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South Korean President Visits Milad Tower in Tehran
South Korean President Park Geun-hye attended a ceremony held on Monday night in Tehran’s iconic Milad Tower to mark the beginning of “Iran-Korea Cultural...
Park Geun-hye: N Korea Must Follow Iran’s Strategy to Join International Community
South Korean President Park Geun-hye said South Korea hopes that North Korea will follow in the footsteps of Iran in curbing its nuclear activities and joining the international community.
Tehran, Seoul Must Resist US Malice in Ties: Leader
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran and South Korea must build relations that are impervious to Washington's spite and bias.
Rouhani Welcomes Park Geun-hye
President Hassan Rouhani says there is suitable ground for foreign investment in Iran as he receives his South Korean counterpart Park Geun-hye in Tehran.
Seoul-Tehran Eye Pipeline Cooperation
KOGAS has agreed to engineer and launch Iran’s 9th and 11th cross-country pipeline projects, based on a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed with the National Iranian Gas Company on Sunday May 1, a senior NIGC official said.
Indonesian Ambassdor Calls for Closer Tehran-Jakarta Ties
Indonesia’s new ambassador to Iran underlined that his country is willing to further promote bilateral relations with the Islamic Republic in diverse areas, including politics and economics.
South Korean President in Iran for Official Visit
South Korean President Park Geun-hye who arrived in Iran on Sunday for a three-day visit, met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday morning after an official welcome ceremony at Sa'd Abad Palace.
Indian PM Modi to Visit Iran in Late May
According to Indian media, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to make a visit to Iran later this month to expand ties with the country, particularly in the energy sector.
Park Guen-hye Hopes for New Chapter Between Seoul and Tehran
South Korea’s president arrives in Tehran today on a three-day visit aimed at boosting mutual ties, becoming the first South Korean president to visit...
Tehran, Seoul Determined to Boost Energy Cooperation
Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh said Iran and South Korea can cooperate in various energy sectors including petrochemical industry, liquefied natural gas and investment of Korean companies in Iranian projects.
Asian Oil Imports from Iran up by 50% in March
Iran’s oil exports to Asian countries have increased by 50% in the third month of the current year compared the corresponding period last year.
Iran and China Stress Common Views on Syria
Ranking diplomats from Iran and China asserted that Syrian people alone have the right to decide their country’s fate, with both stressing the need for a serious fight against terrorist groups in the Arab country.
Hyundai to build power plant in Iran
South Korea’s Hyundai Engineering Company (HEC) will ink a contract to construct a 500-megawatt power house in Iran.
Iran and South Korea Confer on Expanding Nuclear Cooperation
In an Apr 24 meeting in Tehran, a South Korean delegation headed by the deputy minister of Trade, Industry and Energy stressed the continuation of talks on the expansion of nuclear cooperation with Iran.
Iran Ready to Help Expedite Silk Road Revival: Soltanifar
The Islamic Republic of Iran is ready to help expedite the revival of the Silk Road and re-energize its capacity, Vice-president and head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization said Saturday.
Tehran, Seoul to Ink Multi-Billion Dollar Deals: Report
Construction companies from South Korea plan to sign contracts with Iran on a series of big development projects during an upcoming visit to the Islamic Republic by the president of the East Asian nation, South Korean industry officials said on Saturday.
Isfahan, Hong Kong discuss boosting trade ties
Members of Isfahan Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mine and Agriculture met with a group of businessmen from Hong Kong on Tuesday evening to discuss venues for bilateral trade.
Iran’s Larijani Hails Afghanistan’s Progress in Anti-Terror Fight
Iran’s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said the Afghan government has made some progress in its fight against terrorism, calling for regional countries’ assistance in the anti-terrorism campaign.
China to invest in Mehran Petrochemical construction
The deal for construction of first petrochemical power plant in Mehran was signed on Tuesday between the executor company of Petrosaman Faragostar and Chinese Company CNTIC.
Asia-Pacific Meeting in Iran to Pave Way for Handicrafts Export
A senior Iranian official said that the holding of the 7th Asia-Pacific Forum in Iran could pave the way for boosting exports of Iranian handicrafts to foreign countries.
Iranian Speaker Underlines Necessity for Development of Tehran-Astana Parliamentary Cooperation
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani underscored the necessity for the further broadening of parliamentary relations and cooperation between Tehran and Astana.
South Korean president in Iran on May 1
South Korean President Park Geun-hye is scheduled to be in Iran on May 1, Iranian president's deputy chief of staff for communications and information said Monday.
Tehran, Seoul to Sign MoUs in May
South Korean President Park Geun-hye will visit Iran in May to sign three Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) on energy domain, an official with Iranian Ministry of Petroleum said on Sunday.
Iran, Pakistan to Conduct Joint Naval Drills
Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said Iranian and Pakistani navy vessels are to carry out joint military exercises on April 18.
Tehran, Delhi to start cultural talks
Head of Islamic Culture and Relations Organization and General Director of Indian Council for Cultural Relations agreed on starting religious talks and holding cultural negotiations between Iran and India.