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Iran, Venezuela oil ministers sign agreements to broaden energy ties
The Iranian and Venezuelan oil ministers have signed new agreements for broader cooperation in the energy sector, in the face of the draconian economic sanctions imposed on both countries by the US.
Iranian president plans to visit Latin America; date to be determined
Iran’s ambassador to Venezuela says President Ebrahim Raisi plans to make a visit to Latin America, including Venezuela, with the exact date yet to be determined.
Iran’s oil minister arrives Venezuela
Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji is in Caracas, exploring ways of "strengthening relations and cooperation in the field of energy" between Iran and Venezuela.
Iran, Venezuela launch direct shipping line to further boost bilateral trade
Tehran’s Embassy in Caracas says a direct shipping line connecting Iran to Venezuela was launch last month with the goal of supporting the trade ties between the economic sectors of the two countries.
Iran sends 4th ship carrying domestically-made goods to Venezuela
Iran dispatches a ship to Venezuela carrying a cargo of domestically-made goods as part of Tehran’s policy of promoting non-oil products in the international market.
Oil ministers of Iran, Venezuela discuss closer energy cooperation
The oil ministers of Iran and Venezuela hold talks on ways to further expand bilateral energy cooperation, despite the tough American sanctions against both oil-producing nations.
Iran oil minister: 100k of Iranian oil refined daily at offshore Venezuelan refinery
Iran’s Oil Minister Javad Oji says 100 thousand barrels of Iranian oil is refined at an offshore refinery belonging to Venezuela.
Report: Iranian crude, condensate reach Venezuela’s port
Two Iranian tankers have arrived in Venezuela with about 1.22 million barrels of Iranian crude and 2 million barrels of condensate, media reports citing documents from state oil company PDVSA say.
Raisi says his administration pursuing policy of improving ties with Latin America
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi says his administration pursues a foreign policy of improving relations with countries in Latin America.
Iran exports BCG, hepatitis B vaccines to Venezuela
Iran has exported a shipment of domestically-produced hepatitis B and BCG vaccines, primarily used against tuberculosis, to Venezuela for the first time after the 1979 victory of the Islamic Revolution, the head of the Tehran-based Pasteur Institute of Iran says.
Iran: We are ready for technological cooperation with Venezuela
The Iranian vice president for scientific and technological affairs and the Venezuelan minister of science and technology have discussed possible areas of cooperation between the two sides in various technological spheres, particularly medical and pharmaceutical fields with an emphasis on knowledge-based companies.
President Raisi says close ties with Venezuela will lead to victory
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi says enhanced ties between Iran and Venezuela and active resistance against the imperialist countries will definitely lead to victory.
Venezuela’s Maduro says impressed by scientific, technological progress in Iran
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, fresh from a trip to Iran, says he is amazed by the scientific and technological progress Iran has made during the recent years.
“Partnership deal beneficial for Iran and Venezuela”
An Iranian expert on Latin American affairs has said the 20-year partnership deal between Iran and Venezuela will be beneficial for both sides at a time when Tehran and Caracas are under sanctions.
Venezuela 1st lady meets Iran’s VP for women affairs, activists
First Lady of Venezuela Cilia Flores along with Iran’s Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs Ensieh Khazali held a meeting with a number of female social and political activists in Tehran.
Direct Iran-Venezuela flights to begin from June 18
Tehran’s ambassador to Caracas says direct flights between Iran and Venezuela will start next weekend, as the two countries work to facilitate bilateral trade ties.
Iran’s leader hails Venezuela’s resistance and victory against US
Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has said the experience of the Islamic Republic and Venezuela showed that the only path to victory against the US pressures is resistance.
Iran delivers another oil tanker to Venezuela
Iran has delivered another oil tanker to Venezuela during a ceremony in which the presidents of the two countries participated from Tehran via video conference. The delivery ceremony was held in the Persian Gulf.
Iranian president describes ties with Venezuela “strategic”
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi says Iran has faced many sanctions and threats over the past 40-plus years, but the nation has decided to turn the bans into an opportunity to make progress.
Iran, Venezuela sign 20-year cooperation deal
Iran and Venezuela signed a 20-year cooperation agreement on Saturday to bolster partnership in various fields, including oil, petrochemical and tourism sectors.
Iran, Venezuela on course to boosting trade ties: Expert
An expert on Latin American issues says the recent two-day trip to Iran by Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro seems to be aimed at discussing economic issues and enhancing mutual relations in the domains of trade and commerce.
Maduro says Iran, Venezuela have common goal of fighting colonialism, imperialism
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says Tehran and Caracas share the goal of fighting colonialism, imperialism, and racism.
Venezuelan president to visit Iran soon
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro is expected to pay an official two-day visit to Tehran, soon, for talks with senior Iranian officials.
Iran inks eight cooperation agreements with Venezuela and Nicaragua
Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji signed eight major cooperation agreements with Venezuela and Nicaragua during his recent Latin America tour, according to a report published by the local media.
Iranian oil minister meets Venezuelan president in Caracas
Iranian Oil Minister Javad Oji has held talks with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maudro over ways of neutering the US sanctions against the two countries.