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Speaker Calls for Closer Iran-Vietnam Trade Ties

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said Iran and Vietnam’s business people should be informed of the economic capacities of the two countries as part of efforts to boost bilateral trade. Speaking to reporters after an economic meeting between Iranian and Vietnamese delegations in Hanoi, Larijani said during the session, business people from the two sides […]

US “Hampering Iran’s Accession to WTO”

Iran’s minister of industry deplored the US government for its attempts at obstructing Tehran’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO). “We have fallen behind in joining the WTO because of the US opposition, while we have no technical problem,” Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh said in a meeting with Vietnam’s minister of agriculture and rural development […]

Iran Ready to Supply Vietnam with Energy, Steel

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the Islamic Republic is prepared to provide Vietnam with its requirements for energy and steel. “Vietnam can be a center for the development of Iran’s economic activity in East Asia,” President Rouhani said during a meeting with Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in the capital Hanoi on Thursday. Heading […]

Iran looks Down Under for New Opportunities

By Saeid Jafari, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Upon taking office in August 2013, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani initiated a new foreign policy in sharp contrast to that of his conservative predecessor, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Rouhani’s policy of detente and constructive engagement was quickly […]

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: […]