EghtesadOnline: Iran has 157 four- and five-star hotels and by the end of President Hassan Rouhani’s second term in 2021, the figure will increase to 210.
EghtesadOnline: World stocks extended their gains to hit a near-four week high and oil prices rose on Wednesday on optimism that the United States and China may be inching toward a trade deal, soothing fears of an all-out trade war.
EghtesadOnline: Oil prices climbed 2 percent on Wednesday as the extension of U.S.-China talks in Beijing raised hopes that the world’s two largest economies would resolve their trade standoff.
EghtesadOnline: The Supreme Council of Economic Coordination – a special body comprising heads of the three branches of government – has agreed to the total settlement in rials of payments for crude oil sales on the Iran Energy Exchange.
EghtesadOnline: Head of exploration department of the National Iranian Oil Company said Monday cooperation with international companies on studying new oil and gas fields is underway and 13 fields were discovered over the past two years.
EghtesadOnline: OPEC concluded its 175th meeting with an accord to remove 1.2 million barrels a day of crude from the market, with non-OPEC allies including Russia taking a 400,000 barrel-a-day share.
EghtesadOnline: Crude oil trade commenced on the Iran Energy Exchange on Sunday afternoon as investors competed to buy one million barrels of oil offered by the National Iranian Oil Company.
EghtesadOnline: A sectoral review of the Central Bank of Iran's latest report on Iran's economic growth shows the oil sector had the biggest contribution to the gross domestic product during the first quarter of the current fiscal year (March 21-June 21).
EghtesadOnline: The research arm of Iran’s Parliament has conducted a first-of-its-kind domestic investment security study, finding among other things that businesspeople active in the crude oil and natural gas sector have the highest perception of investment security among all sectors.
EghtesadOnline: An overhang of unsold crude in the Atlantic Basin has halved in recent weeks, suggesting oil traders are bracing for a further supply loss from Iran due to US sanctions and a new rally in prices.