INSTEX

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  • amano 2019-03-04 20:47

    By staff and agency

    Head of UN nuclear watchdog: Iran complying with nuclear deal

    Yukiya Amano, the head of UN nuclear watchdog, said on Monday that Iran is complying with the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • asefi 2019-03-01 20:37

    INSTEX will not have much benefits for Iran: ex-diplomat

    TEHRAN - Hamid Reza Asefi, a former Iranian diplomat, has said that INSTEX, a European financial channel for trade with Iran, will not have much benefits for the country.

  • FATF 2019-02-26 20:45

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Contentious case of FATF membership

    The Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) on Friday extended the suspension of countermeasures against Iran for another four months, until June, recognizing the country's efforts in meeting its Action Plan.

  • International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) 2019-02-23 13:55

    UN watchdog confirms Iran's compliance with 2015 nuclear deal

    UN's nuclear watchdog reaffirms Tehran's adherence to 2015 accord amid US-Europe tension over future of the pact.

  • zarif 2019-02-22 20:47

    Zarif says INSTEX is a prerequisite for implementation of European promises

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that INSTEX, a financial channel for trade with Iran in the face of U.S. sanctions, is just a prerequisite for implementation of the European promises.

  • salehi 2019-02-22 20:13

    Iran’s missile program non-negotiable: Salehi

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Salehi, director of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization, has said that Iran’s missile program is “non-negotiable”.

  • INSTEX won’t resolve Iran’s economic issues: ex-envoy 2019-02-21 01:51

    INSTEX won’t resolve Iran’s economic issues: ex-envoy

    TEHRAN – A former Iranian ambassador to Germany says INSTEX, a European financial channel for trade with Iran, will not resolve Iran’s economic problems.

  • larijani 2019-02-20 21:16

    Larijani urges remaining parties to fulfil their obligations under nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said on Wednesday that the remaining parties to the 2015 nuclear deal should fulfil their obligations under the deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • MP: Officials won’t accept EU conditions for implementing INSTEX 2019-02-19 09:24

    MP: Officials won’t accept EU conditions for implementing INSTEX

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities will in no way accept the Europeans’ conditions for implementing INSTEX, a European financial channel for trade with Iran, a lawmaker has said.

  • Tehran criticizes EU delay in registering INSTEX 2019-02-18 20:51

    Tehran criticizes EU delay in registering INSTEX

    TEHRAN – Tehran has criticized the European Union (EU) for its delay in registering INSTEX, a financial channel for trade with Iran in the face of U.S. sanctions.

  • INSTEX: EU assumes Iranians walking on banana leafs 2019-02-18 13:44

    By Salman Parviz

    INSTEX: EU assumes Iranians walking on banana leafs

    TEHRAN - After months of delay and despite the 2015 commitments of European leaders towards the Iran nuclear deal, the so-called E-3 (Germany, France and the UK) registered the Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX). However, this special purpose vehicle (SPV) has no engine or driver and doesn’t conform with the trade and investment promises made in return for dramatic reduction in Iran’s nuclear program.

  • Zarif 2019-02-17 15:03

    Washington has taken its animus towards Iran to a new extreme over the past two years, Zarif laments

    Zarif: U.S. policies driven by pathological obsession with Iran

    TEHRAN – In a speech to the Munich Security Conference on Sunday, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticized Washington’s policy toward Iran, saying the U.S. is maddeningly obsessed with Iran 

  • Coexistence between Sunnis and Shias must be a primary goal 2019-02-17 12:06

    By Martin Love

    Coexistence between Sunnis and Shias must be a primary goal

    NORTH CAROLINA - It may seem improbable but the very key to whether the world enjoys real (and somewhat relative, if not absolute) "peace" going forward, as well as the fate of the U.S. as any kind of somewhat respected but former imperial (and absurdly imperious) power, depends on two things: the end of U.S. disrespect for international laws, most evident in the “regime change” wars, and on the fate of the Palestinians and whether they are given civil rights and released from bondage in their own country.

