Apr 23 2013 - 16:10
Iranian Ambassador to China Mehdi Safari met today with representatives of Chinese investment companies.
Apr 23 2013 - 07:31
British authorities have forbidden RoyalDutch Shell to cover its debt to Iran worth $2.3 billion with grain and medicaments.Shell had bought oil of the National Iranian Oil Company before the EU passed sanctions against Iran in July 2012.
Apr 19 2013 - 07:24
Iran and Venezuela want an urgent meeting of OPEC states to react to dropping oil prices, ITAR-TASS reports.Brent oil dropped below $100 per barrel.OPEC authorities say that there is no need for such meeting and the situation will change in the nearest future.
Apr 12 2013 - 17:33
The United States has imposed sanctions on Iranian tycoon Babak Zandzhani and Malaysia's First Islamic Investment Bank.
Apr 11 2013 - 13:26
Ashkhabad is hosting talks on the agreement for preservation and rational use of biological resources of the Caspian Sea on April 11-12, Trend reports.The session was organized by the Turkmen Foreign Ministry and the State Presidential Enterprise for the Caspian Sea. It is attended by Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan.They will discuss the norms for exploitation of biological resources, sturgeon fishing, coordination of national ecological programs.Some of the topical goals are monitoring of biological resources and research.
Mar 13 2013 - 13:22
Iranian exports in 1391 (from March 21, 2012, to February 18, 2013) exceeded $29.3 billion. A total of 61.627 million tons of products were exported.Imports totaled $48.387 billion, dropping by 12%, compared with the previous year, totaling 35.873 million tons, exceeding the volume of 2012 by 7%.The main states for exports of Iran are China, UAE, Iraq, India, Afghanistan, Turkey, South Korea, Turkmenistan, Pakistan and Azerbaijan. The main importers are China, UAE, South Korea, Germany, Switzerland, Denmark, India, Russia, Italy and Turkey.
Mar 12 2013 - 10:02
Iranian Petroleum Minister Rostam Ghasemi said that the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline will benefit both states and will be completed.Pakistani Minister for Information and Radio Broadcasting Kamar Zaman Kaira said that the project will benefit Pakistan.Iranian and Pakistani Presidents Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Asif Ali Zardari started the final stage of the project yesterday. 900 out of 2000 km of the pipeline have been built. The new pipeline will allow exports of 21.5 million cubic meters of Iranian gas to Pakistan.
Mar 11 2013 - 10:59
Iranian and Pakistani Presidents Mahmoud Ahnadinejad and Asif Ali Zardari have attended a meeting and observed a presentation of the Iran-Pakistan pipeline in Tehran today.According to the project of 2005, the pipeline will be 2,700km long. It may be extended to India in the future, although India refused to take part in the initiative.