posted tages with "JCPOA"

Rouhani calls for more active Chinese role in ME

Rouhani calls for more active Chinese role in ME

TEHRAN, Oct. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has hailed Chinese initiative to revive historical Silk Road where Iran would find its place in the traditional trade route.President Rouhani is in a tour of Southeast Asian counties and participated in Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) on Sunday, where he also received Chinese Vice-President Li Yuanchao to discuss bilateral relations...

Efforts initiated for deepening Tehran-Kuala Lumpur ties in 2016

Efforts initiated for deepening Tehran-Kuala Lumpur ties in 2016

TEHRAN, Oct. 07 (Press Shia) – At the joint presser with Malaysian PM Razak, President Rouhani of Iran recounted the areas agreed upon between Iran and Malaysia for expansion of cooperation.“We make the year of 2016 the year of movement in developing and strengthening the joint relations in areas of economy, politics, science, and culture,” said President Hassan Rouhani of the Islamic...

Foreign Ministry promotes scientific, technological cooperation

Foreign Ministry promotes scientific, technological cooperation

TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (Press Shia) – Deputy-FM for European and American Affairs has said Foreign Ministry has promoted initiatives to encourage technological ties between Iran and the rest of the world.Majid Takht Ravanchi who was addressing a meeting of envoys and missions of 31 countries on the sidelines of the 9th  International Nanotechnology Festival and Exhibition, believed that in the...

Jason Rezaian’s lawsuit against Iran ‘injudicious’

Jason Rezaian’s lawsuit against Iran ‘injudicious’

TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (Press Shia) – A Principlist parliamentarian has criticized Jason Rezaian’s filing of a lawsuit for his alleged unjust arrest as ‘a pretext to for a new wave of stealing nation’s assets in the US.’Hossein Naghavi Hosseini, the spokesperson of Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, told reporters on Thursday that the court process which had led to...

Good news on joining ITER to be heard

Good news on joining ITER to be heard

TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – AEOI spokesperson has said there has been much progress in Iran’s efforts to join ITER as having observer status.Behrouz Kamalvandi told Iran’s state TV broadcaster IRIB that the good news of joining the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) project would be communicated to the public. “There has been much progress in AEOI’s...

Iran urges UN's more constructive approach in reporting, monitoring

Iran urges UN's more constructive approach in reporting, monitoring

TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Permanent Representative to UN Gholamali Khoshroo addressed the General Assembly on report presented by UNSG on work of the organization. Here is the full text of the statement by Khoshroo:  Mr. President Allow me to begin by thanking Mr. Secretary-General for his report on the work of the Organization. I would like to...

JCPOA achievements should be ‘spoken out’

JCPOA achievements should be ‘spoken out’

TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Javad Zarif has responded cases against him in Parliament where a Principalist representative contributed to much of the heated debate.Javad Karimi Ghoddousi, outspoken and famous for his criticism of JCPOA was in the forefront, criticizing Zarif’s conduct in JCPOA. He believed Zarif and his entourage in the Foreign Ministry had changed the major...

Letter to Mogherini ‘critique of JCPOA implementation’

Letter to Mogherini ‘critique of JCPOA implementation’

TEHRAN, Oct. 01 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Javad Zarif has said his last month’s letter to Federica Mogherini criticized the manner in which JCPOA wss implemented.Zarif told IRIB news center on Saturday that the letter voiced Iran’s deep concerns over implementation of the JCPOA which rendered Iran’s economy absolutely unaffected by any positive outcomes; “I felt the need for...

Zarif, Mogherini letter exchange ‘normal procedure’

Zarif, Mogherini letter exchange ‘normal procedure’

TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (Press Shia) – Iran’s FM spokesman said it is a completely normal procedure for Foreign Minister Zarif and EU Foreign Policy Chief Mogherini to exchange letters.Bahram Ghasemi confirmed that Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has sent a letter to EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini, adding “the exchange of such letters between these two sides is nothing...

EU–Iran Relations after Brexit

EU–Iran Relations after Brexit

TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (Press Shia Agency) – The decision by British voters to leave the European Union coincides with improving relations between Europe and Iran. Since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, Iran’s relationship with Europe’s major powers has been characterized by periods of economic cooperation followed by near-complete disengagement.The nuclear deal struck between Iran and world powers in...