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Iran to present oil and gas contracts in Russia

Iran to present oil and gas contracts in Russia

The Iranian delegation will arrive in Russia to present the conditions of oil and gas contracts to Russian companies -the Russia Energy Minister Alexander Novak said following his talks with the Iranian Oil Minister Bijan …

Iran ready to buy Superjet-100 Russian aircraft

Iran ready to buy Superjet-100 Russian aircraft

Iran has confirmed intention to purchase 12 Superjet-100 Russian aircraft in the near future, the Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said in an interview with Rossiya 24 TV channel. "It was confirmed that Iran …

Middle East petrostates moving beyond crude oil

Middle East petrostates moving beyond crude oil

Diversification brings in Japanese partners, including at Dubai refinery

Russia#039s Rosneft to buy oil from Iraqi Kurdistan

Russia's Rosneft to buy oil from Iraqi Kurdistan

Russia's Rosneft and the regional government of Iraqi Kurdistan signed a three-year contract in London on the purchase of oil to deliver it to its refineries abroad, the Russian company said. "The off-take and supply of Kurdish …

Azerbaijan simplifies visa regime for neighbors

Azerbaijan simplifies visa regime for neighbors

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev ordered to carry out additional measures aimed to accelerate the tourist flow from Russia, Turkey, Iran and Georgia. The State Customs Committee (SCC) and the State Border Service …

Will the anti-Iranian alliance take place in the region

Will the anti-Iranian alliance take place in the region

Will Turkey be able to play in several directions simultaneously

The reason why it was decided to hold Syrian peace negotiations in  Astana

The reason why it was decided to hold Syrian peace negotiations in Astana

The stability of Nursultan Nazarbayev’s Kazakhstan

Iran ring up oil production

Iran ramping up oil production

The country's oil output will increase to 4 million bpd by April

Iran discovers new shale oil deposit

Iran discovers new shale oil deposit

Iran has made a shale oil discovery estimated at 2 billion barrels, an official from the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) said. The light crude find was made in the country’s western Lorestan province in the Ghali Koh area, the …

Shamkhani: US takes hostile approach toward independent Iran

Shamkhani: US takes hostile approach toward independent Iran

The language used by Trump’s administration compared with previous US presidents, the Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran, Ali Shamkhani, said. While stressing that it is too early …

IRGC start military drills in Iran

IRGC start military drills in Iran

The Ground Forces of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) have started military maneuvers in the Dasht-e Kavir desert. Codenamed Payambar-e-A’azam (the Great Prophet) 11, the wargames got off the ground on Monday, …

Russia and Iran start construction of TPP in Hormozgan

Russia and Iran start construction of TPP in Hormozgan

Russia and Iran started construction of a thermal power plant 'Sirik' in the southern Iranian province of Hormozgan - the ceremony of laying the first stone will be held today. The event will be attended by the Russian Energy …

Iran and North Korea discuss US foreign policy

Iran and North Korea discuss US foreign policy

Iran and North Korea want to strengthen bilateral relations, including in economic sphere, the chairman of North Korea's Supreme People's Assembly, Choe Thae-bok, said following his visit to Tehran. …

Iran Strives for Strategic Partnership With Russia, Iran#039s Parlament Chair says

Iran Strives for Strategic Partnership With Russia, Iran's Parlament Chair says

Tehran is aimed at creating strategic partnership with Moscow in the Middle Eastern region, Iranian Parliament Chair Ali Larijani said Sunday. Larijani stressed that Tehran and Moscow had no differences on key issues …

US Coalition Envoy considers Russia, Iran, Turkey ‘main influencers#039 in Syria

US Coalition Envoy considers Russia, Iran, Turkey ‘main influencers' in Syria

The first round of the intra-Syrian peace talks in Kazakhstan's capital of Astana were held on January 23-24, resulting in Moscow-Tehran-Ankara agreement on establishment of a trilateral …

Saudi FM questions why Iran never attacked by terrorists, hints at #039deal#039

Saudi FM questions why Iran never attacked by terrorists, hints at 'deal'

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia Adel Jubeir suggested that a possible deal could be preventing Iran from being attacked by terrorist organizations such as Daesh and al-Qaeda, Sputnik reports. The move …

Israeli Defense Minister claims Iran #039biggest threat#039 in Mideast, not Zionism

Israeli Defense Minister claims Iran 'biggest threat' in Mideast, not Zionism

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman claimed that Iran and proxy wars waged by the country is the biggest threat in the Middle East at the moment, Sputnik reports. "If you ask me 'What is the biggest news …

U.S. senators consider sanctions against Iran for missile development

U.S. senators consider sanctions against Iran for missile development

U.S. Republican senators plan to introduce legislation to impose further sanction on Iran, accusing it of violating U.N. Security Council resolutions by testing ballistic missiles and acting to "destabilize" the Middle East, a U.S. …

Iran#039s Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condoned

Iran's Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condoned

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, pointing to Sunni Islamist militants in Syria fighting against its allies in Damascus, told the Munich Security Conference that the use of chemical weapons could never be …

Iran#039s GDP 8% growth depends on political consensus

Iran's GDP 8% growth depends on political consensus

Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Ali Tayyebnia believes an 8% economic growth for the upcoming Iranian year (March 2017-18) is within reach, “if the political wrangling during presidential campaigns does not …