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  • Iran-Georgia 2017-10-12 08:31

    Tbilisi hosts Iran-Georgia business forum, economic committee meeting

    TEHRAN- Iran-Georgia business forum and the 6th meeting of the two countries joint economic committee was held in the Georgian capital, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported on Wednesday.

  • A view of Naqsh-e Rostam 2017-10-12 08:00

    Naqsh-e Rostam: A must-see tourist hotspot in southern Iran

    TEHRAN – A variety of spectacular massive rock–hewn tombs and bas-relief carvings at Naqsh-e Rostam has turned the ancient site to a must-see for holidaymakers traversing Iran. The Achaemenid necropolis is situated near Persepolis, itself a bustling UNESCO World Heritage site near the southern city of Shiraz.

  • Ed Royce 2017-10-12 07:11

    Top Republican lawmaker backs enforcing, not ditching Iran deal

    TEHRAN – The Republican chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs committee said on Wednesday the Iran nuclear deal, also known as the JCPOA, should be strictly enforced, but did not call for an end to the agreement, saying Washington should work with allies.

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  • Zarif receives Tanzanian counterpart in Tehran 2017-10-11 21:46

    Zarif receives Tanzanian counterpart in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with his Tanzanian counterpart Augustine Mahiga in Tehran on October 11, 2017. Tehran Times / Maryam Kamyab 

  • natural gas reserves 2017-10-11 21:35

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran’s gas exports: potentials and challenges

    Although Iran ranks first in the world in terms of natural gas reserves - according to the BP Statistical Review of World Energy, the country holds around 18 percent of total proven natural gas reserves globally-, when it comes to exports, it has a long way to the top of the list of gas exporting countries.

  • Nicholas Hopton 2017-10-11 21:04

    Britain ‘fully committed’ to nuclear deal: diplomat

    The British Ambassador to Iran, Nicholas Hopton, has said that his government is fully and strongly committed to the successful implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • may 2017-10-11 21:02

    PM May reaffirms UK’s strong commitment to JCPOA in phone call with Trump

    Prime Minister Theresa May has reaffirmed Britain’s commitment to a 2015 Iran nuclear deal in a telephone conversation with U.S. President Donald Trump ahead of a key U.S. decision on whether Tehran has stuck to the terms of the pact.

  • روز دوم بررسی رأی اعتماد به وزرای پیشنهادی کابینه دوازدهم 2017-10-11 21:00

    Zarif, Majlis mull over possible responses to Trump

    TEHRAN – Iran will react strongly to any U.S. move against the nuclear deal with global powers, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told the Majlis on Wednesday, according to a parliamentarian who attended the session.

  • نشست خبری حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2017-10-11 20:51

    Any country leaving the JCPOA will lose reputation, Rouhani says

    Rouhani: U.S. angry because IRGC humiliated Daesh

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday any party that walks away from the multilateral 2015 nuclear agreement would be damaging its own reputation, adding the U.S. is angry with the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) because it has “humiliated” Daesh.

  • CHTHO Deputy Director Mohammad Moheb-Khodai 2017-10-11 20:43

    Iran set to tap into Halal tourism

    TEHRAN – An Iranian tourism official says special attention should be paid to Halal tourism as an emerging economic powerhouse to materialize the goal of attracting 20 million tourists annually by 2025.

  • play therapy 2017-10-11 19:05

    Play therapy center inaugurated in Tehran

    TEHRAN – A new play therapy center aiming to help children with social or emotional deficits was inaugurated in Tehran on Wednesday.

  • technical-vocational training 2017-10-11 19:05

    $1.4b allocated for improving technical-vocational skills

    TEHRAN — Iran has allocated 55 trillion rials (nearly $1.4 billion) for improving technical and vocational education and training, the deputy labor minister said on Tuesday.

  • JETRO 2017-10-11 19:04

    Expansion of trade ties discussed between Iran, Japan

    TEHRAN- Iranian Deputy Industry Minister Mojtaba Khosrotaj and a top official from Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) conferred on developing mutual trade bonds in Tehran, the official website of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) reported on Wednesday.

  • Karbasian 2017-10-11 19:04

    Karbasian appointed Iran-Russia Joint Economic Committee’s new chairman

    TEHRAN- Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Masoud Karbasian was appointed as the new chairman of Iran-Russia Joint Economic Committee, Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • IMF 2017-10-11 19:03

    IMF sees Iran’s GDP growth at 3.8% in 2018

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook titled “Seeking Sustainable Growth: Short-Term Recovery, Long-Term Challenges” predicted a 3.8 percent real GDP growth for Iran in 2018, rising from 3.5 percent in 2017.

