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  • Iranian parliamentary team visits Seoul 2018-09-09 20:18

    Iranian parliamentary team visits Seoul

    TEHRAN – An Iranian parliamentary delegation on Sunday left Tehran for Seoul, the South Korean capital. The visit took place upon an invitation by Chun Jungbae, chairman of the South Korea-Iran parliamentary friendship group.

  • Afghanistan 2018-09-02 09:44

    China not to deploy troops to Afghanistan

    TEHRAN - China has denied reports that it plans to deploy troops to Afghanistan, saying the neighboring countries are engaged merely in “normal military and security cooperation.”

  • Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Iran, Ryu Jeong-Hyun WFP Representative and Country Director in Iran, Negar Gerami 2018-08-26 09:29

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Global community should help Iran address refugee issues: S. Korean envoy

    Korea contributes $2.2m to WFP to support 30,000 Afghan refugees living in Iran

    TEHRAN — The issue of refugees in Iran is not the problem of a certain country, so definitely they need the assistance from the global community, ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Iran, Ryu Jeong-Hyun, said in an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times.

  • Mohammad Hassan Taherian 2018-08-26 09:27

    Tehran, Seoul discuss S.Korea’s presence in Iranian market

    TEHRAN- South Korean trade officials studied Iranian market capacities and their participation in this market after withdrawal of the U.S. from Iran nuclear deal in a meeting with Iranian their Iranian counterparts in South Korea on Saturday, IRNA reported.

  • Iran u18 basketball 2018-08-10 15:21

    Iran defeat S. Korea in FIBA U18 Asian Championship

    TEHRAN – Iran beat South Korea in the 2018 FIBA U18 Asian Championship on Friday.

  • نشست خبری کارلوس کی روش سرمربی تیم ملی فوتبال 2018-08-03 17:23

    Carlos Queiroz on South Korea’s radar

    TEHRAN – Iran coach Carlos Queiroz is among the candidates to replace Shin Tae-yong in South Korea national football team.

  • rouhani 2018-07-31 21:02

    Rouhani says Europe must express its position on JCPOA ‘transparently’

    Rouhani: Ball in European court

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that it is “very important” for Iran that the European Union take a “transparent” step toward the 2015 nuclear agreement now that the U.S. has left the multilateral deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • تیم ملی بسکتبال 2018-07-20 02:48

    Iran defeat S. Korea at William Jones Cup

    TEHRAN – Iran B basketball team defeated South Korea 80-69 in Day 6 of the 2018 William Jones Cup in Taiwan on Thursday.

  • India 2018-07-05 13:12

    India agrees to offer tariff concessions to APTA member countries

    India has agreed to offer tariff concessions on at least 3,142 products to Asia Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA) member countries, which include Bangladesh, China, Laos, South Korea and Sri Lanka, said a statement issued by India’s Commerce Ministry.

  • Japan-Korea 2018-06-28 11:50

    Japan, S.Korea seeking waivers from U.S. sanctions on Iran’s oil

    TEHRAN – As Iran’s two major oil buyers, Japan and South Korea are in talks with the U.S. in order to get waivers over U.S. sanctions on Iran for buying crude oil from the country.

  • والیبال ایران و کره جنوبی 2018-06-23 01:13

    Iran beat S. Korea in Volleyball Nations League

    An energetic effort from Saber Kazemi overwhelmed Korea and provided plenty of cheer for enthusiastic local fans in the FIVB Volleyball Nations League on Friday.

  • Iran, Korea, Taiwan sign MOUs on book fair 2018-06-22 19:31

    Iran, Korea, Taiwan sign MOUs on book fair

    TEHRAN – The Iran Cultural Fairs Institute (ICFI) has signed memorandums of understanding with the Seoul International Book Fair (SIBF) and Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE).

  • Zarif receives new British, South Korean ambassadors 2018-05-28 07:07

    Zarif receives new British, South Korean ambassadors

    TEHRAN – New British and South Korean ambassadors met separately on Sunday with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and submitted copies of their credentials to him, IRNA reported.

  • qassemi 2018-04-28 20:08

    Iran welcomes normalization of ties between Koreas

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Friday that Tehran welcomes efforts by leaders of South and North Korea to reduce tension and normalize ties.

  • دیدار رهبران دو کره 2018-04-27 14:59

    Leaders of Koreas agree to complete denuclearization, efforts to build peace

    The leaders of South Korea and North Korea reaffirmed their commitment to the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula Friday, while also agreeing to reduce their conventional weapons pending the outcome of their joint efforts to reduce military tension and promote a lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula.

  • Iranian ambassador to South Korea Hassan Taherian 2018-04-25 20:49

    Iranian ambassador welcomes planned inter-Korea summit

    TEHRAN - The Iranian ambassador to Seoul has welcomed moves to de-escalate tension on the Korean peninsula and welcomed a plan by leaders of South and North Korea to meet on Friday. 

  • بسکتبال 2018-04-07 15:52

    Iran to play Lebanon for 7th place in FIBA U16 Asia

    TEHRAN – Iran suffered their second defeat in a row at the FIBA U16 Asia Championship on Saturday.

  • پیست اسکی تاریک دره همدان 2018-02-25 18:18

    PyeongChang 2018: Iran names team

    Iran National Paralympic Committee has announced the team for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.

  • کره جنوبی و شمالی 2018-02-09 21:56

    By M.A. Saki

    Time ripe for Korean breakthrough

    TEHRAN - A unique opportunity has been created for deescalating tension on the Korean peninsula as Pyongyang on Friday sent a delegation - led by North Korea's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam - to Pyeongchang to attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

  • سفارت کره 2018-01-31 10:06

    Ambassador of the Republic of Korea hosts Iranian skiers

    Kim Seung-ho, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Iran held a dinner reception at his residence on Jan 29 for four alpine and cross-country skiers and their head coaches who will take part in the Olympic Winter Games 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea, February 9-25. He also invited Mr. Shahrokh Shahnazi, Secretary General of National Olympic Committee of the Islamic Republic of Iran and Mr. Seyyedabdi Eftekhari, President of Skiing Federation in order to further discuss issues of common interest and boost bilateral cooperation in the field of sports between the Republic of Korea and the Islamic Republic of Iran. 

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-01-27 09:38

    Iran sympathizes with South Korea over fire incident

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Friday expressed sympathy with South Korea after a fire incident at a hospital in the country claimed the lives of at least 37 people.