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  • Shiite-Sunni Unity a Strategy for Islamic Republic 16 May 2022

    Shiite-Sunni Unity a Strategy for Islamic Republic

    President Seyed Ebrahim Raisi describes the position of Sunni people and clerics in Iran important in the history of the country and said, "Sunni clerics and thinkers have provided many services in their own country, and Shiites and Sunnis have lived together in Islamic Iran for many years".

Iran-Qatar Tie Can Be a Model for Region 16 May 2022
By: Hamid Reza Naghashian

Iran-Qatar Tie Can Be a Model for Region

On Thursday, Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani arrived in Tehran for an official visit and he was warmly welcomed by Iranian officials and it once again showed that if a country acts sincerely, it  will get sincere response from the Islamic Republic of Iran and  the same did Tehran with Qatar.

‘IOTC prepared for maximum oil export’ 16 May 2022

‘IOTC prepared for maximum oil export’

Iranian Oil Terminals Company (IOTC) is completely prepared for the maximum oil export, the managing director of the company stated.

Iran exports 17 bcm of gas in a year 16 May 2022

Iran exports 17 bcm of gas in a year

Iran exported 17 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas in the past Iranian calendar year 1400 (ended on March 20), the managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced.

Tehran, Minsk Explore Ways to Boost Economic Cooperation 15 May 2022

Tehran, Minsk Explore Ways to Boost Economic Cooperation

Iran and Belarus in a webinar explored ways to take advantage of opportunities for broadening economic cooperation.

$160b on Offer in Iran Oil Show for Investment 15 May 2022

$160b on Offer in Iran Oil Show for Investment

Iran has offered a chance to participants in the 26th International Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Exhibition to channel $160 billion in investments in the upstream sector of the country’s oil industry, said a high-ranking official in Tehran.

Iran, Armenia ink co-op MOU in Joint Economic Committee meeting 14 May 2022

Iran, Armenia ink co-op MOU in Joint Economic Committee meeting

Iran and Armenia signed a memorandum of understanding at the end of the two countries’ 17th meeting of Joint Economic Committee in Yerevan on Thursday.

Iran Welcomes Local, Int’l Investors to Participate in its Oil Industry 14 May 2022

Iran Welcomes Local, Int’l Investors to Participate in its Oil Industry

Iran Oil Minister Javad Owji emphasizes the need to invest in Iran’s oil industry, adding we welcome all domestic and foreign investors.

Iran-Qatar Tie Can Be a Model for Region 16 May 2022

By: Hamid Reza Naghashian
Iran-Qatar Tie Can Be a Model for Region

On Thursday, Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani arrived in Tehran for an official visit and he was warmly welcomed by Iranian officials and it once again showed that if a country acts sincerely, it  will get sincere response from the Islamic Republic of Iran and  the same did Tehran with Qatar.

Iran-Qatar Tie Can Be a Model for Region 16 May 2022
By: Hamid Reza Naghashian

Iran-Qatar Tie Can Be a Model for Region

On Thursday, Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani arrived in Tehran for an official visit and he was warmly welcomed by Iranian officials and it once again showed that if a country acts sincerely, it  will get sincere response from the Islamic Republic of Iran and  the same did Tehran with Qatar.

Malaysia Seeks Boosting Tourism Ties With Iran 16 May 2022
By: F. Taherpour

Malaysia Seeks Boosting Tourism Ties With Iran

A delegation from Malaysian tourism industry activists led by Director General of Tourism Malaysia Dato Zainuddin Abdul Wahab on Saturday met Iranian tourism industry activists and exchanged views on boosting cooperation in the field of tourism between the two countries.

Shiite-Sunni Unity a Strategy for Islamic Republic 16 May 2022

Shiite-Sunni Unity a Strategy for Islamic Republic

President Seyed Ebrahim Raisi describes the position of Sunni people and clerics in Iran important in the history of the country and said, "Sunni clerics and thinkers have provided many services in their own country, and Shiites and Sunnis have lived together in Islamic Iran for many years".

