A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on Jan. 11

Iranian Newspapers Headlines
Iranian Newspapers Headlines

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of newspapers on Sunday and picked headlines from 19 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.

A meeting between the Supreme Leader and visiting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro dominated the front pages of the Iranian newspapers on Sunday. In the meeting Ayatollah Khamenei slammed the recent decline in oil prices as politically-motivated. The comments of President Rouhani at a meeting with his Venezuelan counterpart also drew front-page attention. The upcoming sale of the capital’s two most popular football clubs – Persepolis and Esteghlal – was on the cover of dailies too.

 

Afarinesh: “Security problems are to blame for capital flight,” said Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani.

Afarinesh: “Half-finished projects are to be handed over to the private sector,” said a member of a parliamentary committee dealing with budgetary issues.

 

Afarinesh newspaper 1- 11


Afkar: Officials with the Supreme Leader’s office have inspected the country’s nuclear facilities.

Afkar: Austrian exports to Iran have registered a 15 percent hike.

 

Afkar newspaper 1- 11

 

Aftab-e Yazd: China has overtaken the UAE as the biggest exporter to Iran.

Aftab-e Yazd: “Our dignity does not hinge on economic issues,” said the commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps.

 

Aftabe yazd newspaper 1- 11


Arman-e Emrooz: Laborers gathered together outside parliament in protest at an amendment to the Labor Law.

 

Armane emruz newspaper 1- 11


Ebtekar: Cancer is to blame for 15 percent of all Iranian deaths.

 

Ebtekar newspaper 1- 11


Eghtesad-e Pooya: Exports of Iranian hand-woven carpets are up by 24 percent.

 

Eghtesade puya newspaper 1- 11


Emtiaz: Iranian bank debts are up 24 percent.

 

Emtiaz newspaper 1- 11


Etemad: At a meeting with the visiting Venezuelan president, the Supreme Leader underlined concerted efforts to counter [a recent] drop in oil prices.

 

Etemad newspaper 1- 11


Ettela’at: Persepolis and Esteghlal, two Tehran-based football clubs whose popularity goes beyond the borders of the capital, will be sold to the highest bidders in less than two months.

Ettela’at: “The Health Ministry cannot prop out the healthcare system on its own,” said Health Minister Hassan Hashemi.

 

Ettelaat newspaper 1- 11


Hambastegi: “Mohammad Reza Shajarian [an internationally-acclaimed vocalist] has the approval of the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance,” said a deputy culture minister.

 

Hambastegi newspaper 1- 11


Hemayat: Terrorists are now haunting the very same countries that supported them in the past.

 

Hemayat newspaper 1- 11


Iran Daily: Kish energy show to host US, European companies.

 

Iran daily newspaper 1- 11


Javan: Homa, a state-of-the-art Iranian RQ-7 drone, has taken to the sky.

 

Javan newspaper 1- 11


Jomhouri Islami: “Cooperation of OPEC members which follow the same line can help foil major power plots against this organization,” President Rouhani told his Venezuelan counterpart.

 

Jomhorie eslami newspaper 1- 11


Kaenat: “Iran will not tolerate terrorists,” said the speaker of the Islamic Consultative Assembly.

 

Kaeenaat newspaper 1- 11


Mardom-e Emrooz: US Secretary of State John Kerry has met with Sultan Qaboos bin Said of Oman ahead of a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif.

 

Mardome emruz newspaper 1- 11


Sepid: A ceremony to celebrate the universality of health insurance in Iran will be held on January 12. President Rouhani will be in attendance.

 

Sepid newspaper 1- 11


Shahrvand: Officials with the Iranian water and wastewater organization have urged the public to pray for rain.

 

Shahrvand newspaper 1- 11


Sharq: Iranian police have arrested a man who hacked into as many as 1,508 bank accounts.

 

Shargh newspaper 1- 11

 

Emad Askarieh
Emad Askarieh has worked as a journalist since 2002. The main focus of his work is foreign policy and world diplomacy. He started his career at Iran Front Page Media Group, and is currently serving as the World Editor and the Vice-President for Executive Affairs at the Iran Front Page (IFP) news website.
   
   

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