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Tehran, Vienna See Oil, Energy Cooperation Opportunities

Austrian finance minister met Iran’s minister of petroleum in his Tehran office to discuss cooperation avenues in oil and gas projects. Hans Jorg Schelling met Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh in Tehran on Sunday at the head of a high-profile economic delegation. Also accompanying Mr. Schelling was Austrian Ambassador to Tehran Friedrich Stift. Enhancing […]

Austria Seeks Tax Agreement with Iran

Austria’s Minister of Finance Hans Jorg Schelling said his country is seeking to sign a double taxation agreement with Iran. In a meeting with Iran’s foreign minister in Tehran on Sunday, Schelling said he has visited Iran with the purpose of boosting bilateral economic and financial relations. Voicing Austria’s eagerness to develop joint training programs […]

Band Karkheh Oilfield back again for Development

Executive manager of the project to develop Band Karkheh oilfield announced that OMV, the international, integrated oil and gas company based in Vienna, will begin developing the oilfield in the near future. Fars News Agency quoted Alireza Zamani as saying on Tuesday, “The OMV will soon start development activities in Band Karkheh oilfield.” Noting that […]

Gazprom Neft, OMV to Cooperate on Iranian Projects

At the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Gazprom Neft signed a Memorandum of Understanding with OMV Aktiengesellschaft. The document, which describes the mutual interest projects in the oil and gas industry, was signed by First Deputy General Director of Gazprom Neft Vadim Yakovlev and OMV Executive Board member responsible for Upstream, Johann Pleininger. The agreement […]

NIOC Finalizing Deal with OMV

The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) is in the final phase of talks with OMV to sign a contract to sell 40,000 barrels of oil per day to the Austrian oil and gas company, the NIOC chief said. “The prospective agreement will help Tehran pay its outstanding debt to OMV,” Ali Kardor was quoted as […]

Austrian Airlines to offer Flights to Shiraz

Starting on July 2, 2017, Austrian Airlines will take off four times a week to the Iranian city of Shiraz. The airline will serve this route Vienna-Isfahan-Shiraz, leaving Vienna on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays to make an interim stopover in Isfahan. In addition to existing services of up to 14 weekly flights to Teheran […]

Austrian Oil Firm signs Iran Agreement

Austrian oil and gas company OMV has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Dana Energy, a “leading Iranian company targeting oil and gas upstream field development activities“. The parties agreed to evaluate possible upcoming development and re-development projects in the Iranian oil and gas industry. The document was signed in Vienna by S. Mostafa Khoee, […]

Iran Approves 29 Int’l Companies for Oil Projects

Iran’s oil ministry has certified 29 international companies to bid for oil and gas projects in the country under its new format of oil contracts. According to the report by the oil ministry’s news website Shana, 29 companies, including Shell, France’s Total, Italy’s Eni, Malaysia’s Petronas and Russia’s Gazprom and Lukoil, as well as companies […]

NISOC, Pergas sign Agreements for Oilfield Studies

The National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC) and the international Pergas consortium have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Non-disclosure Agreement (NDA) to study the Karanj and Shadgan oil fields. Speaking on the sidelines of the signing ceremony, NISOC Managing Director Bijan Alipour said his company will sign a number of cooperation deals with […]

Major Austrian Banks to Open Branches in Iran

The head of the Chamber of Commerce of Austria’s Vorarlberg region said major Austrian banks plan to open branches in Tehran following the removal of anti-Tehran sanctions. Key banks such as Bank Austria and Raiffeisen Bank International would be specifically interested in cooperating with their Iranian partners, Helmut Steurer said. Stressing that there is a […]