Based on the contract signed of late, a floating vessel is to be used in the South Pars Gas field to exploit oil layers.
The share of National Development Fund of Iran from oil revenues has decreased to 20 percent from a previous 26 percent.
Justice Minister Mostafa Pourmohammadi has said that Iran has managed to undo the destructive effects of the Western-imposed sanctions.
Mohsen Renani, a university professor, says he does not buy arguments that Saudi Arabia has refused to reduce its output only to undermine Russia, Syria and Iran.
Economy Minister Ali Tayyebnia has said that government is trying to turn the threat posed by falling oil prices into an opportunity for the country.
The Iranian government says it plans to double the capacity of wind and solar power generation across the country.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says enemies are using oil as a political tool to exert pressure on oil exporting countries.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says collective efforts by OPEC member states can help stabilize global crude prices at a desirable level in 2015.
Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh has said that Iran and its fellow OPEC members are pursuing the issue of plummeting crude prices.
The Iranian oil chief has said that plummeting oil prices will not make the country change its steadfast positions and stances.