• David Tavakoli 2020-11-01 15:45

    David Tavakoli changes mind to join Tractor

    TEHRAN - Iranian-Norwegian forward David Tavakoli has changed his mind to join Iranian club Tractor.

  • Hassan Rouhani 2020-01-21 20:32

    Iran’s new ambassadors to 13 countries meet president

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani met on Tuesday with new ambassadors of Iran to Belgium, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Belarus, Armenia, Serbia, South Africa, Nigeria, Kyrgyzstan, Sri Lanka, Mauritania and Croatia.

  • INSTEX 2019-11-29 17:04

    By staff and agency

    Six European countries to join INSTEX

    Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden issued a joint statement on Friday, announcing becoming shareholders of the Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX).

  • Zarif to visit Kuwait, Finland, Sweden, Norway 2019-08-16 17:32

    Zarif to visit Kuwait, Finland, Sweden, Norway

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif plans to visit Kuwait and the three Scandinavian countries of Finland, Sweden and Norway in the upcoming days.

  • Europe might give up on saving JCPOA, ex-envoy says 2019-06-10 19:50

    Europe might give up on saving JCPOA, ex-envoy says

    TEHRAN – Iran’s former ambassador to Norway has warned that Europe might give up on saving the 2015 nuclear pact and the financial mechanism of Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX), which was established to do business with Iran.

  • falahatpisheh 2019-05-29 22:38

    Senior MP criticizes European ‘neutrality’ on nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iranian Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Committee Chairman Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh has said Europeans are acting passively preserving the 2015 nuclear deal, calling their approach to the agreement “neutral”.

  • Iran, Norway to enhance co-op in environmental issues 2019-05-14 22:02

    Iran, Norway to enhance co-op in environmental issues

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Department of Environment (DOE) chief, Issa Kalantari, and Norway’s ambassador to Iran, Lars Nordum, discussed increased cooperation on environmental issues during a meeting held on Monday.

  • Iran-India-oil 2019-05-02 02:48

    By M.A. Saki

    With or without sanctions, Iran needs to say goodbye to oil money

    Except Norway, almost all oil producing countries have made themselves more or less reliant on oil money.

  • The role of welfare state in Norway  2019-04-28 10:29

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The role of welfare state in Norway 

    TEHRAN - Norway is located in Northern Europe and is one of the Nordic countries and a member of NATO. The country has long borders with Sweden and in other sides with Finland.30% of the workforces in Norway are working in the public sector, which rate is highest among the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (Statistics Norway, 2014: 24). The Norwegian government is large owners in key industries such as the strategic petroleum sector (Statoil), hydroelectric power generation (Statkraft), aluminum production (Norsk Hydro), the largest Norwegian bank (DNB), and telecommunications service provider round (Telenor). Through these big companies, government controls about 30% of the shares in the Oslo Stock Exchange.

  • Scandinavian political economy 2019-04-23 13:26

    By Hadi Ajili and Hanif Ghaffari

    Scandinavian political economy

    TEHRAN - Study on international political economy of two countries, Sweden and Norway, in international interactions allows us to examine political economy of these two countries as the case study for further understanding of macro patterns of international political economy.

  • Norway backs full implementation of nuclear deal: ambassador 2018-01-24 11:19

    Norway backs full implementation of nuclear deal: ambassador

    TEHRAN – The Norwegian ambassador to Tehran on Tuesday voiced his country’s resolve to support the 2015 nuclear deal, calling for further development of trade ties between the two countries.

  • Britain 2018-01-20 04:29

    By Joe Odell

    Britain should take inspiration from Norway's principled stance on the UAE

    The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs recently announced it has suspended sales of arms and ammunition to the United Arab Emirates.

  • Chris Cook 2017-12-25 14:42

    By Chris Cook

    Advice from Oslo

    At this time of the year in Oslo it is the custom to give unsolicited presents and as an Anglo-Dane on holiday in Oslo it is my pleasure to extend to the people of Tehran my compliments of the season and to present some unsolicited advice on one of my favourite subjects – transport.

  • Norway 2017-12-19 08:02

    Iran’s first FLNG deal with Norway on hold

    TEHRAN – Iranian parliament’s energy committee has put the country’s FLNG deal with Norwegian Hemla Vantage on hold due to some issues regarding the contract terms, ISNA reported on Monday.

  • Wegger Christian Strommen 2017-11-25 09:10

    JCPOA good chance for expanding Norway’s economic ties with Iran

    TEHRAN- Secretary general of Norway's Ministry of Foreign Affairs called implementation of Iran’s nuclear deal- known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)- a good opportunity for Norway to boost economic bonds with Iran, IRNA reported.