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Rouhani, Putin stress need for cooperation to settle Syria crisis

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Wednesday highlighted the significant of cooperation between Tehran and Moscow for the political resolution of the Syrian crisis.



Britain resumes issuance of visa in Iran: Spokesman

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hossein Jaberi Ansari announced that the visa section of British embassy in Tehran will resume its operation from Wednesday, more than four years after the relations between the two countries soured.



Enemy failed in plots against Iran: Ayatollah Khamenei

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says enemy has failed to prevent the Iranian people’s allegiance to the Islamic establishment through pressure over the past 37 years.


President Rouhani calls for people’s high voter turnout election

President Hassan Rouhani called for vibrant presence high turnout of people in the country’s parliamentary elections on Friday.


Iran confirms order for 50 Embraer planes

Iran on Tuesday confirmed that it has ordered 50 planes from Brazil’s Embraer, the world’s third biggest commercial aircraft manufacturer.


Russia ready to grant loan to Iran — finance ministry

The only issue not being accorded is the legal implementation of the agreement

Supreme Leader: Iranians want brave, strong parliament against US plots

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined importance of the Friday parliamentary elections in Iran, and said the Iranian people favor legislators who bravely and vigilantly stand against the US plots.


Iran Air stock to be sold globally

Road minister said Iran Air seeks share sales at an international level adding the whole Iranian air fleet will become modernized.Speaking at a ceremony for the 55th anniversary of Iran Air establishment, Iran’s Minister of Road and Urban Development Abbas Akhundi pointed to the existence of 250 aircraft in the Iranian fleet 150 of which are active while the rest need to be removed for taking too much space at Iranian airports.


Iran’s Mellat bank to reopen Seoul branch next month

Iran’s Mellat Bank plans to normalize operations of its branch in Seoul as early as next month following the lifting of sanctions on the Middle East country, a bank official said Wednesday.


Rouhani urges against exaggerating foreign influence in elections

 Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has deemed it a ‘mistake’ to be exaggerating foreign influence in upcoming elections and insulting the nation’s intelligence.