• A celadon bowl dating back to Safavid era (1501–1736) 2019-07-14 21:05

    Chinese museum to showcase celadons from Iran, other countries

    TEHRAN – On Saturday, a collection of centuries-old celadons, on loan from the National Museum of Iran, reached Beijing’s Palace Museum, which is to host a vast exhibit of such potteries from several countries.

  • Some 600,000 visited “The Splendor of Asia” within a month 2019-06-16 21:45

    Some 600,000 visited “The Splendor of Asia” within a month

    TEHRAN – Some 600,000 people have so far toured the major exhibit “The Splendor of Asia” within less than a month from its opening ceremony at Beijing’s National Museum of China, Mehr reported on Saturday.

  • Washington and Beijing 2019-05-20 10:46

    By Saeed Sobhani

    The economic struggle between Washington and Beijing continues

    The controversy between the United States and China over commercial matters continues. The conflict is so widespread that other international actors, such as the European Union, Japan and South Korea, have also been involved. The fact is that Donald Trump's economic approach is rooted in his views on issues such as international trade and economics.

  • A visitor tours “The Splendor of Asia: An Exhibition of Asian Civilizations” at the National Museum of China in Beijing, May 13, 2019. 2019-05-14 22:23

    Landmark exhibit celebrates Asia’s cultural richness

    TEHRAN – On Monday, at Beijing’s National Museum of China, doors opened on a major exhibition titled “The Splendor of Asia: An exhibit of Asian Civilizations,” that is aimed to present a wealth and diversity of cultural heritage across the Asian continent.

  •  Tourists visit The National Museum of Iran in Tehran 2019-05-13 20:05

    Beijing to host loan exhibit from National Museum of Iran

    TEHRAN – The National Museum of China, which flanks the eastern side of Tiananmen Square in Beijing, is to showcase a loan collection of relics from the National Museum of Iran.

  • china-US 2019-05-08 12:05

    By Hanif Ghaffari 

    Beijing stands in front of the White House

    The economic challenge of the United States and China has entered a new phase. While, until about a week ago, American and Western media spoke of the Washington-Beijing economic agreement in the near future, we are now seeing a sharpening of trade disputes between the two US and China. Many analysts believe that as long as the trump at the head of the US political and economic equation, this trend will continue.

  • RF spotlights higher-quality opening-up 2019-05-01 11:08

    By Ei Sun Oh 

    RF spotlights higher-quality opening-up

    The second Belt and Road Forum (BRF) for International Cooperation concluded in Beijing over the weekend, perhaps with results that went beyond the expectations of many observers. President Xi Jinping's speech at the opening ceremony echoed both the yearnings among many countries along the route of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) for "two-way traffic" in BRI dealings as well as the continuation of free trade. 

  • BRF shows China’s open-mindedness 2019-04-29 12:15

    BRF shows China’s open-mindedness

    The Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) ended Saturday in Beijing. Leaders who attended the forum signed a joint communiqué and reached several achievements. The forum further expanded the influence of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and boosted people's confidence in this cooperation mechanism.

  • Beijing vows to defend business amid U.S.' reported plans to end Iran oil waivers 2019-04-22 17:04

    Beijing vows to defend business amid U.S.' reported plans to end Iran oil waivers

     Beijing stands against the United States’ unilateral restrictions against Iran and will take every effort to defend interests of national companies doing legal business with the Islamic republic, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said on Monday, commenting on Washington’s reported plans to scrap oil sanctions waivers.

  • Beijing's meaningful message to Washington 2019-04-22 11:09

    By Saied Sobhani

    Beijing's meaningful message to Washington

    TEHRAN - Although Donald Trump, president of the United States, is trying to identify himself as a winner of the economic and security dispute with China, the evidence suggests that Beijing is still playing a powerful role in the conflict.

  • Iran highlighting tourist attractions in Beijing  2019-04-18 00:49

    Iran highlighting tourist attractions in Beijing 

    TEHRAN – Iran has joined the 25th China tourism exhibition, which opened to the public on Tuesday, with an eye on attracting more Chinese travelers to the Islamic Republic.

  • larijani 2019-02-19 22:24

    Iranian parliament speaker visits Beijing, pushes for strong ties with China

    TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said on Tuesday that Iran is ready to boost ties with China in various areas.

  • ظریف و وانگ ئی 2019-02-19 20:05

    Majlis speaker pushes for strong ties with China 

    In Beijing, Zarif lauds Iran’s ‘comprehensive strategic partnership’ with China 

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif who traveled to China on Tuesday, accompanying a delegation that includes Iranian Parliament speaker Ali Larijani and Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh, said Tehran values “comprehensive strategic partnership” with Beijing.

