Moscow may conclude agreements on deliveries of engineering industry goods to and imports of food products from Iran during Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's visit to Russia later this month, Russian trade representative in Iran announceded.
At least three Indonesian companies, namely Sinarmas Group, Tri Mega Baterindo and Kreasindo Resources, are currently exploring export opportunities to Iran, said Indonesian Industry Minister Airlangga Hartarto.
Iran has signed a $1-billion deal with private investors to develop Mahdiabad mine — one of the world's largest zinc deposits — which it expects will go on stream in the next four years and produce 800,000 tons of zinc concentrate per annum.
A majority of South Korean businesses in the United States expect additional difficulties down the road due to what many view as protectionist trade policies of the new US administration, a survey showed.
Markets in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are likely to outperform emerging markets (EM) in 2017 but political instability continues to be seen as the main source of risk for regional growth, according to the results of a survey conducted by EFG Hermes.
The population of Cairo is set to grow by 500,000 this year, more than any other city in the world, adding to the pressure on the country’s economy struggling to recover from six years of political turmoil.
If Britain leaves the European Union without a replacement trade deal its commercial links with the bloc will overnight become less favorable than any other major industrialized nation, a cross-party campaign has warned as Prime Minister Theresa May prepares to trigger article 50.