Azarbayjan-E Bakhtari, Iran Newswire

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  1. Iran restarts oil swaps with Caspian states after 7-year hiatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Tehran Times

    Iran's oil swap in the Caspian Sea has resumed following a roughly seven-year suspension, National Iranian Oil Company reported. Under the swap deals, Iran accepts oil from other Caspian littoral states to use at its Tabriz and Tehran refineries in the north of the country.


  2. Caftans and Quivers: An Archery Competition 500 Years in the MakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Times

    Adnan Mehel walked onto the field wearing an Ottoman-style robe and boots modeled after those worn by a 16th-century sultan. He trained his eye on his students as they stepped up to the starting line and aimed their bows.


  3. Nuclear deal to promote Iran-Britain ties: envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Tehran Times

    The international nuclear deal between Iran and world powers has paved the way for ties between Britain and Iran to flourish, London's ambassador to Tehran Nicholas Hopton said on Saturday. The ambassador also renewed his country's full commitment to the nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action , to which England is a signatory.


  4. South Korea's SK E&C signs $1.6 bln deal to modernise Iran oil refineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 6 | Egypt Today

    SK E&C said in a statement that the project involves upgrading Tabriz Oil Refining Company's 110,000-barrels-per-day refinery, which opened in 1976 and is located in the northwest of Tehran. Under the agreement, a consortium of SK Engineering &Construction and Iran's Oil Design Construction Company would finance and implement the renovation project to increase therefinery's gasoline and diesel production capacity, according to the statement.


  5. SK E&C signs deal to modernize Iranian oil plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Korea Herald

    SK Engineering & Construction Co., a South Korean builder, said Sunday that it has signed a $1.6 billion deal with an Iranian company to carry out an oil refinery modernization project. Under the agreement with Tabriz Oil Refining Co., an affiliate of Parsian Oil and Gas Development Group Co., the South Korean builder will renovate and upgrade the gasoline and diesel manufacturing facilities in the Tabriz oil refinery compound, some 600 kilometers northwest of Tehran, according to SK E&C.


  6. S. Korea to finance 1.6b Iranian refinery projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Tehran Times

    Iran and South Korea signed a heads of agreement based on which South Korean banks will finance a a 1.6 billion project to upgrade Tabriz Oil Refinery in northwest of Iran, Shana reported. The HOA was signed in Tehran on Saturday between Tabriz Refinery Company and a consortium consisting of Iran's Oil Design and Construction Company and South Korea's SK E&C Company.


  7. Iranian cultural delegation to attend Hiroshima Peace Memorial CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Tehran Times

    The ceremony is held annually on August 6 to commemorate the anniversary of the tragedy of the U.S. atomic attack on the Japanese city. Filmmakers Kamal Tabrizi and Mohammadreza Kheradmandan, actresses Fatemeh Motamed-Arya and Merila Zarei, documentarian Siavash Sarmadi, writer Habib Ahmadzadeh, and the head of the board of directors at the Tehran Peace Museum, Mohammadreza Sorush, are among the Iranian participants, the Persian service of FNA reported on Saturday.


  8. Rouhani Starts Second Term With Trump's Shadow Hanging Over TehranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Bloomberg

    Hassan Rouhani this week officially starts his second term at the helm of Iran's government, with the optimism of his landslide victory in May now eclipsed by a deepening standoff with the U.S. The moderate cleric, 68, won another four years as president with his promise to build on the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers and boost the economy. He'll be confirmed in his position by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday, ahead of an inauguration ceremony in parliament attended by dozens of foreign officials two days later.


  9. New US Sanctions, Iran and Massacre of 30,000 Political PrisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | NewsBlaze

    Adoption of a bill by both chambers of the US Congress, imposing new sanctions on Iran, has terrified the Iranian regime. The sanctions includes Iran's ballistic missile program, terrorism, and violation of Human Rights .


  10. Tehran, Baghdad launch talks to refine Iraqi Kirkuk's oil in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Trend

    Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh and his Iraqi counterpart Jabar al-Luaibi have joined a new round of oil talks in Tehran to discuss further cooperation between the two countries, IRIB news agency reported. According to the report, the sides are expected to discuss the two countries cooperation in the joint oil fields and also the ways for transporting Iraqi Kirkuk's oil to Iranian refineries.


