Oct 14 2014 - 13:06
Iran has swapped over 1.5GW of electricity with Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan, Armenia and Turkey. It is a new record for the country, exceeding the old record of over 500MW, TASS reports.
Sep 25 2014 - 08:57
The European Union plans to intensify talks on gas imports from Iran. The EU may lift anti-Iranian sanctions and build infrastructure. Yet, Iran will not be a reliable alternative to Russian energy resources in the near future, Trend reports.High potential for gas extraction, reforms in the energy sector and normalization of relations with the West make Iran a possible alternative for Russian gas. Central Asia is another possible source for gas imports.
Sep 18 2014 - 14:59
Iranian Minister for Agriculture Mahmoud Hojjati said at a meeting with Azerbaijani Minister for Economy and Industry Shakhin Mustafayev that Russian-Azerbaijani relations were in a good state despite the recent developments in Europe. He noted that Iran could sell agricultural products to Russia through Azerbaijan, Trend reports.Hojjati added that Azerbaijan and Iran had a good potential for cooperation in agriculture.
Sep 11 2014 - 08:28
Flights between the Imam Khomeini Airport and the Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport on Tuesdays will be restarted on September 23. A flight between the two airports takes about 5 hours 30 minutes, Trend reports.The flights were stopped in 2012 as a result of anti-Iranian sanctions imposed by the West over the nuclear program.
Sep 4 2014 - 17:03
The 10th session of the joint Iranian-Tajik commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation has taken place in Dushanbe. As a result of the meeting a memorandum of cooperation was signed.
Aug 20 2014 - 09:45
Oman and the UAE want to buy Iranian gas, said Deputy Petroleum Minister Ali Majedi. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reached a related agreement in Oman during his visit in March 2014. Iran will export up to 10 billion cubic meters of gas annually for 25 years, Iran.ru reports.At current gas prices, the deal should cost about $60 billion.Majedi did not clarify the volumes of gas exports to the UAE. In his words, Oman and the UAE need less gas than Iraq and Turkey.
Aug 19 2014 - 13:19
83 Iranian companies are taking part in the first Iranian specialized exhibition called “Construction, hydroenergy, oil and gas industry, engineering and technical services”, hosted by Ashkhabad (Turkmenistan), Iran.ru reports.The expositions cover 1,500 square meters. Companies are presenting their products and services for three days. Bilateral negotiations to expand cooperation are being held within the framework of the exhibition. Seminars to inform about investment opportunities of Iran and Turkmenistan are organized.