Another EU bank unveils plan to fund Iran projects

BPI France CEO Nicolas Dufourcq. France’s state investment bank Bpifrance (BPI) says it plans to provide funds to French companies that invest in the Iranian economy from next year, becoming the third European bank to do so after similar moves were announced last week by banks from Austria and Denmark. …

‘Iran reliable trading partner for Europe’

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif says the country will always be a reliable trading partner for all European countries, specifically Germany. Iran says it will always be a reliable trading partner for all European countries, specifically Germany.   Mohammad-Javad Zarif, Iran’s foreign minister, told a forum on Iran’s investment opportunities…

Iranian, foreign investors invited for joint venture in petchem

Managing Director of Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (PGPIC) Adel Nejad-Salim on Tuesday invited Iranian and foreign investors for joint venture cooperation to carry out petrochemical projects. Nejad-Salim extended the invitation at the 2nd Iranian Petroleum and Energy Club Congress & Exhibition (IEPC 2016) in Tehran on Tuesday. He said…

Iran keen on expanding economic ties with Germany

Deputy for the Iranian Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Mohammad Khazaei said the government is keen on expanding economic relations with Germany. Khazaei made the announcement at a day-long business forum attended by the Iranian and German officials in Tehran. Touching upon Iran-Germany’s long-standing relations, he added the negotiations…

German investors to invest in Ardebil publishing industry

Several German investors have voiced readiness to set up publishing industry unit in Ardebil in cooperation with Iranian firms, said managing director of Ardebil Industrial Townships Company said on Saturday. Ebrahim Faridi said that the German investors engaged in producing machinery for publishing purpose are scheduled to undertake a joint…

Austrian companies ready for investment in Iranian economic sector

The Commercial Counselor at the Austrian Embassy in Tehran Georg Weingartner says Austrian companies are eager to invest and have economic activity in Iran and Kish Island. Weingartner, who is on a visit to Kish Island along with a delegation from the Commercial Section of Austrian Embassy, told the investment…

South African investors willing to make investment in Iran: Ambassador

South African Ambassador to Tehran William Max Whitehead said on wednesday that his country’s investors in the sectors of industry and agriculture are interested in cooperation with their Iranian counterparts. The ambassador made the remarks in a meeting with Governor General of Qazvin province Fereydoun Hemmati. Whitehead said that the…

S. Korea opens center to support trade, investment in Iran

South Korea opened a business center on Monday to help local firms expand trade and investment in Iran as part of its efforts to tap deeper into the Middle East country following the lifting of international sanctions, the trade ministry said. Located in southern Seoul, the center will provide information…

Ambassador: South African mining companies keen on working in Iran

South African Ambassador to Iran William Max Whitehead said on Sunday that South African mining companies are keen on working in Iran. Whitehead made the remarks in a meeting with Deputy Governor General of Kerman province for political, security and social affairs Hamid Zoka Assadi. He said that visit of…

Russia interested in investment in Iran oil, gas projects

Russia is interested in investment in Iran’s oil and gas projects, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday. He made the remarks in a joint press conference with Iranian co-chairman of Iran-Russia Joint Economic Cooperation Commission Mahmoud Vaezi. The Russian co-chairman of Iran-Russia Joint Economic Cooperation Commission said that…