Iran’s coverage: Iran oil exports hit 1.75mln bpd in February

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Iran crude exports at 1.75mb/d

 Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh said the country exported 1.75mb/d during the month of Bahman (11th month in Iranian calendar, January 21-February 19).


Reformists officially win Tehran

Interior Minister Rahmani Fazli in a press conference in Elections HQ has just announced that the whole list of reformist candidates in Tehran has won the 30 seats of capital in the Parliament.


Min. Dehghan unveils 5 defense achievements

 Brig. Gen. Hossein Dehghan on Mon. unveiled 5 new defense achievements, including explosive and narcotics detector, explosion-proof polymer coatings, and next-gen NBC suits.


Spokesman: Zarif to visit six Asian countries

Foreign Ministry spokesman Hossein Jaberi Ansari said that Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to visit six Asian countries soon.

Swiss MSC to expand services to Iran

Iran said on Sunday that the world’s second largest shipping company MSC from Switzerland will soon expand its services to the country’s ports.

Iran pushing forward with plans to ramp up oil output

Iran will push forward with plans to pump an additional one million barrels of oil per day into an already oversupplied global market, a senior Iranian oil official told CNN in an exclusive interview.

Iran, South Korea seal €5bn pact

Iran said on Sunday that it had signed a basic agreement with South Korea to attract funds worth a total value of €5 billion for its development projects.


Iran: S. Arabia’s internal problems result of decades-long support for terrorism

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hossein Jaberi Ansari blasted Saudi Arabia’s attempts to project the blame for its internal problems on other countries, and said the problems are the result of Riyadh’s support for terrorism and extremism for decades.


Singapore, Iran sign agreement to boost bilateral trade, investment

Singapore and Iran signed a Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) to grow bilateral trade and investment, said Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Monday.

High-ranking Iranian human rights delegation arrives in Geneva

A high-ranking Iranian human rights delegation arrived in Geneva on Monday to take part in a specialized conference and meet senior Italian officials.