A new IMF paper shows how subsidy reform has recently gained momentum in the Middle East and North Africa and outlines the elements of successful subsidy reform.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Vienna to join the ongoing nuclear talks with Iran.
Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Ali Tayyebnia says Iran will no longer promote an oil-based economy even if the economic sanctions which have been imposed against the country are totally lifted.
July 10, 2014
British Foreign Secretary William Hague states that significant differences remain in the sixth round of talks between Iran and the P5+1 over Iran's nuclear program.
July 9, 2014
Former Iranian president Hashemi Rafsanjani, has claimed that the U.S and Iran could cooperate in countering Iraq's current militant offensive, despite a history of strained relations.
Iran transacted non-oil goods with 177 countries in the past Iranian calendar year.
July 6, 2014
Iranian leadership told the media Sunday that while it backs Iraq Prime Minister Nouri Al Maliki's bid to continue as the country's premier, Tehran is also ready to support "any candidate chosen by the Iraqi parliament."
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told the country's state news agency this week that despite rumors, Tehran has not ever had plans to visit Saudi Arabia.
Competition for the Iran market is fierce. Businesses across the world, but most notably in the U.S., are keen to fill the space left by the likes of Renault and PSA Peugeot Citroën and gain access to Iran’s 78 million consumers
July 4, 2014
No need for any more 'garbage': US company breaks the ice with $1.1 billion investment in Iran's waste management
The project will create 650 direct jobs and 2,000 indirect jobs, and will be implemented in four phases over the course of 24 to 36 months.
July 3, 2014
Russia remained optimistic about meeting the July 20 deadline with Iran over a nuclear deal with other UN Security Council members.
July 2, 2014
The sixth round of nuclear talks between Tehran and the so-called P5+1 are set to resume Wednesday.
According to Moody's, Turkey's exports could decline by 15 percent if the fighting between the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and Iraqi military forces continues.
July 1, 2014
Iran's deputy foreign minister said Tuesday that Tehran is ready to supply weapons to Baghdad if Iraqi leadership asks for help, while ISIS front man calls for more jihad during the holy month of Ramadan.
The resumption of car exports to Russia comes at a time of greater openness to trade with Iran in the wake of an interim nuclear deal.
June 30, 2014
The government views the revival of the lake as a criterion for simultaneously reviving other bodies of water in the country, he added.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has reaffirmed the importance of strengthening cooperation among regional countries to combat terrorists, stressing that the era of violence and terrorism has passed.