Week in Brief

Week in Brief 12.04.2019

It has been one of the worst Norouz holidays for most Iranians. Heavy rain started a few days before the new year and extended until the end of the holidays. Within two weeks, more than […]

Week in Brief

Week in Brief 15.03.2019

The Iranian new year, Norouz, is approaching. Visiting relatives is a fundamental activity that Iranian families do during the Norouz holidays. When visiting relatives, guests are entertained with fruits and more importantly with mixture of […]

Week in Brief

Week in Brief 08.03.2019

800 tones of cooking oil are blocked at customs since summer 2018 waiting for permissions to be exported, announces the Oil Producers Association of Iran (OPAI). “From April to June 2018, we succeeded to export […]

Industries

Iran: world’s 6th consumer of gold

“Iran is among the top ten world’s largest consumers of gold”, says Hojjat Shafaei, Head of Gold Manufacturers Association of Iran. “Producing each kilo of gold creates two jobs in the country. However, too much […]

Energy

Public transport prices: a never-ending loop

Tehran Municipality and Tehran Taxi Organisation are struggling to set new public transportation prices for the coming Iranian fiscal year, starting March 21. Tehran Taxi Organisation claims that next year’s tariffs must increase according to […]

Services

Week in Brief 08.02.2019

Qatar Airways adds a new destination to its list: Isfahan. From this week, two weekly flights on Mondays and Thursdays are scheduled between the ancient Iranian city of Isfahan and Hamd International Airport. Qatar Airways […]

Agriculture

West Azerbaijan main honey supplier

Reaching the 40th anniversary of the Iranian Revolution, several organizations in Iran report their achievements within this period. So does the West Azerbaijan Office of the Ministry of Agriculture. The north-western province of Iran provides […]

National News Review

Municipality’s solution for Tehran traffic

Drivers passing 10 highways in Tehran should pay toll, announces Tehran Municipality as part of its plan to control the traffic jam in the capital. For many years, driving to Tehran downtown was only accessible […]

Industries

Week in Brief 01.02.2019

Export of Iranian shoes over the past 9 months have been up 46 percent respect to the same period a year ago, announces Iranian Shoe Makers Association of Iran (SMAI). Most of the exported shoes […]

IT

Irancell invests in Iranian Messaging App

Irancell, the second largest mobile operator in Iran, is going to invest in GAP, an instant messaging app. GAP, which in Farsi means chatting, is a cloud-based messaging application which offers other social services, such […]