November 16, 2000
Cheap pump prices are forcing Iran, the second-ranking OPEC member, to import refined oil products in ever-increasing quantities, an oil official was quoted as saying Wednesday.
November 15, 2000
The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL), with the aim of increasing its shipping fleet and protecting the environment, has signed a $201 m
Clashes between the security forces and Iran's armed opposition group, the People's Mujahedeen, near the southern Iranian city of Shiraz, left an unsp
Iran's environment protection organization has discovered an oil slick floating on one of the country's major pond in the southwestern Khuzistan provi
Iranian President Mohammad Khatami's office denied press reports in Egypt announcing plans by the Iranian head of state to visit Cairo.
Jailed reformist Iranian journalist, Ebrahim Nabavi, appeared at Tehran's press court Wednesday charged with waging anti-regime propaganda and insulti
Ingo Dijksma, General Manager, Shell Iran Offshore Ltd, says "It has been a year since the signing of the Soroosh/ Nowrooz agreement. Most of the major contracts have been awarded, and the value of th
The signing in November 1999 of an agreement between the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Shell to develop the Soroosh/Nowrooz offshore oil fields, at an estimated cost of US $800 million, was
November 14, 2000
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday took the government of President Mohammed Khatami to task over its record on cultural affairs.
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Tuesday that the Palestinians will not stop at using stones in their uprising against Israel but wil
Iranian police said Tuesday they have arrested 118 people in the central city of Isfahan in the past three days for disturbing the peace after clashes
Iranian President Mohammed Khatami said in remarks published here Tuesday that he is planning to visit Egypt "soon" for a meeting with President Hosni
Iran's armed forces said Tuesday they have deployed a battalion of troops near the eastern border with Afghanistan and Pakistan to fight the flow of n
Tehran authorities have found 17 tons of chickens which died of different maladies in a city market.
A conservative-led Iranian oversight body has ruled that girls can still be married as young as nine with parental permission, quashing an attempt by