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  • $7bn to Be Invested in Azadegan Oilfield Development 06 Jul 2022

    $7bn to Be Invested in Azadegan Oilfield Development

    Oil Minister of Javad Owji says an investment of 7 billion dollars was planned in the development of Azadegan Oilfield, most of which to be provided by Iranian banks, development companies and the National Development Fund of Iran (NDFI).

Iran, Uzbekistan Ready to Sign Trade Agreements 06 Jul 2022

Iran, Uzbekistan Ready to Sign Trade Agreements

Head of Iran Trade Promotion Organization Mr. Alireza Payman-Pak during his recent visit to Uzbekistan made the ground ready for signing some trade agreements which will be signed during Iranian President’s visit to Uzbekistan in September.

11th Int’l Exhibition of Elevators Opens in Tehran 06 Jul 2022

11th Int’l Exhibition of Elevators Opens in Tehran

The 11th International Exhibition of Elevators and Escalators Elevating Conveyors and Accessories was inaugurated yesterday at Tehran’s International Permanent Fairground.

11th Int’l Exhibition of Elevators Opens in Tehran 06 Jul 2022

11th Int’l Exhibition of Elevators Opens in Tehran

The 11th International Exhibition of Elevators and Escalators Elevating Conveyors and Accessories was inaugurated yesterday at Tehran’s International Permanent Fairground.

Iran, Uzbekistan Ready to Sign Trade Agreements 06 Jul 2022

Iran, Uzbekistan Ready to Sign Trade Agreements

Head of Iran Trade Promotion Organization Mr. Alireza Payman-Pak during his recent visit to Uzbekistan made the ground ready for signing some trade agreements which will be signed during Iranian President’s visit to Uzbekistan in September.

$7bn to Be Invested in Azadegan Oilfield Development 06 Jul 2022

$7bn to Be Invested in Azadegan Oilfield Development

Oil Minister of Javad Owji says an investment of 7 billion dollars was planned in the development of Azadegan Oilfield, most of which to be provided by Iranian banks, development companies and the National Development Fund of Iran (NDFI).

Monthly non-oil trade increases 3% 05 Jul 2022

Monthly non-oil trade increases 3%

The value of Iran’s non-oil trade increased three percent in the third Iranian calendar month Khordad (ended on March 21), from the same month of the previous year, the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) announced.

Senegal Welcomes Iranians’ Investments 05 Jul 2022

Senegal Welcomes Iranians’ Investments

Ambassador of Senegal to Tehran Mr. Salion Niang Deing in his meeting with economic activists of Alborz Province Chamber of Commerce said his country welcomes Iranians for investment in different fields especially in the pharmaceutical industries.

Iran’s daily refining capacity exceeds 2.2m barrels: OPEC 04 Jul 2022

Iran’s daily refining capacity exceeds 2.2m barrels: OPEC

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), in its Annual Statistical Bulletin 2022, has put Iran’s daily refining capacity in 2021 at 2.202 million barrels, indicating 1,000 barrels per day (bpd) increase compared to 2020.

Iran continues consultations with India 06 Jul 2022

Iran continues consultations with India

Following up on the consultations between Iran and India, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Ali Bagheri Kani and Indian Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra held a phone call on Tuesday.

Iran continues consultations with India 06 Jul 2022

Iran continues consultations with India

Following up on the consultations between Iran and India, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Ali Bagheri Kani and Indian Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra held a phone call on Tuesday.

Raisi calls anti-Iran IAEA resolution ‘irresponsible’ 06 Jul 2022

Raisi calls anti-Iran IAEA resolution ‘irresponsible’

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has once again lambasted the U.S. and the European trio (Britain, France and Germany) for supporting a resolution against Iran at the board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency, calling the move “irresponsible”.

Neighborhood policy neutralized U.S. sanctions 05 Jul 2022

Neighborhood policy neutralized U.S. sanctions

A year into his administration, Iranian President Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi succeeded in diversifying Iran’s foreign policy options through the nascent neighborhood policy he set out last year.

Iran Ready to Broaden Ties With Switzerland 05 Jul 2022

Iran Ready to Broaden Ties With Switzerland

President Seyed Ebrahim Raisi in meeting with the new Swiss Ambassador to Tehran Nadine Olivieri Lozano, who was submitting her credentials, announced Tehran’s full readiness for broadening its all-out ties with Switzerland.

