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Iran gas condensates exports up after US JCPOA withdrawal

Iran gas condensates exports up after US JCPOA withdrawal

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – Gas condensates exports from South Pars gas field experienced a 149% growth after US wakaway from Iran nuclear deal also known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

IRNA chief meets with counterparts in St Petersburg

IRNA chief meets with counterparts in St Petersburg

St Petersburg, May 27, IRNA – Managing Director of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) Zia Hashemi held separate meetings in this Russian port city with senior officials of different world news agencies.

Official: Art can help society benefit from culture

Official: Art can help society benefit from culture

Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Head of the Research Institute of Cultural Heritage and Tourism (RICHT), Seyed Mohammad Beheshti, said art is a manifestation of culture which, if soundly turned to contemporaneity, would help the society benefit from the culture.

Iranians turn out en masse for veteran actor's funeral

Iranians turn out en masse for veteran actor's funeral

Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Thousands of Iranians have attended a funeral ceremony on Sunday to bid farewell to the Iranian actor, director and producer Nasser Malek-Motiei, who passed away in Tehran yesterday.

Tehran to host Caspian Sea safety conference

Tehran to host Caspian Sea safety conference

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – The 3rd conference on maritime cooperation to safeguard the Caspian Sea will be held with the participation of Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan in capital city of Tehran from May 28-29.

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Tehran to host Caspian Sea safety conference

Tehran to host Caspian Sea safety conference

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – The 3rd conference on maritime cooperation to safeguard the Caspian Sea will be held with the participation of Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan in capital city of Tehran from May 28-29.

IRNA ready for fostering media ties with Russia

IRNA ready for fostering media ties with Russia

St. Petersburg, May 27, IRNA – It is proper time today to promote international, regional and bilateral cooperation between Iranian and Russian media, head of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) said in this Russian port city.

Saudis strike on Yemeni mosque kills 3 civilians

Saudis strike on Yemeni mosque kills 3 civilians

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – Saudis mortar attack on a mosque in northern Yemen claimed the lives of at least 3 civilians.

Israeli warplanes bomb Gaza Strip

Israeli warplanes bomb Gaza Strip

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – The Zionist regime jet fighters early on Sunday bombarded Resistance positions in Gaza Strip.

900 bodies found in mass graves in Syria

900 bodies found in mass graves in Syria

Damascus, May 27, IRNA – Reconstruction committee of Raqqa in Syria announced on Saturday that 900 dead bodies have been found in mass graves since the beginning of 2018.

Iran gas condensates exports up after US JCPOA withdrawal

Iran gas condensates exports up after US JCPOA withdrawal

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – Gas condensates exports from South Pars gas field experienced a 149% growth after US wakaway from Iran nuclear deal also known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

Record number of 550 agreements signed at SPIEF-2018 for $38.1 bln

Record number of 550 agreements signed at SPIEF-2018 for $38.1 bln

St. Petersburg, May 27, IRNA/TASS - A record number of agreements was signed at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum - 550 agreements worth 2.365 trillion rubles ($38.1 bln), Advisor to the Russian President and Executive Secretary of the SPIEF Organizing Committee Anton Kobyakov told reporters on Saturday.

Two-fold increase in post-JCPOA oil export

Two-fold increase in post-JCPOA oil export

Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Iran's crude oil exports jumped from 1.130 million barrels per day in 2012 to 2.150 million bpd in2017 following a nuclear deal Iran signed with world powers in 2015.

Sanctions will not have much impact on Iran’s oil production

Sanctions will not have much impact on Iran’s oil production

Moscow, May 26, IRNA -- Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Saturday that Iran’s oil production cuts in the wake of sanctions will not be so remarkable as some expect.

Iran's gas exports up by 60% in one year

Iran's gas exports up by 60% in one year

Tehran, May 26, IRNA – Iran's gas exports have grown by 60% in the current Iranian calendar year compared to figures for the previous year, according to a senior Iranian energy official.

Art & Culture

IRNA chief meets with counterparts in St Petersburg

IRNA chief meets with counterparts in St Petersburg

St Petersburg, May 27, IRNA – Managing Director of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) Zia Hashemi held separate meetings in this Russian port city with senior officials of different world news agencies.

Official: Art can help society benefit from culture

Official: Art can help society benefit from culture

Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Head of the Research Institute of Cultural Heritage and Tourism (RICHT), Seyed Mohammad Beheshti, said art is a manifestation of culture which, if soundly turned to contemporaneity, would help the society benefit from the culture.

