August 22, 2000
A Chinese company has won an 85-million dollar contract to drill 19 gas wells in southern Iran.
August 21, 2000
Iranian President Mohammad Khatami blasts the "unacceptable" mass closures of Iranian newspapers, most supporting his reform program, in his strongest
An Iranian man is to be blinded in one eye in line with the nation's Islamic law of retribution after putting out another man's eye in a traffic dispu
Iran says that the United States is providing "insufficient" information on the fate of two Iranian pilots who disappeared after their helicopter cras
Iran's reformist-dominated parliament Sunday passed by a large majority a bill to merge four key economic ministries into two.
Iran has made a major oil and gas find at two sites in the south of the country.
August 20, 2000
Iran's parliament has passed, by a large majority, a bill to merge four key economic ministries into two.
Iran has dispatched a search vessel to look for the two pilots who went missing last week when their helicopter crashed in the Arabian Gulf.
Iranian security forces have arrested more than 200 people prior to a planned demonstration Saturday in downtown Tehran by unknown student group to "d
Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharazi will go to South Africa this week for two days of bilateral economic talks. Kharazi will be leading a delegation of commercial and political officials for the fi
August 19, 2000
Iranian Law Enforcement Forces have arrested 120 Afghan nationals, who had entered the country illegally.
A Chinese shipbuilder has started work on a 300,000-ton-supertanker for Iran, hoping that this project would help China challange the supremacy of Jap
August 18, 2000
A leading Iranian conservative cleric accuses the United States of trying to topple the Islamic regime by "suppoting reformists, who waged a misinform
August 17, 2000
Three Iranians convicted of murder were hanged in prison in the presence of their victims' families.
Iran's press court imposes a permanent ban on a suspended pro-reform newspaper and bars its director from further press activities.