May 24 2015 - 15:38
The Iranian government has allowed the development of trade relations with US national companies, the head of Iran's Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, Gholamreza Shafei, said today.
May 24 2015 - 14:51
Iran and the 'Group of Six' (the five permanent UN Security Council members and Germany) during negotiations on Iran's nuclear program have agreed to a simultaneous lifting of economic and financial sanctions against Iran, a deputy of the Iranian Majlis (parliament), Kamaleddin Pirmoazzen, said today.
May 24 2015 - 13:24
Iran's supreme leader announced an amnesty on the anniversary of the liberation of the city of Khorramshahr during the Iran-Iraq war, according to a statement on the website of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
May 24 2015 - 12:26
OPEC countries are likely to decide not to change the level of oil production in the forthcoming meeting in June, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said today.
May 20 2015 - 15:15
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said that Tehran will not allow military contingents of foreign countries to inspect its military sites.
May 20 2015 - 13:17
An earthquake measuring 4.5 points jolted the city of Lujali in Iran’s north eastern province of North Khorasan on May 20.The tremor occurred at 23:56 (MSK). The earthquake’s epicenter was at a depth of 9 kilometers underground, Trend reports with reference to the seismography center affiliated with Tehran University Geophysics Institute.There is no immediate report on possible casualties or damage.
May 18 2015 - 17:00
The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Ali Akbar Salehi, who has had surgery for a perforated bowel, was discharged from hospital this morning.Salehi had been hospitalized due to intestinal obstruction. After the surgery, the doctors characterized his condition as stable, RIA Novosti reports.
May 18 2015 - 16:44
Tehran is ready to help confront Islamic State militants who have seized the Iraqi city of Ramadi, Iran's Expediency Council Ali Akbar Velayati said."If the Iraqi government officially asks the Islamic Republic of Iran ... to carry out any step that helps Iraq to confront (them)... then the Islamic Republic of Iran will meet this call," RIA Novosti cited him as saying.