Iranians turn out en masse for veteran actor's funeral

Iranians turn out en masse for veteran actor's funeral

Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Thousands of Iranians have attended a funeral ceremony on Sunday to bid farewell to the Iranian actor, director and producer Nasser Malek-Motiei, who passed away in Tehran yesterday.

Quake shakes SW Iran

Quake shakes SW Iran

Ahvaz, May 27, IRNA - An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale jolted Dezful in southwestern Province of Khuzestan on Sunday.

Light tremor jolts SW Iran

Light tremor jolts SW Iran

Tehran, May 27, IRNA - An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale jolted Mianroud in southwestern Province of Khuzestan on Sunday.

Iran discus thrower ranks 3rd in Germany competitions

Iran discus thrower ranks 3rd in Germany competitions

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – Iranian discus thrower Ehsan Haddadi won the bronze medal of Germany Track & Field Championships on Sunday.

Iran’s national volleyball team beats Australia 3-0

Iran’s national volleyball team beats Australia 3-0

Tehran, May 25, IRNA – Iran national volleyball team beat Australian counterpart 3-0 in the second competition of the FIVB on Saturday.

Iranian referee to judge Asian volleyball champs semi-final

Iranian referee to judge Asian volleyball champs semi-final

Tehran, May 26, IRNA – Iranian referee Omid Fouladi is to judge the semi-final match of the 2018 Asian Girls' U17 Volleyball Championship.

Iran participating in int'l orienteering tournament in Baku

Iran participating in int'l orienteering tournament in Baku

Baku, May 26, IRNA - Heydar Aliyev International Orienteering Cup kicked off in Baku Friday evening with participation of national teams from 17 countries including Iran.

Iran runner-up at Asian Taekwondo Champs

Iran runner-up at Asian Taekwondo Champs

Tehran, May 25, IRNA – Iranian national team ranked 2nd at the 5th Asian Taekwondo Poomsae Championships held in Vietnam.

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Lebanese journalist: Trump policy on Iran threat and opportunity

Lebanese journalist: Trump policy on Iran threat and opportunity

Beirut, May 23, IRNA – The policy adopted by US President Donald Trump in its approach towards Iran could be seen both as a threat and an opportunity, a prominent Lebanese journalist and political analyst said in a recent interview.

Canadian lawyer: Iran Deal not a political agreement

Canadian lawyer: Iran Deal not a political agreement

New York, May 22, IRNA – Iran nuclear deal is not merely a political agreement, Canadian Lawyer Ryan Alford said, adding that the US unilateral walkaway from the deal is in contrast with its internal laws, Vienna Convention and UNSC commitments.

Trump responsible for consequences of withdrawal from Iran Deal: UK ex-envoy to Iran

Trump responsible for consequences of withdrawal from Iran Deal: UK ex-envoy to Iran

London, May 22, IRNA – The US President Donald Trump is squarely responsible for the consequences of his country's withdrawal front Iran Deal, said the former ambassador of the United Kingdom in Tehran.

China ex-diplomat warns against Trump's uncalculated moves

China ex-diplomat warns against Trump's uncalculated moves

Beijing, May 20, IRNA – World countries should be careful about uncalculated moves by US President Donald Trump and his administration, warned a former Chinese ambassador to Iran.

Malaysian scholar calls for immediate halt to atrocities in Gaza

Malaysian scholar calls for immediate halt to atrocities in Gaza

Kuala Lumpur, May 19, IRNA – President of the Malaysian Consultative Council for Islamic Organization (MAPIM) called for the killing of defenseless Palestinian people by forces of the Zionist regime of Israel to be stopped immediately.

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Iran gas condensates exports up after US JCPOA withdrawal

Iran gas condensates exports up after US JCPOA withdrawal

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – Gas condensates exports from South Pars gas field experienced a 149% growth after US wakaway from Iran nuclear deal also known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

IRNA chief meets with counterparts in St Petersburg

IRNA chief meets with counterparts in St Petersburg

St Petersburg, May 27, IRNA – Managing Director of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) Zia Hashemi held separate meetings in this Russian port city with senior officials of different world news agencies.

Official: Art can help society benefit from culture

Official: Art can help society benefit from culture

Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Head of the Research Institute of Cultural Heritage and Tourism (RICHT), Seyed Mohammad Beheshti, said art is a manifestation of culture which, if soundly turned to contemporaneity, would help the society benefit from the culture.