  11. Culture: Audio version of Shahriar's poems released in ArmeniaRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 30 | Groong

    TEHRAN – An audiobook featuring a selection of poems by contemporary Iranian poet Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar has recently been released in Yerevan, Armenia. Translated by Varand Sukiasian, the audiobook is narrated by Aida Asaturyan, Iran's Cultural Office in Yerevan announced in a press release on Sunday.


  12. Audio version of Shahriar's poems released in ArmeniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 30 | Tehran Times

    An audiobook featuring a selection of poems by contemporary Iranian poet Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar has recently been released in Yerevan, Armenia. Translated by Varand Sukiasian, the audiobook is narrated by Aida Asaturyan, Iran's Cultural Office in Yerevan announced in a press release on Sunday.


  13. United Nations continues World Heritage series with 'Along the Silk Roads'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Linn's Stamp News

    This set includes six stamps and three prestige booklets featuring a few of the sites found along these trade and communication routes that linked the "ancient societies of Asia, the Subcontinent, Central Asia, Western Asia and the Near East, and contributed to the development of many of the world's great civilizations." A section of the Silk Roads was inscribed as a cultural heritage site on UNESCO's World Heritage list in 2014 under the title "Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang'an-Tianshan Corridor."


  14. Tehran exhibit features handmade tribal rugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Tehran Times

    An exhibition of exquisite handwoven carpets and pictorial rugs crafted by Iranian nomads is currently underway at the Niavaran Cultural-Historical Complex in northern Tehran. The event features some 1,700 rugs and carpets, kilims and gabbeh carpets along with roughly 900 pictorial rugs depicting landscapes, calligraphic designs and portrays, IRIB reported on Tuesday.


  15. ISIS Turns its Guns-and Propaganda Machine-on IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 |

    With terror attacks, recruiting efforts, and slick, gruesome propaganda the so-called Islamic State is trying to take its fight to the ayatollahs. At first glance, it looks like an ordinary video produced by the so-called Islamic State with all the usual trappings.


  16. Under tourists' eyes: Challenging Babak fortressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Tehran Times

    High in the mountains at an altitude of 2,300 meters lies the relatively well-preserved Babak fortress, a tourist destination near Kaleybar in West Azarbaijan Province, northwest Iran. Locally known as Qaleh Babak, it consists of several stone towers and lodging areas stretched in an area of nearly ten thousand square meters, attributed to the Sassanid-era .


  17. Armenia continues providing humanitarian aid to Syrians in DamascusRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2017 | Groong

    Armenpress News Agency , Armenia July 17, 2017 Monday Armenia continues providing humanitarian aid to Syrians in Damascus YEREVAN, JULY 17, ARMENPRESS. Distribution of another humanitarian aid to the people of Damascus was held on July 14 in the St. Sargis church with participation of lawmaker of Syria's parliament, chairperson of Syrian-Armenian friendship commission Nora Arisian, Primate of Armenian Apostolic Diocese of Damascus Archbishop Armash Nalbandian, representatives of Armenian community structures and the Armenian Embassy staff in Syria, the Armenian Foreign Ministry told Armenpress.


  18. Mumbai Food: Celebrate Kadmi New Year with these traditional Persian delicaciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Celebrate Kadmi New Year at a table laden with traditional delicacies whipped up by a Parsi home chef of Iranian lineage For the longest time, home chef Perzen Patel of the Bawi Bride Kitchen had been searching across Mumbai for zereshk berries, an ingredient that studs the Iranian dish, Berry Pulao. She was told to either replace zereshk with cranberries ["but they taste different"] or wait at the airport on a Friday when the Iran Air flight lands in Mumbai, hoping to find a passenger carrying zereshk that they could sell to her.


  19. Iranian airline to launch weekly Tabriz-Hamburg serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iran's Qeshm Air on Friday will start its maiden weekly flight connecting Tabriz to Hamburg with return legs set to be operated on Saturdays, reported. Arrangement for the Tabriz-Hamburg service started about six months ago by the Qeshm Air and other associated establishments, considering potential applicants and the fact that Tabriz has been selected as the Tourism Capital of Islamic Countries in 2018, the website quoted Mostafa Safaei, the director general of East Azarbaijan province's airports, as saying.


  20. Italy, Iran to sign 1.2bn rail deal next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Today.Az

    Renato Mazzoncini, CEO of Italy's state railway company Ferrovie dello Stato , will visit Tehran on July 11 to finalize the construction of the 135-kilometer line, Press TV reported. It is the first stretch of a high-speed rail line which FS plans to build in Iran, with the other being a 320-km planned link between Tehran and Hamadan.