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Nowadays over 140 countries are now benefiting from blockchain technology through the world. (Shutterstock)
December 17, 2018 - 09:28 GMT
Blockchain technology can help improve the national economy, the head of management development department of the vice presidency for science and technology.
Rosneft and the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) signed a road map for strategic cooperation in oil and gas in Iran—cooperation which Rosneft’s chief executive Igor Sechin said would involve a total of US$30 billion of investments. (Shutterstock)
December 17, 2018 - 09:11 GMT
Russia’s largest oil producer Rosneft has decided to quit Iran and the possibility of US$30 billion worth of joint Russian-Iranian investments in oil and gas projects in the Islamic Republic.
Davor Šuker
December 16, 2018 - 18:21 GMT
President of the Croatian Football Federation Davor Šuker has expressed readiness for visiting Iran and organizing friendly matches between Iran and Croatia national football teams.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi (Twitter)
December 16, 2018 - 11:13 GMT
Iran says it is fully ready for joint anti-terror operations with neighboring Pakistan after terrorists killed six Pakistani troops in an ambush near their joint border Friday.
Iranian students in Britain Parsa Sadat (Twitter)
December 16, 2018 - 10:43 GMT
Iranian university students in Britain are being affected by Washington’s newly re-imposed sanctions on the country, with some facing suspension because they are unable to pay their tuition fees, according to a report.
Iran's trade surplus of mineral products hiked to $4.58 billion during the said period. (Shutterstock)
December 16, 2018 - 07:56 GMT
Iran's trade surplus of minerals observed a significant growth during the first eight months of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2018-November 22, 2018), Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization announced.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei delivers a speech during Labor Day at the workers' meeting. (AFP/File)
December 13, 2018 - 09:14 GMT
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday said the U.S. may cause a civil war in his country and called on Iranians to remain “vigilant,” local media reported.
Iran Ready to Cooperate Fully With IAEA. (Shutterstock)
December 13, 2018 - 07:47 GMT
Iranian Ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency Kazzem Qaribabadi and Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Nuclear Safety and Security in the IAEA Juan Carlos Lentijo in a meeting in Vienna underlined the need for broadening of bilateral relations.
In quitting Iran, multinational European firms ignored pleas by their governments to stay their ground and continue trade. (Shutterstock)
December 13, 2018 - 07:44 GMT
The US and Europe diverge on the need to uphold a landmark nuclear deal with Iran, but their trade path has taken a curiously similar trajectory since Washington reimposed sanctions on Tehran in August.
Iran and Oman have had good economic relations from old times and the ties have even expanded in recent years due to extended bank cooperation between the two countries. (Shutterstock)
December 13, 2018 - 07:39 GMT
A senior provincial official announced that Iran and Oman have launched a direct sea route between their strategic ports which would facilitate trade exchanges between the two countries.
Amir Abdollahian, Iranian parliamentary official (AFP)
December 13, 2018 - 07:21 GMT
Iranian parliamentary official Amir-Abdollahian said the EU’s positive signals that their trade mechanism to facilitate non-dollar transactions with Iran would be launched by year-end needs “practical measures”.
Abdul-Mahdi said he would send a delegation to the United States to seek an exemption from sanctions to keep importing gas from Tehran. (Shutterstock)
December 13, 2018 - 07:13 GMT
Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi has once again reiterated his government’s stance against the US’ unilateral sanctions on the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Iraq importing gas to Iran (Twitter)
December 12, 2018 - 18:00 GMT
The United States will not be able to force Iraq to stop importing gas from Iran, says an academic, adding that Baghdad will continue to procure its energy requirements rather than going along with the U.S. anti-Iran sanctions.
Iranian-made weapons have been found in Yemen (Twitter)
December 12, 2018 - 12:37 GMT
More suspected Iranian-made weapons have been found in Yemen, the U.N. will say in a report expected to be discussed by the Security Council on Wednesday.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei (Twitter)
December 12, 2018 - 11:58 GMT
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the United States is complicit in the crimes the Saudi regime has been committing in a years-long war against the people of Yemen.
The Central Bank of Iran had been focused mainly on stabilizing foreign-exchange market over the past few weeks through promoting Iran’s national currency. (Shutterstock)
December 12, 2018 - 08:00 GMT
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani stressed Washington's failure to prevent his country's oil exports, expressing pleasure that crude sales have even increased after the US sanctions.