  • Persian Speakers in Europe Art Festival 2017-10-11 18:38

    Iranian comedians on Persian Speakers in Europe Art Festival jury

    TEHRAN – Iranian comedian couple Mehrab Qasemkhani and Shaqayeq Dehqan have been selected for the jury of the stand-up comedy section of the 1st Persian Speakers in Europe Art Festival, the organizers announced on Wednesday.

  • Israfil’s Trumpet 2017-10-11 18:38

    Iranian theater troupe to perform “Israfil’s Trumpet” at Greek festival

    TEHRAN – An Iranian troupe led by director Amer Mosafer Astaneh will perform “Israfil’s Trumpet” at the 52nd edition of the Dimitria Festival, an art and culture event that is underway in Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • Journey to Amadai 2017-10-11 18:36

    Intl. festivals to screen films from Iran 

    TEHRAN – Three Iranian films have been selected to go on screen at international events around the world.

  • Light Sight 2017-10-11 18:36

    Iran’s “Light Sight” wins award at Wimbledon filmfest

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Seyyed Moslem Tabatabai’s animation “Light Sight” won the Best Student Film Award at the 9th Wimbledon International Short Film Festival in London on Saturday.

  • calligraphy 2017-10-11 18:35

    Iranian association declares national day for Persian calligraphy

    TEHRAN – The Iran Calligraphers Association has declared that Mehr 21 (October 13) in the Iranian calendar year will be celebrated as the National Day of Persian Calligraphy.

  • People visit the tomb of Hafez in Shiraz in an undated photo. 2017-10-11 18:31

    Literati discuss Hafez poetry at Tehran meeting

    TEHRAN – The poetry of Hafez who is one of the finest lyric poets of Persian classical literature was discussed in a meeting in Tehran on Tuesday evening. 

  • Mohammad-Javad Dehqani (L) and Mohamad Nasir 2017-10-11 17:55

    Iran, Indonesia enhance scientific co-op

    TEHRAN — The Islamic World Science Citation Database (ISC) affiliated with the Iranian Ministry of Science, Research and Technology signed a memorandum of understanding with Indonesia’s Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education to facilitate research and scientific cooperation.

  • Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari 2017/10/11

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari

    Everything has a temperament: Exercise, sleeping, wakefulness

    Part 5

    TEHRAN — As thoroughly explained over the past four articles, everything including body organs, seasons, colors, day and night, flavors and climates, and psychiatric conditions has a temperament.

  • Unemployment 2017-10-11 12:12

    Joblessness rate falls 0.9% in Iran during summer: SCI

    TEHRAN- Iran’s unemployment rate in summer 2017, which corresponds to the second quarter of current Iranian calendar year (June 22- September 22), dropped to 11.7 percent, down 0.9 percent compared to the figure in the same season in 2016, the Statistical Center of Iran announced.

  • Matar bin Ali Al Obaidani and Amir Hatami during the meeting 2017-10-11 12:06

    Oman’s air force chief meets with Iran’s defense minister

    TEHRAN – The commander of the Royal Air Force of Oman on Tuesday met with Iran’s defense minister.

  • Khoshrou 2017-10-11 09:09

    ‘Iran to respond appropriately to any violation of nuclear deal’

    TEHRAN – The Iranian ambassador to the United Nations said on Tuesday that Tehran would respond appropriately to any violation of the nuclear deal, ISNA reported.

  • Blacklisting IRGC will be against national security: MP 2017-10-11 09:09

    Blacklisting IRGC will be against national security: MP

    TEHRAN – A top lawmaker said on Tuesday that Washington’s intention to put the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) on terror list will be a threat against national security, ILNA reported.

  • General Soleimani: Kurdish crisis result of Talabani’s absence 2017-10-11 09:08

    General Soleimani: Kurdish crisis result of Talabani’s absence

    TEHRAN – Qassem Soleimani, the commander of Iran's Quds Force, said on Tuesday that the current crisis engulfing the Iraqi Kurdistan Region is a result of the vacuum created by the demise of Jalal Talabani.

  • Nuclear spy not member of negotiating team: ambassador 2017-10-11 09:08

    Nuclear spy not member of negotiating team: ambassador

    TEHRAN – Iran's Ambassador to London Hamid Baeidinejad said on Tuesday that Abdolrasul Dorri Esfahani, who has been sentenced to five years in jail on espionage charges, was not a member of Iran’s nuclear negotiating team with the P5+1 group.