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  • Iranian oil tanker Grace 1 2019-08-17 13:15

    * By Mohammad Ghaderi

    The message behind the release of Iranian oil tanker 

    TEHRAN - The Gibraltar court ordered the Iranian oil tanker Grace 1 to be released. The tanker was seized by the British Royal Marines about a month ago. 

  • John Bolton 2019-08-16 15:17

    By Hanif Ghaffari 

    The end of John Bolton's political life

    In recent days, some media have been reporting the possibility of the removal of US National Security Adviser John Bolton. Accordingly, Donald Trump is likely to oust Bolton by year 2020. The popularity of Trump's foreign policy with American citizens has also fallen sharply.

  • U.S. coalition in the Persian Gulf 2019-08-14 16:32

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    Israelis playing with fire if join U.S. coalition in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN – The Zionist regime’s recent interest in joining the United States self-proclaimed maritime coalition is expected to stir up tensions in the Persian Gulf region.

  • Four years ago, in September 2015, the sweetness of Eid al-Adha (Eid Qurban) was turned into bitterness for Muslims all around the world, especially in Iran. 2019-08-14 11:35

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    A blood money that is beyond calculation

    TEHRAN - Four years ago, in September 2015, the sweetness of Eid al-Adha (Eid Qurban) was turned into bitterness for Muslims all around the world, especially in Iran. The news was shocking, more than three thousand Muslims had died or got injured over the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mina, Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

  • Trump 2019-08-14 11:30

    By Hamid Bayati

    The failure of Washington’s economic plans for Iran

    TEHRAN - In May 2018 when Donald Trump officially abandoned its nuclear agreement with Iran, he promised that they will pose a new round of very severe sanctions on Iran. United States Department of the Treasury had made a lot of supposedly “detailed” and complicated calculations.

  • US-china economy 2019-08-11 01:36

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Beijing's expanding power over Washington

    The President of the United States continues to feel weak and helpless against China. At the beginning of 2017, Donald Trump tried to contain Beijing by restrictive economic policies.

  • Bin Salman and Turkey 2019-08-08 02:27

    By Hamid Bayati

    Desperate Bin Salman planning to down Turkey

    TEHRAN – The Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman who has been hastily involved in various regional developments, in another regional adventurism is now reportedly trying to overthrow the Turkish government.

  • group exhibition 2019-08-06 18:56

    By Manijeh Rezapoor

    Online galleries inevitable in global art market 

    Art aficionados and people in general these days are too busy with routine tasks and just coping with day-to-day life in many large populated cities where the frantic pace of living leaves scant spare time to spend a few minutes in art galleries enjoying exhibits. 

  • Iran oil 2019-08-04 18:45

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Have Iranian oil exports really fallen to 100,000 bpd?

    TEHRAN - Recently some reports have been published by ship tracking companies and industry sources regarding Iranian oil exports in July which have put the county’s shipments at near 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) in the mentioned month.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-08-03 10:55

    By M.A. Saki

    Zarif’s intelligence cannot be sanctioned

    In line with its “maximum pressure” campaign against Iran, the U.S. on Wednesday imposed sanctions on Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. 

  • Ghaderi 2019-08-02 12:51

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    How plans for restraining Iran backfired

    Iran’s active resistance and strategic patience have nullified all plans of western opponents to restrain Iran. In the latest meeting on Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the western countries stepped back from their previously harsh policies. It seems that Iran has been successful in restraining the west, as the remaining members of JCPOA Committee stopped talking about using the trigger mechanism.

  • Isfahan film festival 2019-07-31 18:26

    By Manijeh Rezapoor

    Isfahan children’s film festival unveils intl. lineups for animations, shorts 

    TEHRAN – The 32nd International Film Festival for Children and Youth in Isfahan announced on Wednesday the lineup of shorts and animated movies for the international competition.

  • U.S.-EU 2019-07-31 10:31

    By Hanif Ghaffari 

    Europe must feel threatened!

    U.S. President Donald Trump and  The U.S.National Security Adviser John Bolton continue to think about the breakup of the European Union and the collapse of the eurozone. Yet politicians like German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron still think they can get into a political and economic equation with the US president! This dangerous and inaccurate look has caused European authorities to become more and more vulnerable to harm! Many analysts of international affairs have recently had a special focus on US-EU relations.

  • stock market 2019-07-30 21:42

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Channeling liquidity into stock market to pick up production

    The statistics show that stock market in Iran is moving toward more and more development and creating better condition for entrance of more investors.

  • Can Iran get a second chance at extraordinary long-extinct Caspian tiger? 2019-07-29 21:01

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Can Iran get a second chance at extraordinary long-extinct Caspian tiger?

    TEHRAN – The outstanding Caspian tigers once roamed over most of northern provinces of Iran, have gone extinct half a century ago, but recent studies show that tigers can make a comeback using the Siberian tiger subspecies, which detected genetic similarities with the Caspian tiger. But here the question arises that can Iran get a second chance to return the big cats and not lose them again?

