Iran’s coverage: EU, Russia unanimous on JCPOA implementation: Mogherini

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Mogherini says EU, Russia unanimous on Iran nuclear deal

High Representative of the European Union Federica Mogherini said the EU and Russia are quite unanimous in implementation of the nuclear agreement with Iran or the conflict between ‘Israel’ and Palestine.

Rouhani vows to proceed with resistance economy in second term

Incumbent Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who is running for the forthcoming presidential elections, highlighted the importance of Resistance Economy plan, saying that the country should resist against foreign pressures through the plan.

 

Iranian minister attends Int’l Silk Road Forum

The two-day Silk Road international cooperation forum known as the “Belt and Road Forum” started in Beijing on Sunday with attendance of Iran’s Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance.

 

Foreigners no cure for country: Presidential candidate

One of the candidate of the upcoming presidential election underlined importance of reviving the economy relying on domestic capacities and stressed that foreigners cannot cure the country.

Iran ramps up oil exports to South Korea, much to Trump’s chagrin

South Korea will be under pressure to import more oil and gas from the US, having ramped up Iranian imports in recent months to the displeasure of Washington.

 

US Ex-Treasury official opposes new Iran sanctions bill

US President Donald Trump’s former acting treasury secretary warned lawmakers that an Iran sanctions bill under consideration in the Senate Foreign Relations Committee could undermine the Iran nuclear agreement and hurt US relations with allies.

“People’s poor living condition behind my presidential bid”

Iranian presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi has sharply criticized the incumbent government’s performance, and said his decision to compete in the votes has not been taken on a whim, but to improve people’s living condition.

 

Iran, Iraq to set up center to counter dust storms

Iran is going to launch a training center in Iraq to educate Iraqis on effective ways to address the issue of dust storms and the particle pollution overwhelming the region, says the Vice-President and head of the Environment Department.

 

Iran’s ATA Airlines buying 10 Embraer jets

Iran’s ATA Airlines has reached an agreement with Brazilian planemaker Embraer to purchase 10 new passenger planes, the carrier confirmed over the telephone to the Financial Tribune.

 

Economic woes dominate Iran’s presidential race

Poverty takes the center stage in Iran’s presidential campaigning as candidates travel across the country to take their message to the voters ahead of an expected close race on Friday.