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11/21/2017 - 4:20 PM

Iranian Majlis speaker arrives in Istanbul

Politics - Majlis (Parliament) speaker Ali Larijani arrived in Istanbul, Turkey, on Tuesday to participate in the 10th plenary session of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA).
11/20/2017 - 7:54 PM

Iran, Germany sign MoU on oil technology transfer

Economy - Iran's Research Institute of Petroleum Industry (RIPI) and Germany's Raschig signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on new oil-related technologies transfer.
11/20/2017 - 7:53 PM

Sochi summit key step forward to resolve Syrian crisis: Iran

Politics - A senior Iranian official said on Monday that the trilateral meeting between heads of states of Iran, Russia and Turkey in the Russian resort city of Sochi is an important step forward to resolve the Syrian crisis.
11/20/2017 - 7:51 PM

Iranian director dedicates award to Iran quake victims

Culture - Iranian Director Kaveh Mazaheri dedicated his award for the movie “Retouch” to the victims of the fatal quake in western Iran.
11/20/2017 - 7:50 PM

Iran Judiciary chief slams int'l silence on Saudi crimes in Yemen

Politics - Iran's Judiciary chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani on Monday criticized the silence of 'the so-called human rights organizations' to the crimes perpetrated by Saudi Arabia in Yemen.
11/20/2017 - 7:50 PM

Iran president due in Russia on Wednesday for tripartite talks

Politics - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to travel to Russia on Wednesday to attend tripartite talks to be attended by the presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey over Syria developments, according to a senior official with Iran's presidential office.
11/20/2017 - 7:49 PM

Leader: Gov't should focus on reconstruction of destroyed houses

Politics - Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday that sheltering of those being affected by killer quake and reconstruction of their houses and their rehabilitation should top the government's agenda.
11/20/2017 - 7:48 PM

Iran reacts to UAE gas company claim

Economy - An informed source close to Iran's Ministry of Petroleum on Monday reacted to a claim raised by Dana Gas of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) about the former's gas importation to the Persian Gulf littoral state's gas company.
11/19/2017 - 12:18 PM

Iran Speaker in Kermanshah to visit quake-hit areas

Politics - Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani has arrived in western city of Kermanshah to tour the regions, hit by a killer 7.3 magnitude quake on Sunday last week.
11/19/2017 - 12:11 PM

Zarif leaves for Turkey to attend trilateral meeting

Politics - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad left here for Turkey at the head of a high-ranking delegation to attend foreign ministers meeting of Iran, Russia and Turkey.
11/19/2017 - 12:09 PM

Iran finalizes financing Airbus, Boeing aircraft deals

Politics - Sale of airplanes reserved by Iran to other customers is just a rumor and Iran has finalized financing Airbus and Boeing aircraft, Deputy Road and Urban Development Minister said.
11/19/2017 - 12:07 PM

Iran: Total cannot quit South Pars Phase 11

Economy - Iran's Minister of Petroleum said on Saturday that Total cannot back off its agreement for development of Phase 11 of Iran's South Pars Field under normal circumstances.
11/19/2017 - 12:03 PM

Non-oil exports increase by 61% from Iran's Bandar Lengeh port

Economy - Director for Ports and Maritime Organization in Bandar Lengeh Mahmoud Saberi said that the exports volume in the port showed 61 percent increase in comparison with the same period of the preceding year.
11/17/2017 - 4:44 PM

MAPNA Group delegation visits Slovenia

Economy - Managing Director of MAPNA Group traveled to Ljubljana with the aim of exchanging technical and engineering capabilities between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Slovenia.
11/17/2017 - 4:43 PM

Senior Cleric: Unity of Lebanese tribes thwarts Saudi conspiracies

Politics - Ayatollah Emami Kashani who led this week’s edition of Tehran Friday Prayers said unity of Lebanese tribes in the current circumstances would neutralize Al Saud’s plot to cause turbulences inside the region.
11/17/2017 - 4:42 PM

Ghasemi: France’s one-sided look at ME puts crisis on hold

Politics - FM spokesperson said France takes up a one-sided approach to humanitarian crises and disasters in the Middle East which, willingly or not, will help to actualize potential crises.
11/15/2017 - 9:33 PM

South Korea’s oil imports from Iran up 83%

Economy - The latest market figures that South Korea’s imports of crude from Iran saw a significant increase in October compared to the same period last year, but were nonetheless lower than September by a slight margin
11/15/2017 - 9:30 PM

Saudi meddling in Lebanon ‘shameful’: Iran president

Politics - The Iranian president denounces Saudi Arabia’s interference in Lebanon, saying it is “shameful” that a Muslim state has “begged” the Israeli regime to carry out military strikes against the Lebanese nation.
11/15/2017 - 9:28 PM

Deputy FM: Iran Deal part of NPT

Politics - The Iran Nuclear deal is now a part of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) and there is no replacement for it in the region, said Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister.
11/15/2017 - 9:27 PM

Zarif: Iran, Russia two deep-rooted states with old historical background

Politics - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message read out in the inauguration ceremony of the international conference on 'Iran, Russia – Five Centuries Cooperation described Iran and Russia as 'two deep-rooted states with old historical background'.