Eshaq Jahangiri

EU office may be established in Tehran

Iran plans to open a European Union office in Tehran to boost bilateral relations between the Islamic Republic and the 28-nation bloc, Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri said. Speaking at a meeting with EU …

Armenian PM to visit Iran

Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan will pay a two-day official visit to Iran on October 9 at the invitation of the First vice president of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Eshaq Jahangiri, the Armenian …

12th presidential election kick off in Iran

More than 63,000 voting stations opened in Iran at 08.00 a.m. local time (03.30 GMT) on Friday for the country’s presidential election. Four candidates are running for presidency: Incumbent President Hassan …

Will Rouhani lose elections?

The rating of the conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi exceeded the rating of the current president of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, supported by the reformers, the Fars agency reports with reference to the survey …

Iran to choose out of six

The Iranian Interior Ministry has released the final list of candidates qualified to run in the forthcoming presidential election. Iran’s Interior Ministry on Thursday night gave the following list of eligible candidates vetted by …

Iran launches first passenger train to Turkmenistan

Iran has launched the first passenger train to Turkmenistan. It covers a distance of 75 kilometers from Gorgan in the north of Iran to Incheboroun, which is located on the border with Turkmenistan.  Iranian First Vice President …