Iran’s coverage: Brent crude oil rises above $62 a barrel as Asian markets open strong

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Brent crude oil price rises above $62

Oil prices have rallied again in the world markets following a nosedive to new five-year lows, with Brent crude at above USD 62.

Larijani: States plotting oil price fall not to be forgotten

 Iran’s Parliament speaker has hailed Syrian government and nation’s resistance and devotion.


Iran, Mexico celebrate half century diplomatic relations

Iran and Mexico celebrated fifty years of diplomatic ties by issuing a stamp.


No ties between terrorist groups, Islam: Iran UN envoy

Iran’s Ambassador to the United Nations Hossein Dehqani has said Terrorist groups are created by certain groups and are by no means related to Islam.


Larijani: Supporters of terrorism are making big mistake

 Majlis (parliament) Speaker Ali Larijani, who is in Damascus, said terrorism in Syria and Iraq is a ‘regional problem’, adding that countries which support terrorist groups are making a big mistake.


China’s Nov Iran crude oil imports down 2.6 pct on yr -customs

China’s crude oil imports from Iran fell 2.6 percent in November from a year ago but were up more than half from October, customs data showed on Monday.


Russia, Iran could use national currencies in food trade

Rosselhkhoznadzor and the Tehran official pointed out the potential benefits of an increase in volume and diversification of the food trade apart from the possible use of the Russian ruble and the Iranian rial in food trade operations.


Syrian FM: Iran’s regional role ‘effective’, ‘constructive’

Syrian Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem underlined that Iran’s role in the region is effective and constructive.


Several foreign planes given warning near Iran’s Airspace

A ranking Iranian commander said the air defense forces have warned off a number of foreign surveillance aircraft that tried to approach the country’s airspace in the last two days, noting that some were identified as U-2 spy planes.


Iranian parliament speaker, Lebanese PM discuss bilateral ties, regional developments

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and Lebanese Prime Minister Tamam Salam in a meeting in Beirut on Monday discussed bilateral ties and regional developments.


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