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  • trade 2021-10-17 15:43

    Iran’s H1 trade with neighbors rises 52% yr/yr

    TEHRAN - The value of Iran’s non-oil trade with its 15 neighbors reached $22.588 billion in the first six months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22) to register a 52 percent rise year on year, the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) announced.

  • ICM 2021-10-17 14:21

    SEO hosting 13th virtual intl. forum on Islamic capital markets

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Securities and Exchange Organization (SEO) is hosting the 13th Virtual International Forum on Islamic Capital Markets (ICM) during October 17-18, IRIB reported.

  • ICCIMA 2021-10-17 14:20

    ICCIMA board of representatives hold talks with industry minister

    TEHRAN – The 17th meeting of the Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) board of representatives was held on Sunday in the presence of the Industry, Mining, and Trade Minister Reza Fatemi Amin, the ICCIMA portal reported.

  • steel ingot 2021-10-17 12:56

    Nearly 10m tons of steel ingots produced in 6 months

    TEHRAN - Iran’s major steel producers have managed to produce over 9.901 million tons of steel ingots in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22), registering a 12-percet decline year on year.

  • IME 2021-10-17 10:32

    Commodities worth over $460m traded at IME in a week

    TEHRAN- During the past Iranian calendar week (ended on Friday), 1.817 million tons of commodities worth $464 million was traded at Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME), showing 13 percent growth.

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  • بازی تیم فوتبال پرسپولیس و الهلال عربستان - مهدی ترابی - یحیی گل محمدی 2021-10-17 00:37

    Al Hilal deserved to beat us: Golmohammadi

    TEHRAN – Persepolis football team head coach Yahya Golmohammadi says that Al Hilal deserved to defeat them.

  • بازی تیم فوتبال پرسپولیس و الهلال عربستان - میلاد سرلک 2021-10-16 23:40

    Persepolis come short against Al Hilal in 2021 ACL quarters

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Persepolis football team suffered a heavy 3-0 defeat against Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia in the 2021 AFC Champions League quarterfinals Saturday night.

  • ‘Sacred Defense’ museums to open to public by yearend 2021-10-16 21:30

    ‘Sacred Defense’ museums to open to public by yearend

    TEHRAN – Three museums featuring elements and properties involving the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, which is called ‘Sacred Defense’ in the Islamic Republic, will open to the public by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2022).

  • Historical relics 2021-10-16 21:00

    Historical relics discovered in southern Iran

    TEHRAN - A total of seven historical objects have recently been discovered in the cities of Kanuj and Jiroft, southern Kerman province, a senior police official in charge of protecting cultural heritage has announced.

  • Aliyev 2021-10-16 20:40

    Deciphering Azerbaijani president's provocations against Iran

    TEHRAN – Is Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev sleepwalking into a conflict beyond his country’s capacity? Observers in the region gave intriguing answers to this question.

  • Historical gardens undergo restoration in Iranian county 2021-10-16 20:30

    Historical gardens undergo restoration in Iranian county

    TEHRAN – Several historical gardens, which are situated in Tiran-Karvan county of Isfahan province, have undergone restoration projects.

  • historical monument 2021-10-16 20:00

    Urgent restoration carried out on monuments in northeastern Iran

    TEHRAN - A total of 11 historical monuments and aging structures across Torbat-e Heydarieh and Zaveh county, northeastern Khorasan Razavi province has undergone urgent restoration during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year 1400 (started March 21), a local tourism official has said.

  • Abbas Zadeh Meshkini 2021-10-16 19:14

    MP says Azeri president's remarks are against good neighborliness

    TEHRAN — Mahmoud Abbaszadeh Meshkini, the spokesman for the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the Iranian Parliament, has reacted to the recent remarks by Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-10-16 19:13

    China reaffirms support for JCPOA

    Iran, China foreign ministers call for implementing 25-year partnership

    TEHRAN — The foreign ministers of Iran and China discussed the latest status of bilateral relations and regional and international developments in a phone call on late Friday.

  • Baqeri Pakistan 2021-10-16 19:06

    Iran, Pakistan to hold joint naval drill

    TEHRAN — Expressing confidence over the results of his visit to Pakistan and emphasizing the common ground between the two neighbors on various issues, Major General Mohammad Baqeri, Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, said that both sides agreed to expand intelligence sharing as well as holding a joint naval drill in the future.

  • U.S. to lift ban on vaccinated travelers from Iran, other countries 2021-10-16 19:03

    U.S. to lift ban on vaccinated travelers from Iran, other countries

    TEHRAN – The United States is set to lift its COVID-19 restrictions for fully vaccinated visitors from Iran and several other countries, putting an end to historic restrictions that had barred much of the world from entering the country for as long as 21 months.

