EghtesadOnline: The United Nations' atomic watchdog has confirmed that Iran is preparing to use more advanced centrifuges and called for Tehran’s "full" and "timely" cooperation, while Iranian authorities defended scaling back nuclear commitments in response to Europe's broken promises.
EghtesadOnline: Iran welcomes any initiative by regional countries to foster cooperation and improve peace and security, Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson said, amid signs of willingness by Persian Gulf Arab states to pursue rapprochement.
EghtesadOnline: A deputy governor of the Central Bank of Iran met the Australian ambassador to Iran, Ian Biggs, on Tuesday to discuss monetary and banking issues. The two sides agreed to expand banking cooperation.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called for increased cooperation between Tehran and Muscat to maintain the security of the strategic waterway shared by the two countries.
EghtesadOnline: Issues in the Middle East need to be addressed through dialogue, negotiation and cooperation among regional countries and neighbors, President Hassan Rouhani told an Iraqi delegation in Tehran on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran is ready to engage with Persian Gulf neighbors, if they decide to choose cooperation over hostility, Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said, adding that warmongering policies of certain groups in the United States, Israel and regional countries are wreaking havoc on the region.
EghtesadOnline: Iran is ready to join an initiative that promotes “inclusive cooperation” among regional countries, including Saudi Arabia, if they are determined to help make the region more secure and prosperous, Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani congratulated Hojjatoleslam Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi on his appointment as judiciary chief, saying his administration is keen to increase cooperation with the judicial branch.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and India, which have both suffered deadly militant attacks in the past week, agreed on Saturday to cooperate in combating terrorism in the region.
EghtesadOnline: Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said in a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif on Sunday that his country is pursuing stronger ties with Iran.