EghtesadOnline: South Korea and Iran plan to hold working-level consultations next month in Seoul to discuss ways to untangle yearslong disputes over Tehran's assets frozen here under US sanctions, an informed source said Saturday, Yonhap reported.
EghtesadOnline: Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Abdolnasser Hemmati says the bank’s foreign exchange policy has been crafted without taking into account billions of assets blocked overseas.
EghtesadOnline: South Korea is finalizing talks with the United States about using some of Iran's money frozen in Seoul under US sanctions to pay Tehran's UN dues in arrears, a South Korean Foreign Ministry official said Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: Seoul said it will soon dispatch a diplomatic team to Tehran for talks over the seizure of its tanker by Iran over environmental violations.
EghtesadOnline: South Korea is seeking to sell medicine and medical equipment in lieu of its arrears to Iran blocked in the south eastern country’s banks, head of Iran-South Korea Joint Chamber of Commerce said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran is escalating its pressure on South Korea to release billions of dollars of oil-export revenue, arguing that Seoul is buckling to pressure from its US ally and illegally withholding funds needed to counter the Middle East’s worst coronavirus outbreak.
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: Samsung Electronics’ board chairman, Lee Sang-hoon, who was convicted and jailed for sabotaging union activities, has resigned from the South Korean company, it said on Friday.
EghtesadOnline: South Korea is in talks with the United States over Iran's call for Seoul to resume exports of humanitarian goods to Tehran, after tougher US sanctions virtually halted such trade.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian Football Federation has been nominated for the best inspiring federation of the world in a competition with Japan and South Korea.