May 22 2015 - 15:10
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin said in an interview with the Volga daily that Russia intends to agree on a draft Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea at the Astana Summit in 2016.
May 22 2015 - 12:20
Iran to spend $175 million on roadsIran will spend $175 million on several road projects, President Hassan Rouhani ordered.In particular, we are talking about the construction of Tabriz-Bazargan highway to the border with Turkey, which l
May 21 2015 - 19:48
The US has imposed sanctions on Al Naser Airlines and Sky Blue Aviation of the UAE for allegedly selling old Airbus planes made in 1997-2004 to Iran, RIA Novosti reports.The accounts of the companies in US banks have been frozen, the companies have been banned from the territory of the US. Moreover, US civilians and companies are not allowed to cooperate with the banned companies.
May 19 2015 - 21:03
Ali Akbar Salehi, vice president of the Islamic Republic and the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, said that nuclear technologies will be used to purify seawater for dry areas and to produce electricity, TASS reports. The machinery needed for the purpose will be built along the coasts of the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. Furthermore, Iran signed a deal with Russia to build eight more nuclear power plants in Iran. Four energy blocks will be built at the Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant.
May 18 2015 - 20:48
Alexey Alexeyenko, assistant of the Rosselkhoznadzor head, said that Russia and Iran may conduct a barter, exchanging grain for meat, fish and cheese, RIA Novosti reports.Iran will supply fish. A list of Iranian cheese and meat products will be composed in late May or early June.Dmitry Peskov, the spokesman of the Russian president, said in April that Russia and Iran were realizing a barter of oil for commodities.
May 18 2015 - 15:13
The Mayor of Tbilisi, Davit Narmania, has flown to Iran on a working visit, where he will participate in a meeting of the intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation.
May 18 2015 - 09:37
Iran will restore pre-crisis volumes of oil exports in three months after the lifting of sanctions, Iranian Deputy Oil Minister Rokneddin Javadi said."We hope we can come back to the export levels that we had before the sanctions," Trend cited Javadi as saying.The deputy minister noted that Tehran hopes to raise exports to around 2.5 million barrels per day in three months.
May 17 2015 - 13:02
A representative of the Iranian Oil Ministry and Director of International Affairs of the State National Iranian Oil Company, Mohsen Kamsari, declared that his country is ready to establish supply of oil to Europe immediately after the removal of the sanctions imposed against it.