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Envoy says Iran ready to help expand cooperation in Asia
Iranian Ambassador to the United Nations Zahra Ershadi expressed Tehran's readiness to promote connectivity between Central Asia and South Asia.
Iran Calls for Closer Cooperation Among Eurasian Nations
Iran’s energy minister says the country can play a pivotal role in cementing cooperation among member states of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).
Iranian Knowledge-Based Firms Make Inroads into Eurasia Market
The Iranian Vice Presidency for Science and Technology says it has provided dozens of domestic knowledge-based companies with the opportunity to export their products to the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) market.
Iran’s Exports to Eurasia Rise by 63%
Iran’s exports to Eurasia have registered a considerable growth despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Iran’s EAEU Accession Good Chance for Boosting Ties with Belarus
Iran's trade minister says the country’s membership in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) will be an ideal opportunity for the enhancement of trade cooperation...
Iran’s Exports to Eurasia Up by 75 Percent: Official
The Chief of Iran Trade Development Organization Hamid Zadboum says Iran’s exports to Eurasian countries have increased by 75 percent in value between March and November 2019.
Iran Says Barriers to Transit Ties with Neighbours Removed
Iran’s minister of roads and urban development says all transit and customs issues between the Islamic Republic and the neighbouring countries have been resolved, and the Iranian fleet can now move to Europe and China.
Iran Says Ready to Link Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan to Global Markets
First Vice President Es'haq Jahangiri says Iran is a major hub of transit in the world and can connect Central Asian states, including Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, to the global markets.
Iran to Open First National Trade Office in Russia
A senior Iranian official says Iran’s first National Trade Office in Russia will be opened by the private sector in two months’ time.
Iran-Eurasia Preferential Trade Deal Goes into Effect
A preferential trade agreement between Iran and the Eurasian Economic Union (EEC) has come into force.
World Must Decisively Stand against US’ Unilateralism: Iran
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called on the international community, particularly the member states of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), to join hands and stand decisively against the United States’ unilateralism.
Iran Ready to Export Engineering Services to Armenia
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has discussed issues of mutual interest in a meeting with his Armenian counterpart Armen Sarkissian in the city of Yerevan.
Rouhani Says Way Paved for US to Join JCPOA Meeting
President of Iran Hassan Rouhani says the JCPOA parties have agreed on a framework for a plenary meeting that could involve the US as well.
Iran to Join EAEU in Weeks: President Rouhani
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the country will officially join the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) on October 27, marking the Islamic Republic’s first membership in a regional economic union.
President Rouhani Due in Armenia to Attend Eurasia Summit
Iran’s president is to travel to Armenia to take part in the summit of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) in Yerevan on October 1, 2019.
Iran on Verge of Joining Eurasia Free Trade Zone
Iran’s Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian says the country will soon announce the implementation of its agreement with the five members of the Eurasian Economic Union on free trade, which will make Iran a member of the Eurasia Free Trade Zone.
Iran’s Parliament Approves Establishing Free Trade Zone with Eurasia
Iranian lawmakers have approved a bill to temporarily run a free trade zone between Iran and Eurasian Economic Union.
Rouhani to Visit Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan for Asian Summits
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is going to start a tour of Central Asia that will take him to Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan for the SCO and CICA summits.
Iran Says Grounds Prepared for Its Membership in Eurasian Union
Despite sanctions imposed on and restrictions created for Iran's economy, arrangements for membership of the Islamic Republic in the Eurasian Economic Union have been made, said Iran's Energy Minister.
‘EU’s Channel for Trade with Iran to Become Operational Soon’
The European Union’s long-awaited mechanism known as the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) to keep financial ties with Iran under the US sanctions is set to become operational in the near future, said a spokesperson of the bloc.
Armenia Elections Part of Trend towards Democratic Changes: Iran
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has hailed the recent parliamentary elections held in Armenia as part of the trend towards democratic changes in the neighbouring country.
ICA Says Resolved to Facilitate Iran’s Trade Ties with World
The chairman of the Asia-Pacific region of International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) says the alliance is seeking to stand by Iran amid the unilateral sanctions imposed on the county and do whatever in its power to facilitate Iran’s trade ties with the outside world.
Iran Calls for More Economic Ties between Eurasian States
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani, who is in the Turkish city of Antalya to attend the Third Annual Meeting of Parliament Speakers of the Eurasian countries, says development of economic and business ties is the main goal of the summit.
‘Iran, Tajikistan Can Resolve Differences through Talks’
Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman says the Islamic Republic’s issues with Tajikistan are some special ones that can be settled through exchange of thoughts at the negotiating table.
Iran Urges Eurasian States to Boost Economic Ties
Iran’s parliament speaker has called on Eurasian countries to work towards enhancing their economic cooperation.