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VP Jahangiri urges FM to draft Iran-China ties expansion plan

VP Jahangiri urges FM to draft Iran-China ties expansion plan

TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian First Vice-President Es’hagh Jahangiri ordered the Iranian foreign ministry to draft the plan for expanding bilateral trade and economy ties between Iran and China.The meeting to discuss strategies to expand economy and trade relations with China was held on Monday in Tehran chaired by Iranian First Vice-President Es’hagh Jahangiri. The Iranian...

China’s president offers condolences to Iran over plane crash

China’s president offers condolences to Iran over plane crash

TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (Press Shia) – Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a condolence message to Iranian President over the plane crash which killed all the passengers and the crew onboard.The Aseman Arlines plane was flying from Tehran to the southern city of Yasuj when it crashed just 14 miles away from its destination, with 66 passengers and crew onboard presumed to be dead. Other head of...

1st VP congratulates China on Lunar New Year

1st VP congratulates China on Lunar New Year

TEHRAN, Feb. 15 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran's first vice president in a message congratulated Chinese people and prime minister on New Year, hoping the two countries would expand bilateral, regional and international relations.The Lunar New Year, which will kick off on Feb. 16, is East Asia's most important holiday season. The festival, also known as Chinese New Year, can be described as...

3 bodies recovered from Sanchi oil tanker return home

3 bodies recovered from Sanchi oil tanker return home

TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (Press Shia) – The bodies of three crew members of the Iranian oil tanker 'Sanchi' which sank off east coast of China arrived home early on Wednesday.The bodies of three identified crew members, Milad Aravi, Majid Naghian and Mohammad Kavousi, returned home early on Wednesday. A number of government and Army officials, as well as the families of Sanchi martyrs, offered their...

Sunken tanker black boxes delivered to Iran

Sunken tanker black boxes delivered to Iran

TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization announced on Tuesday that it has received both black boxes for sunken Sanchi oil tanker, adding the data has remained untouched. The deputy director of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization Hadi Haghshenas, who was attending a ceremony to commemorate the 40th day after the death of the Iranian sailors who lost...

Bodies of 3 Iranian sailors to be flown to home tomorrow

Bodies of 3 Iranian sailors to be flown to home tomorrow

TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (Press Shia) – The bodies of 3 Iranian crew members who lost their lives in Sanchi oil tanker incident last month will be flown to Tehran on Tuesday night. Iran’s General Consul in Shanghai Alireza Irvash told IRIB News Agency that all the necessary measures have been taken to transfer the three corpuses to Tehran from Shanghai later on Tuesday. The...

Bodies of 3 Iranian sailors to be flown home tomorrow

Bodies of 3 Iranian sailors to be flown home tomorrow

TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – The bodies of 3 Iranian crew members who lost their lives in Sanchi oil tanker incident last month will be flown to Tehran on Tuesday night. Iran's Consul General in Shanghai Alireza Irvash told IRIB News Agency that all the necessary measures have been taken to transfer the three corpuses to Tehran from Shanghai later on Tuesday. The...

China ready to invest in Iran’s high-speed rail projects

China ready to invest in Iran’s high-speed rail projects

TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (Press Shia) – Head of Iran-China Friendship Parliamentary Group, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, said Chinese officials have voiced their full support for JCPOA and readiness to invest in Iran in opposition to US undermining efforts.The Chairman of Iran’s Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, who also chairs Iran-China Friendship Parliamentary...

China voices commitment to Iran nuclear deal

China voices commitment to Iran nuclear deal

TEHRAN, Feb. 8 (Press Shia Agency) – China fully supports the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), said Foreign Minister Wang Yi, in a meeting with the Chairman of Iran’s Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi."China fully supports the JCPOA on the Iranian nuclear program and believes that all interested countries should cooperate to ensure the...

US assumptions about China's nuclear development absurd

US assumptions about China's nuclear development absurd

TEHRAN, Feb. 04 (Press Shia Agency) – The Chinese Defense Ministry expressed its objection on Sunday to the "absurd" assumptions made in the US Nuclear Posture Review about the country's plans to increase its nuclear weapons capability."The US Defense Department published the country's nuclear doctrine, which contained absurd assumptions on China's development plans, exaggerating the threat of...