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Lifting the trade veil in Iran – The Australian


Business Standard

Lifting the trade veil in Iran
The Australian
In the same year the last Australian minister led a business mission to Tehran, Iran's nuclear program was uncovered – an event from which ricochets are still being felt geopolitically and economically. As United Nations trade sanctions took their hold
Federal Government to reopen trade office in IranABC Online
Govt takes business group to IranThe Advertiser
1st Australian business delegation in 14 years to visit IranBusiness Standard
The Indian Express
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Posted on 26 September 2016 | 1:38 am

Iran, Saudis Oppose Terrorism They Dislike – Wall Street Journal


Intelligence & Terrorism Information Center

Iran, Saudis Oppose Terrorism They Dislike
Wall Street Journal
Regarding Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir's “Iran Can't Whitewash Its Record of Terror” (op-ed, Sept. 19): The mutual accusations of state-sponsored terrorism between foreign ministers Javad Zarif of Iran (Letters, Sept. 14) and Al-Jubeir
Spotlight IranIntelligence & Terrorism Information Center
Don't Shoot Iran's Naval ProvocateursThe National Interest Online
Iran not interested in any provocation with US: ZarifPress TV
Al-Manar TV –Business Standard –Middle East Eye
all 26 news articles »

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 5:31 pm

Alex Reynolds loved travelling through Iran — except for one part of the experience. Picture: Lost With Purpose – NEWS.com.au (blog)


NEWS.com.au (blog)

Alex Reynolds loved travelling through Iran — except for one part of the experience. Picture: Lost With Purpose
NEWS.com.au (blog)
Catcalling is one thing, grabbing is another, but I'm more disturbed by the timelessness of my video on that man's phone than any verbal or physical harassment. For all I know, I could become an unofficial porn star in Iran in the coming days, hijab

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Posted on 25 September 2016 | 4:48 pm

Iran Introduces Credit Cards For First Time – Fortune


Fortune

Iran Introduces Credit Cards For First Time
Fortune
Iran is looking to bolster its oil production and economy after world powers in January lifted sanctions against the Islamic Republic in return for Tehran complying with a deal to curb its nuclear ambitions. Valiollah Seif, the head of the central bank
Iran Introduces Credit Cards for First Time EverHaaretz

all 5 news articles »

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 4:34 pm

Iran launches home-grown ballistic missile – Economic Times


Economic Times

Iran launches home-grown ballistic missile
Economic Times
TEHRAN: Iran's Defence Ministry on Sunday launched the production line of home-grown ballistic missile of "Zolfaqar", media reported. The tactical missile, which is capable of evading jamming signals in electronic warfare, will come into service by
Iran Launches Production of First Domestically-Designed Ballistic MissileSputnik International
Iran Releases Video of Launch of New Ballistic MissileTasnim News Agency (press release)
Iran unveils locally-made 700-km range missileKuwait News Agency

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Posted on 25 September 2016 | 4:23 pm

Iran, Japan seal deal to fund petchem plans – Press TV


Press TV

Iran, Japan seal deal to fund petchem plans
Press TV
Iran says Japan has agreed to fund the development of some of its petrochemical projects – a groundbreaking move that could open the way for similar funding mechanisms for other sectors in the future. Iran's Ministry of Petroleum announced in a
Japan to fund Iran's petrochemical projectsChina.org.cn

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Posted on 25 September 2016 | 4:17 pm

‘Iran and Russia in danger of becoming war crimes accomplices’ – Jerusalem Post Israel News


Jerusalem Post Israel News

'Iran and Russia in danger of becoming war crimes accomplices'
Jerusalem Post Israel News
"Otherwise, Russia and Iran will become accomplices of the war crimes committed in Aleppo," the minister said in a written statement with reference to the bombings that struck the Syrian city and killed scores of people. Damascus and its allies
Iran capitalizes on collapse of US-Russia cease-fire dealAl-Monitor
Russia and Iran 'must put pressure on Assad to stop Syria violence'BreakingNews.ie
France calls Russia, Iran to cease 'dead-end strategy' in SyriaReuters

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Posted on 25 September 2016 | 2:57 pm

The Syrian-Americans Who Stood Up to Iran (When Obama Wouldn’t) – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

The Syrian-Americans Who Stood Up to Iran (When Obama Wouldn't)
Bloomberg
Iran's president, Hassan Rouhani, has persuaded most Western elites that he is a moderate worthy of deference. Big-shot journalists respectfully interview him. Former senior U.S. officials dine with him. European foreign ministries accommodate his

