EghtesadOnline: Following the contract signed between Iran and Pakistan in 1999 to complete a gas pipeline to help address Pakistan’s electricity problems, Tehran has fulfilled its commitments regarding construction of the pipeline inside Iranian territory.
EghtesadOnline: Afghanistan and Pakistan have announced readiness to open bank branches in Iran’s free zones or the mainland, according to a Foreign Ministry official in Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday stressed the need for Pakistan and Iran to take concrete measures against smuggling and ensure more business opportunities for the people residing along the border.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif traveled to Pakistan as part of his mission to hold talks with neighboring countries, as regional tensions triggered by US antagonism have reached a critical level.
EghtesadOnline: Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Thursday briefed lawmakers on recent developments in Pakistan's relations with Iran, saying the two neighbors recently experienced an uptick following the sharing of information regarding border developments and Pakistani Premier Imran Khan's visit to Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei underscored the need to adopt measures to strengthen ties between Tehran and Islamabad to counter hostile efforts aimed at driving a wedge between the two neighbors.
EghtesadOnline: Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Mashhad on Sunday as part of his two-day visit to Iran at the head of a politico-economic delegation.
EghtesadOnline: A total of $800 million worth of commodities were exported from Iran's southern Sistan-Baluchestan Province to neighboring countries, Afghanistan and Pakistan, during the 11 months to Feb. 19.
EghtesadOnline: Islamabad appreciates Tehran's efforts to provide it with electricity and is hopeful of renewing its power import agreement.
EghtesadOnline: The cargo train between Pakistan and Iran has resumed services after a suspension of one week due to flash floods in Chagai District.