Iran English language newspaper headlines on Tuesday, 30-6-2020

Iran News Daily


Tehran-Beijing Cooperation Plan in Interests of Both States

Foreign Ministry spokesman denied speculations about a 25-year plan for cooperation between Iran and China, saying the document has different dimensions on political and especially economic cooperation, and it is in the interests of both countries.


Iran Denies Arbitration Court Ruling On NIGC-Turkmengaz Dispute

The General Directorate of Public Relations of the Iranian Oil Ministry issued an announcement explaining the outcome of the International Court of Arbitration’s ruling regarding the dispute between the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) and Turkmengaz.


Iran Issues Arrest Warrant for Trump, Others Involved in Martyring Soleimani

Tehran’s prosecutor says 36 people involved in the assassination of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani have been identified and the judiciary has ordered their arrest.


Majlis to Give Appropriate Response to E3

An Iranian lawmaker said the Parliament is monitoring the behavior of the European countries and give an appropriate response to them.


COVID-19 Kills Another 162 Iranians

Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Monday that some 162 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 10,670.


Iran Forerunner in Fight Against Drugs in World

Iran’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna Kazem Gharibabadi on Sunday highlighted his country’s achievements in fighting drug-trafficking, describing it as the forerunner of the campaign against drug trafficking in the world.


Europeans, as Unreliable as U.S.

Iran’s chief of Judiciary Ebrahim Raisi said the U.S. is unreliable and noted that as the Leader of the Revolution has repeatedly said Europe is not trustworthy at all, and what we must trust today is Iranian great nation’s achievements.


IRGC Aerospace Force Ready to Help Car Industry

The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Aerospace Force said the force can provide Iranian automakers with advanced technologies so that they can overcome their shortcomings and reduce their reliance on foreign firms.


Iran to Develop Artificial Intelligence Start-ups

Iran’s Vice Presidency for Science and Technology says it is working to increase the number of start-ups in the field of artificial intelligence to nearly 200 in the near future and encourage investors to spend in this sector.


Promotion of Production a Must for Boosting Exports

Head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) Hamid Zadboum said promoting domestic production is the prerequisite of export development, IRIB reported.


Tehran Times


ISIPO revives over 200 idle production units in 3 months

Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) has revived 211 idle production units during the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-June 20), ILNA reported.


Benefactors donate $700m to construct schools nationwide

School building benefactors association has allocated a total of 30 trillion rials (about $700 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) to construct educational spaces in the current Iranian calendar year (began March 20), IRNA reported on Monday.


Europeans’ trust in U.S. falls during coronavirus pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has left Europeans uncertain who they can rely on with just two per cent now seeing the U.S. as a “useful” ally on matters of global significance, a major new survey has found.


49 tourism projects worth $273m to come on stream

A total of 49 tourism projects, worth 11,500 billion rials (some $273m at the official rate of 42,000 rials) will soon be inaugurated across the country.


Amid anti-racist protests Trump retweets video where man shouts ‘White Power’

The controversial U.S. President Donald Trump amid Anti-racist protests globally retweets avideo in which a man shouts ‘White Power’.


Why Arab rulers remain silent on George Floyd’s death

From New Zealand and Australia, through Europe, to Canada and Brazil, many countries of the world witnessed demonstrations in solidarity with the protests in the United States against racism after the Minneapolis police officer killed a black American. However, the Arab streets were quiet, except for Tunisia and social media.


Harvest season brings new life to Iran’s Alamut

A farmer harvests red cherries in a garden on the outskirts of Alamut in Qazvin province, north-central Iran, June 29, 2020. The harvest season commenced a  couple of days ago in numerous lush gardens that are dotted in the mountainous region.


Content of 25-year Iran-China co-op plan will be published when finalized: Tehran

Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Monday that Iran-China 25-year comprehensive cooperation plan has not been finalized yet.


IRGC says to provide technology to automotive industry

Amir Ali Hajizadeh, commander of the Aerospace Force of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, said on Monday that the IRGC is ready to provide technology to the automotive industry.


Zarif discusses expansion of ties with Qatari FM

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has discussed expansion of ties with Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani.


Brutal Western sanctions hampering Iran’s fight against drug trafficking: police commander

The brutal sanctions imposed by Western countries on the Islamic Republic have stymied Iran’s capacity to fight drug trafficking by depriving it of the necessary equipment, says a senior Iranian police official.