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Yemen and Iran’s civil aviation authorities on Saturday signed an agreement to operate direct flights between both countries.
March 01, 2015 - 18:06 GMT
This is a move many in the region will see as another sign of Tehran’s growing influence in the Arabian Peninsula’s poorest country.
“Iran will of course not interfere in the services of the companies but we want what they present in the Iranian market to be in line with Iranian laws,” he added.
March 01, 2015 - 17:15 GMT
Iran said on Sunday that it is ready to cooperate with Google to facilitate its services in the Persian Gulf region.
Iran's foreign minister described Netanyahu's efforts as
February 28, 2015 - 20:40 GMT
Iran's foreign minister has dismissed efforts by Israel to get support against an emerging nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.
Iran has participated in a series of senior-level talks with the West over its nuclear program since last March (File-AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 11:33 GMT
Iran and US continue diplomacy as Netanyahu prepares to speak against talks
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has repeatedly denied that Iran seeks to develop nuclear weapons (File-AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Dennis Ross claims the deal being discussed would allow US to perform "anytime, anywhere inspections."
The project will save an estimated 550 billion rials (about $20 million) annually in fuel consumption, said the report.
February 26, 2015 - 21:19 GMT
Iran has started work on its €2.4 billion ($2.73 billion) high-speed railway network, which will extend about 400 km from capital Tehran to the city of Isfahan, said a report.
Backdropped by Jerusalem's Old City Ottoman walls, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks on during a joint press conference with Jerusalem's mayor Nir Barkat (unseen) on February 23, 2015. (AFP/File)
February 25, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced that he will do anything in his power to stop the US and Iran from reaching a nuclear deal.
Western sanctions over Iran's nuclear program have shut Tehran out of the global banking system. (AFP/File)
February 24, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
Western sanctions over Iran's nuclear program have shut Tehran out of the global banking system.
After months of negotiations, Iran said Monday there is still a long way to go. (AFP/Vladimir Simicek)
February 24, 2015 - 06:01 GMT
After months of negotiations, Iran said Monday there is still a long way to go.
Iran’s annual petrochemical output is forecast to hit 43 million tons by the yearend.
February 23, 2015 - 19:32 GMT
The country produced 40 million tons of petrochemical products since the beginning of current Iranian year.
In May 2014, Iran Privatization Organization Director Abdollah Pouri Hosseini said the country would privatize 186 state-run companies in Iranian calendar year 1393
February 23, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
Iran has transferred 38.471 trillion rials (about $1.127 billion) worth of shares of state-run companies to the private sector since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year.