EghtesadOnline: South African’s ambassador to Iran has said his country is negotiating with the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the US Treasury Department to get a license for South African banks to work with their Iranian peers.
EghtesadOnline: Managing Director of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines said on Saturday that the organization intends to launch its new office in South Africa.
EghtesadOnline: South Africa has called on Iran to lift visa restrictions for business leaders visiting the country in a move which could help boost the level of trade between the two countries.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has held talks with South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma in the African state’s administrative capital of Pretoria.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Telecoms Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi and his South African counterpart Siyabonga Cwele held talks to promote ties and explored venues to expand partnership in the key ICT sector.
EghtesadOnline: South African Ambassador to Iran William Max Whitehead said on Tuesday that by taking strategic decisions, conditions for boosting Iran's export to South Africa has been paved.
EghtesadOnline: South Africa’s Ambassador to Iran Max Philemon Whithead said the biggest problem in the way of the two countries’ bilateral trade is lack of banking links, therefore the two governments are making efforts to establish direct banking ties.
EghtesadOnline: Governor of the Central Bank of Iran and the speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa met on Monday in Tehran, with both officials calling for expanded ties between Tehran and Pretoria.
EghtesadOnline: The top South African lawmaker said her country is interested to see Iran joining BRICS and will push for that, believing the 80-million nation could lend considerable weight to the bloc.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says cooperation between Iran and South Africa can play a prominent role in promoting peace and stability across the world.