• Norwegian Ambassador to Tehran, Lars Nordrum 2018-10-01 18:53

    Ambassador: Norway working closely with Iran, EU to help preserve JCPOA

    The Norwegian Ambassador to Tehran, Lars Nordrum, says Oslo is fully committed to the JCPOA and will support promised financial mechanism by the European Union to continue trade with Iran in the face of US sanctions.

  • JMMC 2018-09-24 23:05

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    OPEC defies Trump’s call for more oil, now what ?

    The 10th gathering of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) of OPEC and non-OPEC members on Sunday ended, as Iran insisted, without any direct decision on additional supply boost.

  • macron may merkel 2018-09-16 14:07

    Europe looks to thwart Trump’s Iran sanctions

    Europe’s biggest economic powers are planning to create a “special purpose” financial company to thwart U.S. President Donald Trump’s sanctions and help Iran to continue to sell oil in the EU.

  • Iran EU 2018-09-15 14:14

    EU seeks to bypass U.S. sanctions on Iran with trade finance tool

    EU powers are in talks over launching a payments channel that would enable European companies to trade with Iran as part of efforts to defy U.S. sanctions and keep alive a landmark nuclear deal with Tehran.

  • Mike Pompeo 2018-09-15 14:01

    U.S. studying possible Iran sanctions waivers: Pompeo

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Washington is studying issuing possible waivers for countries and businesses that want to continue buying oil from Iran beyond November 4, the White House’s designated deadline for them to halt oil imports from the Islamic Republic or face punishments.

  • Iran-India-Afghanistan 2018-09-13 10:37

    Iran, India, Afghanistan hold trilateral talks

    TEHRAN - Taking their partnership to the next level, India, Iran and Afghanistan held their first tripartite meeting on Tuesday in Kabul during which implementation of the strategic Chabahar port project and a host of other issues were discussed, according to reports.

  • Iranian barrels 2018-09-13 10:36

    For India, U.S. oil no substitute for Iranian barrels

    TEHRAN - In an indication that New Delhi is likely to continue oil trade with Iran, despite the U.S. pressure, a report in an Indian newspaper said that India will be looking at the economics, and not the politics of it.

  • Kate Sullivan 2018-09-09 06:39

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    ‘Notion of zero imports of Iranian oil to India is economically and politically unrealistic’

    TEHRAN - India and U.S. held the inaugural 2+2 talks in New Delhi on Thursday, in which the issue of Iranian oil imports figured prominently, according to sources. While the U.S. delegation led by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged India to completely halt Iranian oil imports, New Delhi refused to give any clear and categorical response, thereby thwarting the agenda of the visiting delegation.

  • Brahma Chellaney 2018-09-06 00:35

    By: Syed Zafar Mehdi

    ‘Iran is critical to India’s energy strategy and broader geopolitical interests’

    TEHRAN - The unilateral withdrawal of the U.S. from the Iran nuclear deal and renewal of economic sanctions has forced many countries to cut oil imports from Iran under the U.S. pressure. While some countries like China, Russia and Turkey have refused to buckle under the U.S. pressure, some countries like India are yet to take the final decision.

  • Iran's oil 2018-08-28 09:27

    India looking at ways to keep importing oil from Iran

    TEHRAN - With New Delhi exploring different available options to maintain its bilateral ties with Iran in the face of draconian U.S. sanctions, a London-based international law firm has said that Iran’s major energy consumers like India and China have given expressed inclination to find a way to go around the American sanctions and keep importing oil from Iran.

  • Kazempour 2018-08-24 22:28

    ‘U.S. using SPR means Iranian oil cannot be replaced by others'

    TEHRAN – Iran’s OPEC governor said a U.S. sale of crude stockpiles from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) shows that other producers can’t raise output enough to replace Iranian crude, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday.