Tag Archives | Alstom

Iran’s New Industrial Policy to “Transform Political Economy”

By Esfandyar Batmanghelidj, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. New Industrial Policy Poised to Transform Iran’s Political Economy This past summer, the Industrial Development and Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO) concluded landmark agreements with French automaker Renault and transportation giant Alstom as well […]

Alstom to build Rail Carriages in Iran

High-ranking officials in Iran’s rail industry signed a major deal with the French rail car manufacturer Alstom to boost cooperation in the production of subway cars. The cooperation agreement was signed in a ceremony in Tehran on Sunday night with Iran’s Minister of Industry, Mines, and Trade Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh in attendance. Officials of Alstom, […]

Iran and France sign five Agreements

By John Lee. Iran and France have signed five agreements at the end of a business forum hosted by the Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA). The Memorandums of Understanding (MoU’s) included a cooperation document for development of Mashhad International Airport, two involving the Iranian Fisheries Organization, one for the construction of […]

Alstom signs Transport MoU with Iran

France’s Alstom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Industrial Development & Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO) to develop industrial cooperation with Iran in the field of mainline and urban transport. The signature took place in Paris on 27 January, 2016, in the presence of Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh, Iranian Minister of Industry, Dr. […]

Tabriz Power Plant Closed on Pollution Concerns

By John Lee. IRNA reports that the Tabriz thermal power plant has been closed following news that it was using low quality fuel to generate electricity, leading to increased pollution. The 28-year-old plant, designed and constructed by the French company Alstom, is only allowed to use gas, but has been found to be using ‘mazut’, also […]