Iran Air has signed an agreement with an unnamed Chinese company over the funding of its plane purchase campaigns from Airbus and Boeing.
Iran has signed an agreement with Sweden, Denmark and Finland to cooperate over joint industrial projects.
On a visit to Pakistan, Foreign Minister Zarif says Iran pursues “free bilateral trade” with the neighboring South Asian country.
Iran and Serbia have resumed direct flights after a halt of almost 27 years.
Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak says an agreement will be signed with Iran in May based on which the country would officially become a member of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU).
Iran’s agricultural exports in the nine months since March 2017 totaled more than $4.5 billion, the country’s agriculture ministry said on Saturday.
Iran says it is ready to provide Iraq with a line of credit worth up to 3 billion dollars to pave the way for the Iranian private sector’s active participation in the reconstruction of the Arab country.
According to Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, bilateral trade in 2017 stood at $1.7 billion, but “there are still unresolved issues”.
CRRC Nanjing Puzhen Rail Transport, a subsidiary of China’s railway giant CRRC Corps, undertook to provide funds up to 85% of the project as well as parts for assembly in Iran.
A number of Americans have been seeking $17.6 million of Iranian assets which Visa Inc and Franklin Resources Inc owe to Bank Melli.
The Swiss embassy in Tehran had said on Wednesday that Stadler would put the wagons in service from the end of 2020 in the Iranian capital and its western suburb of Karaj.
Iran moved a step closer to a plan to ditch the dollar in its trade activities by announcing that purchase orders by merchants that are based on the greenback would no longer be allowed to go through import proceedings.
A mid-May ultimatum set by US President Donald Trump looms large, with Iranian officials traveling to the countries which are presumably under less American sway.
For years, the Iraq-Iran border has served as the main conduit for smuggling of goods by porters whose job involves shouldering heavy and bulky loads on foot across remote mountains in order to provide for their families.
Reports on Saturday quoted Iran’s commercial attache to Indonesia Anvar Kamari as saying that a cargo of Iranian wheat will head to Indonesia.
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) had been weighing Tehran’s request for the lifting of so-called countermeasures but a flurry of visits by a top US official to Europe thwarted the bid.
Valiollah Seif, the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), says police action against speculators helped return calm to the country’s currency market that had been in turmoil for several weeks.
Iran’s Minister of Information and Communications Technology Mohammad Azari Jahromi says a plan is on agenda to develop a platform for using cryptocurrency in Iran.
The shift underscores the current US administration’s disdain for a landmark nuclear deal which should have reconnected Iran to the international banking system.
US President Donald Trump has taken an aggressive stance on Iran, and pledged to ditch a landmark nuclear agreement which made the Boeing deal possible.
Iran says it is negotiating over a major wheat import agreement with Russia which would accordingly allow it to increase flour exports to Iraq.
Iran has awarded a much-awaited agreement to India over the partial management of its strategic Chabahar port.
While Iran seeks to use foreign investment as a buffer against fresh US pressures to revive its economy, India hopes to utilize Iran’s transit potentials to embolden its connectivity footprints.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani is expected to seek “billions of dollars” of Indian investments in the Islamic Republic during his three-day visit to the country, diplomats say.
Iran’s growth last year came courtesy of the recovery in oil production following the lifting of US-led sanctions, which boosted the government’s earnings.
French carmaker PSA Group has to procure 30% of auto parts at its Algeria site from Iran under its agreement with leading Iranian automaker Iran Khodro.
Valiollah Seif, the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), says a plan is on agenda to issue foreign currency bonds in an effort that he says is meant to ease the current fluctuations in the forex market.
State news agency Yanhap quoted PyeongChang Olympic organizers as saying Wednesday that the decision had been taken in line with sanctions on the two countries.
The city, a key location on the Silk Road and a gateway to Europe and East Asia, has been named by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) as the 2018 tourism capital of Islamic countries.
