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Mitsubishi to Introduce Hybrid Electric Cars to Iran

Japan’s Mitsubishi Motors will introduce the plug-in-hybrid version of its Outlander sport utility vehicle to the Iranian market as early as fall, a report said. The redesigned Outlander, which curbs use of the conventional engine in favor of the twin electric motors, will be built in Japan and shipped to Iran, according to the report […]

Mitsubishi Eyes Broader Work in Iran

Japan’s Mitsubishi is making efforts to broaden its activities in Iran, a top official with the company said. Kiyoshi Kiyokawa of Mitsubishi Chemicals said the Japanese firm would also enhance its interaction with its present customers in Iran. He said his company was attending Iran’s ongoing oil show in order to broaden its activities in […]

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 […]

Likely Delivery of Airbus Planes before 2017

Iran’s minister of roads and urban development said the first delivery of the Airbus aircraft purchased by the country is likely to be made by the end of 2016. “The first series of Airbus planes will probably arrive in Iran by the end of autumn provided that the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) (of […]

Mitsubishi hopes to win Iran Aircraft Deal

By John Lee. Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp is hoping to win business in Iran for its new Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ), according to a report from Reuters. Speaking at the Farnborough Airshow in the UK on Wednesday, spokeswoman Miho Takahashi said the company was researching the Iranian market, but not in talks over a specific deal. […]

Iran Plans big Oil-Refinery Expansion

Iran plans to build five new refineries over the next four years to increase capacity from its current level of 1.85 million bpd to about 3.2 million bpd. Abbas Kazemi, managing director of the National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC) told Bloomberg that the country also needs about $14 billion in investment to […]

NPC, Mitsubishi Discuss Petchem Ventures

Iran’s Deputy Petroleum Minister for Petrochemical Industry Abbas Shari-Moqaddam [Abbas Shari Moghadam], and the Senior Executive Vice President of Mitsubishi Corporation’s Chemical Group, Takahisa Miyauchi, exchanged views on the possibility of the Japanese firm’s participation in Iran’s projects. The CEO of the National Petrochemical Company (NPC) welcomed Mitsubishi’s interest in presence in Iran and said […]