January 29, The Iran Project – IRGC Ground Forces launching massive drills in west Iran, Syria peace talks in Astana, selection of Mashhad as Islamic world cultural capital in 2017, Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khalid al-Sabah visit to Iran and meeting with senior officials, holding 17th World Federation of Tourist Guides Associations in Tehran, opening ceremony of 35th edition of Fajr Film Festival and Iran’s MFA issuing statement in response to Trump visa ban dominated the country’s media outlets in the past week (Jan 23– Jan 29).
The ground forces of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) kick off massive military maneuvers in the western parts of Iran.
Two high-level Iranian government backers, including a former Islamic Republic official and another accused of lobbying on Tehran’s behalf, were hosted at the Obama White House for more than 30 meetings with top officials at key junctures in the former administration’s contested diplomacy with Iran, according to White House visitor logs that provide a window into the former administration’s outreach to leading pro-Iran advocates.
Kuwait’s foreign minister made a rare visit to Tehran on Wednesday and called for frank dialogue between Iran and its regional neighbors, the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) reported.
President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that Iran seeks further expansion of amicable relations with the Muslim and neighboring countries.
President Hassan Rouhani of Iran says today is not the age of building walls between countries.
Foreign Ministry on Saturday issued a statement to call the decision made by US administration to pose travel ban to the country as ‘blatant insult’ to world Muslims as well as the Iranian nation.
Iran has started injecting uranium hexafluoride (UF6) into advanced domestically-manufactured centrifuge machines, known as IR-8, to launch an important phase of the country’s research and development plans, the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) says.
Iran says the US’s decision to restrict arrivals from the Islamic Republic shows the baselessness of the Washington’s claims of only having issues with the government in Tehran, adding that the move is the greatest gift to terrorists and their supporters.
Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) is launching a new service that connects the French port of Le Havre with Iranian, Middle Eastern and Asian ports.
An Iranian oil exploration and production (E&P) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Austria’s OMV for cooperation in upstream oil projects in Iran.
About a year ago, the Iran nuclear deal — officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) — was formally implemented. JCPOA was received by Iranians with hope of rebuilding the country’s energy industry, as well as providing an opportunity to regain the country’s share in world oil markets and access again to capital and technology.
Europe is poised to receive the most Iranian crude in about five years this month in a sign that the Persian Gulf nation may be regaining its share of a market it had lost to sanctions.
The CEO of Iran Khodro Company (IKCO) announced that his company has recently signed three contracts with the German automaker Mercedes-Benz to launch joint ventures.
The latest on the 89th annual Oscar nominations announced Tuesday by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences from Beverly Hills, California (all times local)
Deputy Director General of Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO), Amina al-Hajri, said on Tuesday that civilization and history of Mashad caused election of the city as cultural capital of the Islamic world.
Pottery pieces unique in terms of the single color and bi-color illustrations dating back to the Dalma Culture have been unearthed in Nadali Beig Hill, Kermanshah Province, the Public Relations Office of the Research Institute of Cultural Heritage and Tourism (RICHT)reported.
Holding 2017 Iran’s World Federation of Tourist Guide Associations (WFTGA) Convention is in line with UN aims and is a factor to promote sustainable development, Head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization said.
Pahlevan Rasoul Bakhsh Zangshahi is a veteran musician from Sistan and Baluchestan province, south-eastern Iran, who was praised during the 32nd International Fajr Music Festival.
Damascus and Tehran have reaffirmed their support for a country-wide cessation of hostilities that has been largely holding in Syria for almost a month now.
A court in Bahrain has handed down prison sentences ranging from seven to ten years to six anti-regime campaigners over their alleged involvement in an attack on Al Khalifah regime forces in the Persian Gulf Arab kingdom.