Tehran-Baku Ties Now on Right Track 05 Jul 2022

Tehran-Baku Ties Now on Right Track

Foreign Minister said that Tehran will host a tripartite meeting of Iran, Azerbaijan, and Turkiye foreign ministers, adding that the bilateral ties with Baku have changed from misunderstanding to interaction.

Scholar calls on Iran and Arab states to speed up talks 04 Jul 2022

Scholar calls on Iran and Arab states to speed up talks

A distinguished scholar believes that it is necessary that Iran and its Arab neighbors accelerate their talks as the United States is seeking to form a coalition between Israel and some Arab states against Iran.

Trump is being damaged by the hearings: professor 06 Jul 2022

Trump is being damaged by the hearings: professor

Robert Y. Shapiro, the former chair of the Department of Political Science at Columbia University, says that after hearings Donald Trump has lost the votes of people who may support him because of their hatred towards Democrats.

Hezbollah sends “message” to Israel 04 Jul 2022

Hezbollah sends “message” to Israel

Lebanon’s Hezbollah Resistance movement has announced that it has "launched three unarmed drones in the direction of the disputed area" at the Karish field, on reconnaissance missions, noting that "the drones accomplished the required mission and delivered the message."

Polls indicate more Israeli political impasse 03 Jul 2022

Polls indicate more Israeli political impasse

Recent polls by various Israeli media outlets suggest the regime is facing more political deadlock come November when yet another election will be held, an unprecedented fifth over the past three years.

Refugee deaths spark outrage in U.S. 30 Jun 2022

Refugee deaths spark outrage in U.S.

Campaigners have slammed U.S. politicians following the grisly discovery of 51 dead asylum seekers and at least a dozen others who required hospital treatment after being found inside an abandoned trailer on a remote road in San Antonia, Texas on Monday.

Study sheds light on Mosque attacks in UK 29 Jun 2022

Study sheds light on Mosque attacks in UK

New Research by two British Muslim organizations has revealed almost half of Mosques or Islamic institutions in the United Kingdom have experienced religiously motivated attacks over “the last three years”, in another sign of the rising levels of Islamophobia in the country. 

Thousands protest against NATO summit 28 Jun 2022

Thousands protest against NATO summit

Thousands of demonstrators have poured their anger on the streets of the Spanish capital Madrid against NATO in protest over the U.S.-led military alliance’s support and backing for wars as Western leaders face further criticism over the Ukraine war. 

Iraq to host sixth Iranian center for technology, innovation 17 Jun 2022

Iraq to host sixth Iranian center for technology, innovation

The sixth Iranian house of innovation and technology will be launched in Iraqi Kurdistan, ISNA reported on Wednesday.

Iran, Russia set up joint technology center 17 May 2022

Iran, Russia set up joint technology center

The Iran-Russia Joint Technology Center was established at St. Petersburg Polytechnic University with the aim of implementing joint projects and developing bilateral technological cooperation.

Iranian Engineer Invents Device for Alarming Earthquake 27 Dec 2021

Iranian Engineer Invents Device for Alarming Earthquake

An Iranian computer engineer has invented a device for alarming the approximate time and place of earthquake which can save the lives of people.

Iran launches its first solar cell plant 25 Dec 2021

Iran launches its first solar cell plant

Iranian Energy Minister Ali-Akbar Mehrabian inaugurated the country’s first solar cell factory in Khomein county, in central Markazi province, in a ceremony on Thursday.

Iran planning to launch 3 satellites into space 30 Nov 2021

Iran planning to launch 3 satellites into space

Iran is going ahead with the launch of three satellites into orbit in line with a national plan to develop the space industry over the last 10 years.

Some $4b allocated to support knowledge-based firms 18 Sep 2021

Some $4b allocated to support knowledge-based firms

The Innovation and Prosperity Fund affiliated with the Vice Presidency of Science and Technology has earmarked a sum of 170 trillion rials (nearly $4 billion at the official rate of 42,000 rials) to support knowledge-based companies over the past 4 years.

License issued to inject fourth dose of coronavirus vaccine 06 Jul 2022

License issued to inject fourth dose of coronavirus vaccine

In a letter to the universities of medical sciences, the Ministry of Health emphasized the need to inject a booster dose of coronavirus vaccine, ISNA reported on Tuesday.

3rd Smart City Expo Kicks Off in Tehran 04 Jul 2022

3rd Smart City Expo Kicks Off in Tehran

The 3rd Smart City Expo was inaugurated yesterday by Interior Minister Ahmad Vahidi at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini (R) Mosalla.

