Iran’s coverage: Iran, South Korea to trade in euros

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Iranian, South Korean firms to trade in Euro soon: Report

South Korean companies will be able to trade with their Iranian counterparts in the euro currency instead of the local won from as early as September, a report said.


Iran still ready to send arms aid to Lebanon

A senior Iranian lawmaker announced here that Iran is still ready to send military aid to Lebanon’s Army to fight against Zionists and Takfiri terrorists.


Ayatollah Khamenei: Average Iranian not benefiting from nuclear deal

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Monday that the Iranian people have not seen any benefit from the nuclear deal with world powers, state media reported.


Italian refiner Saras starts repaying Iranian oil debt

Italian oil refiner Saras has paid back 100 million euros ($112 million) of the debt it owes Iran for cargoes of crude oil taken before sanctions were imposed on the country in 2012, the company’s managing director said on Monday.


Iran signs deal with British Photovoltaic Association to develop 1 GW Solar capacity

Foreign investors continue to flock to the budding renewable energy market in Iran following a thaw in international relations with the Middle East country.


Iran wants probe into terrorist sponsors’ money-laundering moves

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Majid Takht Ravanchi called on the different countries and international bodies to help trace money-laundering moves made in support of the terrorist groups financially.


Amir-Abdollahian: Abbas’s meeting with terrorists, regret for Palestinians

Iranian diplomat, Amir-Abdollahian, reacted to the latest news of Palestine’s Mahmoud Abbas meeting with the head of currently-defunct terrorist group of Maryam Rajavi.


Iran: Attack on diplomatic sites ‘unlawful’

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said attack on diplomatic sites is an unlawful and immoral act.


Iran may launch advanced enrichment program: MP

An Iranian lawmaker says the country may launch an advanced enrichment program in case Washington continues to ignore its commitments under last year’s nuclear agreement between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries, including the United States.


Russia, Iran mull possibility of joint military drills, observers’ exchange

Moscow and Tehran are considering the possibility of bilateral military exercises and exchange of observers, local media reported on Tuesday.