EghtesadOnline: The presidents of Iran and Russia met in Armenia on the sidelines of the Eurasian Economic Union Summit on Tuesday to discuss bilateral, regional and international issues.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani is travelling to Armenia on Monday at the head of a politico-economic delegation to attend a summit of the Eurasian Economic Union.
EghtesadOnline: According to agreements between Iran and Armenia at the 16th session of the Joint Intergovernmental Commission in Tehran last month, it was decided that the third electricity transmission line project between the two countries should be completed by the end of 2020, deputy energy minister for international affairs said.
EghtesadOnline: Trade between Iran and neighboring Armenia hit $364 million in 2018—a record high since Armenia became independent after the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, Iran’s commercial attaché to Yerevan said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran traded 446,305 tons of non-oil commodities worth $146.99 million with Armenia during the first nine months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Dec. 21), registering a 92.91% and 36.69% growth in tonnage and value respectively compared with last year's corresponding period, latest data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration show.
EghtesadOnline: Following the visit of a US mission to Armenia to brief the southwest Asian country on reimposed sanctions against Iran, Yereven said there is no need to make any changes to economic ties with Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Armenia has expressed readiness to help strengthen commercial ties between Iran and the Eurasia Economic Union.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and Armenia signed a memorandum of understanding last week on joint production of agricultural machinery, Iran’s commercial attaché to Armenia, Mohsen Rahimi, said.
EghtesadOnline: Measures should be taken to expedite joint projects between Tehran and Yerevan in the energy sector, including the third electricity transmission line.
EghtesadOnline: Armenian authorities rejected the demands by a group of armed men who have taken hostages in a police station in the capital, Yerevan after President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan held emergency consultation with the country’s representatives of the law enforcement agencies.