One step to water crisis 03 Jul 2022

One step to water crisis

If a country has more than 1,700 cubic meters of water per person per year, there is no water shortage, but the upward trend of rainfall shortage surpassed the standard rate and if it declines more, we are one step away from a water crisis.

Cooperatives build a better world 02 Jul 2022

Cooperatives build a better world

The International Day of Cooperatives has been celebrated worldwide since 1923 as the unique contribution of cooperatives is making the world a better place

Japanese envoy highlights environmental cooperation with Iran 29 Jun 2022

Japanese envoy highlights environmental cooperation with Iran

Japanese Ambassador in Tehran Kazutoshi Aikawa has emphasized the need to broaden cooperation with Iran in the field of environment.

UNODC ready to provide practical assistance to Iran 28 Jun 2022

UNODC ready to provide practical assistance to Iran

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime attaches special importance to the regional and global role of Iran in the fight against narcotics and, as a leading United Nations agency, wishes to provide practical assistance to the Government of the Islamic Republic, Alexander Fedulov, UNODC Iran Country Representative, said.

Nominees for 2022 Golden Pen Awards unveiled 02 Jul 2022

Nominees for 2022 Golden Pen Awards unveiled

Iran Pen Association unveiled on Thursday the nominees for its Golden Pen Awards in five categories.

“A Soup for the Reconciliation Party” tastes good at Hamedan children’s theater festival 29 Jun 2022

“A Soup for the Reconciliation Party” tastes good at Hamedan children’s theater festival

“A Soup for the Reconciliation Party” won the best theater award at the 27th edition of Iran’s International Theater Festival for Children and Young Adults on Monday in Hamedan.

What must be destroyed today walls between nations, not monuments: Zarghami 22 Jun 2022

What must be destroyed today walls between nations, not monuments: Zarghami

The Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts considered the Khodaafarin and Nezami Ganjavi Bridge as a sign of Iran-Azerbaijan friendship, stressing the need for a joint international Iftar registration.

Exhibition of Items for People in Isolation Opens in Tehran 21 Jun 2022

Exhibition of Items for People in Isolation Opens in Tehran

An exhibition of items for people in isolation designed by students of University of Tehran was opened on Sunday at the Tehran Gallery of the University of Tehran.

2022 Parisian Iran Cinema Festival announces lineup 12 Jun 2022

2022 Parisian Iran Cinema Festival announces lineup

The 2022 Iran Cinema Festival (Festival Cinemas d’Iran) has unveiled its lineup.

Berlin Museum for Islamic Art to review Iranian sculptor Parviz Tanavoli’s “Heech” 09 Jun 2022

Berlin Museum for Islamic Art to review Iranian sculptor Parviz Tanavoli’s “Heech”

Iranian sculptor Parviz Tanavoli’s iconic Heech series will be reviewed in an online session on June 16 at the Museum for Islamic Art in Berlin.

New season of Iran league to begin on Aug. 12 05 Jul 2022

New season of Iran league to begin on Aug. 12

The 2022/23 Iran Professional League will start on Aug. 12, according to the Iran Football League Organization.

Promising future ahead of Iran volleyball team 25 Jun 2022

Promising future ahead of Iran volleyball team

Iran volleyball team registered the U.S. side's first defeat Thursday night in Pool 4 of the 2022 Volleyball Nations League, courtesy of excellent performance of their young players.

Youth beach handball coach Ghashghaei happy with Iran’s performance in world championship 23 Jun 2022

Youth beach handball coach Ghashghaei happy with Iran’s performance in world championship

Mehdi Ghashghaei Rad, head coach of the Iran youth beach handball team, says that he believes Iran deserved to win the 2022 IHF Youth Beach Handball World Championship but did not get what they deserved

Ricardo Sa Pinto takes charge of Esteghlal 22 Jun 2022

Ricardo Sa Pinto takes charge of Esteghlal

Portuguese football coach Ricardo Sa Pinto was appointed as new head coach of Iranian football club Esteghlal on Tuesday.

Iran win bronze at 2022 IHF Youth Beach Handball World Championship 20 Jun 2022

Iran win bronze at 2022 IHF Youth Beach Handball World Championship

Iran defeated France 2-0 (20-16, 19-18) on Sunday to win the bronze medal of the 2022 IHF Youth Beach Handball World Championship.

Iran fail to qualify for 2022 FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 18 Jun 2022

Iran fail to qualify for 2022 FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup

Iran lost to New Zealand 72-66 on Friday and failed to book a place in the 2022 FIBA U16 Asian Championship semifinals.

