National Iranian Oil Company
The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) (Persian: شرکت ملّی نفت ایران‎ Sherkat-e Melli-ye Naft-e Īrān), a government-owned corporation under the direction of the Ministry of Petroleum of Iran, i...
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William Knox D'Arcy
William Knox D'Arcy (11 October 1849 – 1 May 1917) was one of the principal founders of the oil and petrochemical industry in Persia (Iran).
He was born in Newton Abbot, England, the son of a soli...
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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
NIOC's Oil Reserves
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...
NIOC's Oil Reserves - Wikipedia
Iran Natural Gas Reserves
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...
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Gas Exporting Countries Forum
The Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) is an intergovernmental organization of 11 of the world's leading natural gas producers made up of Algeria, Bolivia, Egypt, Equatorial Guin...
Gas Exporting Countries Forum - Wikipedia
NIOC Recent Discoveries
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...
NIOC Recent Discoveries - Wikipedia
Privatization in Iran
According to the Fourth Five-Year Economic Development Plan (2005-2010), the Privatization Organization of Iran affiliated to the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance is in charge of setting price...
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List of Iranian companies
This is a list of prominent companies based in Iran.
* Holding Company
Industry of Iran
According to a report by the Economist, Iran has been ranked 39th for producing $23 billion of industrial products in 2008. From 2008 to 2009 Iran has leaped to 28th place from 69th place in annual in...
Industry of Iran - Wikipedia
Darou Pakhsh
Darou Pakhsh Holding Company (Persian: شرکت داروپخش‎) is a major pharmaceutical company in Iran. The company is majority-owned by the Social Security Organization of Iran. The company manufactu...
Government of Iran
The politics of Iran take place in a framework of presidential democracy and theocracy in a format of Syncretic politics that is guided by an Islamist ideology. The December 1979 constitution, and its...
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Iranian Offshore Engineering and Construction Company
Iranian Offshore Engineering and Construction Company (IOEC) is the first Iranian general contractor in the oil and gas industries. IOEC specializes in offshore EPC projects and is considered one of t...
Telecommunication Company of Iran
Telecommunication Company of Iran (TCI) (Persian: شرکت مخابرات ایران‎) was established in 1971. Iran Telecommunication Industries (ITI) was also founded in the same year to manufacture the requi...
SAIPA
SAIPA (in Persian: سایپا‎) is the second largest Iranian auto manufacturer. SAIPA (an acronym for the French Société Anonyme Iranienne de Production Automobile) was established in 1966, with 75%...
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Automotive industry in Iran
Iran’s automotive industry is the second most active industry of the country, after its oil and gas industry, accounting for 10% of Iran's GDP and 4% of the workforce (700,000 persons).Iran developed ...
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Rhum gasfield
2°19′48″E / 58.443°N 2.330°E / 58.443; 2.330The Rhum Gas Field (Persian: میدان گازی رهام‎) is located 240 miles (390 km) north-east of Aberdeen in 109 metres (350&#...
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Russia in the European energy sector
The Russian Federation supplies a significant volume of fossil fuels and is the largest exporter of oil and natural gas to the European Union. In 2007, the European Union imported from Russia 185...
Russia in the European energy sector - Wikipedia
Iranian citizens abroad
Iranians abroad or Iranian diaspora are Iranian people living outside of Iran and their children born abroad.According to various sources, in 2010, there were an estimated four to five million Iranian...
IKCO
Iran Khodro Industrial Group (in Persian: ایران خودرو‎), also known as IKCO, is the leading Iranian vehicle manufacturer, with headquarters in Tehran. The company's original name was Iran Nation...
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Iran Electronics Industries
Iran Electronics Industries (IEI, Persian: صنایع الکترونیک ایران (Sana-ey Electronik-e Iran); also known as صاایران) is a state-owned subsidiary of Iran's Defense Industries Organization. It is a dive...
Ministry of Petroleum of 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 of Iran - Wikipedia
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
Tourism in Iran
The landscape of Iran is diverse, providing a range of activities from hiking and skiing in the Alborz mountains, to beach holidays by the Persian Gulf and the Caspian Sea. Over the next five years a ...
Tourism in Iran - Wikipedia
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...
Communications in Iran - Wikipedia
Transport in Iran
Transport in Iran is inexpensive because of the government's subsidization of the price of gasoline. The downside is a huge draw on government coffers, economic inefficiency because of highly wasteful...
Transport in Iran - Wikipedia
Construction in Iran
The construction industry of Iran is divided into two main sections. The first is government infrastructure projects, which are central for the cement industry. The second is the housing industry. In ...
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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 ...
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List of power stations in Iran
This is a list of power stations in Iran. By 2012, Iran had 400 power plant units. Iran had a total installed electricity generation capacity of 70,000 MW by the end of 2013 (increasing from 90 MW in ...
List of power stations in Iran - Wikipedia