• Leader names new chief of staff 2016-06-28 18:39

    Leader names new chief of staff

    TEHRAN – Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Tuesday officially named Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri as the Armed Forces Chief of Staff.

  • Iran’s quarterly exports of gas condensate up 57% yr/yr

    Iran’s quarterly exports of gas condensate up 57% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Pars Especial Economic Energy Zone (PSEEZ) exported $1.687 billion of gas condensate in the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-June 20, 2016), showing a 57 percent growth compared to the same time last year,” the CEO of the PSEEZ organization Mehdi Yousefi told Shana news agency on Tuesday.

  • Saudis set strict conditions for Iran only: Hajj official

    Saudis set strict conditions for Iran only: Hajj official

    TEHRAN – Tehran has categorically rejected claims by the Saudis that the draft contract for Hajj pilgrimage that they had proposed to the Iranian side was the same as Riyadh had offered to other Islamic countries, saying nothing could be further from the truth.

  • Rouhani praises Judiciary for maintaining security

    Rouhani praises Judiciary for maintaining security

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that the efforts being made by the Judiciary to maintain security in the country is praiseworthy.