• World’s largest methanol plant opened in southern Iran

    Aug 06, 2020 15:59

    President Hassan Rouhnai has opened the world’s largest methanol plant located in an area on the coasts of the on the Persian Gulf as the country pushes ahead with plans to increase output of petrochemical products to offset the impacts of American sanctions on direct sale of crude.

  • Iran issues fresh warning to South Korea over blocked funds

    Jul 29, 2020 16:54

    Iran has issued a fresh warning to South Korea over billions of dollars of Iranian funds illegally blocked in the Southeast Asian country, signaling that Tehran would not be happy with a partial reimbursement through humanitarian shipments.

  • Iran: Chabahar port takes delivery of large sugar cargo

    Jul 26, 2020 16:48

    Iran’s largest ocean port reports increased operations for unloading staples despite a global outbreak of coronavirus that has affected trade activities across the world.

  • Iran starts pipe-laying for longest subsea gas artery

    Jul 24, 2020 06:32

    An Iranian contractor has started laying pipes for a long underwater gas transfer project connecting the Kish Island in the Persian Gulf to the country’s national gas network.

  • Iran to launch special trade office in China: Businessman

    Jul 21, 2020 14:11

    According to Press TV, Gholamhossein Jamili, a board member at Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), said on Tuesday that the trade office in China would play a major role in protecting Iranian businesses and firms working in the East Asian country against growing restrictions caused by US sanctions. 

  • Iran world’s fourth largest producer of honey: Official

    Jul 15, 2020 16:45

    A senior Iranian agriculture ministry official says the country has become the fourth largest producer of honey in the world while maintaining the same global position in the total number of bee colonies.

  • Iran: Not surprised by Western concerns about strategic ties with China

    Jul 10, 2020 11:05

    Iran says it comes as no surprise to see Western countries expressing concern about Tehran’s strategic cooperation with Beijing, as they are terrified that Iran would be linked to China’s global potentialities.

  • Iran’s March-June tire output boom by 27%: Report

    Jul 09, 2020 16:11

    Iranian tire manufacturers have seen their output boom by 27 percent in the first three months of the current calendar year that ended June 20, shows a report.

  • Iran, China roadmap serves interests of both nations: Senior official

    Jul 09, 2020 04:54

    President’s Chief of Staff, Mahmoud Vaezi, has brushed aside criticism about a potential 25-deal between Iran and China that seeks to expand strategic partnership between the two countries, saying those criticisms have been fueled by certain elements outside Iran with the aim to appease the enemies of the Islamic system.

  • Iranian railway to provide landlocked Afghanistan with a lifeline

    Jul 09, 2020 04:17

    A 610-kilometer railway connecting Iran’s only ocean port of Chabahar to Zahedan near the eastern border would provide a lifeline to the landlocked Afghanistan, a country where the transport system has been hampered by years of war and a fierce rivalry between two major neighbors of India and Pakistan.