EghtesadOnline: The following headlines appeared in the Iranian local English-language newspapers on Thursday.
** FINANCIAL TRIBUNE
- IDRO, Swiss group sign 1.1 billion euro subway car contract
- Overture to Persian Gulf neighbors
- Iranian bank among top int'l brands
** IRAN DAILY
- Rouhani inaugurates two projects in Hormozgan
- Iran ready to talk to Arab neighbors
- Afghan president offers talks to Taliban 'without precondition'
** IRAN NEWS
- Bulgaria reaffirms interest in closer all-out ties with Iran
- No bargain on Iran defense power
- Iran threatens to take Pakistan to the Hague
** KAYHAN INTERNATIONAL
- Rouhani: Ready to talk to Arab neighbors
- Lavrov: US training Europe to nuke Russia
- Syria denies possession of chemical weapons
** TEHRAN TIMES
- Rouhani proposes Persian Gulf 'big union'
- Vibrant needlworks lights up Baluchi children's face
- Western powers issue anti-Iran statement after failure at UN