  • fuel 2019-07-28 20:35

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran’s huge energy subsidies: supporting or battering the economy?

    In one of its latest reports dubbed “World Energy Outlook 2018”, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has allocated a section to fossil-fuel subsidies. The IEA has gathered the information regarding different countries’ fossil-fuel consumption subsidies and presented it in a chart on top of which the name of “Iran” catches the eye.

  • small mines 2019-07-28 00:38

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Reviving small mines on agenda

    Establishment of high-capacity industrial units recently in Iran indicates the need for the supply of more minerals as feedstock for these units.

  • Brexit.jpg 2019-07-27 11:41

    By Hanif Ghaffari 

     The conservative knife in the heart of London

    The game in UK is re-wrapped! Choosing Boris Johnson as Britain's new prime minister means conspiring to conspire the Conservative Party and the entire British community! Undoubtedly, in the near future, there will be many crises across the UK.

  • Integrated forex market 2019-07-24 23:27

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Integrated forex market to replace NIMA?

    In early January, Money and Credit Council (MCC), the highest banking policy-making body of Central Bank of Iran (CBI), approved establishment of an integrated forex market as the CBI aims to explore the real volume of demand and supply in the foreign currency market through a new mechanism.

  • amano 2019-07-23 10:56

    By Hanif Ghaffari 

    The words that Amano did not say!

    Yokyo Amano, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, died at the age of 73. There are no doubt about Amano and his performance at the IAEA, which should be taken into consideration:

  • electricity projects 2019-07-21 23:30

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    A review on govt. plan to barter oil for dues to private sector

    TEHRAN – The regulatory body of the government has been recently preparing the draft for a bartering system which is set to settle the government dues to the private power plant owners and electricity contractors.

  • European Union 2019-07-21 14:50

    By Hanif Ghaffari 

    Europe's return to the twentieth century!

    The three countries of Britain, Germany and France are not in good shape: Berlin faces a crisis of leadership and there is no prospect of the end of the Angela Merkel Chancellery.

  • ICT Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi gives five to an entrepreneur during his visit to ELECOMP 2019 on Thursday 2019-07-21 14:25

    By Setareh Behroozi

    ‘Better Future’ lies in prosperity of startups

    TEHRAN -- With the slogan of ‘Better Future’, the 25th edition of Iran International Exhibition of Electronics, Computer & E-commerce (ELECOMP 2019) is currently underway at Tehran Permanent International Fairground.

  • forex market 2019-07-19 19:18

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Forex market stabilized, rial soaring

    Forex market in Iran has been experiencing many ups and downs after the U.S. withdrew from Iran’s nuclear deal (known as JCPOA) in May 2018.

  • Trump Pompeo Bolton 2019-07-17 22:21

    Hanif Ghaffari

    The rule of Anarchism in Washington

    The United States is not in a decent position. Donald Trump's political management has led to the creation of a kind of pomegranate in the country. The presence of people like John Bolton at the White House has strengthened this trend.

  • Navid Mohammadzadeh (L) and Parinaz Izadyar act in scene from “The Warden”. 2019-07-17 18:54

    By Samaneh Aboutalebi

    “The Warden” in search of justice

    Young Iranian director Nima Javidi’s second film “The Warden”, also known as “The Indian”, is currently on screens at Iranian theaters, five years after the release of his debut movie “Melbourne”. 

  • Travelers pose for a photo during their visits to the atmospheric Nasir al-Molk Mosque in Shiraz, southern Iran. 2019-07-16 19:20

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Iran travel sector: Ups and downs since U.S. reimposed sanctions

    TEHRAN – Last November, the Trump administration reinstated sanctions on Iran, mainly the ones that had been lifted under the 2015 nuclear deal, in order to batter Iran’s economy, however, according to official data, they have so far failed to lessen foreign arrivals to the Islamic Republic.

  • IME 2019-07-15 20:20

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IME strengthening link between agricultural, financial markets

    TEHRAN- Expanding the links between financial markets and commodity markets and strengthening the existing links between these markets is an approach Iran’s capital market has taken in recent years which has resulted in significant achievements in both commodity and exchange transactions in the country.

  • oil 2019-07-14 19:47

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran’s ‘oil for execution’ plan: old ideas in a new wrapping

    TEHRAN – This week Iranian Oil Ministry is going to officially start a new plan that is aimed to be a new way for selling oil and tackling the pressures imposed by U.S. sanctions on the country’s oil industry.

  • Ports 2019-07-12 16:45

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Ports’ vital role in combatting sanctions

    While Iran is combatting the U.S. unilateral sanctions on its economy, the country’s ports as the major gates of exports and imports play some significant role in this combat. This role makes all-out support to ports and more development of them serious and vital.