prices, oil minister said even if oil prices fall to $30 a barrel, Iran will still pursue increasing oil production and exports during the post sanction era.

  • ZANGANEH 2015-11-17 12:29

    Oil Min. to chair EGM session of GECF

    TEHRAN, Nov. 17 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister was appointed as the chairman of extraordinary general meeting of Gas Exporting Countries Forum summit in Tehran.

  • نفت گاز خزر 2015-11-07 21:50

    Iran to resume talks with Brazilian Petrobras on Caspian oil

    TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – Managing director of Khazar Oil Company has announced kicking off new rounds of talks with Brazilian Petrobras in oil and gas explorations in the Caspian Sea.

  • بیژن زنگنه وزیر نفت 2015-10-31 16:25

    Oil minister:

    Iran’s return to market not to reduce oil prices

    TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (MNA) – Stating that Iran’s plan to increase oil production by 500 bpd will be officially announced at OPEC’s upcoming meeting, oil minister said Iran’s return to the market will not reduce prices.

  • زنگنه 2015-10-31 11:19

    Oil minister:

    Iran ready to negotiate with OPEC’s Arab members

    TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (MNA) – Oil minister has announced Iran’s readiness to negotiate with Arab members of OPEC including Saudi Arabia.

  • کنفرانس 2015-10-26 22:47

    Oil minister:

    Iran to hold new ‘Oil Investment Opportunities Conf.’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh has said in a statement the ministry will hold the first post-JCPOA conference on ‘Oil Investment Opportunities.’

  • gasoline 2015-10-26 22:37

    Tehran-Muscat reach final agreement on gas

    TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) – Describing details of Iran’s plan to join LNG retail market, managing director of NIGEC has announced agreements with Muscat to convert part of Iran’s gas to LNG in Oman.

  • Oil and Gas 2015-10-25 14:39

    France, Russia join Iran’s oil costumers

    TEHRAN, Oct. 25 (MNA) – Referring to resumption of talks with France’s Total and Russia’s Lukoil, NIOC official has announced the preliminary agreement to sell oil to these two giant companies.

  • Zanganeh 2015-10-22 15:32

    Oil Ministry ready for oil swap with Russia

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) –Iranian Oil Min. Zanganeh received visiting Russian Energy Min. Novak on Wednesday and discussed matters of bilateral interests.

  • زنگنه 2015-10-19 20:57

    Oil min. warns foreign firms against 'kickbacks'

    TEHRAN, Oct. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister has said the time of speculation in Iran’s oil industry is over and foreign investors won’t need to pay kickbacks in order to participate in the country's market.

  • کنفرانس نفت و نیرو 2015-10-19 13:44

    By: Hossein Razzaghnejad

    Iran holds Oil and Energy Conference

    TEHRAN, Oct. 19 (MNA) – The opening ceremony of Oil and Energy Conference attended by Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, was held on Monday morning at Tehran Olympics Hotel.

  • gecf 2015-10-19 10:10

    Tehran to host 3rd summit of GECF

    TEHRAN, Oct. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister has announced the upcoming trip of the world’s largest gas producers and exporters to Iran and said the third summit of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) will be held in Tehran in November.

  • iran-russia 2015-10-17 10:43

    Russia’s energy minister to visit Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – New round of Iran-Russia oil talks will begin by the upcoming visit of Russia’s energy minister to Tehran in few days.

  • صحن علنی 2015-10-07 12:50

    MPs call for impeachment of oil minister

    TEHRAN, Oct. 07 (MNA) – An Iranian MP told the reporters 40 representatives have signed the impeachment proposal of oil minister.

  • gasoline 2015-09-28 16:10

    Iran to export gas to Pakistan

    TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) – Iran’s Oil Minister has announced Iran’s readiness to export gas to Pakistan and several petrochemical products to Afghanistan.

  • Total energy 2015-09-21 17:44

    French oil giant Total ready to resume coop. with Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – After meeting with Iranian oil officials here on Monday, French oil giant Total, which operated in Iran until 2010, said it is ready to participate in Iran’s new oil projects.

  • LNG SHIP 2015-09-07 13:51

    Iran and Spain agree to deliver gas to Europe

    TEHRAN, Sep. 07 (MNA) – With the beginning of a new round of talks on Iran’s oil, Iran and Spain reached agreement to export South Pars gas to Europe through LNG shipping.

  • وزیر نفت بیژن نامدار زنگنه 2015-08-29 16:52


    OPEC ‘unanimous on $ 80 per barrel’

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – Iran’s oil minister has welcomed a price of $ 80 per barrel of crude oil which has been unanimously agreed by OPEC.