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  • EU Studying Iran Response to Proposed Text on JCPOA Revival 16 Aug 2022

    EU Studying Iran Response to Proposed Text on JCPOA Revival

    The European Union confirms that it has received Iran's response to a modified text proposed by the EU aimed at reviving the 2015 nuclear agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), saying the bloc is "studying" the reply with parties to the deal and the United States.

Tehran, Port Louis Explore Energy Cooperation Avenues 17 Aug 2022

Tehran, Port Louis Explore Energy Cooperation Avenues

Ways of cooperation between Iran and Mauritius in the energy sector were discussed during the meeting between the Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji and the Minister of Labor, Industrial Relations, Employment of the latter.

Tehran, Port Louis Explore Energy Cooperation Avenues 17 Aug 2022

Tehran, Port Louis Explore Energy Cooperation Avenues

Ways of cooperation between Iran and Mauritius in the energy sector were discussed during the meeting between the Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji and the Minister of Labor, Industrial Relations, Employment of the latter.

Tehran, Port Louis Explore Energy Cooperation Avenues 17 Aug 2022

Tehran, Port Louis Explore Energy Cooperation Avenues

Ways of cooperation between Iran and Mauritius in the energy sector were discussed during the meeting between the Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji and the Minister of Labor, Industrial Relations, Employment of the latter.

Iran-India Trade Grows by 53% in a Year 16 Aug 2022

Iran-India Trade Grows by 53% in a Year

India’s Ministry of Commerce said that the country’s trade with Iran has increased 53 percent to 1.4 billion dollars in the first half of 2022.

Iran Export of Products to Uzbekistan at 63% Growth 16 Aug 2022

Iran Export of Products to Uzbekistan at 63% Growth

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Affairs announced that Iran’s exports of products to Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan hit 63 and 23 percent hike respectively in the current year.

Minister Emphasizes Developing Economic Cooperation With Mauritius 16 Aug 2022

Minister Emphasizes Developing Economic Cooperation With Mauritius

Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance (MEAF) emphasized developing cooperation between Iran and Republic of Mauritius in the fields of trade and economy.

Domestic firms to invest $39b in oil, gas industry 15 Aug 2022

Domestic firms to invest $39b in oil, gas industry

Head of Iran’s Planning and Budget Organization (PBO) has said that contracts for $29 billion of investment in the oil and gas industry projects have been concluded with domestic firms, and another $10 billion worth of new investment deals will be concluded soon, Shana reported on Sunday.

NIOC raises September OSP for Asian buyers 15 Aug 2022

NIOC raises September OSP for Asian buyers

National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has increased its crude oil selling prices (OSP) for Asian buyers in September considering the global rise in oil prices, Shana reported.

Navy chief says Iran ready to do operations anywhere in open seas 17 Aug 2022

Navy chief says Iran ready to do operations anywhere in open seas

Rear Admiral Shahram Irani, the commander of the Iranian Navy, has declared that the nation's naval forces are completely capable of conducting operations at any location in the world's oc

Navy chief says Iran ready to do operations anywhere in open seas 17 Aug 2022

Navy chief says Iran ready to do operations anywhere in open seas

Rear Admiral Shahram Irani, the commander of the Iranian Navy, has declared that the nation's naval forces are completely capable of conducting operations at any location in the world's oc

Kuwait upgrades ties with Iran in broader thaw 17 Aug 2022

Kuwait upgrades ties with Iran in broader thaw

After six years of continued absence, Kuwaiti has sent an ambassador to Iran in a move that has been widely seen as the beginning of a thaw in broader Iran-Arab relations.

EU Studying Iran Response to Proposed Text on JCPOA Revival 16 Aug 2022

EU Studying Iran Response to Proposed Text on JCPOA Revival

The European Union confirms that it has received Iran's response to a modified text proposed by the EU aimed at reviving the 2015 nuclear agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), saying the bloc is "studying" the reply with parties to the deal and the United States.

The woes America left behind in Afghanistan 16 Aug 2022

The woes America left behind in Afghanistan

Last year this month, Army Major General Christopher T. Donahue went down in history as the last American soldier to depart Afghanistan. He boarded a C-17 at Kabul Airport under cover of night in what has been widely seen as another Saigon moment. 

Relative Progress in JCPOA Talks But Needs Iran Redlines to Be Met 16 Aug 2022

Relative Progress in JCPOA Talks But Needs Iran Redlines to Be Met

Iran says “relative progress” has been made in the latest round of Vienna talks and that an agreement can be reached if Tehran’s red lines are met.