Iran urges UN to act urgently as Israel assassinates Palestinian journalist 15 May 2022

Iran urges UN to act urgently as Israel assassinates Palestinian journalist

Mohammad Reza Sahraei, adviser to the Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations, has condemned the assassination of Shirin Abu Akleh, the Palestinian journalist and Al-Jazeera correspondent, and called on the organization, especially the UN Security Council, to take urgent action to end the Israeli crimes.

Zionists Silencing True Journalism 15 May 2022
By: Hamid Reza Naghashian

Zionists Silencing True Journalism

The Zionists have stepped up their crimes in recent days and they continue killing Palestinians and even they do not spare murdering journalists who try to reveal the true picture of them amid the silence of the international bodies and this time they killed one of the prominent journalist of Qatar’s Aljazeera’s News channel.

Leader Tells Qatari Emir Regional Problems Solvable Through Dialogue 14 May 2022

Leader Tells Qatari Emir Regional Problems Solvable Through Dialogue

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says dialogue among regional countries is the best solution to the existing problems in the region, warning against foreign interference.

China’s foreseen dilemma in Ukraine war 16 May 2022

China’s foreseen dilemma in Ukraine war

The ongoing war in Ukraine triggered by Russia has started a fascinating debate among the experts; viewing the Russian military operations in Ukraine will alter the complexion of international politics, and posing a grave challenge to the Western democratic values.

Disturbing truth of U.S. treatment against native Americans 15 May 2022

Disturbing truth of U.S. treatment against native Americans

A federal investigation has unveiled another dark chapter in the United States' treatment of Native Americans.

UAE’s leader Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed dies at 73 14 May 2022

UAE’s leader Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed dies at 73

The United Arab Emirates’ long-ailing ruler, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, died Friday, the government’s state-run news agency announced in a brief statement. He was 73.

Macron: Humiliating Russia won’t bring peace 11 May 2022

Macron: Humiliating Russia won’t bring peace

French President Emmanuel Macron has warned against humiliating Russia for its military offensive in Ukraine, if and when any peace deal is agreed upon.

Biden will be in hot water if this situation persists in 2024: political scientist 07 May 2022

Biden will be in hot water if this situation persists in 2024: political scientist

A professor at Princeton School of Public and International Affairs says that Joe Biden and Democrats may find it hard to defeat Trump if they fail to tame the inflation rate and reduce unemployment.

U.S. nuclear weapons arsenal 30 Apr 2022

U.S. nuclear weapons arsenal

Research has shown that global military expenditure reached a record level last year despite the second year of the pandemic. 

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.

Govt. supports 7,000 technological projects in 8 years 13 Sep 2021

Govt. supports 7,000 technological projects in 8 years

The Vice Presidency for Science and Technology has paved the way for research and production of technological products by supporting 7,000 projects.

Iran among upper-middle countries in readiness for frontier technologies 31 Aug 2021

Iran among upper-middle countries in readiness for frontier technologies

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Technology and Innovation Report 2021 has placed Iran among upper-middle countries in terms of readiness for frontier technologies.

Iran, Russia set up joint technology center 16 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.

Sources of SDS increase year by year 15 May 2022

Sources of SDS increase year by year

Over the past two years, the precipitation rate has been on a downward trend, as a result, sources of sand and dust storms (SDSs) have increased compared to a year before, Ahad Vazifeh, head of the national center for drought and crisis management has said.

Iran has capacity to increase share of medical equipment market 14 May 2022

Iran has capacity to increase share of medical equipment market

Iran holds a share of one percent (about $5 billion) in the global market for medical equipment of approximately $500 billion, but the country has the potential to increase the share, according to the statistics of the Ministry of Health.

Japan seeking to use IRCS volunteer experiences 12 May 2022

Japan seeking to use IRCS volunteer experiences

Otohiko Hori, Executive Director General for Operations Sector of the Japanese Red Cross Society (JRCS) is seeking to use successful experiences of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) in volunteer services.

Charity builds 150 schools nationwide 11 May 2022

Charity builds 150 schools nationwide

Barekat Charity Foundation, affiliated with the Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam, inaugurated 150 schools across the country on Tuesday, IRIB reported.