  • Shahram Hassannejad 2021-10-16 19:02

    Commander: Indigenousness is biggest advantage of Iranian drones

    TEHRAN — The biggest advantage of Iran's drones is that the armed forces use completely indigenous technology in manufacturing, using, and overhauling them, the commander of Hazrat Vali-e-Asr UAV Group of the Army Ground Forces has said.

  • Turkey’s Erdogan threatens fresh military campaign against Kurdish militants in Syria 2021-10-16 19:01

    Turkey’s Erdogan threatens fresh military campaign against Kurdish militants in Syria

    TEHRAN - Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened to launch a new military campaign on the Syrian soil after a rocket attack blamed on Kurdish militants killed two Turkish special force police in northern Syria.

  • محمود افشار دوست 2021-10-16 18:57

    Interview by Farrokh Hesabi

    Foolad Sirjan’s success predictable: Afshardoust

    TEHRAN - Member of Iran Volleyball Federation's board of directors, Mahmoud Afshardoust, believes that Foolad Sirjan's success in the 2021 Asian Men's Club Volleyball Championship was predictable but valuable.

  • A poster for the Persian translation of Inderjeet Parmar’s book “Foundations of the American Century”. 2021-10-16 18:57

    “Foundations of the American Century” published in Persian

    TEHRAN – “Foundations of the American Century: The Ford, Carnegie, and Rockefeller Foundations in the Rise of American Power” by Inderjeet Parmar has been published in Persian.

  • After Tayouneh, Hezbollah: Will it restrain itself? Or will it compel himself? 2021-10-16 18:53

    By A. Bassam

    After Tayouneh crime, will Hezbollah restrain itself? 

    TEHRAN - When Hamlet, the Danish prince, discovered by chance that his father was killed by his uncle, he was confused and puzzled. Hamlet is the main character in one of Shakespeare’s plays, which was named after him. At that moment, the moment of truth, Hamlet changed and became a man with responsibilities. However, he was completely drained by the fact that his mother was involved in the conspiracy and she was married to his uncle, the killer.

  • Ashkan Rahgozar 2021-10-16 18:53

    Ashkan Rahgozar selected for Thessaloniki Animation Festival jury

    TEHRAN – Ashkan Rahgozar, director of the acclaimed Iranian movie “The Last Fiction”, has been selected as a member of the jury at the 7th Thessaloniki Animation Festival in Greece.

  • Belad Shapur 2021-10-16 18:30

    $470,000 allocated to reinforce, restore ancient Belad Shapur

    TEHRAN - The ancient town of Belad Shapur in the southwestern Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad province has seen many measures taken to reinforce and reorganize its historical monuments, the deputy provincial tourism chief has said.

  • Facebook under pressure over pro-Palestine suppression 2021-10-16 18:30

    Facebook under pressure over pro-Palestine suppression

    TEHRAN - The tech giant has succumbed to criticism and will now appoint an external body to examine whether the social media platform suppressed posts supporting Palestine. Facebook will allow an independent body to launch an investigation into content moderation of Arabic and Hebrew posts after the company was accused of removing and suppressing pro-Palestine content.

  • Lake Urmia shrinks by 61cm 2021-10-16 18:29

    Lake Urmia shrinks by 61cm

    TEHRAN – Lake Urmia level has decreased by about 61 cm compared to last [Iranian calendar] year (March 2020-March 2021), Mehran Nazari, West Azarbaijan province’s department of environment chief, said on Saturday.

  • Adnan Mansour 2021-10-16 18:24

    EX-Lebanese FM says Samir Geagea has mission to push Lebanon toward anarchy

    TEHRAN — Former Lebanese foreign minister Adnan Mansour has castigated Lebanese Forces Party leader Samir Geagea for the bloody Thursday in Beirut, saying Geagea is seeking to push Lebanon to the verge of collapse and anarchy.

  • Razieh Mansuri acts in a scene from “Careless Crime”. 2021-10-16 18:23

    “Careless Crime” wins best New View award at Brazilian festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian drama “Careless Crime” has won the award for best film in the New Views category of the Olhar de Cinema – Curitiba International Film Festival in Brazil.

  • Relics discovered from Austrian salt mine to go on show in Iran 2021-10-16 18:22

    Relics discovered from Austrian salt mine to go on show in Iran 

    TEHRAN - A collection of historical objects and tools, discovered from Austria’s Hallein Salt Mine, also known as Salzbergwerk Dürrnberg, will go on display at Iranian museums in Tehran and Zanjan.

  • Tehran taxi fleet to add 10,000 new vehicles 2021-10-16 18:19

    Tehran taxi fleet to add 10,000 new vehicles

    TEHRAN – About 10,000 new taxis will replace clunker ones in the Tehran transport fleet by the end of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 20, 2022), Seyed Mojtaba Shafiei, deputy Tehran mayor for transportation and traffic, has said.