Petroleum industry in Iran
Iran is an energy superpower and the Petroleum industry in Iran plays an important part in it. In 2004 Iran produced 5.1 percent of the world’s total crude oil (3.9 million barrels (620,000 m) pe...
Petroleum industry in Iran - Wikipedia
Anglo-Iranian Oil Company
The Anglo-Persian Oil Company (APOC) was an English company founded in 1908 following the discovery of a large oil field in Masjed Soleiman, Iran. It was the first company to extract petroleum from Ir...
1953 Iranian coup d'état
The 1953 Iranian coup d'état, known in Iran as the 28 Mordad coup, was the overthrow of the democratically elected Prime Minister of Iran Mohammad Mosaddegh on 19 August 1953, orchestrated by the Unit...
1953 Iranian coup d'état - Wikipedia
Oil reserves in Iran
Proved oil reserves in Iran, according to its government, rank third largest in the world at approximately 150 billion barrels (24×10^ m) as of 2007, although it ranks second if Canadian reserves...
Oil reserves in Iran - Wikipedia
National Iranian Tanker Company
National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) is a subsidiary of the National Iranian Oil Company, which was privatized in 2009. As of 2011, NITC was owned by funds managing pensions for 5 million Iranians. ...
Ministry of Petroleum (Iran)
The Ministry of Petroleum (MoP) (Persian: وزارت نفت‎ Vezârat-e Naft) manages the oil industry, the producer of oil and petrochemical products. MoP is in charge of all issues pertaining to explor...
Ministry of Petroleum (Iran) - Wikipedia
Natural gas reserves in Iran
According to the Iran Petroleum Ministry, the proved natural gas reserves of Iran are about 1,046 trillion cubic feet (29.6 trillion cubic metres) or about 15.8% of world's total reserves, o...
Natural gas reserves in Iran - Wikipedia
Foreign Direct Investment in Iran
Foreign direct investment in Iran (FDI) has been hindered by unfavorable or complex operating requirements and by international sanctions, although in the early 2000s the Iranian government liberalize...
Foreign Direct Investment in Iran - Wikipedia
Taxation in Iran
The fiscal year begins on March 21 and ends on March 20 of the next year. The Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs is the government agency authorized to levy and collect taxes. In 2008, about 55%...
Taxation in Iran - Wikipedia
Constitution of Iran
The Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran was adopted by referendum on October 24, 1979, and went into force on December 3 of that year, replacing the Constitution of 1906. It was amended on Ju...
Aghajari Gas Injection Project
Aghajari Gas Injection Project is the world’s biggest Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) project to be inaugurated in Iran in late 2008.The reservoir dimension of Aghajari fields is 56×6 km with the ori...
Ali Akbar Moinfar
Ali Akbar Moinfar is an Iranian politician and the first oil minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Moinfar is the brother of journalist Mehdi Moinfar. He studied seismology in Japan.
Banking in Iran
Since 2001 the Iranian Government has moved toward liberalising the banking sector, although progress has been slow. In 1994 Bank Markazi (the central bank) authorised the creation of private credit i...
North Drilling
North Drilling Company (Persian: حفاری شمال‎) is an Iranian company specialized in drilling oil and gas wells and its services in all regions of Iran and world, to global customers. The company ...
Eilat Ashkelon Pipeline Company
The Eilat Ashkelon Pipeline Company (EAPC) operates several petroleum and petroleum products pipelines in Israel, most notably the Eilat Ashkelon Pipeline. It also operates two oil terminal and depots...
Eilat Ashkelon Pipeline Company - Wikipedia
Iranian labor law
Iranian labor law describes the rules of employment in Iran. As a still developing country, with an authoritarian government, Iran is considerably behind by international standards. It has failed to r...
Pars Oil Company
Pars Oil Company is an oil refining company with headquarters in Tehran.
Pars Oil Company was founded in 1959 as a Joint Stocks Company by Abdol-Ali Mirza Farmanfarmaian and some of his relatives...
Neka–Jask pipeline
The Neka–Jask pipeline is a proposed oil pipeline in Iran. If constructed, it will transport crude oil from Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Russia through the port of Neka on the Caspian Sea ...
Sepanta International
Sepanta International is a worldwide oil and natural gas extraction and drilling company. Principal extraction activities are in Iran, the United Arab Emirates, China, Belgium and Canada. In addition,...
Communications in Iran
Iran’s telecommunications industry is almost entirely state-owned, dominated by the Telecommunication Company of Iran (TCI). Fixed-line penetration in 2004 was relatively well-developed by regional st...
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Supreme Audit Court of Iran
The Supreme Audit Court of Iran (SAC) is a government agency of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Located in Tehran, it is supervised by the Iranian Parliament and dates back to 1906.Articles 54 and 55 of...
Supreme Audit Court of Iran - Wikipedia
Mining in Iran
Mining in Iran is underdeveloped, yet the country is one of the most important mineral producers in the world, ranked among 15 major mineral-rich countries, holding some 68 types of minerals, 37 ...
Mining in Iran - Wikipedia
National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company
National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC) is part of the Ministry of Petroleum of Iran. NIORDC was established on 8 March 1991 and undertook to perform all operations relating to...
National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company - Wikipedia
Gholam Reza Aghazadeh
Gholam Reza Aghazadeh (Persian: غلامرضا آقازاده‎) (born Khoy, Iran on 15 March 1949) is an Iranian Politician. Aghazadeh served as the Vice President for Atomic Energy of the Islamic Republic ...
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Persian LNG
Persian LNG is the LNG project in Iran. It has been defined based on the reserves of the South Pars gas field. The project is developed by the National Iranian Gas Export Company.
Persian LNG pro...