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Posted on 25 September 2016 | 1:15 pm

Iran gains Mediterranean bases in Italy and Syria – DEBKA file


DEBKA file

Iran gains Mediterranean bases in Italy and Syria
DEBKA file
In this context, the US Pentagon and Navy chiefs once again urged Israel to update and enlarge its war fleet, which they said was “full of holes” to catch up with the rapidly changing conditions opposite its shores, where Russia, Iran and Egypt are
Italian navy ship docks in IranWashington Post
Italy's 'Euro' warship docks in southern Iran to boost friendly military tiesPress TV
Iran likely to dispatch destroyers to Italian portsMehr News Agency – English Version
AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)
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Posted on 25 September 2016 | 1:09 pm

A year after the nuclear deal, Iranian optimism turns sour – Washington Post


Washington Post

A year after the nuclear deal, Iranian optimism turns sour
Washington Post
NEW YORK — A year ago, Iran seemed on the verge of a new relationship with the United States and the world. In his address to the United Nations last fall, President Hassan Rouhani said the nuclear deal just signed, lifting sanctions and setting
When the enemy (Iran) comesArutz Sheva
Iran rings in new school year with call for respect, moderationPress TV
As Iran's President Touts Openness, Britons Appeal For Release Of PrisonersNPR
CNN –Fox News –Global Voices Online
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Posted on 23 September 2016 | 9:09 pm

Iran – BingNews

Byrne: No more ransom payments to Iran, the world’s leading state sponsor of terrorism

On June 24, 2015, President Obama stood in the Roosevelt Room of the White House and said “I am reaffirming that the United States government will not make concessions, such as paying ransom, to terrorist groups holding American hostages.” This …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 8:25 pm

Trump, Netanyahu discuss Islamic State, Iran, Palestinians in meeting

After an hourlong meeting at Trump Tower in New York, Trump’s campaign issued a statement saying the candidate described U.S. military assistance to Israel as an “excellent investment” for the United States and agreed with Netanyahu that Middle East peace …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 8:24 pm

1st Australian business delegation in 14 years to visit Iran

Canberra, Sep 26: Australia’s trade minister will lead the country’s first business delegation to visit Iran in 14 years after sanctions over Tehran’s nuclear program were eased. Steven Ciobo said he will leave tomorrow for the visit that will …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 7:50 pm

Inside Iran: Middle East marvel has been off limits for years but is now welcoming Westerners with open arms

But its ancient arches now glow bright yellow in the night sky and set the scene for a wonderful spectacle. The people of Isfahan meet beneath the lights here – and on the Zayandeh River’s other crossings – every evening to socialise. It’s a balmy …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 7:49 pm

Iran book Under-17 World Cup spot with victory over Vietnam in AFC U-16 championship

Margao: These are the moments Iran ‘s young footballers will not want to forget until the big event next year. Since their arrival in Goa, they had longed for this day: To qualify for the Under-17 World Cup in India, and that they managed to do it in some …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 7:26 pm

Iran Introduces Credit Cards For First Time

Iran introduced credit cards for the first time on Sunday, the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA) reported. Iran is looking to bolster its oil production and economy after world powers in January lifted sanctions against the Islamic Republic in return …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 6:58 pm

Iran’s Loud Complaint Against US – OpEd

At this year’s annual General Assembly gathering, Iranian officials have seized the moment to air their growing complaints of American inaction with respect to the nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). It is now some …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 6:57 pm

South Korea recalls Son for Qatar, Iran World Cup qualifiers

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea coach Uli Stielike has recalled Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min ahead of next month’s 2018 World Cup qualification games against Qatar and Iran. Stielike allowed Son, 24, to miss the 1-1 draw with Syria earlier …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 6:45 pm

Iran just introduced credit cards for the first time

A woman celebrates the tentative Iran nuclear deal. AFP / Getty Images Iran introduced credit cards for the first time on Sunday, the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA) reported. Iran is looking to bolster its oil production and economy after world …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 9:34 am

Yemen plans U.N. complaint over Iran weapons transfers: minister

In an interview with Reuters, Abdel-Malek al-Mekhlafi also said he hoped a 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire would take effect “early next week.” Yemen and Saudi Arabia – which intervened in the country in March 2015 to prevent the Houthis and forces loyal to …

Posted on 24 September 2016 | 6:33 am