Iran

September 20, 2000

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As part of efforts to jumpstart its stagnant economy, the Islamic Republic of Iran has targeted its state-owned defense industry at the global arms market. Experts believe that Tehran, with its strong

September 19, 2000

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Russia has decided that it will not share its laser technology with Iran after a personal request from U.S. President Bill Clinton.

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Seventy two countries are to participate in the 26th Tehran International Trade Fair, which will be held during October 1-8, according to Managing Dir

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Iran’s third economic development plan (2000-2005) has attached special significance to extraction, processing and export of precious and semi-preciou

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The defense lawyers for the ten Iranian Jews convicted of spying said that they were pressured to admit that their clients were spies.

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The first Iran-made aircraft will soon make its maiden flight, the Persian daily Resalat was quoted on Tuesday by Iran Daily as reporting. Industries

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The value of industrial goods exported during the first five months of the current Iranian year, which started March 20th, reached approximately $447

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Iran and Jordan are planning to establish a joint economic committee to boost bilateral economic cooperation, Iran Daily reported Tuesday. The paper q

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A pro-reform journalist and a lawyer who has defended the embattled reformist press were both released from prison on Tuesday.

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Two Iranian companies have signed with a French company a contract to build a factory to produce ethylene cracker.

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An Iranian women, aged 41 has decided to run in the upcoming 8th presidential elections next year.

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Iran is considering a plan to establish its first-ever shelter for battered women.

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A coalition of US businesses have asked the administration of US President Bill Clinton to lift sanctions against Iran to allow US businesses access t

September 18, 2000

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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has approved a judiciary proposal to pardon a number of female and underage prisoners.

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The Iranian National Oil Company has recently entertained offers regarding the final stages of the local Fares Gas Field located in Southern Iran.