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China to continue coop. with Iran despite US JCPOA pullout

China to continue coop. with Iran despite US JCPOA pullout

TEHRAN, Jun. 17 (Press Shia) – WANG Yongzhong, analyst in Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) and Institute of World Economics and Politics (IWEP) said that US pullout from JCPOA has no effect on relationship between Tehran and Beijing.“Irrespective of paying attention to the US pressures, Beijing has still maintained its amicable ties with Tehran especially in the field of backing...

Measures taken to ease investment after US pullout

Measures taken to ease investment after US pullout

TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker said Tue. that certain measures have been taken to tackle the problems facing investment in Iran after the US pullout from the nuclear deal and the reinstatement of sanctions.Ali Larijani made the remarks at an unveiling ceremony of the book “The Economy of Iran in 2017” on Tuesday. “Considering the fact that the US acted in...

Parl. to hold session on PSA, Renault project suspension

Parl. to hold session on PSA, Renault project suspension

TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Parliament will be holding an extraordinary session this week to review the contracts on joint ventures between Iranian and French carmakers as the European side has suspended projects to avoid US sanctions.A member of Iranian Parliament’s Committee on Industries and Mines told Mehr News correspondent on Monday that an extraordinary session will...

Iran to seize Total’s investment revenues if it abandons project

Iran to seize Total’s investment revenues if it abandons project

TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (Press Shia) – A member of Parliament’s Energy Committee said Mon. that Iran would seize Total’s investment revenues if the French company fails to return to the South Pars project before the deadline. Speaking to Mehr News correspondent on Monday, Behrouz Nemati said Total has not yet officially left the South Pars 11 project, adding “as far as we know, the French energy...

Iran Air to receive 11 new planes by year-end

Iran Air to receive 11 new planes by year-end

TEHRAN, Jun. 05 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran Air (HOMA) CEO Farzaneh Sharafbafi announced Tue. that Iran Air will receive 8 new ATR and 3 new Airbus passenger planes by the end of 2018. “We expect to receive 8 new ATR 72-600 turboprops and 3 new Airbus passenger planes by the end of 2018,” said Iran Air (HOMA) CEO Farzaneh Sharafbafi on Tuesday. The Iranian aviation figure made the...

VIDEO: Leader says Iran won't accept 'distorted' JCPOA

VIDEO: Leader says Iran won't accept 'distorted' JCPOA

TEHRAN, Jun. 05 (Press Shia) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei on Mon. admonished some inside the country who were pushing for a "distorted" form of JCPOA imposed by foreign governments in fear that abandoning the nuclear agreement would entail war. "The West's dream regarding the JCPOA will not come true, and the Iranian nation and government will not tolerate being under...

Intl. scientific coop. not subject to sanctions: official

Intl. scientific coop. not subject to sanctions: official

TEHRAN, Jun. 01 (Press Shia Agency) – Director General of Research and Technology Development Office of the Ministry of Health and Medical Education Dr. Hossein Vatanpour said that Iran’s international scientific cooperation is not subject to the sanctions regime.He pointed to the joint scientific cooperation of the Islamic Republic of Iran with many countries in the world and said,...

Iran, India to use local currencies for bilateral trade

Iran, India to use local currencies for bilateral trade

TEHRAN, May 31 (Press Shia) – According to sources in oil industry, Iran and India have agreed to bolster bilateral trade using national currencies instead of US dollar which is exposed to Washington's economic pressures.Oil Industry sources have told the media that both countries are in consonance over the barter-like system, wherein Iran would allow India to make a portion of oil payments in...

US secondary sanctions targeting Iran economy

US secondary sanctions targeting Iran economy

TEHRAN, May 31 (Press Shia) – Mohammad Javad Larijani, the Secretary General of Iran's High Council for Human Rights, said on Wednesday that new US anti-Iran sanctions are aimed to inflict damage on Iranian economy.“The new anti-Iran sanctions imposed by US are targeting Iranian economy,” said Mohammad Javad Larijani, the Secretary General of Iran's High Council for Human Rights, on...

India not to support US unilateral anti-Iran sanctions: deputy FM

India not to support US unilateral anti-Iran sanctions: deputy FM

TEHRAN, May 29 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Deputy FM Gholamreza Ansari said that during the Monday visit of FM Zarif to New Delhi, the Indians assured Iran that they will not back US unilateral sanctions against Iran.“The Indians told us that they won’t support unilateral sanctions against Iran and affirmed that India’s government resolutely backs the nuclear agreement,” said...