Iran’s coverage: Iran, Azerbaijan can connect Asia, Africa to northern Europe: President

Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:

 

Iran, Azerbaijan joint efforts to complete North-South Corridor to help other regional countries

The President emphasised the relations between Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan to the interests of the two nations and stressed the necessity of efforts to develop, strengthen and consolidate the relations and cooperation between Tehran and Baku.

 

Iran’s ties with India not in conflict with Pakistan

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Mon. that Iran’s good relations with India are not in conflict with Pakistan, just as Pakistan’s ties with Saudi Arabia do not tarnish Islamabad’s ties with Tehran.

Iran’s achievements in supporting rural women explained at UN

An Iranian female MP on Monday briefed the 62th meeting of the UN Commission on the Status of Women on the achievements made and measures taken by the Islamic Republic of Iran to support rural women and girls.

 

JCPOA joint commission to meet in Vienna on Friday

The Joint commission of Iran nuclear deal also known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is scheduled to be held in Vienna on March 16, The European Union External Action (EEAS) said.

Iran FM, Pakistan Army Chief discuss bilateral ties, regional security

Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday met with Pakistan Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa and discussed matters of mutual interest, regional security, a military statement said on Tuesday.

 

US prolongs sanctions against Iran

The United States has extended the national emergency with respect to Iran, President Donald Trump informed in a letter the US House of Representatives speaker and the Senate President.

Iran’s Parliament begins impeaching three cabinet ministers

The Iranian labor minister has secured a vote of confidence during a hearing session at the Parliament (Majlis) on his alleged mismanagement, as the legislature begins an impeachment process involving three cabinet ministers.

Iran’s OilMin: Will plan to boost oil production by 600,000 b/d by 2021

The Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zangeneh was on the wires earlier today, via Reuters, with the key headlines found below.

Shahin Mustafayev: Azerbaijan intends to cooperate with Iran in oil and gas production

Azerbaijan, Iran and Russia may create joint energy corridor, Azerbaijani Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev said at the 12th meeting of Azerbaijan-Iran joint intergovernmental economic commission held in Tehran.

Street named for ex-PM Mosaddeq in Tehran

The City Council of Tehran named one of the Streets of the city after Dr. Mohammad Mosaddeq, said the spokesman of the council on Tuesday.