Iran

November 16, 2000

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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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Note: Originally published on 27 Sept. 2000. 6) In paragraph \"c\" of article \"2\" it has been emphasized on the \"necessity of securing a steady income to the producing countries\". This too contai

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Note: Originally published on 27 Sept. 2000. While this editorial note is being written there is precious little news about the second OPEC summit, scheduled to be convened later this month in Caraca

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Iran's environment protection organization has discovered an oil slick floating on one of the country's major pond in the southwestern Khuzistan province, state radio reported Wednesday.

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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

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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

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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

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Iran's environment protection organization has discovered an oil slick floating on one of the country's major pond in the southwestern Khuzistan provi

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami's office denied press reports in Egypt announcing plans by the Iranian head of state to visit Cairo.

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Jailed reformist Iranian journalist, Ebrahim Nabavi, appeared at Tehran's press court Wednesday charged with waging anti-regime propaganda and insulti

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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

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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

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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday took the government of President Mohammed Khatami to task over its record on cultural affairs.

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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

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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