U.S. Benefits From War in Ukraine 15 Aug 2022
By: Hamid Reza Naghashian

U.S. Benefits From War in Ukraine

Western powers and predominantly the U.S. have always claimed they are anti-war countries and support peace in the world but they have actually been behind all wars and even they have waged or ignited the wars in any part of the world and Ukraine is the best contemporary example for this war-mongering nature of the U.S. and its Western allies.

Germans want to continue operations of remaining NPPs 17 Aug 2022

Germans want to continue operations of remaining NPPs

According to a new survey from Der Spiegel, three-quarters of all Germans want to continue the operations of Germany's remaining nuclear power plants, throwing into question the country's much-touted plan to phase out nuclear energy. Is the country about to make a U-turn on the issue?

Child killing Israeli machine “alarms” UN 13 Aug 2022

Child killing Israeli machine “alarms” UN

The United Nations Human Rights Chief, Michelle Bachelet, has strongly censured Israel’s “unconscionable” massacre of Palestinian children following the apartheid regime’s latest indiscriminate attack on the besieged Gaza Strip. 

Nasrallah: “Israel could not bear more missiles” 09 Aug 2022

Nasrallah: “Israel could not bear more missiles”

The Secretary-General of the Lebanese Movement Hezbollah says Israel could not put up with more missiles after the apartheid regime showed its savage nature against the Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip once again.

U.S. “directly” involved in Ukraine fighting 04 Aug 2022

U.S. “directly” involved in Ukraine fighting

The role of American intelligence in the Ukraine conflict is under the spotlight after Russia accused the U.S. of providing the military intelligence for long-range missile strikes while Washington announces a fresh multi-million dollar military package for Kyiv.

UN chief warns of “nuclear annihilation” 03 Aug 2022

UN chief warns of “nuclear annihilation”

The UN Secretary-General has warned that “geopolitical tensions reaching new highs” while some governments, in a false bid for peace and security, are spending “billions on nuclear weapons” has put “humanity” one misstep away from “nuclear annihilation”

Biden faces headache as U.S. economy enters “recession” 30 Jul 2022

Biden faces headache as U.S. economy enters “recession”

The U.S. economy has officially shrunk for two consecutive quarters which technically signals the start of a recession. The news is making headlines across the states, its a major setback for President Joe Biden’s administration and has left Americans asking where their money is being spent.

13 Aug 2022

Iran determined to develop space technology

Hassan Salarieh, the head of the Iranian Space Agency, has emphasized the country’s determination to develop space technology.

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.

Charity to build 2,700 schools using new technologies 17 Aug 2022

Charity to build 2,700 schools using new technologies

Barekat Charity Foundation, affiliated with the Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam, will build 2,700 schools using new ideas and technologies.

Iranian team wins medals at IOI 2022 16 Aug 2022

Iranian team wins medals at IOI 2022

Iranian students won two gold medals, one silver medal, and an honorary diploma at the 34th International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI 2022).

Pakistan Independence Day Marked in Tehran 15 Aug 2022

Pakistan Independence Day Marked in Tehran

An official ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of Independence of Pakistan was held at Pakistan House Tehran, on Sunday. Members of Pakistani community in Iran, officials of the Embassy, staff of Pakistan Embassy International School, journalists and media representatives attended the ceremony.

Over 400,000 orphans, needy children under patronage 14 Aug 2022

Over 400,000 orphans, needy children under patronage

Some 1.19 million philanthropists patronize 409,000 orphans and needy children in the country, the deputy director of Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation, has said.

Water-intensive industries should use wastewater to contain drought 14 Aug 2022

Water-intensive industries should use wastewater to contain drought

In order to prevent soil erosion and water stress, industries should give more attention to watershed management, dredging and runoff control, new irrigation methods, and wastewater treatment.

Vessel carrying 277,000 liters of smuggled fuel seized in Persian Gulf 13 Aug 2022

Vessel carrying 277,000 liters of smuggled fuel seized in Persian Gulf

The Iranian authorities seized a vessel carrying 277,000 liters of smuggled fuel in the waters around Qeshm Island in the Persian Gulf.

Iranian Film “Katvoman” to Compete in FIFAK 11 Aug 2022

Iranian Film “Katvoman” to Compete in FIFAK

Iranian film “Katvoman” directed by Hadi Sheibani”  was selected as the only Iranian film for the Festival International du Film Amateur de Kélibia (FIFAK) in Tunisia.

