Iran exported $321 million of handmade carpets in the first 11 months of the current Iranian calendar year, ended February 18, an increase of 27 percent year on year, Hamid Kargar, the head of Iran's National Carpet Center, said on Saturday.
Not much is going for stocks these days as the current fiscal year is drawing to a close (March 20, 2017), but speculations are rife as to their outlook for the new Iranian year.
Weixin Zha and Kelly Gilblom
Iran is hard at work gaining a foothold in the global energy market, and it’s not letting U.S. President Donald Trump’s confrontational tone stop it from trying.
Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said the National Iranian Oil Company and French energy giant Total are still discussing the detail of a contract to develop Phase 11 of South Pars following a preliminary agreement signed in November.
Gas output from the giant South Pars field in the Persian Gulf is set to rise by 90 million cubic meters per day by the end of the present fiscal year in March, taking production closer to that of Qatar.
According to Kuwaiti logistics company Agility's latest annual report jointly conducted by Transport Intelligence, Iran has climbed more spots – eight positions to 18th – than any country in the 2017 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index.
A delegation of government have attended Mehrabad Airport to celebrate landing of the first Airbus A321, as part of the lucrative deal President Rouhani had signed with European giant of the air industry.
Poland has begun new cooperation with Iran in the post-JCPOA era over development of oil trade as well as collaborations for investment in upstream sector of Iranian oil and gas industry.
Iran has seen an 11.5% increase in American visitors year-on-year, as of September 2016, according to the US National Travel and Tourism Office's latest data.
Nine Iranian artists will join 200 Indian artisans to participate in the 32nd Annual Dastkari Haat Craft Bazaar at Dilli Haat during the first fortnight of January.