Puyol trademark hair stops appearance on Iranian TV
IRIB Deputy, Morteza Mirbagheri, denied canceling the appearance of Carles Puyol on a sports commentary program on Iranian TV for his appearance and said the real reason was his request of a very high payment.
Iran opens second commercial center in China
Iran's second trade center in China opened in Ningbo City, Zhejiang Province, in a 300-square-meter building. “The center was launched with the goal of introducing Iranian goods and services, to increase export capacity and attract foreign investment.” Iran's trade advisor in Shanghai said.
Eighteen Iranian women write to FIFA about a ban
Following the news surrounding the ban on Iranian women attending stadiums, which also spilled over onto the 2018 World Cup, 18 Iranian women active in general and human rights have written a letter to FIFA asking for an end to the ban in Iran.
Rupee payment system for Iranian oil
On June 22, Reuters reports from New Delhi that India is looking to revive a rupee trade mechanism to settle part of its oil payments to Iran, fearing foreign channels to pay Tehran might choke under pressure from U.S. sanctions, two government sources said.
Zangeneh: We’ll find other ways to overcome sanctions
On June 22, Bloomberg writes that Iran said it doesn’t believe buyers of its oil will get waivers from the U.S. government that would allow them to continue purchasing cargoes after President Donald Trump’s renewal of sanctions.
Iran wins RoboCup World Championship 2018
The Robotics Team of the Qazvin Islamic Azad University won the title in the RoboCup World Championship 2018 in Canada in some fields.