INSTEX

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  • nahavandian 2019-04-21 19:50

    ‘Iran to design mechanisms similar to INSTEX with Iraq, Syria, Turkey and China’

    TEHRAN - Vice President for Economic Affairs Mohammad Nahavandian has said that Iran plans to design mechanism similar to the European Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX) for financial transactions with Iraq, Syria, Turkey and China.

  • U.S.-EU 2019-04-16 11:30

    By M.A. Saki

    U.S. humiliates EU by calling INSTEX 'paper tiger'

    Gordon Sondland, the U.S. representative to the European Union, has in fact insulted and humiliated the Europeans by calling their special mechanism for trade with Iran, officially called INSTEX, a “paper tiger”.

  • zarif 2019-04-14 20:01

    Iran has notified EU on creation of similar mechanism to INSTEX: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iran has announced to the European Union the establishment of a corresponding institution to the Instrument for Supporting Trade Exchanges (INSTEX), Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday in a meeting with Vito Rosario Petrocelli, president of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Italian Senate.

  • zarif 2019-04-14 13:28

    Zarif warns Europeans must not imagine that Iran will wait for them

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned Europeans on Sunday that Tehran will not wait for them for too long to implement their mechanism for trade with Iran.

  • EU satisfied with creation of INSTEX: spokesperson 2019-04-13 20:45

    EU satisfied with creation of INSTEX: spokesperson

    TEHRAN – Maja Kocijancic, spokesperson for EU Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, has voiced satisfaction over the creation of INSTEX, a special purpose vehicle aimed at facilitating legitimate trade between European economic operators and Iran.

  • werner 2019-04-13 20:15

    Dutch ambassador says EU working to implement INSTEX

    TEHRAN – The Dutch Ambassador to Iran, Jacques Werner, has said that the European Union is seeking to implement the financial mechanism, known as INSTEX, for doing business with Iran.

  • سخنرانی رهبر معظم انقلاب در اجتماع زائران حرم مطهر رضوی 2019-03-21 18:29

    Leader likens European financial mechanism to a ‘bitter joke’

    TEHRAN - Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Leader of the Islamic Revolution, on Thursday likened the European financial mechanism for trade with Iran to a “bitter joke”.

  • European nations eager to join INSTEX: Belgian official 2019-03-18 21:53

    European nations eager to join INSTEX: Belgian official

    TEHRAN – The Belgian embassy’s commercial attaché to Tehran said European countries are willing to join the financial mechanism with Iran known as Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX), the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported.

  • Iranian, INSTEX officials meet on U.S. sanctions 2019-03-12 20:52

    Iranian, INSTEX officials meet on U.S. sanctions

    TEHRAN – Meetings have been kicked off in Tehran between Iranian experts and senior directors of the Instrument for Supporting Trade Exchanges (INSTEX), a new transaction channel that will allow companies to continue trading with Iran despite U.S. sanctions. 

  • European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini (R), greets Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif prior to a meeting in Brussels on Monday, March 16, 2015. (Photo by AP) 2019-03-12 15:40

    Former American generals, diplomats urge Trump to return to Iran nuclear deal

    More than 50 retired American generals and diplomats have called on the administration of President Donald Trump to return to the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, now that Tehran remains fully compliant with its end of the bargain.

  • falahat 2019-03-11 20:41

    Iran strongly resisting against sanctions: MP

    TEHRAN - Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee Chairman Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh said on Monday that Iran is strongly standing against sanctions imposed by the Donald Trump administration.

  • Italy Deputy FM 2019-03-10 20:52

    Italy looking into INSTEX membership

    TEHRAN – An Italian Foreign Ministry official says his country is reviewing details about the newly developed financial mechanism with Iran known as Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX) and is considering joining it.

  • The collapse of American empire is a warning to Europe 2019-03-09 09:52

    By Heshmatollah Rahnama 

    The collapse of American empire is a warning to Europe

    TEHRAN - The wars in Iraq, Syria, Yemen and threats and violence against Latin America, and imposition of sanctions on various nations, all can deface the United States and its unpopular policy in the international community, set to protect U.S. financial institutions.

  • araqchi 2019-03-06 21:50

    Araqchi urges Europe to take serious steps to save nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi has urged Europe to take more serious steps in keeping the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Araqchi says INSTEX is only one of the commitments of the Europeans 2019-03-06 20:24

    Araqchi says INSTEX is only one of the commitments of the Europeans

    JCPOA Joint Commission focuses on EU financial mechanism

    TEHRAN – The JCPOA Joint Commission held its 11th meeting in Vienna on Wednesday with the participation of the remaining parties to the international nuclear deal.

  • Iranians not trusting Europe over JCPOA: Kharrazi 2019-03-05 19:57

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Iranians not trusting Europe over JCPOA: Kharrazi

    TEHRAN – Kamal Kharrazi, chief of the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, said on Tuesday that Europe’s approach to the 2015 nuclear pact has caused Iranians to become more distrustful of Europe.

  • 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.