PSA executive vice-president for purchasing, Yannick Bézard, on Tuesday visited Iran Khodro which has signed production deals worth 700 million euros with PSA.
The bill for the fiscal Persian year of 1397 which begins on March 20 received 182 votes, with 73 MPs opposing it while six lawmakers abstained Wednesday.
Neyriz Steel Complex has a capacity to produce 800,000 tonnes of sponge iron a year, raising Iran’s nominal capacity to 19.5 million tonnes.
The turboprop manufacturer has a deal with flag carrier Iran Air for the delivery of 20 ATR 72-600 passenger planes.
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has improved Iran’s risk rating by one notch in a sign that could indicate the country’s investment environment is becoming more attractive.
Assadollah Asgaroladi, the head of Iran-China Joint Chamber of Commerce, says the central bank of China has given the green-light to a plan by certain Iranian businesses to purchase the shares of Chinese banks.
Tehran prosecutor’s office has announced the arrest of several suspects while police have moved to identify those behind the volatility in the exchange market.
The Ministry of Industry says smaller mines are being considered for development this year.
The Iranian president says fluctuations in Iran’s currency market will not last long.
Some major Iranian cities are facing water rationing and other mandatory restrictions if the worst dry spell in more than 50 years persists.
Deutsche Borse says the Central Bank of Iran has filed a complaint against its subsidiary Clearstream at a court in Luxembourg.
Mercedes-Benz is about to produce 2,500 middle of the pack E-class cars, where 20% of the production will be done inside Iran.
Iran’s Customs Administration has announced a rise of 13 percent in the volume of cargos transited through its territory over a period of nine months starting 21 March 2017.
Iron ore pellet represented the biggest jump last year as the country opened several pelletizing projects.
Iran has reported a major rise in imports from several key European countries over a period of nine months starting 21 March 2017.
Iran and Italy have signed a major framework credit agreement worth €5 billion which Tehran says is the biggest ever such agreement signed with a European country.
Iran says Boeing is trying to obtain the authorization from the US Treasury Department to move ahead with sales of 30 737 MAX jets to its Aseman Airlines.
Iran and Italy will sign a basic agreement based on which Italian companies would receive €5 billion in loans for their investments in Iran’s development projects.
A top official in Tehran says Iran’s Aseman Airlines would purchase another 30 planes from US aviation giant Boeing if US politicians do not create obstacles on the way of a previous order with a similar quantity.
Head of the Iran-China Chamber of Commerce says 250,000 of pistachio nuts are produced a year, of which 150,000-160,000 tonnes are exported.
Iran’s Minister of Economy and Financial Affairs Masoud Karbasian says a recent agreement with Russia over the creation of a credit line to fund Iranian projects will help promote trade between the two countries.
Iran took delivery of the first four ATR aircraft in May and two more in September, with the rest due to be handed over to the country by the end of 2018.
Analysts and governments have warned of a bubble which could burst at any moment and some of them have likened trading in bitcoins to Ponzy schemes.
China is seeking to establish a link between Gwadar port in Pakistan and Chabahar port in southeastern Iran.
Four Iranian banks have signed an agreement with the Export Insurance Agency of Russia (EXIAR) which enables them to receive “unlimited funds” over development projects in the country.
A train carrying 350 tonnes of tangerines arrived from Pakistan in Iran and is on its way to Kazakhstan where it would be taken to Russia in a later stage.
The Central Bank of Iran says Tehran and Moscow are working on plans to connect their banking systems in a joint effort to dodge America’s financial sanctions.
The international industry fair, Motor Show, and the international Halal Expo will run from January 31 to February 2, 2018 at the Ashgabat Expo Center.
Iran's container capacity will increase 50% to 150,000 TEU when four giant vessels join its fleet next year, chairman of the country's largest operator, IRISL, says.
Iran has played down recent US threats against its plane purchase campaigns from global aviation giants and says it expects the purchases to move ahead smoothly as a funding mechanism for purchases is being worked out.