  • 40 years of China’s open-door economic policy and great changes 2019-01-11 14:37

    By Reza Amouei 

    40 years of China’s open-door economic policy and great changes

    China held a grand gathering on December 18, 2018, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the country's reform and opening-up in Beijing, a great revolution that has changed the destiny of the Chinese nation and the world that began in 1978.

  • China Ambassador to Tehran Pang Sen 2018-10-28 17:14

    By Javad Heirannia & Maryam Khormaei

    Beijing supports full membership of Iran in Shanghai Cooperation Organization: Ambassador 

    More work needed to strengthen China-Iran comprehensive strategic partnership

    TEHRAN - China Ambassador to Tehran Pang Sen hailed the deeply-rooted relations between the two nations. But while expressing support for Iran's full membership in SCO, he underlined the need for more work to strengthen the comprehensive strategic partnership.

  • oil revenues 2018-08-03 19:02

    China rejects U.S. request to cut Iran oil imports

    The U.S. has been unable to persuade China to cut Iranian oil imports, according to two officials familiar with the negotiations, dealing a blow to President Donald Trump’s efforts to isolate the Islamic Republic after his withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear accord.

  • Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying 2018-06-09 21:49

    Beijing says to continue economic cooperation with Tehran

    The Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson has announced that Beijing will continue economic cooperation with Iran.

  • Iran-China 2018-05-17 10:15

    Beijing hosts 1st meeting of Iranian, Chinese Traders Council

    TEHRAN- The first meeting of Iranian and Chinese Traders Council was held in Beijing with participation of the representatives of 170 Iranian and Chinese companies, the website of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) reported on Tuesday.

  • Zarif to visit Beijing and Moscow before departing to Brussels for JCPOA talks 2018-05-12 06:25

    Zarif to visit Beijing and Moscow before departing to Brussels for JCPOA talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is scheduled to first visit Beijing and Moscow and then fly to Brussels for consultations on the nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Pakistani Gwadar Port 2018-04-28 09:40

    By Vahid Pourtajrishi, Elaheh Shirvani

    Pakistani Gwadar Port, a double-edged sword for Iran

    TEHRAN – Gwadar Port of Pakistan as the key factor and heart of CPEC could be assumed as a serious competitor against the Iranian Chabahar Port or a chance for Tehran to expand its commercial relations with Beijing.

  • Hanif Ghaffari 2018-04-27 13:41

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Beijing and Moscow Standing against the West

    TEHRAN - Russia and China are considered among the important players in the international system. The two countries played a key role in conducting nuclear talks between Iran and the P5+1 members as well.

  • لاوروف در کنفرانس مونیخ 2018-04-06 21:15

    Moscow, Beijing oppose revision of JCPOA: Lavrov

    Moscow and Beijing oppose attempts to revise the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) - the official name for the nuclear deal - as it may undermine long-standing global efforts in this area, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following talks in Moscow with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on Thursday.

  • North Korea 2017-08-09 19:31

    By Jennifer Lind

    Will Trump's hardball tactics work on China and North Korea?

    As North Korea develops an intercontinental nuclear capability, President Donald Trump has veered from forbearance to frustration regarding China's role.

  • Trump-China 2017-04-05 02:14

    By Christopher Green

    Why China won't buy Trump's North Korea bluster

    U.S. President Donald Trump has sent Xi Jinping a clear message before the two meet in Florida later this week.

  • seminar on the Persian poet Sadi 2017-01-03 19:40

    Chinese university to host seminar on Sadi, Confucius 

    TEHRAN – A seminar on the Persian poet Sadi (C. 1213-1291) and Chinese philosopher Confucius (551-479 BC) will be held in Beijing, China on January 8 and 9.

  • Iranian cultural products 2016-11-21 18:13

    Center offering Iranian cultural products opens in Beijing

    TEHRAN – A center offering art and cultural products from Iran opened in the Chinese capital of Beijing on Monday.

  • AIIB 2016-11-16 18:16

    AIIB ready to finance Iran’s infrastructure projects

    TEHRAN – The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is ready to finance infrastructure projects in Iran, the bank’s president said on Wednesday.

  • MMS53.jpg 2016-08-24 18:27

    Beijing fair pulls books by Iranian authors

    TEHRAN -- The organizers of the 23rd Beijing International Book Fair removed copies of two books by Iranian authors from the stand of Candle and Fog Publishing House, the London-based Iranian publisher, on Tuesday.