EghtesadOnline: The Iranian Parliament supports the disposition of high-level authorities toward closer ties with China, Iran's top lawmaker said on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: Parliamentarians reelected veteran politician and long-serving lawmaker Ali Larijani as Majlis speaker.
EghtesadOnline: Iran should not agree to engage in direct dialogue with the United States under the current circumstances, as there is no merit or purpose in doing so, two senior officials said.
EghtesadOnline: The 8th Conference on Monetary Policies and Banking & Production Challenges was held Monday to explore the root causes of the lingering economic challenges in Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has called for closer cooperation between parliaments to cope with the challenges of an increasingly interlinked world.
EghtesadOnline: Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani will arrive in Beijing on Tuesday and Wednesday at the head of a parliamentary delegation to meet top Chinese officials for discussing mutual economic and political relations.
EghtesadOnline: Senior Iranian and Japanese parliamentarians called for closer bilateral relations in economic, political and cultural areas during a meeting in Tokyo on Tuesday, as the two countries are celebrating 90 years of diplomatic relations.
EghtesadOnline: Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani left Tehran for Tokyo on Monday at the head of a delegation to hold talks with senior Japanese officials on bilateral issues, including ways of upgrading parliamentary ties.
EghtesadOnline: The European Union's newly-created special purpose vehicle aimed at facilitating legitimate trade with Iran needs time to prove effective in rescuing Iran's troubled economy under harsh American sanctions, Iranian parliamentarians said.
EghtesadOnline: Fossil fuel subsidies paid by the Iranian government are 21 times more than its direct subsidy payments, Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said last week.