All immigrants to be vaccinated against polio, measles 10 May 2022

All immigrants to be vaccinated against polio, measles

All foreign immigrants and refugees under the age of five will be vaccinated against polio and measles.

COI: Iranian films need license for screening at global festivals 16 May 2022

COI: Iranian films need license for screening at global festivals

Cinema Organization of Iran (COI) said on Saturday that Iranian filmmakers must receive a screening license from the organization before submitting their films to international festivals.

Exhibit “Domus Design – Tehran 2022” Opens at Italian Envoy’s Residence 15 Mar 2022

Exhibit “Domus Design – Tehran 2022” Opens at Italian Envoy’s Residence

The exhibit “Domus Design – Tehran 2022” was opened officially on Sunday at the Italian Ambassador’s Embassy in Tehran in the presence of some famous Iranian architects and designers and some distinguished guests.

Guidi and his “Little Italy Orchestra” at the Fajr Music Festival. 17 Feb 2022

Guidi and his “Little Italy Orchestra” at the Fajr Music Festival.

The Italian Embassy in Tehran hosted this week, in partnership with the International Committee of the Fajr Music Festival, a contemporary jazz tour by Giovanni Guidi, Italian pianist and composer, and his "Little Italy Orchestra".

Documentation category books sole Jalal Literary Award winners 03 Feb 2022

Documentation category books sole Jalal Literary Award winners

“Fascinating Grief” and “A Man Named Reza Who Was Then Called Reza Khan” shared the Jalal Al-e Ahmad Literary Award in the documentation category on Tuesday as no other books qualified as winners in other sections.

The need to create an economic deputy in education 31 Jan 2022

The need to create an economic deputy in education

The founder of Gaj International Publishing explained the need to reconsider existing attitudes in the field of education. He came up with ways to save money as well as increase efficiency in education.

Japanese artist Jun Matsubara shows his interest in Iran on canvas 14 Dec 2021

Japanese artist Jun Matsubara shows his interest in Iran on canvas

  Urban spaces and Iranian historical sites are the subjects of a collection by Japanese painter Jun Matsubara who has never visited the country so far.

Iran earn two wins in U16 FIBA Asian Championship WABA qualification 14 May 2022

Iran earn two wins in U16 FIBA Asian Championship WABA qualification

Iran defeated Syria and Lebanon in the U16 FIBA Asian Championship WABA qualification underway in Amman, Jordan.

Iran into 2022 IFCPF Men’s World Cup semis 10 May 2022

Iran into 2022 IFCPF Men’s World Cup semis

Iran defeated England 3-1 on Monday to book a place at the International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football (IFCPF) Men’s World Cup semifinals.

Iran have no concrete plan for 2022 World Cup 08 May 2022

Iran have no concrete plan for 2022 World Cup

While Asian teams Japan and South Korea will play Brazil in preparation for this year’s FIFA World Cup in Qatar, Iran are weighing up some friendly matches in June.

Iran’s contingent departs for 2021 Deaflympics 01 May 2022

Iran’s contingent departs for 2021 Deaflympics

Iran’s contingent departed Tehran on Saturday to compete at the 24th Summer Deaflympics in Caxias do Sul, Brazil.

Nassaji FC; in the pursuit of excellence 30 Apr 2022

Nassaji FC; in the pursuit of excellence

“Wind of Hope” is blowing through Iranian football, with a new generation of homegrown football managers, the technocrat club presidents, and highly skillful players.

Nassaji win Iran’s Hazfi Cup 28 Apr 2022

Nassaji win Iran’s Hazfi Cup

Nassaji football team won the title of the Iran’s Hazfi Cup for the first time Wednesday night.

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.

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.

Promoting domestic production in industry, mining sectors seriously pursued 29 Aug 2021

Promoting domestic production in industry, mining sectors seriously pursued

Developing domestic production and cutting reliance on external sources for meeting the country’s needs have become one of the main priorities of the Iranian government over the past few years, and especially since the re-imposition of the U.S. sanctions in 2018.

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.