December 12, 2000
Iran Air, the country's flagship airline, will buy an additional four Airbus A-330 jets in 2001. The company purchased four A-330 jets last year.
December 11, 2000
President Mohammed Khatami said Monday that Iran\'s armed forces pose no threat to the country\'s neighbors but still need to be upgraded.
Drought-hit Iran imported 5.6 million tons of wheat this year after its own production fell drastically.
A lawyer for the families of two Iranian dissidents murdered two years ago was arrested Sunday, days before the trial of the alleged killers by a mili
December 10, 2000
Italian credit company Texco signed an agreement on Sunday with the Exports Guarantee Fund of Iran (EGFI) to provide the latter with a $100 million cr
Iranian provinces in the southwest, center and north of the country were hit by floods Sunday following two days of heavy rains.
Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharazi said Sunday that Tehran and Baghdad needed to respect the 1975 Algiers agreement that fixed the two countries\'
The Iranian Military Court has closed the lawsuit against former intelligence minister Qorban-Ali Dorri Najafabadi in connection with the serial murde
An Iranian father chopped up his 23-year-old son with an axe after finding out that he was infected with the deadly HIV-virus which causes AIDS, accor
Pro-reform Iranian MPs have created the first committee aimed at protecting the environment of Iran, said to be one of the world\'s most polluted coun
US customs officials have charged two foreign nationals in California with plotting to illegally export US aircraft parts to the Iranian air force.
Iran’s deputy oil minister was quoted saying that US oil majors had informed Iranian officials that if a Republican candidate ends up in the White House, the repeal of the sanctions is a done deal. Bu
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Sadik Kharrazi said on December 7th that Tehran can export 1 million tones a year (20,000 b/d) of crude from Kazakstan through a swap deal.
December 8, 2000
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Vasily Sredin held talks Friday with Iran\'s ambassador to Moscow, Mehdi Safari, ahead of next week\'s visit by a top
December 7, 2000
An influential Iranian conservative said a republican victory in the US elections was \"preferable\" for Tehran with prospects for a possible lifting