General Amir-Ali Hajizadeh, commander of aerial forces of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards giving a press conference in Tehran. (AFP)
December 11, 2018 - 12:22 GMT
Iran has the ability to build ballistic missiles with a broader range, a senior commander of the Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Monday, according to the Fars News agency.
According to Mohammad Hassan Adeli, former secretary general of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum, sanctions are one of the main reasons for Iran’s failure in its gas export policy. (Shutterstock)
December 11, 2018 - 02:18 GMT
Given recent developments in the energy market—not to mention the sanctions imposed by the Trump government—attracting foreign capital and technology to the Iranian energy industry, especially the natural gas industry, carries none of the optimism of previous years.
The timing of the decision, just few days before the 9th December PGCC Riyadh summit, seems to show the decision is somehow related to the current diplomatic rift between the two states (Shutterstock)
December 11, 2018 - 01:42 GMT
Dr. Luciano Zaccara says Qatar withdraw from OPEC may increase the quota (of power and production) that OPEC may allocate to Iran, which is not in line with the US policy towards Iran.
Currently 25% of trades between the two countries are being conducted by national currencies and this trend will continue. (Shutterstock)
December 10, 2018 - 03:46 GMT
Russian Ambassador to Iran Levan Dzhagaryan said that trading between Iran and Russia with national currencies is a key step to counter the unilateral sanctions of the United States.
Iranian President saluted Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for his stance against the U.S. sanctions and constructive manner regarding the issues in the Islamic community. (Shutterstock)
December 10, 2018 - 03:15 GMT
Hassan Rouhani said that Turkey and Iran enjoyed cooperation combatting regional terrorism and could accomplish more.
Ali Daei
December 09, 2018 - 18:55 GMT
Iranian legendary football player Ali Daei believes that Iran and Japan are the most likely contenders to reach the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 final.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. (AFP/File)
December 09, 2018 - 13:25 GMT
U.S. weapons sales to the Middle East have turned the region into a “powder keg,” charged Iran’s foreign minister on Saturday.
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani speaks at a conference in Tehran, on January 28. (AFP/ File)
December 09, 2018 - 08:19 GMT
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Saturday said that they wanted to improve further relations with Turkey and the joint agreement by Ankara and Tehran to collaborate in numerous fields including banking and energy topics should be implemented faster.
Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran logo
December 08, 2018 - 19:49 GMT
Iran could be banned from international football ahead of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup over a law interfering in the national football federation’s independence.
Sardar Azmoun
December 08, 2018 - 19:45 GMT
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) announced that Iranian soccer player Sardar Azmoun is in its list of top-10 Asian strikers, referring to him as “the Iranian Golden Boy”.
December 06, 2018 - 12:19 GMT
Former Esteghlal Ahvaz player Shapoor Mansouri died on the pitch after a heart attack during a veteran game on Wednesday.
Iran’s parliament approved a tweaked draft law against funding terrorism  (Twitter)
December 06, 2018 - 12:12 GMT
Iran's parliament approved an amended draft law against funding terrorism on Wednesday which officials hope will bring Tehran closer to global standards and help remove it from investment blacklists as it faces renewed U.S. sanctions.
The two neighboring states hold longstanding economic ties, through joint industrial projects, and trades of goods. (Shutterstock)
December 06, 2018 - 10:25 GMT
Iran’s Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi meet with Iraqi Trade Minister Mohammad Hashim al-Ani, discussing the development of bilateral relations in the economic, investment and trade fields.
Deadly Car Bomb Exploded in Iran (Twitter)
December 06, 2018 - 09:53 GMT
A deadly car bomb has exploded near a police post in Iran’s southeastern port city of Chabahar, local officials say.
December 06, 2018 - 03:46 GMT
Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh says OPEC has major problems with some oil producers except Qatar, and the reasons for Qatar’s exit from the organization must be examined.
Fatemeh Etedadi (Photo: Tehran Times)
December 05, 2018 - 14:04 GMT
After having released the list of ten names in contention as best female goalkeeper in the year 2018, Futsal Planet announced the nominees for the Best Female Player in the World.