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1/3/2017 - 8:25 PM

No phone talks between Iranian, Russian FMs

Politics - Foreign Ministry's Media Diplomacy Center on Tuesday ruled out 'unauthenticated and invalid' reports that Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov had held phone talks.
1/3/2017 - 8:23 PM

Larijani: Majlis supports Iraq stability, security

Politics - Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said on Tuesday that Iranian Majlis (parliament) welcomes any move for restoration of stability and security in Iraq.
1/3/2017 - 8:20 PM

Gov't main approach aims to restore economic stability, social trust

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that his administration's main approach aims to restore social trust and economic stability.
1/2/2017 - 12:34 PM

Foreign Ministry to launch economic information bank

Politics - Deputy Foreign Minister said that the economic information bank of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is to be launched by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017).
1/2/2017 - 12:33 PM

Syrian FM's visit to Iran for further coordination: Spokesman

Politics - pokesman for the Foreign Ministry Bahram Qasemi Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem visit to Iran was for further coordination prior to the Astana talks on the Syrian crisis.
1/2/2017 - 12:31 PM

Mashad 2017, great move to introduce Mashad to world: Culture minister

Culture - Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi-Amiri has described Mashad 2017 as a great move towards introducing this holy capital city to the world.
1/2/2017 - 12:28 PM

Foreign Ministry rules out other parties' involvement in Syria

Politics - The issue of other parties lining up with Iran, Russia and Turkey to address the crisis in Syria is so far out of question, says Iran's foreign ministry spokesman.
12/30/2016 - 6:07 PM

South Korea to construct shipyard in Iran

Politics - Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Company said it has signed an agreement with an Iranian state-run agency to cooperate in the development of a shipyard in Iran.
12/30/2016 - 6:06 PM

How to handle the enabling conditions for extremism and terrorism

Politics - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has elaborated on the issue of extremism and terrorism contaminating the present world and suggested ways to struggle with the evil phenomenon.
12/30/2016 - 6:05 PM

FM: Ceasefire in Syria a major achievement

Politics - Ceasefire in Syria is a major achievement, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said.
12/30/2016 - 6:04 PM

Turkmenistan agrees new gas deal with Iran

Economy - Turkmenistan agreed an MoU on gas exports to the Islamic Republic of Iran which means the country's gas exports to Iran will continue, an official at Iran Petroleum Ministry said on Friday.
12/28/2016 - 7:44 PM

Foreign ministry provides Iranian expatriates with diplomatic protection

Politics - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that Foreign Ministry provides Iranian nationals residing abroad such as students, cultural figures and businessmen with diplomatic protection.
12/28/2016 - 7:37 PM

Rouhani congratulates Italian prime minister on appointment to post

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani sent a message to Italian newly-appointed Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni congratulating him on taking office.
12/28/2016 - 8:37 AM

Selling 70 tons of heavy water barometer of Iran's nuclear capabilities: Senior MP

Economy - Iran's selling of 70 tons of heavy water in the global markets sets a reliable benchmark for the country's nuclear capabilities, says the head of the Committee for Foreign Policy and National Security in the Parliament.
12/24/2016 - 8:11 PM

Airbus deal an end to oldest anti-Iran sanction: Senior diplomat

Politics - Iran's Ambassador to London Hamid Baeedinejad said Iran's contract with Airbus for purchase of 100 passenger planes put an end to the most prolonged sanction against the country.
12/24/2016 - 8:09 PM

Iran welcomes UN resolution in line with demands of Palestinians

Politics - Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Saturday welcomed Resolution of the United Nations Security Council demanding Tel Aviv to stop construction of jewish settlements on Palestinian territories, saying that Iran backs demands of Palestinians.
12/24/2016 - 8:08 PM

Rouhani say Merry Christmas to Pope Francis

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani in a message congratulated Pope Francis, leader of the world Catholics and all Christians on birth anniversary of Prophet of peace and justice and messenger of friendship and brotherhood, the Jesus Christ (PBUH).
12/24/2016 - 8:06 PM

Iran heavy oil registers record price

Politics - Iran's heavy oil allocated the highest price increase in the week ended December 16 gaining 2 dollars-and 2 cents reached 51 dollars- and 70 cents a barrel.
12/24/2016 - 8:04 PM

Iranian, Russian presidents discuss Syrian crisis over phone

Politics - President Vladimir Putin and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani in their third telephone conversation over past month discussed and exchanged views on continuing regional cooperation, resolving Syrian crisis and fighting international terrorism.
12/21/2016 - 1:04 PM

Iran President welcomed by Armenian counterpart in Yerevan

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani was officially welcomed by his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsyan in Yerevan.