OPEC raises output by 1MM bpd
According to Reuters, OPEC has agreed to raise output by around 1 million bpd. Oil prices rose almost 3 percent on Friday as OPEC agreed a modest increase in output to compensate for losses in production at a time of rising global demand.
Araqchi: Tehran May Quit Nuke Deal in Coming Weeks
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyed Abbas Araqchi said given the vague prospect of the 2015 nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), there is a possibility that Tehran leaves the accord in coming weeks.
OPEC struggles for deal to ease supply cuts as Iran resists
OPEC will seek agreement on Friday to boost oil output amid calls from major consumers to prevent a supply shortage and despite opposition from group member Iran, which faces export-crippling U.S. sanctions.
Javaher Deh – A dream village in northern Iran
The ancient, touristic village of Javaher Deh is a quaint village in northern Guilan Province, at a distance of 27kms from Ramsar, at the heart of the Alborz Mountain Chain, next to Samamus peak.
Snowy Azna – A tunnel in the mountain wilderness
Azna is a snowy tunnel measuring 800 meters in length. It is one of Iran’s amazing sceneries and a natural landscape of Azna town in Lorestan Province, western Iran.
CFT Fate after Supreme Leader remarks
Parliament Speaker, Ali Larijani, in answer to a question asked by a reporter on the fate of Iran joining the Combatting the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) convention, said: “I will certainly ask the Leader’s opinion on the subject; we will act on the Supreme Leader’s expertise in Parliament.”
Schmid: 100 European countries in talks with Iran
Iran’s Head of the Atomic Energy Organization met with Deputy EU external affairs chief, Helga Schmid, on Wednesday.