Iran's Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan says a recent US bill to monitor sales of planes to Iran is meant to either deter financers or trace and confiscate Tehran’s payments for plane purchases.
The first Peugeot 207 and Dena Plus sedans roll off the production line near Tehran during a ceremony attended by Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani.
The US House of Representatives approved a Republican-sponsored bill to provide a closer scrutiny over sales of planes to Iran by American businesses.
Tehran Stock Exchange's main index – TEDPIX – gained 654 points to stand at 93,283 – a level never seen in its history since establishment in 1966.
A top trade official in Tehran says a membership agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) would be signed soon, adding that the agreement would become effective within the next two months.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday presented the budget bill for the next Iranian year that begins on March 21, 2018 to the Parliament.
The Tehran-based automaker has mostly been producing budget cars under license from South Korea for Iranian and international customers.
Removing the dollar in Iran-China trade was on top of the agenda of the recent visit to Tehran by Chen Yuan, a former key banker and the current vice-chairman of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference.
The UN says Iran had the world’s fastest growth in industrial design counts in 2016.
A crucial new rail link from Afghanistan’s Mazar-e-Sharif to Herat where another railway is being constructed toward Iran could connect Uzbekistan to the Persian Gulf.
India says it is preparing to send a consignment to Russia through the International North South Transportation Corridor (INSTC) that had been in the making for 17 years.
Based on a deal that was signed in Tehran on Monday, the two countries will cooperate over the joint production of 1,000 IKARUS buses.
Officials and industry experts say Europe is falling behind China by a wide margin over investments in Iran.
President Hassan Rouhani inaugurates the first phase of Shahid Beheshti Port in Chabahar.
Hyundai Rotem signs an agreement in Tehran with the Iranian Rail Industries Development Co (IRICO) to jointly build 450 rail carriages.
US threats have been scaring investors but the Europeans are working with their Iranian peers to find creative ways in order to keep trade links alive.
Iran’s Mahan Air is reportedly planning to launch a direct flight route between Tehran and Pakistan’s second largest city of Lahore.
China, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Iran have signed a deal to increase traffic through a railway project that connects the four countries.
Iran, Turkey and Qatar sign a trilateral agreement aimed at boosting trade with Doha amid a Saudi-led blockade on the Persian Gulf state.
Iran’s Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade Mohammad Shariatmadari says Qatar wants the level of annual trade between the two countries to increase to as high as $5 billion from the current level of below $1 billion.
Asghar Fakhrieh-Kashan, Iran’s deputy minister of roads and urban development, says the country is close to final agreements with lenders to fund purchases of airplanes from Airbus and Boeing.
Israeli daily The Jerusalem Post had claimed on Friday that Germany's Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) had announced a credit ban on Iran's Bank Sepah.
European plane maker ATR says it plans to deliver eight more turboprop planes to Iran by the end of the year.
An inauguration consignment of wheat from India has reached Afghanistan in a new trade and transit route that connects the two countries through Iran.
European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan is heading the delegation which also includes 25 senior political officials.
A second Indian ship carrying a major cargo of wheat for Afghanistan has docked at Iran’s southeastern port of Chabahar.
The maker of Peugeots and Citroens announced a joint-venture worth 400 million euro ($450 million) with its former local partner Iran Khodro (IKCO) in Tehran in May.
A ship carrying 15,000 tonnes of wheat that India plans to send to Afghanistan on a grant basis arrived in Iran’s Chabahar port on Wednesday.
The country's railway sector is seen as an emerging market in the world with a huge investment potential which is already attracting a host of foreign players.
A South African minister says leaders of small businesses are willing to tap into investment opportunities presented by the Iranian market.
The latest market figures show the level of trade between Iran and China increased by almost a quarter over the past eight months.
Tehran is on Washington’s radars again for fresh restrictive measures despite vociferous opposition from Europe and other countries.