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Video: Nuclear Scientist Hanged for Treason

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran has confirmed the execution of a scientist who provided information about the country’s nuclear programme to the United States. Shahram Amiri’s death is part of a long-running espionage saga between the US […]

Video: Nuclear Deal one year on: Expectations vs reality

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. It’s been a year since Iran signed its nuclear deal with major world powers – a reduction in its atomic capabilities in exchange for the lifting of economic sanctions. President Hassan Rouhani promised […]

Video: Has the Iran Nuclear Deal Changed Anything?

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. It’s a year since the signing of a wide-ranging deal designed to stop Iran developing nuclear weapons. Since then, the Iranian government has largely lived up to its side of the bargain. The […]

Video: Iran targets Kurdish Separatists on Iraq Border

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iranian forces have shelled villages on the border with Iraq forcing hundreds of people to leave their homes. The Iranian government says they targeted the headquarters of a Kurdish separatist group. Al Jazeera’s […]

Video: Iran’s push to Revive Oil-and-Gas Sector

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Tehran is hosting this year’s Iran oil and gas show as it tries to regain its share of the world market after the lifting of sanctions. International companies are vying to get back […]

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Video: Iran International Book Fair

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Hundreds of thousands are expected to visit the Iranian capital, Tehran for its international book fair. It might be a challenge to find some publications, but many locals are excited about the wide […]

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Video: Iran unveils S-300 Missile System Parts

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran used its annual Army Day parade Sunday to showcase parts of a long-awaited air defence system ordered from Russia, a move likely to irk critics of the arms deal.

Video: Iran says cannot access Frozen Funds

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The Governor of Iran’s Central Bank, Valiollah Seif, tells the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington that Iran still cannot access its frozen funds abroad and he doesn’t think that their Western partners are […]

Video: Italian premier starts Iran Trip

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi started a two-day visit to Iran on Tuesday, the highest ranking European leader to do so since world powers completed a nuclear deal with Tehran.

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Video: Iran Hosts Robot Football Tournament

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran on Wednesday hosted the 11th edition of RoboCup, an annual event which draws international participants competing in football tournaments played by robots, and that is seen by many as a test laboratory for […]

Video: After the Elections: What’s Next for Iran?

From The Legatum Institute. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The Legatum Institute‘s ‘Iran Series’ hosted a panel discussion that analysed the results of the country’s recent elections and what to expect next. Speakers included: Sanam Vakil, lecturer in Middle East Studies, […]

Video: Iran Deportees Deal a Goal for Australia

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran’s foreign minister will meet with his Australian counterpart in Canberra on Tuesday. It’s part of a tour aimed at nurturing relationships and building trade links with Asian countries. But Australia is also […]

Video: Iran Fires Ballistic Missiles in New Test

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran said its armed forces had fired two more ballistic missiles on Wednesday as it continued tests in defiance of US warnings.

Video: Rouhani says Voters Chose ‘Right and Proper Path’

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iranian voters chose “the right and proper path for the country”, moderate President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday after final election results showed his allies had made significant gains.

Films offer Insight into Life in Iran

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Five years ago a film from Iran won the top prize at the Berlin Film Festival. Now, as Nadim Baba reports, there’s a whole wave of Iranian movie makers trying to show the […]

Video: Conservatives Rally Supporters Ahead of Elections

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran is preparing for two crucial elections later this week. One is for a new parliament and the other for a body that will elect the next supreme leader. Hardliners and conservatives face […]

Video: Reformists hold Rally on First Campaign Day

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iranian reformists and moderate candidates held a rally on Thursday in Tehran on the first official day of campaigning for next week’s elections:

Video: German Minister Visits Tehran

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier met his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif in Tehran to discuss tensions between Tehran and Riyadh and the war in Syria:

Video: Who Benefits from Iran’s Business Boom?

It has been less than two weeks since international sanctions were lifted on Iran. And President Hassan Rouhani has wasted no time in seizing new opportunities, embarking on a trip to Europe in which he’s signed billions of dollars worth of new business for Iran. As leader of a country that’s been isolated for so […]

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Video: Iran – Open for Business

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. On The Stream: With sanctions against Iran lifting, how much change should the average Iranian expect? Joining this conversation: Negar Mortazavi, @NegarMortazavi, Journalist Sadegh Zibakalam, @sadeghzibakalam, Professor of Political Science, University of Tehran […]