• Reza Ardakanian 2018-05-15 19:57

    Iran, Germany discuss drawing roadmap to boost co-op in water sector

    TEHRAN — Iran and Germany have called for devising a roadmap towards improving cooperation in water-related issues, especially governing transboundary waters as well as implementing wastewater management projects.

  • Peter Altmaier 2018-05-11 20:14

    Germany ready to help its firms keep doing business in Iran

    BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany is ready to help its firms continue doing business in Iran, its economy minister said on Friday.

  • Berlin wants U.S. stay in nuclear deal: Iranian envoy 2018-05-06 20:45

    Berlin wants U.S. stay in nuclear deal: Iranian envoy

    TEHRAN – The Iranian ambassador to Germany has said that Berlin prefers that the United States stay in the nuclear deal.

  • Trump Macron Merkel 2018-04-11 09:26

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Merkel facing the joint game of Trump and Macron

    TEHRAN - Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany, is to travel to the United States and visit Donald Trump, the controversial President of the U.S.

  • Squatters pushed out of former Iranian embassy in Bonn: spokesman 2018-03-18 09:11

    Squatters pushed out of former Iranian embassy in Bonn: spokesman

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi says the squatters who had occupied the former Iranian embassy in the German city of Bonn since March 8 have been forced to leave the premises.

  • تمرین تیم ملی فوتبال 2018-03-15 13:29

    Team Melli unchanged in FIFA rankings

    TEHRAN – Team Melli remained unchanged in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday.

  • German Ambassador to Iran Michael Klor-Berchtold 2018-02-28 07:40

    ‘Iran-Germany Science Day’ begins in Tehran

    TEHRAN – ‘Iran-Germany Science Day’ began in Tehran’s University of Science and Technology on Tuesday.

  • Iran, Germany ink nuclear safety deal 2018-02-17 20:13

    Iran, Germany ink nuclear safety deal

    TEHRAN – Officials from Iran and Germany on Sunday signed an agreement to promote cooperation between the two countries in the field of nuclear safety.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال ایران 2018-02-15 15:33

    Iran up to 33rd in latest FIFA world ranking

    Team Melli have moved up one spot to 33rd in the latest FIFA world ranking released on Thursday.

  • مرکل 2018-02-14 11:34

    By Ali Alemi

    Merkel’s mojo waning in Germany

    TEHRAN - The German Chancellor has conceded much to its rival party in the formation of a coalition government with the Social Democratic Party. Undoubtedly, few will remember Merkel as a powerful politician in Germany and Europe she once was, and there have been many reports on this issue.

  • Behind scaffolding poles, Sistani House is being restored in an undated photo. 2018-02-12 20:43

    18th-century Sistani House back to its former glory

    TEHRAN – Sistani House in southeast Iran has been fully restored to its former glory after a massive earthquake in 2003 razed the historic monument to the ground.

  • Merkel 2018-02-06 10:01

    By Saeed Sobhani

    Germans are losing power in Europe

    TEHRAN - Germans are deeply concerned about the prolongation of the process of forming a coalition government between the Social Democratic Party and the Christian Social Party.

  • مرکل 2018-02-03 10:15

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The chancellor loses her power

    TEHRAN - The situation remains foggy for Europe right now because Germany, as the prime country that has political and economic dominance, continues to suffer from the lack of an "incumbent government”.

  • Mohammad Ghaderi 2018-01-30 09:31

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Europe a bundle of contradictions on JCPOA

    Der Spiegel has recently published important news announced by diplomatic circles in Brussels. It said that Germany, France and Britain are aiming to impose new sanctions against the Islamic Republic of Iran. Diplomatic circles have told Der Spiegel that some Western powers intend to deal with Iran's alleged policy of “destabilizing the region”, as if the West hasn’t already up ended entire nations!

  • Masoumeh Ebtekar 2018-01-23 10:02

    Iranian, German businesswomen eye co-op opportunity

    TEHRAN – The Iranian vice president for women’s and family affairs and the chairwoman of Germany-the Middle East Friendship Association discussed the ways for boosting cooperation between Iranian and German businesswomen in the future.

  • Iran talk flags 2018-01-20 20:09

    Germany weighs new sanctions against Iran: report

    Germany is lobbying among European allies to agree new sanctions against Iran in an attempt to prevent U.S. President Donald Trump from terminating an international deal curbing Tehran’s nuclear program, Der Spiegel magazine reported on Saturday.

  • German ambassador enjoys ‘Ab Gusht cooking lesson’ 2018-01-20 09:55

    German ambassador enjoys ‘Ab Gusht cooking lesson’

    TEHRAN — Michael Klor-Berchtold, German ambassador to Tehran, posted a photo on his Twitter account on Thursday depicting him stirring Ab Gusht (Iranian stew made with lamb, chickpeas, white beans, onion, potatoes, and tomatoes, and dried lime) in a big pot.

