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Iran’s Economy a ‘Masterpiece of Structural Ambiguity’

By Ali Dadpay for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The economy dominated Iran’s recent presidential election. Hassan Rouhani, the incumbent, argued that integration into the global economy is the only path to prosperity and job creation, while his rivals accused his administration of […]

Shell Signs MoU to Study Iran Oilfields

The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Royal Dutch Shell have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to conduct studies on the Azadegan, Yadavaran and Kish oilfields in Iran. Noureddin Shahnazizadeh, managing director of the Petroleum Engineering and Development Company (PEDEC), from NIOC, and Hans Nijkamp (pictured) from Shell, signed the deal in the presence […]

Video: Iran Resort hopes Relaxed Rules will attract Tourists

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iranian investors are pouring money into Kish island in the Gulf, hoping its white sand beaches, coral reefs and more relaxed Islamic rules, could make it a major tourism destination. A natural sound version […]

Over 100 Foreign Firms to Participate in Iran Air Show

Iran’s Civil Aviation Organization (CAO) announced that more than 100 foreign firms have registered to take part in the Iran Air Show 2016 due to be held on the southern island of Kish next month. The 8th International Iran Air Show is slated for November 16- 19 on Kish Island with the participation of over […]

Iran to sign 6 Oil Contracts with Int’l Firms

Iran will soon sign six agreements with international energy giants over the development of its oil sector projects, Gholam-Reza Manouchehri, the deputy for engineering and development affairs of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) stated. Emphasizing that the companies that win oil sector deals in Iran will have to team up with locals Manouchehri said: […]

Iran to Set Up Offshore Bank in Kish Island

Iran plans to open an offshore bank in the southern island of Kish “within a month” in a bid to facilitate its trade transactions and process international payments, a report said. According to the report carried by Forbes magazine on Sunday, Iran will set up a bank on Kish Island, which is a free trade […]

President Visits Development Projects on Kish Island

Iran’s president travelled to the country’s southern island of Kish in the Persian Gulf and visited a number of development projects on the island, a major tourist destination. President Hassan Rouhani arrived on Kish on Monday and made visits to the major projects that are aimed at giving a boost to the economy of the […]

Iran Opens New Ferry Terminal

Iran’s minister of road and urban development inaugurated the country’s biggest ferry terminal in the southern port city of Bandar Abbas, expected to carry some 35,000 passengers to nearby islands at the peak of holiday trips during Nowruz vacation. Abbas Akhoundi opened the ferry terminal at a ceremony on Friday. With three lounges and a […]