Nov 21 2014 - 20:58
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's visit to Azerbaijan was a historical event, the head of the Centre for Contempoprary Iranian Research Rajab Safarov told Vestnik Kavkaza in an interview.
Nov 21 2014 - 20:02
US President Barack Obama has decided to prolong the embargo imposed on Iran's oil, RIA Novosti reports. The report came amid ongoing talks concerning the Iranian nuclear programme held in Vienna.
Nov 17 2014 - 11:26
China has increased investments in Iran for realization of projects in the industrial, oil, gas and petrochemical sectors from $23 billion to over $50 billion, according to Iranian Deputy Oil Minister for International Affairs Esmail Mahsouli, Trend reports.In his words, Iran was planning to use $1.5-2 billion of the Chinese investments for realization of hydro and electric energy projects.
Nov 17 2014 - 10:31
Iranian Minister for Oil Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said that oil exporters had instruments to minimize losses from falling oil prices. He emphasized that Iran could take measures to overcome the current stage. According to the minister, the National Development Fund will grant loans for development of national petroleum projects to contractors that have suffered from loss of income.
Nov 14 2014 - 13:43
Venezuela and Iran want to persuade the OPEC to protect oil prices. The price for Brent oil dropped below $77 per barrel on November 14. Petroleum ministers of Venezuela and Iran started a tour around OPEC states. The OPEC will have a session on November 27, The Wall Street Journal reports.
Nov 12 2014 - 14:16
A delegation of Russia’s Rosselkhoznadzor will visit the Iranian Ministry for Agriculture and the Ministry for Healthcare in Tehran next week to discuss imports of vegetables, fruits and dairy products. Iranian companies needed Russian certificates to export products, Iranian Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanai told a session of the Russian Public Chamber today, RIA Novosti reports.