The blast took place at a mine located in Iran's northern Golestan province on Wednesday morning.
IRAN Mining News
Iran’s nuclear chief says the country will produce about 40 tonnes of uranium this year, more than half the total amount yielded over the preceding years.
Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organisation (IMIDRO) signed a $1-billion deal with private investors over the weekend to build the mine.
Any re-instatement of sanctions will, if at all, pose minimal additional hurdles to new investors, BMI Research says.
OPEC has released a new market whammy, offering up the cartel’s production figures, which largely jive with figures reported by the IEA.
Report: Lifting of sanctions will spark double digit copper output growth in Iran, home to world's second largest copper mine and largest zinc reserves.
Iran's national development plan targets production of 2 million tonnes of copper per year by 2025.
According to official figures, Iran has now more than $10 billion of investment pledges under its belt.
Iran is opening $29 billion of projects to foreign investors now that sanctions have been lifted.
Iran is opening $29 billion of projects to foreign investors once sanctions are lifted – acquiring new mining equipment and technology is a top priority.
Metals discovered from exploration worth about $700 billion.
Iran is ranked among 15 major mineral-rich countries with potential reserves worth $770 billion.
The agreement ends decades of economic sanctions against Iran, and includes reductions in centrifuges, international inspections.
The potential agreement could resolve a 12-year dispute over Tehran's nuclear ambitions.
The nation has successfully repatriated part of its gold holdings that had been frozen as part a number of sanctions imposed by the U.S. and other global powers over its nuclear program.
5 million tonnes per annum pellet plant expected to start-up in 2018.
It appears as if oil prices could be on the verge of a rebound, with new data showing that the U.S. oil patch is hitting an inflection point.
Two large coal and iron ore reserves have been discovered in Iran, according to a top official.
Iran has opened a new gold-processing facility with the goal of doubling its production of precious metals, media reported over the weekend.
The nation's nuclear chief also said Teheran plans to build four new nuclear plants with the help of Russia.
February’s levels were the highest since the West slapped sanctions on Tehran in June last year, says the International Energy Agency (IEA).
Drop attributed to higher gold price, end of gas-for-gold deal with Iran.
The bank's ties to Iran date back to the 1970’s.
Import levels questioned as government faces political scandal over trade deal with Iran.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has a few reasons to smile.