  •  Philip Murphy 2018-01-19 08:39

    By Roland Nelles

    'Trump has already done tremendous damage': Murphy

    Philip Murphy, the former U.S. Ambassador to Germany, will be sworn in as New Jersey governor on Tuesday. In an interview, he attacks Donald Trump and his political style. But he also strikes an optimistic note, saying: “We'll get through it.”

  • Angela Merkel 2018-01-09 10:13

    By Saeed Sobhani 

    Barriers to the formation of a German coalition government

    TEHRAN - The talks in Germany have begun with the aim of forming a coalition government. However, some analysts believe that the coalition between the two Social-Democratic and Christian Democrats will not be easy. Even if this coalition is formed, in the future, we will see problems in the coalition government of Germany. However, Chancellor Angela Merkel seems to be the best option now to form a coalition with the Social Democrats.

  • Rudkhan Castle, called Qal’eh Rudkhan in Persian, is an ancient a military fortress situated in northern province of Gilan which is now a tourist destination especially during new year or summer holid 2018/01/06

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Redefining public holidays, weekends: how efficient is that?

    The notion of “too many public and unofficial holidays” in Iran has always been a matter of controversy among lawmakers and decision making bodies in the country but despite all the arguments no decisive action has been actually taken so far.

  • Iran-Germany 2018-01-02 09:23

    Germany going big on renewable energy co-op with Iran

    TEHRAN - German Energy Company Athos Solar has invested near €42.5 million in Iran’s renewable energy sector constructing 35 megawatts (MW) capacity of solar farms in Hamedan Province, west central Iran.

  •  Angela Merkel 2017-12-27 10:02

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    From Political Deadlock in Germany to Security Crisis in Europe

    TEHRAN _ While the outcome of the two Christian Democrats and Social Democrats' negotiations for a major coalition in Berlin is still unclear, the leader of the German Liberal Democratic Party, in controversial statements, has again essentially questioned the presence of Angela Merkel at the top of the country's governing equations.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال ایران 2017-12-21 19:11

    FIFA Rankings: Iran end 2017 in 32nd place

    Iran ended the year 2017 ranked No.32 in the world on the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday.

  • World Food Program 2017-12-19 21:10

    Germany sustains support for Afghan and Iraqi refugees in Iran

    TEHRAN – The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) welcomes a new contribution of €1 million (approximately US$1.2 million) from the Federal Republic of Germany that will be used to provide food assistance to 30,000 of the most vulnerable Afghan and Iraqi refugees living in settlements in the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • Waste management has come to a head 2017/12/11

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Waste management has come to a head

    TEHRAN — The issue of waste management in Iran has reached a critical stage and actions have to be taken in no time.

  • Merkel 2017-12-10 10:32

    By Hossein Yari 

    Fatal political talks for Merkel

    TEHRAN _ Recently, European leaders called on two top German politicians, Merkel and Steinmeier, to formulate a coalition government as soon as possible. The lack of a strong government in Germany has worried the European Union. Social Democrats and Christian Democrats are now entering a new stage in the formation of a coalition government in Berlin. Although the Social-Democratic Party has somewhat retreated from its previous position, a strong government will not be established in Berlin even if a coalition government is formed between the two Social Democratic and Christian Democrats.

  • Social Democrat Party 2017-12-03 10:33

    By Saeed Sobhani 

    Social Democrat Party Terms for Merkel

    TEHRAN _ Merkel has still failed to form a coalition government in Germany. The Social-Democratic Party has laid the groundwork for a coalition government against the Christian Democrats. Certainly, Merkel can not fulfill most of these conditions. On the other hand, the disputes between the two traditional German parties remain strong on various issues of domestic politics and foreign policy.

  • Angela Merkel 2017-12-03 10:09

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Merkel's Farewell to her time of power

    TEHRAN _ The Christian Democratic Party of Germany has begun negotiations to form a coalition government with its rival party, the Social Democrats. Many analysts and experts in European affairs agree that the re-emergence of a coalition between rival and traditional German parties will reduce the political power of Angela Merkel in the coming years. Particularly now that both parties disagree on issues such as the asylum seekers' crisis and the way of this country's presence in NATO.

  • German and Iranian restorers overhaul a piece of plasterwork at Charsou-Bozorg  2017-11-30 17:07

    Tehran’s Charsou-Bozorg under restoration after 40 years

    TEHRAN – A team of three Iranian and eight German restorers has commenced a project to bring Charsou-Bozorg – part of Tehran’s historic grand bazaar - back to its former glory. 

  • بازدید سفیر آلمان از خبرگزاری مهر 2017-11-29 09:07

    Exclusive Interview

    Non-nuclear concerns should not undermine JCPOA: German ambassador

    TEHRAN – Germany will continue to make it clear that concerns about nonnuclear issues should not be used as pretext to jeopardize the Iran deal, aka the JCPOA, Germany’s ambassador to Tehran says in an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times.