Zarif: World not complying with Trump’s tweeted orders
The Iranian Foreign Minister pointed to Trump’s tweet about sanctioning Iran for world peace, saying: “It is not the first time a warmonger claims he is waging war for ‘world peace’.”
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.
Behind the scenes of rape in Iran
A sociologist talks about rape in Iran, saying: “The only way to resolve this issue is to solve the causes and problems in society that affect people.”
Assad: We approve Iranian military base in Syria
The Syrian President has said his country has strategic ties with Iran and confirmed that he will travel to Iran soon.
Where is the main export destination of Iranian goods?
The statistics provided by the Iranian Customs during the first two months of this year show that Iran's marketing has been more successful in exporting its goods to countries in the Middle East and Asia. The top 10 countries on the list are China, UAE, Iraq, Afghanistan, India, South Korea, Turkey, Pakistan, Indonesia and Thailand, of which the largest growth was in Indonesia.
Mogherini: EU has no plans for new Iran sanctions
Prior to the meeting of the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR), Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, said: “Safeguarding the JCPOA is vital for Europe and EU foreign ministers will once again emphasize their commitment to the full implementation of the nuclear agreement with Iran today.”
Kissinger-Walt debate on Iran
Giving a speech at the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC), Former US Secretary of State, Henry Kissinger, has once again accused Iran of wanting to renew its former empire.
Iranian cars on route to Eurasia
Mutual automotive projects with Belarus Unison plant have been discussed at the 14th Joint Commission of Iran and Belarus Economic Cooperation to facilitate Iran’s entrance into the Eurasian market. According to the Belarus Minister of Industries, the signing of an MoU between the two countries in the current year will be the first step towards achieving this.
PM of Iraqi Kurdistan meets with Rouhani
The Iraqi Kurdistan Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, has landed in Iran for a 2-day visit and has met with President Rouhani. At the meeting, Iran’s President said: “The IR of Iran always supports a unified Iraq”. He reiterated: “Defending the sovereignty and consolidated borders of the region is the duty of all the countries and ethnic groups living here. Undoubtedly, powers outside the region have not and never will be sympathetic to the people of this region.”
Iran-Oman visa free travel soon + News refuted
the Omani Ambassador to Tehran announced: “Visa requirements between the two countries of Oman and Iran will be abolished soon.”
Saud bin Ahmed al-Barwani added: “During my travels to different provinces in Iran, the most frequently asked question by businessmen was about visas. Thus, the decision was made to abolish visa requirements between the two countries. The details are presently being taken care of.”
Iran-Germany 20% annual growth in trade
The German Ambassador to Iran has said that trade between Tehran and Berlin will grow by 20% annually following the Iran nuclear agreement - the JCPOA.
Iran, US should opt long term relations
In an interview with Persia Digest, Adib-Moghaddam said: It is imperative that Iran gets even closer to the EU, not least to keep the communication with Washington going, and to minimize misperceptions.