  • Rial-Euro 2019-02-15 19:58

    JCPOA Procurement Channel’s experience overshadowing INSTEX

    TEHRAN- The experience of JCPOA Procurement Channel, which was supposed to ensure that Iran is able to benefit from regular trade in the field of single and dual-use items of nuclear relevance, proves that the Europe’s newly created Instrument for Supporting Trade Exchanges, INSTEX, would not be able to meet Iranian nation’s demand for food and medicine either, according to Mehr news agency’s Friday report.

  • Tehran’s Ambassador to The Hague, Alireza Jahangiri 2019-02-13 15:48

    Nuclear deal exemplifies success of diplomacy: diplomat

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s Ambassador to The Hague, Alireza Jahangiri, said on Tuesday that the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, is a good example of the “triumph of diplomacy”.

  • russia 2019-02-06 20:07

    By staff and agency

    Iran strong enough to avoid destabilization despite U.S. sanctions: Russian diplomat

    Russian Ambassador to Iran Levan Dzhagaryan has said that Iran is a strong country and can avoid destabilization despite return of the U.S. sanctions.

  • Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Abbas Araqchi holds talks with French Foreign Ministry Secretary General Maurice Gourdault-Montagne in Paris on February 5, 2018. (Photo by IRNA) 2019-02-06 14:33

    Iran, three EU states to hold 1st round of expert-level talks on INSTEX in Paris soon

    Iran and its three European partners in the 2015 nuclear deal will soon begin talks in Paris, France, in an effort to work out the operational details of a newly-launched financial mechanism meant to protect Tehran-Europe trade ties against US sanctions.

  • ‘EU after blackmailing Iran by tying INSTEX to CFT, Palermo’ 2019-02-05 21:19

    ‘EU after blackmailing Iran by tying INSTEX to CFT, Palermo’

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Rezaee, secretary of the Expediency Council, says he regards tying INSTEX, a financial channel for trade with Iran, to Tehran’s accession to the CFT and the Palermo Convention as some sort of blackmail.

  • Foreign Ministry 2019-02-05 20:22

    INSTEX should not be tied to FATF, Tehran tells EU

    TEHRAN - Iran has said European countries should not link a payment mechanism that they have announced to safeguard trade with the Islamic Republic to an approval of the FATF by Tehran.

  • instex 2019-02-05 20:00

    Parliamentary committee chief: INSTEX does not include oil money transfer

    TEHRAN - Mohammadreza Pourebrahimi, head of the Economic Committee of the Iranian Parliament, has said that INSTEX (Instrument for Supporting Trade Exchanges) does not include transfer of oil money.

  • Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri, the Armed Forces Chief of Staff 2019-02-05 17:46

    Military chief: Enemies spend $100bn annually to counter Islamic Revolution

    TEHRAN - Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri, the Armed Forces Chief of Staff, said on Tuesday that enemies spend $100 billion annually to counter Islam and the Islamic Revolution.

  • zarif 2019-02-04 20:18

    ‘Zarif has said INSTEX is not related to FATF’

    TEHRAN – An MP said on Monday that Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that INSTEX (Instrument for Supporting Trade Exchanges) is not related to the Financial Action Task Force, ISNA reported.

  • Bundesweite Gründerinnenagentur (BGA) 2019-02-02 20:36

    Germany's federal agency welcomes European trade vehicle with Iran

    TEHRAN- Germany’s BGA trade association announced that the mechanism known as the Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges, or INSTEX, created by France, Germany and Britain to facilitate trade with Iran is legitimate and sends an important signal of Europe’s reliability as a trade partner, Reuters reported.

  • INSTEX is a disgrace: Iranian MP 2019-02-02 20:27

    INSTEX is a disgrace: Iranian MP

    TEHRAN – A member of the Majlis presiding board said on Saturday that INSTEX is in fact a disgrace on the Iranian nation and “it is not clear until when the administration wants to continue this disgrace.”

  • Zarif tweets out his support for INSTEX 2019-02-01 22:31

    Zarif tweets out his support for INSTEX

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday tweeted out his support for INSTEX, a new transaction channel that will allow companies to continue trading with Iran despite U.S. sanctions, and voiced Iran’s openness for “constructive engagement” with Europe.

  • Europe sets up transactions channel with Iran 2019-02-01 14:16

    Europe sets up transactions channel with Iran

    Several European countries have set up a new transaction channel that will allow companies to continue trading with Iran despite U.S. sanctions. The announcement was made on Thursday.