• Iran considering to waive visas for D8 countries 2020-11-29 22:15

    Iran considering to waive visas for D8 countries

    TEHRAN – Iran is considering abolishing visa rules for passport holders from the group of Developing Eight (D8) countries.

  • Plate: the Sassanid king Yazdgard I, slaying a stag 2020-10-21 18:16

    Sasanians promoted Persian arts through trade, conquest, and diplomacy: experts

    TEHRAN - Under Sassanid rule (224 CE–651) Persian arts and architecture experienced a general renaissance. However, it made its way well beyond the vast borders of the longest-lived Persian dynasty, which at its greatest extent encompassed all of present-day Iran and Iraq and stretched from the eastern Mediterranean (including Anatolia and Egypt) to Pakistan, and from parts of southern Arabia to the Caucasus and Central Asia.

  • Denis Elter 2020/10/17

    By Dennis Etler 

    Yunnan meeting, a major step toward a comprehensive and constructive partnership

    The meeting of Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in the Chinese province of Yunnan bodes well for the future of Sino-Iranian relations. It is a little known fact that during the Yuan dynasty Shams al-Din, an Iranian from Bukhara, was appointed Yunnan's first provincial governor. The meeting of the two foreign ministers in Yunnan thus takes on added historical significance.

  • Iran Russia 2020-08-04 19:29

    New world order in 21st century: Iran, Russia and China are forming new bloc in the East

    TEHRAN - Defying U.S. unilateral sanctions, Iran, Russia and China are increasingly expanding their economic and political ties in a way that could lead to the formation of a new politico-economic bloc, former diplomats tell the Tehran Times.

  • Iran Economy 2020-05-03 17:19

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Tehran Times goes big on economy

    TEHRAN- Since its establishment in May of 1979, the Tehran Times, as Iran’s leading English-language newspaper, has been playing a significant role in the national economic development.

  • Gaddam Dharmendra 2019-08-17 20:26

    India’s ties with Iran not influenced by others: ambassador 

    TEHRAN – The Indian ambassador to Iran says that his country’s ties with Tehran will not be influenced by other countries.

  • UAE business 2019-08-09 21:02

    Abu Dhabi can’t afford to keep Iran out of Dubai

    TEHRAN – An economic commentator says the financial contribution of Iranians in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates’ business center, has been so large over the past years that Abu Dhabi, the Arab country’s political capital, would have to pay a heavy price to continue to keep Iranians out of Dubai under U.S. sanctions.

  • IME 2019-04-27 21:22

    Over $547m worth of commodities traded at IME in a week

    TEHRAN- During weekdays ending up to April 25, approximately, 351,034 million tons (MT) of commodities worth over $547.6 million were traded on Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME).

  • IME 2019-04-14 21:26

    Over $857m worth of commodities traded at IME in 2nd week of April

    TEHRAN- During weekdays ending up to April 11, while 698,399 million tons (MT) of commodities worth over $857 million were traded at Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME), the trading volume and value experienced growth of 577 percent and 479 percent, respectively.

  • U.S.-China trade war 2019-03-12 10:09

    Malaysia sides with China in U.S.-China trade war

    TEHRAN - In a major snub to the Trump administration, Malaysia says it would prefer to take sides with China over the U.S. if his country was forced to take sides in the trade war.

  • Modi-Trump 2019-03-06 22:06

    Trump’s next trade war with India; India’s preferential trade status ended

    TEHRAN - It is official: U.S. President Donald Trump’s next trade war is going to be with India, and his decision to end India’s preferential trade status bears testimony to that.

  • Trump-Modi 2019-02-17 10:36

    India, U.S. heading for a trade showdown

    TEHRAN - While the trade war between United States and China continues to escalate, tensions between Washington and New Delhi are also rising.

  • China-U.S. trade war 2019-02-07 01:43

    India to benefit from U.S.-China trade war

    TEHRAN - India is among the countries likely to benefit from the ongoing trade war between the world's top two economies – the U.S. and China – the United Nations (UN) has said in its latest report.

  • Trump-Xi 2019-02-04 23:24

    Xi, Trump likely to meet to discuss trade war

    TEHRAN - As the trade war between China and U.S. escalates, there is a likelihood of Donald Trump and Xi Jinping meeting in Vietnam, according to reports.