• U.S. economy on decline 2021/12/05

    By Martin Love

    In truth the U.S has become a weak and therefore dangerous country…

    Average Americans with any sense of what the U.S. government is doing, especially overseas, are generally horrified withal but have little found power to push change.

  • raisi 2021-11-03 22:22

    No impasse in solving problems: Raisi

    TEHRAN — President Ebrahim Raisi says there is no impasse in resolving the problems facing the country and the all government bodies must act in a coordinated and systematic way so that the actions are complementary to each other in the moves toward countering the problems.

  • Time to ‘fully develop’ tourism economy in Ilam province, Iranian president says 2021-09-25 18:53

    Time to ‘fully develop’ tourism economy in Ilam province, Iranian president says

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi has urged his administration to make extra efforts to fully develop the tourism-related economy in Ilam province.

  • Meeting 2021-09-07 19:16

    Iran FM meets members of Iran Chamber of Commerce

    TEHRAN - The first consultation forum of the Foreign Ministry and Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Mines was held on Monday with Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian, his deputy for economic diplomacy and directors general of the ministry playing host

  • Promoting tourism economy a major priority of government: Raisi 2021-08-30 18:51

    Promoting tourism economy a major priority of government: Raisi

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi has said his administration is planning to promote the tourism economy as one of the major priorities of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts during his tenure, CHTN reported on Sunday.

  • Leader 2021-08-29 11:35

    Leader: Diplomacy should not be tied to nuclear issue

    TEHRAN — Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Saturday that diplomacy should not be tied to the nuclear dispute with the United States.

  • Lebanon 2021/08/27

    By Abir Bassam

    What about our way of life?

    When French citizens were attacked and stabbed in Nice by terrorists, the European community was in enormous fear.

  • Speaker 2021-07-27 21:24

    Iran Majlis speaker arrives in Syria for economic talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf arrived in Damascus on Tuesday for talks to boost economic cooperation between Tehran and Damascus. 

  • lebanon 2021/07/13

    By Abir Bassam

    It is about time to…    

    On Sunday, published an Israeli declaration that was broadcasted on its media.

  • Santosh Mehrotra 2021-07-07 18:56

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Tehran, Delhi can play pivotal role to stabilize Afghanistan: Indian academic

    TEHRAN – An Indian professor says that India and Iran can cooperate to have a regional role in establishing peace in Afghanistan.

  • Russia Lebanon 2021/07/07

    By Abir Bassam

    The Russian bear in Lebanon

    It turned out that the Biden-Putin summit on May 16 has established a wider effect than anyone would expect.

  • Sanjay Kapoor 2021-07-04 18:31

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Iran-China partnership can be game-changer, says Indian journalist

    TEHRAN - Editor of Delhi's Hardnews magazine says that the Iran-China partnership is a game-changer as it ends U.S. ability to pressure Iran.

  • lebanon 2021/06/06

    By Yanis Iqbal

    Lebanon's financial meltdown

    The Lebanese pound has depreciated about 90% in the past 18 months, driving annual food inflation to 400%, erasing salaries and savings, and pushing more than half the nation into poverty. All this comes at a time when the country is battling the devastation wrought by COVID-19, as well as the ravages from the 2020 Beirut blast.

  • komeijani 2021-05-30 21:33

    Komeijani replaces Hemmati as CBI governor

    TEHRAN — The cabinet officially thanked Abdolnasser Hemmati for his services at the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) and appointed Akbar Komeijani, his deputy, as his successor.

  • Chang Hua 2021/05/01

    By Chang Hua, Chinese Ambassador to Iran

    China's economy gets off to a good start

    According to the statistics recently released by China's National Bureau of Statistics, China's GDP increased by 18.3% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2021.

  • Biden 2021-02-02 21:47

    American bottleneck

    TEHRAN – The Biden administration has now made it clear that it expects Iran to make the first move to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. On the other hand, Iran has also said that it expects Washington to break from the failed policies of the Trump administration and return to the nuclear deal.

