EghtesadOnline: More than 23 years have passed since the World Trade Organization received Iran’s application for accession on July 19, 1996.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian steel mills produced a total of 23.64 million tons of crude steel during the first 11 months of 2019 (January to November), which indicate a 5.3% rise compared with the corresponding period of 2018, the latest report released by the World Steel Association shows.
EghtesadOnline: Iran is the world's 30th biggest exporter of pastry and chocolates, as it shipped $800 million worth of these products in the last Iranian year (March 2018-19).
EghtesadOnline: With an annual production of 34.5 million tons, Iran is currently the world’s eighth biggest producer of copper in the world, the managing director of the National Iranian Copper Industries Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian Football Federation has been nominated for the best inspiring federation of the world in a competition with Japan and South Korea.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has been ranked first worldwide in terms of price competitiveness in the World Economic Forum's "Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2019" with a score of 6.7.
EghtesadOnline: Iran is still determined to pursue a policy of "constructive engagement" with the world, President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday, adding that dialogue with the United States is possible if all sanctions are lifted.
EghtesadOnline: With more than 5.1 million tons of production, Iran ranks 13th among the world’s biggest producer of potatoes, Deputy Agriculture Minister Hossein Shirzad says, citing the 2019 data of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
EghtesadOnline: An "extremely dangerous" situation will unfold if tensions between Iran and the United States worsen to the point of a military confrontation, says a former diplomat, who believes that the policies of US President Donald Trump’s administration are discrediting the United Nations Security Council.
EghtesadOnline: Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei favors further diplomatic engagement with the world, but has asked the country’s officials not to pin their hopes on Europeans to help resolve domestic economic woes.