Rouhani pledges to reverse slide of Iran's currency
Iran's rial hit a record low against the U.S. dollar last Monday in a sign of concern about the country's ability to attract foreign money after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump takes office on Jan. 20. If the rial's weakness continues, it could ...
Iran plans $11.5B developmental investment
India to nudge Iran to resume Basmati imports
The delegation comprising government officials and exporters will travel to Iran on January 27-29, Mohinder Pal Jindal, president of All India Rice Exporters Association, told ET. He said the industry is hopeful that Iran will lift the ban on imports ...
Iran's Growing Naval Ambitions
In late November, Iran made an unusual announcement: it said it was planning to build naval bases in Syria and Yemen, which, as a state-run paper later posited, “could be ten times more efficient than nuclear power.” Although Iran has long striven to ...
Iran says Turkmenistan cuts of gas shipments over past debts
Turkmenistan has been exporting gas to Iran under an agreement signed two decades ago, but occasionally raises its prices during the winter months. In 2006, it cut off shipments and demanded a nine-fold price increase. Iran eventually accepted the ...
Turkmenistan Halts Gas Exports To Iran Over Payment Dispute
Iran hailed over 'JCPOA-style' gas deal with Turkmens
Turkmenistan halts gas flow to Iran in arrears row
Iran official calls for sterilization for sex workers
Indian women who underwent sterilization surgeries receive treatment at the District Hospital in Bilaspur, in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh, Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, after at least a dozen died and many others fell ill following similar ...
Iran Official Calls For Sterilization For Sex Workers, Homeless Drug Addicts
Iran welcomes peace talks on Syria
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday welcomed the imminent peace talks on Syria in Kazakhstan. Rouhani expressed the hope that the upcoming international peace talks on the future of Syria in Astana of Kazakhstan would be a major step towards ...
Iran's president warns of bids to boost terrorists during Syria truce
Syrian FM in Iran ahead of Astana talks
Velayati calls Iran-Syria ties 'strategic'
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New Stanford project will study development of Iran's economy
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“The purpose of this initiative is to study the Iranian economy, looking at it from a purely economic point of view, regardless of politics,” said Abbas Milani, director of the Iranian Studies Program and a research fellow at the Hoover Institution ...
Iran received more than $10 billion in cash and gold
Some of the cash and gold went to Iran while the U.S. and other world powers negotiated with Tehran on a final nuclear deal. More shipments took place after final deal went into effect last January, according to the current and former American officials.
Iran assigns new ambassador to Syria after three months' vacancy
Turk Abadi was previously the ambassador to Sudan from 2011 to 2015 before Khartoum decided to shut down the office after cutting off ties with Iran. Before that, he was Iran's ambassador to Bahrain, Nigeria and Kuwait. Iran's parliament in recent ...
Christians enjoy peace, security in Iran: Archbishop
The Chaldean Catholic archbishop of Tehran, Ramzi Garmou, has hailed Iran's peace and security amid war and chaos in the Middle East, saying Christians are living safe and secure in the Islamic Republic. According to a report by AFP, Archbishop Garmou ...