October 9, The Iran Project – Germany’s Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel visit to Iran, Former Swedish foreign minister Nils Daniel Carl Bildt trip to Iran, Iranians holding mourning ceremony for Imam Hossein (AS) martyrdom nationwide and President Hassan Rouhani Southeast Asia tour that including Vietnam, Malaysia & Thailand dominated the country’s media outlets in the past week (Oct 03– Oct 09).
Intl. seminar on tourism investment opportunities
Is’hagh Jahanigiri, first deputy-President and Abbas Ahundi, Minister of Roads and Urban Planning, have participated the International Seminar on Tourism Investment Opportunities on Sunday.
Zarif meets former Swedish FM
Former Swedish foreign minister Nils Daniel Carl Bildt met with Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday morning.
Germany’s Gabriel meets with Head of Chamber of Commerce
Germany’s Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel and Head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) Gholam Hossein Shafei met in Tehran on Monday morning.
Iran, Germany held Joint Commission on Economic Coop.
Iran-Germany Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation was held today, in the presence of German Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel and Iranian Minister of Economic Affairs Ali Tayebnia.
Iranian cities prepare to host Shia mourners during Muharram
The holy shrines of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad and Fatima Masumeh (AS) in Qom are being prepared to host millions of pilgrims and Shia mourners who will mark the anniversary of the martyrdom of Imam Hossein (AS) one of Shiite Islam’s most beloved leaders, and his family members and relatives some 14 centuries ago.
Bodies of 78 Iranian martyrs repatriated from Iraq
Remains of 78 Iranian soldiers martyred in the Iraqi imposed war on Iran in the 1980s were delivered to the country’s authorities on Wednesday at Shalamcheh border crossing in the southwestern province of Khouzestan.
Zarif registers in Natl. Population, Housing Census
Iranian FM Javad Zarif attended the online registration of National Population and Housing Census, on Monday.
Imam Reza shrine in Mashhad prepares to host Shia mourners in Muharram
The holy shrine of Shia eighth Imam, Ali bin Mousa al-Reza (AS), in Iran’s northeastern city of Mashhad, hosts millions of mourners each year during Muharram mourning ceremonies.
Iranian Police officials, commanders meet Ayatollah Khamenei
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei met with high-ranking police commanders and officials in Tehran on Tuesday on the occasion of the national day of the Iranian Law Enforcement Force.
NIOC inks 1st IPC deal
The ice of inking an Iran Petroleum Contract (IPC) is finally broken as National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) entered a crucial deal with Iranian Persia Oil & Gas Industry Development Co. (POGIDC) for an increase in output level of several Iranian oil fields and reserves.
1st VP sees off Pres. Rouhani leaving for Southeast Asia
Iranian first VP Es’hagh Jahangiri and a number of Iranian senior officials saw off President Rouhani on Wednesday, leaving for Vietnam, as his first leg of Southeastern Asia tour.
Rouhani arrives in Hanoi in his Asian tour
Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has arrived in Vietnam’s capital Hanoi and was received by country’s presidential office. Rouhani’s tour of the Southeast Asia will include Malaysia and Thailand as well.
Iran, Vietnam presidents meet in Hanoi
Visiting Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang started their meeting here Thursday morning immediately after the Iranian President was officially welcomed by President Tran at his Presidential Palace.