• market 2018-01-01 10:43

    By: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Official statistical figures vs. Iranians’ economic conditions

    TEHRAN, Jan. 01 (MNA) – According to the latest report released by the Statistical Center of Iran (SCI), in the first half of the current fiscal year (March 21-September 22), the country’s economy grew by 5.6%, while the figure, without taking into account oil production, stood at 6%, compared to last year's corresponding period.

  • Foreign military build-ups won’t work in Afghanistan: Zarif 2017/12/11

    FM Zarif:

    US unreliability completely predictable

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – In an NY Times article Sun., Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif argues that as the N-deal and the ME enter uncharted territory, “it is imperative that Europe helps ensure we don’t soon find ourselves repeating history.”

  • seif 2017-12-04 09:34


    Iranian bank accounts still open despite claims

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – The governor of Iran's Central Bank does not confirm that Iranian bank accounts have been closed under US sanctions.

  • دیدار جهانگیری با کمیسیونر کشاورزی اتحادیه اروپا 2017-11-11 20:20

    VP Jahangiri urges EU to defy JCPOA violators

    TEHRAN, Nov. 11 (MNA) – Iranian First Vice-President Jahangiri told European Commissioner for Agriculture Hogan, on Saturday in Tehran, that EU should not bend to the wishes of JCPOA violators.

  • خورشیدی 2017-10-22 08:48

    By: Maryam Azish

    Europeans keen on investing in Iran solar power

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Despite the decertification of the landmark Iran nuclear deal by US President Donald Trump, European companies are interested in pushing ahead with Iran contracts, the solar energy in particular.

  • مسعود خوانساری 2017-09-18 13:07

    Iran to reform economic structure jointly with foreign institutions

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – TCCIMA chairman said the Chamber will begin to reform structure of the Iranian economy in cooperation with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Company.

  • روحانی 2017-06-20 13:36


    Iran eager to boost ties with Central, South America

    TEHRAN, Jun. 20 (MNA) – President Rouhani, while pointing to strong determination of Iran and Mexico to boost relations, called for identification of areas for deepening Tehran-Mexico City ties.

  • رحیم میدانی 2017-04-04 10:36

    Tehran, Berlin sign MoU on joint water research

    TEHRAN, Apr. 04 (MNA) – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between Iran and Germany in the field of conducting joint research on water.

  • فولاد 2017-02-18 11:34

    By: Mohammad Hossein Azari

    Iran’s steel market in ‘New Normal’ era

    TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (MNA) – Steel industry of Iran, en route to realizing 55 million tons of output by the year 2025, is faced with abundance of ups and downs which require careful planning.

  • حسن روحانی 2016-12-23 15:17

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Iran eyes closer ties with Central Asia

    BISHKEK, Dec. 23 (MNA) – Iranian President Rouhani said Iran holds expansion of ties with Central Asian countries in high regard, urging the implementation of Iran-Kyrgyzstan ten-year road map for cooperation.

  • belarus-iran 2016-12-13 12:44

    JCPOA result of patience, competence

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – Minister of Industry of the Republic of Belarus hailed Iran's successes in foreign policy and JCPOA implementation, adding the achievement is due to the competency of Iranian officials and patience of the nation.

  • Todd McClay 2016-12-02 11:34

    NZ Trade Min. in Tehran in 1st post-sanctions mission

    WELLINGTON, Dec. 2 (MNA) – Trade Minister Todd McClay led New Zealand's first trade mission to Tehran in 12 years Friday, in a bid to revive exports after the lifting of UN sanctions against Iran.

  • Lloyd's of London 2016-11-19 16:18

    Iran begins talks with European insurers

    TEHRAN, Nov. 19 (MNA) – President of Bimeh Markazi Iran (Central Insurance of Iran) has travelled to Europe to launch negotiations with European insurers in Munich and London.

  • commiss 2016-11-19 14:47

    Tehran, Brasilia set to deepen economic ties

    TEHRAN, Nov. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s Economy Minister Tayebnia has stressed that the country welcomes all initiatives to develop and strengthen bilateral cooperation between Tehran and Brasilia.

