• Iran, TRACECA explore expansion of transport co-op 2016-08-30 09:44

    Iran, TRACECA explore expansion of transport co-op

    TEHRAN- Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Abbas Akhoundi and Mircea Ciopraga, the secretary general of the Intergovernmental Commission TRACECA, explored the ways for the expansion of transportation cooperation between Iran and TRACECA members in a Sunday meeting in Tehran.

  • Tehran signals Mogherini for dialogue on human rights  

    Tehran signals Mogherini for dialogue on human rights  

    TEHRAN – After a successful marathon with the West over its nuclear impasse, Tehran has accepted in principle to initiate dialogue with the European Union on human rights, and EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini already knows this. 

  • “Muhammad (S)” to open Kazan film festival

    “Muhammad (S)” to open Kazan film festival

    TEHRAN – “Muhammad (S), the Messenger of God”, Iranian director Majid Majidi’s epic about the childhood of the Prophet of Islam (S), will be the opening movie of the Kazan International Muslim Film Festival. 

  • ‘Heikal praised Iran Leader for regard for science, defense power’

    ‘Heikal praised Iran Leader for regard for science, defense power’

    TEHRAN – Late Egyptian journalist Mohamed Hassanein Heikal used to praise Iranian Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei for two specific reasons, an advisor to the Majlis speaker said on Monday.

  • Iran-South Korea technology exchange center inaugurated

    Iran-South Korea technology exchange center inaugurated

    TEHRAN- Tehran and Seoul opened their joint technology exchange center in a ceremony attended by Ali Yazdani, the head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO), and Young-Sup Joo, the head of South Korea’s Small and Medium Business Administration, in the Iranian capital on Sunday.

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  • “Muhammad (S)” to open Kazan film festival

    TEHRAN – “Muhammad (S), the Messenger of God”, Iranian director Majid Majidi’s epic about the childhood of the Prophet of Islam (S), will be the opening movie of the Kazan International Muslim Film Festival. 

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  • Tabriz hosting 1st ACD ministerial meeting on tourism

    TEHRAN – The first edition of the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) ministerial meeting on tourism opened on Monday in the northwestern Iranian city of Tabriz, in a bid to expand cooperation among the member states.

  • Iran, France to boost environmental co-op

    TEHRAN — Iran and France are seeking active environmental cooperation, the chief of the Iranian Department of Environment (DoE), Masoumeh Ebtekar, said.

  • Iran, Sweden discuss health co-op

    TEHRAN — An Iranian delegation led by Taqi Nourbakhsh, the CEO of Social Security Organization, met Swedish officials, discussing ways to promote health cooperation between the two countries, IRNA news agency reported on Saturday.