Iran France

Iran, France traders set to hold online meeting

Iranian and French businesspersons are due to explore ways for joint activities in an online B2B meeting in the near future.

Joint Chambers

France dangles $15b bailout for Iran in effort to save nuclear deal

A senior Iranian delegation arrived in Paris on Monday to work out the details of a financial bailout package that France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, intends to use to compensate Iran for oil sales lost to American sanctions. In return for the money, Iran would agree to return to compliance with a 2015 nuclear accord.

Trade

Denmark considering joining INSTEX

The Scandinavian nation wants to be included in the European payment channel with Iran in a bid not to lose the Iranian market in the wake of US unilateral sanctions.

Financial Markets

France, Germany say INSTEX close to first deal in days

The two main European countries behind the European payment mechanism say they are working at top speed to bring the channel online very soon, preferrably before this Sunday when Iran will announce more commitments reduction.

Financial Markets

French seed-maker Vilmorin already trading with Iran, awaits INSTEX

The firm says its has been selling vegetable and grain seeds to Iran after the reimposed US sanctions triggered banking channels. The company is now eyeing the new European financial mechanism to continue sales to the Middle Eastern nation.

Trade

Total never to cancel gas deal with Iran: MP

The spokesman for the Iranian parliament’ presiding board made assurances that France’s energy giant Total will never leave its major gas deal with Tehran.

Energy

Iran, France ink agricultural agreements

Iran and France on Friday signed four cooperation documents for improving the cooperation between the two countries’ agricultural sectors.

Agriculture and Environment

French companies planning long term presence in Iran

Yve-Thibault de-Silguy, the vice president of France’s largest employer federation, the Mouvement des entreprises de France or the Movement of the Enterprises of France (MEDEF), announced that besides trade transactions, French companies are planning constant cooperation in Iran.

Iran Chamber

ICCIMA, CCIP to boost research, educational cooperation

Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) and Paris Île-de-France Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIP) signed an agreement to enhance educational and research cooperation.

Iran Chamber

Business France eyes bolstering ties with Iran private sector

In a meeting with Iran Chamber of Commerce president, French ambassador to Tehran and Business French CEO said France is looking for opportunities to boost relations with Iran private sector.

Trade