Coffee Imports at $1m in One Month

Iran imported 346 tons of coffee worth close to $1 million during the first Iranian month (March 21-April 20), registering an increase of 35.69% and 52.16% in tonnage and value respectively compared with last year’s corresponding period. ISNA also cited data from the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration as reporting that Vietnam was the […]

Azimut Group to Iran

The Azimut group has signed a contract to acquire 20% of Mofid Entekhab, an independent asset management company in the country, and has signed an onshore financial advisory plan and set up an offshore fund to guarantee foreign investors access to the Iranian capital market.

Iranian private steel mills to form export consortium

Iran is establishing a consortium of private re-rollers to boost exports of the product, said a member of the board of directors of Iranian Steel Producers’ Association (ISPA) and managing director of the country’s largest re-roller Kavir Steel Complex. “Privately owned re-rollers have agreed to establish an exporting consortium or a cooperative company to integrate […]

Iran potatoes Sold to 13 Countries

More than 60,550 tons of potatoes worth 448.76 billion ($13.83 million) were exported to 13 countries during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 21-July 22), the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration announced. The main export destinations were Turkmenistan, Iraq, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, the UAE, Russia and Qatar, Mizan Online reported. According […]

Iran most Popular Websites

What follows is a list of eight most popular domestic websites using analytics services Alexa and SimilarWeb score for August. #1 Aparat Aparat, an online sharing website known too some as YouTube’s Iranian counterpart, tops the list.  It has climbed one step higher from last year’s second position and is the second most-referred-to online portal […]

Iran Gov’t Prioritizing Establishment of IoT Infrastructure

Deputy Telecoms Minister Amir Hossein Davaie said establishing Internet of Things in the country requires clear rules and efficient infrastructure defined by the ministry, urging the necessity of the government’s involvement in the subject. IoT applications allow users to monitor everything from fridges to metro systems by connecting remote sensors with computers, mobile phones and […]

Iran Signs $1.3bn High-Speed Rail Deal with Italy

Iran’s state railway company and its Italian counterpart have signed a deal worth 1.2 billion euros ($1.3 billion) to build a high-speed rail line between Iranian cities of Arak and Qom. Renato Mazzoncini, CEO of Ferrovie dello Stato (FS), and head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways Saeed Mohammadzadeh oversaw the signing of the […]