EghtesadOnline: Iran is concerned the long-drawn-out Chabahar Port development project may be losing out to a similar project to develop the Pakistani port of Gwadar amid an internal dispute over the pressing need to attract foreign investment in the strategic Iranian port.
EghtesadOnline: A memorandum of understanding was signed between Iran’s Bon Rail Company, a rail passenger transport firm affiliated with Iran’s Mostazafan Foundation, and German rail company Deutsche Bahn AG on the sidelines of the Fifth International Exhibition of Rail Transportation, Related Industries and Equipment, which was held in Tehran on May 15-18.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s palm oil market is expected to reach $648.4 million by 2025, according to a new report by US-based market research and consulting company Grand View Research, Inc.
EghtesadOnline: The first four ATR 72-600 turboprop aircraft landed Wednesday at Mehrabad International Airport in Tehran, Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Dairy products had the biggest share in Iran's food exports in the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2017).
EghtesadOnline; Automotive industry output has seen a 20.1% year-on-year jump in the first month of the current fiscal year (started March 21).
EghtesadOnline: Supermarket chains like the US’ Wal-Mart, Britain’s Morrisons and France’s Carrefour are all getting in the act to offer consumers online delivery.
EghtesadOnline: Ancient Persians would have cheered the commissioning by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in March of a new railroad connecting their countries.
EghtesadOnline: The manufacture of aircraft parts in Iran was among the topics negotiated between Iranian authorities and major planemakers who have secured contracts to supply passenger jets to the Islamic Republic.
EghtesadOnline: Italy's Pininfarina automotive design house has signed a €70 million commercial agreement with Iran Khodro Group for the development of a technological automotive platform on May 9.