eurasia

Eurasia: open gates for over 500 Iranian goods to nearly 200 million people

The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) is about to fully start free trade with preferential tariffs with Iran after two years of negotiations and nearly one year of the treaty’s ratification by the Iranian lawmakers. Now, it’s a great opportunity to change the country’s economic course by exporting goods.

Trade

Iran’s accession to Eurasia helps boost non-oil exports: Minister

Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said on Tuesday that Iran’s accession to Eurasian Economic Union will help boost Iran’s non-oil exports.

Trade

President Rouhani signs into law FTA with Eurasian Economic Union

The Iranian president has signed into law the free trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) after the law was passed by parliament.

Trade

Long-time political allies, Iran and Russia move to consolidate economic ties

Iran and Russia have long been allies during their long histories but their bilateral trade volume doesn’t speak much for their political proximity. Now, with the US pressures and Europe’s inactivity, Tehran is looking East to revive old regional allies.

Trade

Iranian parliament passes FTA with Eurasian Economic Union

The Iranian lawmakers have voted in favour of the bill that allows Tehran’s entrance into a Free Trade Zone (FTZ) with the five-member council, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Armenia.

Trade

Iran-Eurasia Economic Union FTA expected to enter into force this summer: Armenia

A Free Trade Agreement between Iran and the five member states of the Eurasian Economic Union, that is Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia, will allow Tehran to engage in trade exchanges with Central Asia and the Caucasus.

Trade

Iranian parliament to debate Eurasian Economic Union FTA ‘in coming days’

The parliament speaker has promised to put a government bill on joining a Free Trade Zone with the Eurasian Economic Union to the floor’s debate in a bid to ratify the agreement before 17 June.

Trade

Iran Chamber of Commerce calls on Uzbek Embassy to help establish direct flights

Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) says there have been talks with an Iranian airline to carry out the flights to Tashkent, requesting the Uzbek envoy to do more to make this happen.

Transportation

Kyrgyzstan urges direct flights with Iran to increase bilateral trade

Resumption of direct flights between Tehran and Bishkek will allow Iran and the Central Asian country to upgrade their bilateral ties within a Free Trade Zone between the Eurasian Economic Union and Iran.

Transportation

Kyrgyzstan eyes access to open waters through Iran

The Central Asian nation is seeking to reach more export destinations through the Iranian ports of Bandar Abbas and Chabahar Port that give the country access to open waters such as the Indian Ocean.

Transportation