Iran opens 8 trade centers in Africa
Aiming to develop trade with Africa, Iran has opened eight trade centers in the countries of the continent, IRNA reported on Tuesday, quoting a senior official with Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) as saying.
Iran Exporting Gasoline, Gas Oil to Africa, Eastern Europe
A member of Iranian Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Products Exporters' Union (OPEX) says Iran is currently exporting gasoline to West Africa and Eastern Europe and there is a huge potential in this field which should be noticed.
Iran, S. Africa Urged to Seek Implementation of MoUs
Head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mine and Agriculture (ICCIMA) Gholam-Hossein Shafei in meeting with Ambassador of South Africa to Tehran Vika Mazwi Khumalo called for implementation of the MoUs which have been signed between the two countries in the past because they are very important.
Trade with Africa exceeds $520m in 4 Months
Iran traded 890,287 tons of non-oil commodities worth $526.35 million with African countries during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22), data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) showed.
Iran Seeks Boosting Economic Cooperation in Africa
The strategic committee for broadening relations of Iran and Africa was held in Iran’s Chamber of Commerce where the participants called for broadening economic cooperation with African states.
Iran targets $5b annual trade with Africa by 2025
Head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) Alireza Peyman-Pak has said the country is taking the necessary steps to increase annual trade exchanges with African countries to $5 billion by the Iranian calendar year 1404 (begins in March 2025).
Iran Seeks Opening 4 Banks in Africa
Hasan Khosrojerdi, the head of Iran-East Africa Joint Chamber of Commerce, says Iran has tried to open four banks in Africa through the chamber of commerce in order to grant required credit to traders especially to Iranian businessmen.
Iran stands by Africa against ‘vaccine apartheid’
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said the country will fight against ‘vaccine apartheid’ in Africa as the coronavirus continues to ravage the world.
Why African Free Trade Area Could Be Game-changer?
Most economists see structural transformation as one of the main routes to Africa’s sustainable development.
Suspected Boko Haram Members Kill 15 in Cameroon
Suspected terrorists from Boko Haram killed 15 people and wounded six others in a grenade attack on a camp for displaced people in northern Cameroon on Sunday.