Iranians turn out en masse for veteran actor's funeral

Iranians turn out en masse for veteran actor's funeral

Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Thousands of Iranians have attended a funeral ceremony on Sunday to bid farewell to the Iranian actor, director and producer Nasser Malek-Motiei, who passed away in Tehran yesterday.

Tehran to host Caspian Sea safety conference

Tehran to host Caspian Sea safety conference

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – The 3rd conference on maritime cooperation to safeguard the Caspian Sea will be held with the participation of Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan in capital city of Tehran from May 28-29.

Quake shakes SW Iran

Quake shakes SW Iran

Ahvaz, May 27, IRNA - An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale jolted Dezful in southwestern Province of Khuzestan on Sunday.

IRNA ready for fostering media ties with Russia

IRNA ready for fostering media ties with Russia

St. Petersburg, May 27, IRNA – It is proper time today to promote international, regional and bilateral cooperation between Iranian and Russian media, head of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) said in this Russian port city.

Iran discus thrower ranks 3rd in Germany competitions

Iran discus thrower ranks 3rd in Germany competitions

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – Iranian discus thrower Ehsan Haddadi won the bronze medal of Germany Track & Field Championships on Sunday.

Record number of 550 agreements signed at SPIEF-2018 for $38.1 bln

Record number of 550 agreements signed at SPIEF-2018 for $38.1 bln

St. Petersburg, May 27, IRNA/TASS - A record number of agreements was signed at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum - 550 agreements worth 2.365 trillion rubles ($38.1 bln), Advisor to the Russian President and Executive Secretary of the SPIEF Organizing Committee Anton Kobyakov told reporters on Saturday.

Saudis strike on Yemeni mosque kills 3 civilians

Saudis strike on Yemeni mosque kills 3 civilians

Tehran, May 27, IRNA – Saudis mortar attack on a mosque in northern Yemen claimed the lives of at least 3 civilians.

Iran will retaliate. Get over it

By: Mohammad Marandi*

Iran will retaliate. Get over it

Tehran, April 27, IRNA - Any further restraint in responding to Israeli aggression will only encourage more violations against Iran and Iranians

The future of Chabahar Port

By Harsh V. Pant *

The future of Chabahar Port

Tehran, Dec 13, IRNA – Last week saw the inauguration of the first phase of the strategic Chabahar port by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in the presence of officials from 17 countries.

S. Arabia, UAE military aggression root cause of Yemen’s afflictions

S. Arabia, UAE military aggression root cause of Yemen’s afflictions

Madrid, Dec 7, IRNA - A senior Iranian expert on international relations said on Wednesday that Military aggression of the Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the major cause of Yemen’s current crisis and afflictions.

FICCI SG: India-Iran ties free from influence of third state

FICCI SG: India-Iran ties free from influence of third state

Tehran, Nov 20, IRNA - India has been very clear that its relations with Iran should be independent of its relations with other states, said the secretary general of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).

Iran’s stall warmly welcomed in Dublin's charity fair

Iran’s stall warmly welcomed in Dublin's charity fair

London, Nov 20, IRNA – Iran's stall was warmly welcomed by senior foreign diplomats in the International Charity Bazaar (ICB) held in Dublin, Ireland.

Viewpoint

Why Trump's small-handed plan to strangle Iran will fail

Why Trump's small-handed plan to strangle Iran will fail

Tehran, May 26, IRNA - The plans of President Donald Trump and his Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to strangle Iran will fail, said Professor Mohammad Marandi of Tehran University.

Indonesia seen set to struggle to procure Australia condensate

Indonesia seen set to struggle to procure Australia condensate

Tehran, May 22, IRNA – Indonesia’s Trans-Pacific Petrochemical Indotama refinery may struggle to procure a regular supply of Australian condensate in coming months as competition among regional buyers for the ultra-light crude oil intensifies due to the US’ efforts to limit Iran’s crude and condensate exports.

Iraq elections and Saudi Arabia’s failure

By Hassan Hanizadeh*

Iraq elections and Saudi Arabia’s failure

Tehran, May 21, IRNA – Iraq’s electoral commission ultimately announced the final results of the country’s parliamentary elections. The results suggested that a political coalition led by influential Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr won 54 seats — the most seats.

New atmosphere prevailing Iran-Europe economic relations in post-JCPOA era

New atmosphere prevailing Iran-Europe economic relations in post-JCPOA era

Tehran, May 20, IRNA – The US withdrew from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on May 8, four days ahead of the deadline (May 12) set by the country’s president, Donald J. Trump, who, later, signed an executive memorandum to unilaterally reinstate nuclear sanctions against Iran.