  • پایانه های نفتی نفتکش جزیره خارگ 2016-11-19 11:43

    Iran, Poland to establish joint shipping line

    TEHRAN, Nov. 19 (MNA) – Iran and Poland held negotiations in Tehran over launching a joint shipping line for transport of crude oil, petrochemical products as well as liquefied gas.

  • Iran, Singapore 2016-10-26 16:28

    Iran, Singapore agree to boost banking ties

    TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) – CBI Governor Seif and his Singaporean counterpart Ravi Menon have called for stronger banking ties as a means of developing economic cooperation.

  • UOP 2016-10-24 14:09

    US petchem giant ready to return to Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – A new round of talks between Iran and UOP LLC Petroleum industry company of America has kicked off over investment and supply of new technologies.

  • دویچه بانک آلمان 2016-10-22 11:16

    Iran, German bank resume oil partnership

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister said oil cooperation between Iran and Germany’s Deutsche Bank have been resumed.

  • غول نفت 2016-10-21 17:01

    Denmark’s petchem giant ready to return to Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) – Haldor Topsoe company of Denmark has voiced readiness to launch cooperation and partnership with Iran in petrochemical industries.

  • شمخانی 11 2016-10-18 13:48


    Iran military presence in Persian Gulf secures oil tankers

    TEHRAN, Oct. 18 (MNA) – Secretary of Iran's SNSC Ali Shamkhani said Iran’s military presence in the Persian Gulf has ensured expansion of secure trade and passage for oil tankers.

  • کشتیرانی جمهوری اسلامی 2016-10-15 20:33

    Iranian shipping line’s global ranking jumps to 19

    TEHRAN, Oct. 15 (MNA) – The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) rose to the place of 19th largest owners of container ships in the world, according to the latest report of Clarkson Research Services, which supplies market intelligence to shipping interests all over the world.

  • نفت گاز 2016-10-09 13:36

    Largest Polish refinery buys Iran’s oil

    TEHRAN, Oct. 09 (MNA) – An NIOC official has announced that Iran has sold a two-million-barrel cargo of crude oil to Lotos S.A. of Poland.

  • نفت 2016-10-08 13:26

    Hungary’s MOL buys Iran’s crude

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – MOL Group, Hungary’s largest oil company, has purchased a crude oil cargo from Iran for the first time in the post sanction era.

  • zarif 2016-09-26 12:21

    US pledges not to punish banks engaged with Iran: Zarif

    TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – The US has promised not to punish European banks that facilitate transactions with Iran, Iranian FM Zarif said Sat. in an exclusive interview with Kyodo News.

  • پتروشیمی 2016-09-17 10:36

    Germany, Japan release Iran’s petchem assets

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – An official announced that Germany and Japan have retired their debt to Iran as regards exports of Iranian petrochemical products.

  • توتال فرانسه نفت گاز 2016-09-10 11:47

    NICO, Total to sign oil swap contract

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – Iran’s Naftiran Intertrade Company Sàrl (NICO) and France’s Total S.A. Company have agreed on sealing an oil swap deal.

  • Ilse Aigner 2016-09-02 17:39

    German delegation to visit Iran for expansion of economic ties

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – For the second time within ten months, minister for economic affairs of Germany’s Bavaria State, Ilse Aigner, will travel to Iran on Sep. 4 to boost trade ties.

  • bulgaria 2016-09-02 14:00

    Iran’s envoy, Euro-MP stress expansion of joint coop.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to Bulgaria and the Bulgarian Euro-MP Mariya Gabriel discussed ways for expansion of joint cooperation in a meeting on Thursday in Sofia.

  • zarif maduro 2016-08-28 09:37

    Pres. Maduro hails Iran as ‘power of peace’ in world

    CARACAS, Aug. 28 (MNA) – Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro described the Islamic Republic as the ‘power of peace’ in the world, calling for further expansion of ties between Latin American countries and Iran.

  • Zarif in cuba 2016-08-23 09:44

    FM Zarif:

    Iran, Cuba resistance made hegemonic states compromise

    HAVANA, Aug. 23 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif said the resistance of Iranian and Cuban nations have forced hegemonic powers to bow to compromise and abandon their hostile policies even in their speeches.