Domestic firms supply 85% of Iran’s gas pressure station equipment 11 Jun 2022

Domestic firms supply 85% of Iran’s gas pressure station equipment

Managing Director of Iran Gas Engineering and Development Company (IGEDC) Reza Noshadi has said 85 percent of the equipment used in the country’s natural gas pressure boosting stations is supplied by domestic manufacturers, Shana reported.

Domestic firms supply 85% of Iran’s gas pressure station equipment 11 Jun 2022

Domestic firms supply 85% of Iran’s gas pressure station equipment

Managing Director of Iran Gas Engineering and Development Company (IGEDC) Reza Noshadi has said 85 percent of the equipment used in the country’s natural gas pressure boosting stations is supplied by domestic manufacturers, Shana reported.

Domestic company to build 113,000-ton oil tanker for NITC 12 Mar 2022

Domestic company to build 113,000-ton oil tanker for NITC

National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) has awarded the project for building a 113,000-ton oil tanker to a high-level domestic company, the company’s managing director announced.

Joint Investment Best Way for Boosting Iran-Belarus Trade 29 Dec 2021

Joint Investment Best Way for Boosting Iran-Belarus Trade

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Iran Mr. Dmitry Koltsov met Head of Tabriz Chamber of Commerce Mr. Younis Jaaleh and during the meeting both sides explored ways for boosting bilateral trade.

Domestic production of 2 catalysts saves Iran’s petchem sector $70m 12 Sep 2021

Domestic production of 2 catalysts saves Iran’s petchem sector $70m

Iranian experts succeeded in indigenizing the knowledge for the production of two catalysts used in the petrochemical sector, which saves this sector $70 million.

Iran Can Hit $900k Cruise Missiles at a Cost of Only $10 02 Sep 2021

Iran Can Hit $900k Cruise Missiles at a Cost of Only $10

  A senior Iranian commander has praised the Air Defense Force’s achievements over the past years, saying the country, a pioneer in the technology of directed energy, is today capable of targeting micro air vehicles (MAVs) that violate its airspace.

Production by major automakers exceeds 345,000 30 Aug 2021

Production by major automakers exceeds 345,000

Three major Iranian carmakers, namely Iran Khodro Company (IKCO), SAIPA Group, and Pars Khodro, manufactured 345,392 vehicles during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22), the data released by Codal website showed.

Superiority in the Sea 10 Nov 2021

By: Hamid Reza Naghashian
Superiority in the Sea

  Recent developments in the region and especially in the Sea of Oman and the Persian Gulf are signs of emergence of one of the strongest navies in the world which is the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Superiority in the Sea 10 Nov 2021
By: Hamid Reza Naghashian

Superiority in the Sea

  Recent developments in the region and especially in the Sea of Oman and the Persian Gulf are signs of emergence of one of the strongest navies in the world which is the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Army to test four new military equipment 02 Oct 2021

Army to test four new military equipment

On the sidelines of a military drill in northwest Iran on Friday morning, commander of the Army Ground Force Kioumars Heydari said that Iran will test four new weaponries in the drill.

Iraqi Kurdistan ’s inaction over Kurdish militants angers Iran 08 Sep 2021

Iraqi Kurdistan ’s inaction over Kurdish militants angers Iran

In the latest indication that Iraqi Kurdistan’s regional government has not sufficiently heeded Iran’s earlier warnings over the activism of dissident groups, a senior Iranian general starkly warned the Iraqi Kurdish authorities to rein in the activities of these groups. 

IRGC Plans to Enhance Missile Power 05 Sep 2021

IRGC Plans to Enhance Missile Power

Head of the Aerospace Division of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says the force has plans to boost cooperation with the Defense Ministry to enhance its missile power in the new administration.

Iranian military warns against fabricating stories, says won’t allow military engagement in peripher 08 Aug 2021

Iranian military warns against fabricating stories, says won’t allow military engagement in peripher

A senior spokesman for the Iranian Armed Forces General Staff on Saturday dismissed as untrue statements by the United States about a suspicious incident for an Israeli-operated tanker in the Sea of Oman, warning the enemy that Iran will not allow any military engagement in its periphery.

US ‘increasingly alarmed’ by drone attacks from Iraqi resistance groups 30 May 2021

US ‘increasingly alarmed’ by drone attacks from Iraqi resistance groups

US military officials are “increasingly alarmed” by drone attacks from anti-terror resistance groups in Iraq, which are posing a growing threat to American military bases and diplomatic facilities in the Arab country, according to a report.