Tazieh performances revive Ashura stories at Tehran cultural centers 01 Aug 2022

Tazieh performances revive Ashura stories at Tehran cultural centers

Several cultural centers in Tehran are playing host to groups of thespians performing stories from the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions during the Ashura uprising in the form of tazieh, the Iranian passion play.

Iranian Brothers Shine at Global Awards 23 Jul 2022

Iranian Brothers Shine at Global Awards

Iranian brothers Ali and Mohammad Saeidi won bronze medals at the Global Music Awards for their song “Youth”.

Chinese cultural attaché visits Soureh Cinema Organization 12 Jul 2022

Chinese cultural attaché visits Soureh Cinema Organization

The Chinese cultural attaché in Tehran, Joe Xie Hao, has visited the Soureh Cinema Organization of the Art Bureau.

Golden Pen Awards held without winners for Adult Story, Research 07 Jul 2022

Golden Pen Awards held without winners for Adult Story, Research

Iran Pen Association organized the 20th edition of its annual Golden Pen Awards on Tuesday evening while no books were winners in the categories of Adult Story and Review and Research.

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.

Iran U20 start 2022 AVC Cup on high note 09 Aug 2022

Iran U20 start 2022 AVC Cup on high note

Iran U20 team came back from a set down to beat Pakistan 3-1 (21-25, 25-16, 25-18, 25-21) in Pool B of the 2022 Asian Men's Volleyball Cup on Monday.

Iran U20 start 2022 AVC Cup on high note 09 Aug 2022

Iran U20 start 2022 AVC Cup on high note

Iran U20 team came back from a set down to beat Pakistan 3-1 (21-25, 25-16, 25-18, 25-21) in Pool B of the 2022 Asian Men's Volleyball Cup on Monday.

Iran U23 football team withdraw from Islamic Solidarity Games 02 Aug 2022

Iran U23 football team withdraw from Islamic Solidarity Games

Iran U23 football team will not participate at the 2021 Islamic Solidarity Games, Faraz Fatemi, sporting director of the team, has confirmed the news is correct.

Iran start 2022 IHF Women’s Youth World Championship on high 30 Jul 2022

Iran start 2022 IHF Women’s Youth World Championship on high

Iran defeated Uzbekistan 47-31 in their opening match of the 2022 International Handball Federation (IHF) Women's Youth World Championship on Saturday.

Representative of DBFA for Asia Appointed 28 Jul 2022

Representative of DBFA for Asia Appointed

Asian Dodgeball Federation (DBFA) appointed Mr. Saeed Babaei from the Islamic Republic of Iran as the representative of DBFA for the development of the dodgeball sport for one year.

Hesamifard the first Iranian woman to climb K2 23 Jul 2022

Hesamifard the first Iranian woman to climb K2

Afsaneh Hesamifard scripted history on Friday by becoming the first Iranian women to climb treacherous K2.

President Raisi invited to Islamic Solidarity Games 20 Jul 2022

President Raisi invited to Islamic Solidarity Games

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan invited his Iranian counterpart Ebrahim Raisi to attend the 2021 Islamic Solidarity Games.

Domestic firms to invest $39b in oil, gas industry 15 Aug 2022

Domestic firms to invest $39b in oil, gas industry

Head of Iran’s Planning and Budget Organization (PBO) has said that contracts for $29 billion of investment in the oil and gas industry projects have been concluded with domestic firms, and another $10 billion worth of new investment deals will be concluded soon, Shana reported on Sunday.

Domestic firms to invest $39b in oil, gas industry 15 Aug 2022

Domestic firms to invest $39b in oil, gas industry

Head of Iran’s Planning and Budget Organization (PBO) has said that contracts for $29 billion of investment in the oil and gas industry projects have been concluded with domestic firms, and another $10 billion worth of new investment deals will be concluded soon, Shana reported on Sunday.

Iran’s “Khayyam” Satellite Launched Into Orbit 10 Aug 2022

Iran’s “Khayyam” Satellite Launched Into Orbit

Iranian “Khayyam” satellite was launched into orbit from the Moscow-operated Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, marking what Iran called the beginning of "strategic" aerospace cooperation between Tehran and Moscow.

Gov’t Awards $7b Oilfield Contract to Domestic Consortium 07 Jul 2022

Gov’t Awards $7b Oilfield Contract to Domestic Consortium

The government awarded a major oilfield development contract to a consortium of local banks and petroleum companies.

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.

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.