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Iran, Bolivia Consider Technological Cooperation

Top Iranian and Bolivian officials discussed plans for interaction in diverse technological and industrial projects, particularly in nanotechnology. In a meeting with Bolivia’s president on the sidelines of the fourth summit meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) in Santa Cruz de la Sierra on Friday, Iran’s First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri said the Islamic […]

Iran’s First VP to Attend 4th GECF Gas Summit

Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri left Tehran for Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, to attend the fourth summit meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF). During his stay in Bolivia, Jahangiri is expected to hold bilateral meetings with members of other participating countries on a range of issues, including gas and energy ties. […]

Iran Offers Help for Bolivia in Developing Gas Industry

Iran’s president highlighted the great potential for cooperation with Bolivia in the gas industry, saying Iranian experts are ready to carry out various gas exploration and production projects in the Latin American country. In a meeting with his Bolivian counterpart on the sidelines the annual UN General Assembly meeting in New York on Monday, Iranian […]

Meeting on Closer Banking Ties with Latin America

Iran’s Foreign Ministry officials and representatives of the state-run and private banks held a meeting in Tehran to explore avenues for expansion of banking relations with Latin American nations following the implementation of the JCPOA. The gathering was attended by Iranian Foreign Ministry’s political directors in charge of Latin American affairs, representatives from Iranian banks, […]

Iran’s Push to Facilitate Trade with Latin America

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif promised that the country’s diplomatic missions will help the Iranian state-run and private sector companies develop closer trade cooperation with the Latin American countries. Speaking at a formal dinner ceremony at the Cuban capital of Havana’s Hotel Nacional de Cuba on Sunday night, the Iranian minister said all Iranian […]

3rd GECF Summit kicks off

The third Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), presided over by Dr Rouhani, was opened in Tehran on Monday in the presence of presidents from nine countries. Among the heads of states attending the 3rd GECF are presidents of Russia, Iraq, Bolivia, Venezuela, Guinea Equatorial, Nigeria and Turkmenistan, as well as the Prime Minister of Algeria. […]

9 Presidents to Visit Tehran for GECF Summit

Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh (pictured) said the presidents and heads of state of 9 countries have confirmed their participation in the upcoming International Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) meeting in Tehran on November 23. This is the first time that such a number of heads of state and government have confirmed their participation […]

Iran gives 30-day visas at airports

By John Lee. Iran is to start issuing 30-day visas for tourists from 58 countries upon arrival at its airports. The Persian-language newspaper Donya-ye Eqtesad says the visas can be extended by 15 more days. Foreign tourists could previously get 14-day visas at Iran’s airports and their visas could not be extended. Eligible countries are: […]