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  • The ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Tehran, Yu Jang Hian 2018-12-02 12:12

    S. Korea, Iran will continue trade in next decades: envoy 

    TEHRAN – The ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Tehran has asserted the ongoing partnership between Iran and South Korea in business and trade will continue in the next decades.

  • Yu Jang Hian 2018-12-01 19:59

    Ambassador says Tehran, Seoul to expand ties

    TEHRAN - In an interview with IRNA published on Saturday, South Korea’s ambassador to Iran Ryu Jeong-Hyun said that South Korean companies will continue their partnership with Iranian sides, and that economic and commercial cooperation between the two countries will expand.

  • 1st Joint Conference on Iran-South Korea Business Opportunities 2018-11-29 01:07

    ICCIMA hosts Iran-S. Korea business opportunities conference

    TEHRAN- The 1st Joint Conference on Iran-South Korea Business Opportunities was held at the place of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) on Tuesday, the portal of ICCIMA reported.

  • Iran oil 2018-11-25 20:30

    Receiving waivers, Iran’s Asian customers ready to resume oil imports

    TEHRAN – After receiving waiver over U.S. sanctions on Iran’s oil industry, the country’s biggest oil customers in Asia, namely China, India, Japan and South Korea have announced readiness for resuming oil imports from Iran.

  • South Korea’s humanitarian aid for Kermanshah quake-stricken families 2018-11-22 10:46

    South Korea’s humanitarian aid for Kermanshah quake-stricken families

    TEHRAN – The government of South Korea has provided an assistance of relief items for families affected by Kermanshah earthquake, Shahaboldin Sabounchi, an official with the Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has announced.

  • Iran Oil 2018-11-19 22:04

    Japan, South Korea plan to resume Iran oil imports from January: sources

    Refiners in Japan and South Korea are looking to resume Iranian oil imports from January after receiving waivers from U.S. sanctions on Tehran, sources familiar with the matter said.

  • Iran-China 2018-11-17 23:13

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    How China is helping Iran skirt U.S. sanctions

    TEHRAN - Shortly after the Trump administration reimposed sweeping sanctions on the Islamic Republic of Iran, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made an important announcement. It was a calculated move to avoid a major embarrassment. The hawks in the power corridors of Washington had anticipated the backlash of sanctions on U.S. foreign policy with many global powers rebuffing Trump’s foolhardy move.

  • sadria 2018-11-04 20:31

    By Negar Asadi

    Khashoggi’s murder questions anti-Iran approach of Trump: scholar

    TEHRAN - Modjtaba Sadria, a prominent scholar, says that murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi questions the Trump administration’s tough approach towards Iran.

  • Iran South Korea 2018-10-30 20:32

    South Korea asks U.S. for 'maximum flexibility' on Iran sanctions waiver

    South Korea has asked the United States for “maximum flexibility” on its request for a waiver to prevent South Korean companies from being affected by renewed U.S. sanctions against Iran, the foreign ministry said.

  • India 2018-10-11 16:53

    India ranks low on ‘inequality index’

    TEHRAN - India ranks among the bottom ten countries in a new worldwide index released on Tuesday by UK-based charity Oxfam International on the commitment of different nations to reduce inequalities.

  • India-Pakistan 2018-10-10 21:00

    ‘Heatwave to affect people in India, Pakistan’

    TEHRAN - The climate change is real and it is illustrated by the heat wave conditions spreading like a plague in India and Pakistan. According to a new research, it can have dangerous consequences in these two countries in near future.

  • 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.