Financial Tribune

National

  • Navy to Take Delivery of New Submarine Soon
    12/06/2016 Navy to Take Delivery of New Submarine Soon

    A top Iranian Navy commander said the Islamic Republic will soon launch a new...

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  • Regional Challenges Demand Political Solutions
    12/06/2016 Regional Challenges Demand Political Solutions

    Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said conflicts that have turned some regional countries into...

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  • S-300 Missiles Fully Delivered
    12/06/2016 S-300 Missiles Fully Delivered

    Spokesman for Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Hossein...

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International

  • NZ Premier Announces Shock Resignation
    12/06/2016 NZ Premier Announces Shock Resignation

    New Zealand Prime Minister John Key announced his resignation on December...

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  • Beijing Confounded by Trump’s Tweets
    12/06/2016 Beijing Confounded by Trump’s Tweets

    With Donald Trump’s latest tweets touching on highly sensitive issues, China must...

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  • A Syrian soldier in the Aleppo neighborhood of Tariq al-Bab
    12/06/2016 Syrian Forces Seize More Than Half of Aleppo

    Syrian government forces have taken control of more than half of Aleppo’s districts held...

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Domestic Economy

  • $240m Lost to Mazandaran Frost
    12/06/2016 $240m Lost to Mazandaran Frost

    The extreme cold that set in a fortnight ago across the country caused 9.4 trillion...

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  • Agricultural Trade Balance Improves
    12/06/2016 Agricultural Trade Balance Improves

    Iran’s trade balance in the agriculture sector narrowed to minus $2.06 billion during the...

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  • Optimistic assessments put the share of Iran’s education sector in GDP at 1.5%.
    12/06/2016 Education Sector Cries for Bigger Budget

    Iran’s education sector is beset with many problems, shortage of funds being one of them...

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Business & Markets

  • Fintech Operations Merit CBI Attention
    12/06/2016 Fintech Operations Merit CBI Attention

    The Central Bank of Iran should take quick measures for regulating fintech firms to...

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  • Realtor Declares War on House Hunting App
    12/06/2016 Realtor Declares War on House Hunting App

    The use of real-estate applications are growing in Iran and realtors, unlike...

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  • Central Bank of Turkey 
    12/06/2016 Turkey Wants Trade With Iran in Local Currencies

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his country is moving toward allowing...

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Energy

  • Zanganeh to Attend Vienna Oil Meeting
    12/06/2016 Zanganeh to Attend Vienna Oil Meeting

    Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh will attend a meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC...

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  • NITC has leased eight more tankers over the past two months.
    12/06/2016 NITC Broadens Leasing Program as Insurance Cover Extended

    National Iranian Tanker Company is expanding operations and services overseas. 

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  • Parsian Refinery Selling Gas Condensates to Foreign, Local Clients
    12/06/2016 Parsian Refinery Selling Gas Condensates to Foreign, Local Clients

    Japan has become an importer of Iran's gas condensates, following in the footsteps of its...

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Auto

  • A bulletproof Toyota Land Cruiser with a 4.7-liter engine was imported from Turkey for the country’s consulate in Tabriz.
    12/06/2016 Seven-Month Vehicle Import Data Released

    Data published by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) reveals...

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  • Peugeot 207i Returns With a Whisper
    12/06/2016 Peugeot 207i Returns With a Whisper

    Peugeot’s 207i, which is better known as 206+ in the European market, has...

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  • New Renaults by April
    12/06/2016 New Renaults by April

    Renault’s  subsidiary in Iran, Negin Khodro, says it will introduce two new models by...

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World Economy

  • 35% Tax Hike  for US Quitters
    12/06/2016 35% Tax Hike for US Quitters

    Trump outlines business tax policy in a series of six tweets sent over a span of 45...

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  • Capital outflows have crept up recently which is putting pressure on the People’s Bank of China.
    12/06/2016 China Banks Face Capital Pressures, Structural Risks

    Fitch Ratings’ outlook for the Chinese banking sector in 2017 is negative, saying...

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  • Chile Economy Contracts in Oct.
    12/06/2016 Chile Economy Contracts in Oct.

    Chile’s economy contracted for the first time in seven years in annual terms...

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People

  • More than 70 rescue dogs with their 11 Iranian trainers have moved to the center to undergo courses offered by two trainers from the German Red Cross.
    12/06/2016 More Search and Rescue Training Dogs at IRCS

    The first training center for rescue dogs was established 19 years ago in the country. 

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  • Razi Institute to Produce Newcastle Vaccine
    12/06/2016 Razi Institute to Produce Newcastle Vaccine

    South Korea’s KBNP Company has signed a memorandum of understanding with Razi...

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  • According to ILO, there are currently an estimated 21 million forced labor victims worldwide, creating $150 billion in illegal profits in the private economy each year.
    12/06/2016 Extent of Human Trafficking to Be Measured

    December 2 is the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery. To effectively address...

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Environment

  • Largest Coral Die-Off in Barrier Reef
    12/06/2016 Largest Coral Die-Off in Barrier Reef

    Coral across Australia’s Great Barrier Reef has suffered its most devastating die-off on...

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  • World Cities to Phase Out Diesel Vehicles by 2050
    12/06/2016 World Cities to Phase Out Diesel Vehicles by 2050

    Some of the biggest urban-pollution headlines of the past few years have not come from...

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  • greenhouse gas Emissions Rising in Australia
    12/06/2016 greenhouse gas Emissions Rising in Australia

    Despite global efforts to curb global warming and climate change, Australia’s greenhouse...

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Art And Culture

  • Baran Kosari (L) and a screenshot from ‘Where Are My Shoes’
    12/06/2016 Kerala Festival to Feature Iranian Film, Juror

    The 21st International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) will take place in the Indian state...

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  • Milad Keymaram and Leila Zare in the film
    12/06/2016 ‘Forbidden’ to Be Released in Three Continents

    The Iranian film ‘Forbidden’ directed by Hassan Yektapanah will be screened in the...

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  • A scene from Tapancheh Khanoum’ (Lady Pistol)
    12/06/2016 Fajr Award-Winning Play in City Theater

    The award-winning Iranian play ‘Tapancheh Khanoum’ (literally meaning ‘Lady Pistol’)...

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