  • china-US 2020/11/27

    By Chris Ogden

    Implications of the U.S. election on U.S.-China relations

    The last four years have been one of the most tumultuous periods in modern China-U.S. relations. U.S. President Donald Trump has been the critical catalyst of this upheaval as he has oscillated between presenting China as a valued partner in international affairs, to it being a pariah that needs to be ever more constrained.

  • Jon R. Taylor 2020-11-27 12:56

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    China, Russia have interest in improving Iran’s economy, military: Texas University professor 

    TEHRAN – Describing Iran’s relationship with China and Russia as “partnership” rather than “alliance”, an American professor says that both China and Russia share an interest in improving Iran’s economic capacities and opposing U.S. policies against Iran.

  • Deputy Speaker 2020-11-15 23:49

    Iranian government should boost ties with the East: senior MP

    TEHRAN – Seyed Amirhossein Ghazizdeh, the deputy speaker of the Iranian Parliament, called on the government of Hassan Rouhani to strengthen Iran’s relations with the East instead of tying the interest of the country to the United States presidential election.

  • Amouei 2020-10-26 15:53

    Iran has found ways to circumvent U.S. sanctions: MP

    TEHRAN – Abolfazl Amouei, the spokesman for the Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, said on Monday that Iran has found ways to get around U.S. sanctions and tackle economic challenges.

  • Rouhani 2020-10-20 21:08

    Parliament drops plan to impeach Rouhani

    TEHRAN – After days of a political tug-of-war between proponents and opponents of the plan to impeach President Hassan Rouhani, the Iranian Parliament has announced that it will not proceed with the plan.

  • Rouhani 2020-10-06 22:59

    Rouhani calls on countries to ignore U.S. sanctions

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has called on the global community to disregard U.S. sanctions and to avoid being complicit in “U.S. inhumane measures” against Iran, according to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).

  • Jahangiri 2020-10-04 22:13

    U.S. seeking collapse of Iranian economy: vice president

    TEHRAN – First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri has denounced the U.S. “unprecedented” pressure on Iran, saying the main goal of the pressure was to bring the Iranian economy to collapse.

  • Hakan 2020-09-02 22:05

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Turkish economist predicts increase in economic cooperation between Tehran and Ankara 

     TEHRAN -  Hakan Topkurulu, a Turkish economic expert, believes that there are a lot of countries with different political views in Eurasia, but all of them, including Iran and Turkey, share common interests that push them toward strengthening their cooperation.

  • Hassan Rouhani 2020-08-31 21:36

    Iran prioritizes expanding strategic ties with neighbors: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that Iran prioritizes expansion of strategic ties with neighboring countries, especially in economic area.

  • Saudi 2020/08/12

    By Salman Parviz

    Saudi austerity measures: an end to lavish times?

    Kingdom boosts taxes to make up for lower oil revenues, risks fueling discontent

    The Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic has spread around the world with lightning speed, surprising most governments, and pushing the global economy in deep recession. The collapse of oil prices, hovering just over $40 a barrel, has especially pushed the world's largest crude exporter's economy deeper into the abyss.

  • Iran-China 2020-08-11 15:07

    Marzieh Motahhari

    Iran-China deal: The U.S. is defied

    The Iran-China deal has been drawing a lot of attention. The yet-to-be finalized 25-year partnership has been strongly criticized by American officials, as it seems to threaten U.S. interests and hegemony, particularly in the West Asia region.

  • Rouhani 2020-08-10 22:16

    Decision made to counter oil sanctions, redirect liquidity

    TEHRAN – At a meeting of the Supreme Council of Economic Coordination attended by heads of the three branches of government on Monday afternoon, it was decided to draw up plans to counter oil embargo and redirect the high liquidity, which is partly blamed for the high inflation rate.

  • Shamkhani 2020-08-09 19:23

    Iran will overcome challenges through solidarity, resistance: official

    TEHRAN - Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council said on Sunday that Iran will overcome the existing challenges by doubling down on national solidarity and active resistance.

  • Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Minister Ali-Asghar Mounesan speaks in an undated photo. 2020-08-05 13:22

    Corona is a reality but it cannot stop traveling, tourism minister says

    TEHRAN – Iran’s tourism minister on Tuesday said that it is true that the coronavirus pandemic is a [bitter] reality but it cannot bring traveling to a complete standstill.