EghtesdaOnline: Deputy Foreign Minister Gholamreza Ansari said all borders of Iran, except the one with Turkmenistan, are open, adding that the country's missions abroad are negotiating with the host countries to resume trade exchanges.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s trade with neighboring countries has been affected by the recent coronavirus outbreak.
EghtesadOnline: Divers stranded at Iran’s borders with the neighboring countries are at risk of contracting coronavirus, the secretary of Iran's Truckers Union said.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reaffirmed Iran’s readiness for talks with neighbors amid tensions in the Persian Gulf region.
EghtesadOnline: The Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade has set a target of raising Iran's annual exports to neighboring countries to $48 billion by the fiscal 2021-22, the deputy industries said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has always been interested in having cordial ties with Muslim countries, particularly its neighbors, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, adding that Persian Gulf states can protect regional security without the presence of foreign forces.
EghtesadOnline: Enthusiastic buyers purchased the entire 5000 tons of Iranian octane 95 gasoline offered on the Iran Energy Exchange on Sunday, according to data available on the IRENEX online bulletin board.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's proposal for a non-aggression treaty between Persian Gulf states indicates the country's good faith, political transparency and desire to build confidence with neighbors, an international affairs expert said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran traded 67.6 million tons of non-oil commodities worth $35.58 billion with its 15 neighboring countries, namely the UAE, Iraq, Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Russia, Oman, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Kuwait, Qatar, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, in the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2019).
EghtesadOnline: Iranian leaders should pursue deeper economic ties with neighboring countries, particularly Iraq, instead of obsessing over a European trade vehicle conceived as a way to avert US sanctions against Tehran, an economic analyst said.