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Iran’s Zarif Meets Heads of International Bodies in Geneva 28 Nov 2018

Iran’s Zarif Meets Heads of International Bodies in Geneva

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held meetings with top officials of a number of UN and international organizations on the sidelines of the Geneva Conference on Afghanistan. During his stay in Switzerland on Tuesday, Zarif separately met United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross Peter […]

Iran’s FM Meets Afghan Leaders in Switzerland 28 Nov 2018

Iran’s FM Meets Afghan Leaders in Switzerland

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held separate meetings with Afghan leaders on the sidelines of the Geneva Conference on Afghanistan. In one of the meetings on Tuesday, Zarif held talks with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on issues of mutual interest, including the peace process in Afghanistan. The two sides discussed the latest developments in Afghanistan […]

Switzerland to facilitate financial transactions with Iran 04 Jul 2018

Switzerland to facilitate financial transactions with Iran

The president of the Swiss-Iranian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced Bern’s support for helping Iran’s financial transactions despite risk of US sanctions. According to Deutche Welle Radio, Simon Tiberius Fundel, said that Switzerland will take measures to facilitate Iran’s economic activities when the United States sanctions come into effect. Tiberius Fundel, who made […]

Iranian filmmaker selected for Visions du Reel festival jury 23 Mar 2018

Iranian filmmaker selected for Visions du Reel festival jury

TEHRAN – The Switzerland-based Iranian filmmaker Majid Movasseghi has been selected as a member of a jury for the Visions du Reel International Film Festival in Switzerland, the organizers have announced. He will judge the films in the Interreligious section of the festival, which will be held in the Swiss city on Nyon from April […]

Switzerland eying more Iranian travelers 27 Feb 2018

Switzerland eying more Iranian travelers

TEHRAN – Switzerland is seeking to attract more Iranian tourists with an eye to at least 40 percent rise year on year, Mehr reported on Monday. In 2017, Iranians made up only 0.5 present of travelers to the European country with 16 thousands of Iranian nationals applied for Swiss visa, said Federico Sommaruga, director of […]

Iran, Switzerland call for women’s empowerment co-op 16 Jan 2018

Iran, Switzerland call for women’s empowerment co-op

TEHRAN – Iran and Switzerland discussed ways to expand mutual ties in areas related to women’s empowerment through launching joint projects. Masoumeh Ebtekar, the Iranian vice president for women’s and family affairs, met in Tehran on Sunday with the Swiss ambassador to Iran, Marcos Lightner. “Fortunately, Iranian women and girls have an outstanding presence in […]

Iran’s AKT, Switzerland’s Autoneum Sign License Deal 12 Dec 2017

Iran’s AKT, Switzerland’s Autoneum Sign License Deal

TEHRAN – Swiss group Autoneum said it has reached an exclusive license agreement with Iranian automotive supplier Ayegh Khodro Toos (AKT) to produce and distribute components in Iran. AKT will produce carpet systems and inner dashes at its plant in Mashhad for IKAP, a joint venture between carmaker Iran Khodro and PSA, the French automotive […]

Iran, Switzerland discuss new finances 06 Nov 2017

Iran, Switzerland discuss new finances

The head of Organization for Economic Investment and Technical Assistance of Iran announced an opportunity in inauguration of banking transactions between Iran and Switzerland. Deputy Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Mohammad Khazaee made the announcement following his meeting with Philippe Leuba, economy minister of Switzerland’s Vaud state during which the two sides discussed expansion […]

Switzerland to expect lowest annual growth since 2009 26 Sep 2017

Switzerland to expect lowest annual growth since 2009

The annual economic growth of Switzerland in 2017 is expected to be below one percent after revision, possibly the slowest since 2009, State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) said. The latest statistics from SECO predicted a growth rate of 0.9 percent for 2017, which has fallen from previous estimates of 1.4 percent, possibly marking the […]