•  energy supply 2018-08-08 10:09

    Japan objects effect of U.S. sanctions on Iran on its energy supply

    TEHRAN - Japan's Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshige Seko said his country’s energy supply should not be affected by U.S. sanctions on Iran, Platts reported.

  • Iran u18 basketball 2018-08-07 14:16

    Iran march into FIBA U18 Asian Championship quarters

    TEHRAN – Iran defeated Japan in the 2018 FIBA U18 Asian Championship on Tuesday to advance to the competition’s quarter-final.

  • هندبال بانوان
2018-08-06 18:56

    Iran know rivals at Asian Women's Handball C’ship

    TEHRAN – Iran discovered their opponents in the 2018 Asian Women's Handball Championship.

  • A poster for an Iranian film festival, which will be organized in Tokyo from August 7 to 9 2018-08-01 17:58

    Tokyo to host Iranian film festival

    TEHRAN – The Japanese capital of Tokyo will playing host to a festival of Iranian films from August 7 to 9.

  • مرحله نیمه نهایی مسابقات بسکتبال لیگ برتر 2018-07-15 23:30

    Iran defeat Japan at William Jones Cup

    TEHRAN – Iran B basketball team, consisting of youth players, earned their second win in a row at the 2018 William Jones Cup in Taiwan on Sunday.

  • Japan’s Abe cancels plan to visit Iran 2018-07-04 11:27

    Japan’s Abe cancels plan to visit Iran

    TEHRAN – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has dropped his plan to visit Iran this summer, government sources said on Tuesday, as U.S. President Donald Trump has taken an increasingly tough line against Tehran.

  • Japan-Korea 2018-06-28 11:50

    Japan, S.Korea seeking waivers from U.S. sanctions on Iran’s oil

    TEHRAN – As Iran’s two major oil buyers, Japan and South Korea are in talks with the U.S. in order to get waivers over U.S. sanctions on Iran for buying crude oil from the country.

  • Iran’s new ambassadors to Japan, China named 2018-06-24 20:41

    Iran’s new ambassadors to Japan, China named

    TEHRAN – Morteza Rahmani-Movahed and Abdolnaser Hemmati have been appointed as ambassadors of Iran to Japan and China respectively.

  • japan 2018-05-21 21:16

    Iran, Japan to boost cooperation in women’s affairs

    TEHRAN – A joint working group from Iran and Japan is to be set up in order to study and evaluate the situation of entrepreneurship among women in both countries.

  • تیم کشتی آزاد نوجوانان ایران 2018-05-14 14:56

    Iran freestyle team wins Cadet Asian C'ships

    TEHRAN - Iran freestyle wrestling team claimed the title of the 2018 Cadet Asian Championships.

  • Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif 2018-05-11 20:20

    Japan voices support for nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono said on Thursday that Tokyo supports the 2015 nuclear deal, which is officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  •  Bahman Vakhshur (L) and Sara Taqavi act in a scene from “Under Zero” at Tehran’s Divare Chaharom Theater on April 24, 2018. (Photo by Zohreh Azin) 2018-04-25 19:12

    Grotesque comedy “Under Zero” portrays ruin of identity

    TEHRAN – An Iranian troupe led by director/writer Alireza Seyyed premiered “Under Zero”, a grotesque comic play that portrays the ruin of thought and identity, at Tehran’s Divare Chaharom Theater on Tuesday.

  • JCPOA 2018-04-07 19:57

    By staff and agency

    EU, Japan reaffirm commitment to nuclear deal

    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono have reaffirmed commitment to implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • Iran, Japan discuss regional, international issues 2018-03-04 10:10

    Iran, Japan discuss regional, international issues

    TEHRAN – Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister Takeo Mori who had visited Tehran held talks on Saturday with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, discussing regional and international issues.

  • Photo by Sascha Schuermann / Getty Images 2018-02-28 21:52

    By Mohammad Ali Haqshenas

    Faced with e-waste

    Fortunately for us, we are living in a world where the speed of emerging new technologies and electronic devices increasingly eases many of our daily tasks. These amazing rapid changes encourage or even sometimes force users to buy new devices. And what happens to the old ones? Either they are temporarily stocked at storehouses or thrown away among other waste materials. This is where we are introducing another threat to our environment: e-waste.

  • Holidaymakers hike across a desert route in Sistan-Baluchestan province, southeast Iran. 2018-02-26 19:35

    Sistan-Baluchestan seeking foreign expertise to boost tourism

    TEHRAN – In addition to utilizing domestic resources, tourism authorities of Sistan-Baluchestan are seeking foreign expertise to unlock maximum potential of the vast southeastern province.

  • TOD 2018-01-21 09:32

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    TOD may be a way round air pollution, traffic jam

    While air pollution and torturous traffic jam are plaguing city dwellers, especially people residing in the Iranian capital, the government is mulling over implementing transit-oriented development (TOD) programs.

  • Tokyo 2018-01-20 17:51

    By Marjan Golpira

    An Iranian native well-adjusted in Japanese world

    Koroush Gilani is an Iranian man who migrated to Japan in the 1990s. Over the years he has managed to fully integrate and adjust himself in to a completely different Asian culture, however, as is in such cases, assimilating to the culture of Japan has not been an easy task.

  • Iranian artisans to show skills at Japan exhibit 2018-01-17 19:52

    Iranian artisans to show skills at Japan exhibit

    TEHRAN – A group of 11 Iranian artisans will attend the ‘second week’ of the 85th Tokyo International Gift Show, which will be held at the Tokyo Big Sight from February 7 to 9.