EghtesadOnline: India’s 10th wheat consignment for Afghanistan arrived in Iran’s southeastern Shahid Beheshti Port in Chabahar on Wednesday, with Afghanistan's Ambassador in Tehran Abdul Ghafoor Liwal in attendance.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's ambassador to India called on New Delhi and the rest of the international community to stand against the "unjust" American sanctions that are hurting millions of Iranians at a time of the coronavirus pandemic.
EghtesadOnline: India has suspended all visas granted to foreign nationals of Italy, Iran, South Korea and Japan in the wake of three people, including a tourist, testing positive for COVID-19.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture plans to hold a conference entitled "Reviewing Ways to Promote Iran-India Business-Economic Relations" on Feb. 17.
EghtesadOnline: In India, Rs17,300 crore ($2.41 billion) have been allocated for the Ministry of External Affairs in the budget, with Rs100 crore ($13.98 million) earmarked for the strategic Chabahar Port project in southeastern Iran, which gives India connectivity to Afghanistan bypassing Pakistan.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Iran and India are discussing ways to address the remaining bilateral issues ahead of Bank Pasargad’s plan for opening a branch in Mumbai, that country’s commercial capital.
EghtesadOnline: Russia and India can bolster mutual trade by overcoming their geographical distance by taking a route that takes advantage of Iran's strategic coastlines, a university professor wrote in a commentary on Russia-India relations.
EghtesadOnline: The two-day trip of Indian foreign minister to Iran featured extensive discussions on bilateral ties, with an expert commenting on how the complementary nature of Iran-India relations is being adversely impacted by the US.
EghtesadOnline: The top Indian diplomat said Tehran and New Delhi have longstanding friendly relations that will remain strong and stable despite the difficulties caused by the United States' policies against Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Indian External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, who has traveled to Tehran on a two-day visit, met his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif, on Sunday and discussed the latest developments in bilateral ties as well as key regional and international issues.