September 25, 2000
German Economy Minister Werner Mueller will lead a major trade delegation to Iran next week for a three-day visit. Mueller will head a delegation of some 40 officials from one of Iran's key world trad
After almost 11 uninterrupted years in office, Isa Kalantary, Iran’s agriculture minister, is stepping down. He does so at a time that legislation is being considered by the country’s parliament.
September 24, 2000
During the last Iranian month (Aug. 22-Sept. 21), some 947 tons of dried fruits were exported to eight countries. Karim Madadi, deputy head of the Sta
The number of fishing ports in Iran will total 46 by the end of the Third Economic Development Plan (2000-2005), Iran’s official news (IRNA) reported.
Defense lawyers for the 10 Iranian Jews convicted of spying for Israel say they cannot work on filing another appeal until last week's ruling is forma
For the first time Iran sentences an underage criminal to in house arrest rather than jail.
Iran has arrested several members of the outlawed opposition People's Mujahedeen who were planning to assassinate government officials earlier this mo
Iranian reformists repeat their appeal for calm as university students prepare for the new academic year Monday after deadly unrest marred a meeting o
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) recently forecasted a real GDP growth of 3.4 percent in Iran this year. The growth rate is expected to swell to 4 percent in 2001, higher than that in Saudi Arabi
BP Amoco’s investment talks with Iran are going smoothly and the company is keeping the U.S. State Department informed of all developments in order to avoid drawing Washington’s wrath, a top company o
September 23, 2000
Russia on Saturday kept up the flow of flights into Baghdad, a day after a French plane landed in the Iraqi capital, in defiance of the US hard line o
Iran rejects U.S. criticism over the sentencing of the ten Iranian Jewish spies, and says that the reduction of their jail terms by two years has stun
The movement of people, animals and animal products for trade is leading to an increased spread of animal diseases across national borders, warns the
September 21, 2000
An Iranian appeal court cuts by several years sentences imposed on 10 Jews convicted in July of spying for Israel.
A group of Iranian women recited for the first time ever verses of the holy Quran in a religious program in Vatican city on Sunday, Tehran Times repor