EghtesadOnline: Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi has traveled to Tehran on Monday to hold talks with his Iranian counterpart, Mohammed Javad Zarif, amid rising tensions between Iran and the United States.
EghtesadOnline: Iraqi President Barham Salih said Baghdad will stand by the Iranian people and government during difficult times just like the Islamic Republic did when it offered substantial help in Iraq's battle against terrorist groups.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Afghanistan has annulled the operating license of the only Iranian bank which was active in that country.
EghtesadOnline: Lloyd's of London insurance market has widened its list of areas in and around the Persian Gulf posing "enhanced risk for marine insurers" after attacks on ships off the UAE.
EghtesadOnline: The Export Guarantee Fund of Iran is stepping up efforts to promote non-oil exports to Iraq by offering lower premium rates and cheaper guarantee cover.
EghtesadOnline: Renewed US sanctions on Iran have left Turkey walking a tight rope between protecting its national interests and observing the principles of good neighborliness, but Tehran cannot expect all-out support from Ankara as it is grappling with its own economic woes, says a political analyst.
EghtesadOnline: Iraqi President Barham Salih emphasized Baghdad's desire for balanced relations with both Iran and the United States, despite the strong antagonism between the two countries.
EghtesadOnline: Iran on Monday expressed concerns over incidents involving ships off the coast of the UAE and called for vigilance against any plot to destabilize the region.
EghtesadOnline: E gypt's reported withdrawal, fear of increased tensions with Iran and differences of opinion between Arabs and Washington have made it "impossible" to advance the US-led initiative aimed at forging an Arab alliance against Iran, says a political analyst.
EghtesadOnline: In a phone conversation with President Hassan Rouhani on Monday, top leaders of Qatar and Iraq expressed willingness to expand ties with Iran and voiced opposition to any measure that could heighten tensions in the Middle East.