Iran

November 20, 2000

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By the end of the Third Five Year Development Plan (2000-2005), Iran Oil Ministry plans to offload 23 firms for private ownership.

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A new agreement, allowing goods to cross along a passageway stretching between Russia and India and passing through Iran, is expected to upgrade economic transactions between the countries. The three-

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By the end of the Third Five Year Development Plan (2000-2005), Iran Oil Ministry plans to offload 23 firms, reported <I>Iran Daily</I>. Those firms scheduled for private ownership are linked to the l

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Iran has discovered a new oil field off its Gulf coast which preliminary reports suggest could produce 3,000 barrels per day, Iranian newspapers reported Sunday.

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The Iranian parliament is planning a review of all oil contracts signed with foreign firms since the 1979 Islamic revolution, a conservative newspaper said Sunday.

November 19, 2000

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Tehran said that the armed Iranian opposition People's Mujahedeen fired a dozen mortar shells overnight on a southwestern city without causing any cas

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Iran's foreign minister called Sunday for the creation of a war-crimes tribunal to handle Israeli "crimes" in the occupied territories.

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Iran on Sunday blasted US Defense Secretary William Cohen after he reiterated Washington's claims that the Islamic republic is developing weapons of m

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Iran has discovered a new oil field off its Gulf coast which preliminary reports suggest could produce 3,000 barrels per day.

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By the end of the Third Five Year Development Plan (2000-2005), Iran Oil Ministry plans to offload 23 firms, reported <I>Iran Daily</I>.

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Iran’s national steel industry needs some $3.7 billion capital in foreign exchange as well as 10 000 billion rials, reported <I>Iran Daily</I>.

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“Ready to extend full cooperation to Pakistan,” Hojjatolah Ghanimifard, secretary of the National Iranian Oil Company, told <I>IRNA</I>. Pakistan’s decision to purchase oil from Iran comes amidst disc

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The Islamic Republic of Iran will hold its first exclusive trade fair in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas from November 23, aiming to introduce Iran\'s potentialities in production, exports, industry

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With the number of old age people growing at an alarming rate in Italy a call for manpower has been raised and aimed at young Iranians. Italy is short of young people to fill an increasing number of j

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OPEC has done all it can to calm raging oil markets and soaring prices, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said Friday as he arrived for a major oil forum between producers and consumers.