foreign investment

Baghdad invites Iranian private sector to invest in infrastructure, industry

Head of the Iraqi government says there are good opportunities for Iranian private sector investors to develop infrastructure and industrial projects. The remark came on day one of Iranian president Rouhani visit to the neighbouring country.


Iran external debt down over 12% to $10.03bn

Although the figures show a downward move, experts believe it’s a not a good new per se as it could mean how small a country’s economy is or its inability to borrow from international lenders.

Macro Economy

Iran to launch international stock market

An advisor to the Iran president says the plan to launch an international stock market has already been okayed by the Central Bank and an exchange regulatory body.

Money and Capital Markets

Iran looks to import medicine from Brazil, India

Tehran wants to offset possible shortages of certain medicine following the US sanctions by luring investment from Brazil and India.

Mine and Industry

Iran offers incentives to lure Indian pharmaceutical investment

Tehran is seeking to expand its economic ties with India after the latter invested in Iran strategic southern port of Chabahar. New Delhi has been offered to invest in Irans pharmaceutical production.

Mine and Industry

Why you should invest in Iran despite US sanctions

Iran is home to more than 80 million inhabitants, the majority of which are the young people. Considered a country as safe as the UK, Slovenia, Denmark and Switzerland, according to the Travel Risk Map 2019, Iran is not only a great place to visit but also offers a fertile ground for foreign investment. Huge mineral reserves, four different seasons, young and educated labour force are several of the appealing factors for foreign businesses. See for yourself why its still worth it investing in Iran.


Base metals top list of investment attraction in Iran

The Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade has released a report, listing top Iranian industries in attracting investments.

Mine and Industry

$5.6b of foreign funds finalized in 100 days

Foreign finance agreements signed in the first 100 days of President Hassan Rouhani’s second term amounted to $5.6 billion.


Tehran projects open for foreign investment: Mayor

Tehran Mayor Mohammad Ali Najafi highlighted efforts to attract foreign investments to develop the Iranian capital, saying more than 100 mega projects are being planned to be carried out with foreign investments.


Italy’s Azimut seals deal to become first foreign fund to operate in Iran

An Italian asset manager has purchased stakes in an Iranian financial company thus becoming the first foreign fund house to invest in the nation’s financial sector.

Money and Capital Markets