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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Week in Brief

Week in Brief 25.01.2019

In the third attempt this week, the National Oil Company of Iran offered one million barrels of crude oil at the Energy Exchange. Although during the previous two offers, all the crude oil was traded, […]

Week in Brief

Week in Brief 18.01.2019

Iran has exported 4.5 billion USD of foods and agricultural goods over the first 8 months of the current Iranian year. This figure shows 7% growth with respect to the same period a year ago. […]

National News Review

Week in Brief 11.01.2019

Traveling abroad becomes more and more expensive for Iranians. Rising exchange rate has pushed down the number of foreign trips in Iran by 50 percent, claims the Travel Agencies Association of Iran (TAAI). While previously […]

Week in Brief

Week in Brief 14.12.2018

With rising exchange rate over the past months, people buy more local cosmetic products. Iran has the second largest cosmetics market in MENA region (Middle East and North Africa), after Saudi Arabia. Iran’s cosmetics market […]

Week in Brief

Week in Brief 07.12.2018

Cigarette production in Iran has fallen by 16 percent within the first half of the Iranian year, says the Iranian Tobacco Producers and Importers Association (ITPIA). Iranian cigarette producers import up to 100 percent of […]