The prospects of Iran-China cooperation in extending the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline (aka Peace pipeline) to China have had India seriously considering jumping on the bandwagon, an expert on Pakistani affairs said.
Kim Hjelmgaard writes in USA TODAY that last year, nearly $100 million worth of Persian carpets were exported to the U.S. after the lifting of international sanctions tied to the nuclear accord negotiated under the Obama administration.
Iranian Petroleum Deputy Minister announced: “Previously, there were issues about Pakistan not undertaking its commitments and we may have gone to court. But now, circumstances have changed and they are interested in buying gas from Iran and we are happy to negotiate a final deal.”
The Chair of European parliamentary relations with Iran has stressed that Tehran is in full compliance of its obligations under the JCPOA, saying: “We are looking to set up an independent banking system for Europe and Iran to work together.”
Today, the Iranian President inaugurated three major economic projects, including Marjan Petrochemicals Methanol Production, Phase I of Damavand Petrochemicals Plant, and Phase III of Pardis Petrochemicals in Asaluyeh, Bushehr Province.
The spokesperson for Austrian Airlines has announced that the airliner will continue to fly to Tehran. Peter Thier added that daily Vienna-Tehran-Vienna flights will continue according to schedule without interruptions.
Rizali Khajavi, known as the devoted farmer to most of us, has been hospitalized for kidney failure.
Azbar-Ali Hajavi, nicknamed Rizali Khajavi, has been in our school books for decades now. He came to be known as the devoted farmer in our elementary literature books throughout Iran.
Jabbar Baghcheban is known as the father of the deaf and hard-of-hearing in Iran. He is the founder of the first school for the deaf in Iran, which he established in the city of Tabriz and called it “Baghche-ye Atfal” [The children’s garden], and thus became known as “Bagcheban” [gardener]. He passed away in 1966.
The young 10-year old Iranian boy, Hossein Atayi Sangrudi from Karaj has already 16 inventions in his portfolio. Six of these are in the process of being registered. His inventions include the VTOL three-modality drones, gunboats, office furniture, miniature sprayer, multipurpose control for smart TVs, and so on.
A university professor in the UK believes: “Iran must have closer ties with Europe for its economic development. But its security can be provided mostly by China and Russia. This requires a little subtlety in the ‘Neither East, Nor West’ slogan.”
Australian cultural attaché and second in rank, Hamish Leslie Reisen, has said that Australians are not very familiar with Iran and its tourist attractions, adding: “Planning cultural programs is one of the best incentives for Australians to travel to Iran; because, the image they have of Iran is impacted by the global news coverage. Good news from Iran will surely attract their attention, especially about cultural links between the two countries.”
European Union leaders have long called for the bloc to behave more independently and strengthen its international role. Their failure to build a way to bypass U.S. sanctions on Iran has brutally exposed how far they are from that goal.
The Trump administration's strategy of maximum pressure on Iran took full effect on Nov. 5. It included the re-imposition of oil sanctions and designation of more than 700 Iranian entities, individuals, aircraft, and vessels. However, so far, the impact has fallen short of what will be required for true maximum pressure, though the administration is on the right path.
The US has declared economic war on Iran: after having pulled out of the UN security council-endorsed nuclear deal in May, the Trump administration is now unilaterally combating the right of the rest of the world to engage in legal trade with the Islamic Republic.
Iran's Ambassador to Havana Kambiz Sheikh Hassani conferred with Cuban Minister of Energy and Mines Raul Garcia Barreiro on Friday and discussed issues related to expansion of mutual cooperation in the field of energy.