Iran's non-oil trade turnover exceeded $41.62 billion during the five-month period from March 21, up 32 per cent as compared to the country’s foreign trade during the same period.
The non-oil exports were $19.63 billion
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Tehran hoped to reach a "positive result" in talks with world powers on its nuclear programme ahead of a November deadline, thanks in part to support from Russia.
Iran's state feed grain buyer SLAL has issued an international tender to purchase feed barley and corn, two traders said on Thursday.
SLAL is seeking 180,000 tonnes of feed barley and 120,000 tonnes of corn for September/Octob
An Iranian-flagged dhow was fired upon by a Bahrain-based US patrol boat following a stand-off in international waters.
The confrontation took place on Tuesday, when an inflatable reconnaissance boat was dispatched from the US Coa
Iran may have failed to meet a deadline for addressing UN concerns about suspected nuclear bomb research, but it could still act to influence a key report due next week, diplomatic sources said on Wednesday.
The sources, who follo
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton will hold talks in Brussels next Monday on Iran's nuclear programme, the EU said on Monday.
"I can confirm that Lady A
Iraq's Prime Minister-designate Haider al-Abadi said on Sunday during talks with Iran's foreign minister that international efforts would be necessary to destroy Islamic State Sunni militants who have seized swathes of his country and of
Iran's Revolutionary Guards have shot down a radar-evading Israeli spy drone that was trying to penetrate Iran's Natanz nuclear enrichment site, state news agency ISNA said on Sunday, quoting the Revolutionary Guards.
A shallow earthquake of magnitude 5.2 struck northwest of the western Iranian city of Dezful on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said, some 300 miles (480 km) from Tehran, the capital.
There were no immediate reports of casualties
Iran denied a report that it is ready to help counter Islamic State insurgents in return for progress in negotiations with world powers over its nuclear programme.
France, one of the six nations in nuclear talks with Tehran, said