EghtesadOnline: The Foreign Ministry’s budget, when converted to foreign currency, is 10% less in the current fiscal year (2021-22) compared with that of last year (2020-21).
EghtesadOnline: The Foreign Ministry said Iran is not seeking to escalate tensions in the region, but would not hesitate for a moment about defending its national security and interests.
EghtesadOnline: The new Foreign Ministry spokesman officially assumed office on Sunday during a ceremony at the ministry attended by Iran’s chief diplomat, Mohammad Javad Zarif.
EghtesadOnline: The scope of authority of the Foreign Ministry and the country's chief diplomat should be broadened as it would help serve national interests, particularly now that the issue of triggering sanctions snapback against Iran is gaining momentum, a senior lawmaker says.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Foreign Ministry rejected allegations made against Iran by several Arab countries during the Manama Dialogue in Bahrain on Saturday, describing their statements as "worthless".
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Foreign Ministry is ready to offer diplomatic aid to help efforts aimed at controlling climate change and addressing its security, economic and social impacts, a top Iranian diplomat said.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif spoke in parliament on Sunday to elaborate on the ministry's diplomatic efforts to boost the country’s economic ties with the world.
EghtesadOnline: Iran on Sunday censured the recent plan by the United States to set up a safe zone in the northeast of Syria, saying it is "provocative and a cause for concern".
EghtesadOnline: The Foreign Ministry summoned Britain’s ambassador to Iran after British forces seized an Iranian oil tanker in the Strait of Gibraltar, bordered by Spain and Morocco.
EghtesadOnline: The Foreign Ministry on Tuesday welcomed the positive steps taken by the European Union toward constructive engagement with Iran but dismissed criticism of its missile activities, regional policies and human rights record.