EghtesadOnline: Iran’s non-oil commercial exchanges with Persian Gulf Arab states, including Iraq, the UAE, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan and Saudi Arabia, hit $21.5 billion in the last Iranian year that ended on March 19, 2020.
EghtesadOnline: Oil prices fell on Monday, after Saudi Arabia and Russia delayed a meeting to discuss output cuts that could help alleviate global oversupply as the coronavirus pandemic pummels demand.
EghtesadOnline: Under pressure from a cascade of events, Tehran should be cautious not to allow the US, Saudi Arabia and Israel to use this opportunity to build an international consensus against Iran with regard to the 2015 nuclear deal, an expert on Europe and America said.
EghtesadOnline: The US president is highly mistaken to assume that it can negotiate with Tehran the same way it holds talks with countries such as Saudi Arabia, says a political analyst, who believes that Iran will never be blackmailed.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani said Iran has no problem with revival of relations with Saudi Arabia, which has severed diplomatic ties with Iran since 2016.
EghtesadOnline: Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi announced that Saudi Arabia had positively responded to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s initiative for defusing tensions in the Persian Gulf region by agreeing to give peace a chance.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran on Friday launched an investigation into an attack on an Iranian tanker navigating the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia and said its perpetrators are to blame for the consequences.
EghtesadOnline: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to start a regional tour on Saturday with the aim of mediating between Iran and Saudi Arabia, Pakistani sources disclosed.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and Saudi Arabia should choose the path of cooperation because they cannot afford to ignore each other in the region, a senior political analyst says.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran welcomes the Saudi crown prince's willingness to settle political conflicts with Iran through dialogue, the top Iranian lawmaker said.