Iran

July 16, 2000

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(AFP, TEHRAN) – Iran\'s Karafarinan credit institution is set to become in four months time the first private bank in the country since the Islamic revolution of 1979.

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(MEBG) – The Iranian cabinet has not yet approved the new proposed tax on bank account profits, according to a report issued by the Public Relations Office of the Central Bank of Iran.

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(MEBG) – Mohammad Khatami, Iran’s pro-reform president, received from the German government a five times increase in the export credit guarantees.

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(AFP, TEHRAN) - Iranian President Mohammad Khatami called on OPEC member states Saturday to "act with solidarity to hold to a reasonable level both the production and price of oil."

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(AFP, TEHRAN) - Iranian President Mohammad Khatami called on OPEC member states Saturday to "act with solidarity to hold to a reasonable level both the production and price of oil."

July 15, 2000

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The Iranian government has stepped up its appeals in the last few weeks for the return of Iranian exiles who fled to Europe and the United States afte

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The Iranian army announced Saturday that it had successfully tested its Shahab-3 surface-to-surface missile for the second time. "The defensive Shahab

July 13, 2000

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British Minister for Housing and Planning, Nicholas Raynsford, will arrive in Tehran Friday for a six-day visit aimed at exploring opportunities for c

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An Iranian cleric, Mohammad-Reza Bozorgi Araqi, was shot and injured by two unknown men in the early hours of Sunday morning, following commemorations

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Berlin and Tehran have begun "a new era" in their bilateral relations, Iranian President Mohammad Khatami said early Thursday at the end of a three-da

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Iran on Wednesday rejected a US court verdict that held it responsible for a terrorist bombing in Israel that killed two Americans, reported The Assoc

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(MEBG) - The chairman of the board of directors of Iran’s Oil Industries Engineering and Construction (OIEC) company has declared his country’s readiness to make joint investments in Tatarstan’s oil a

July 12, 2000

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Iranian President Mohammed Khatami wound up a trip to Germany with a visit to the nation's cultural capital Wednesday, eager to show that Iran is open

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A US federal judge ordered Iran on Tuesday to pay more than $325 million in damages to the families of two American students killed in a bus bombing i

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Iran has injected some 25 billion cubic meter of gas into reservoirs at five oilfields in the south of the country.