South Korea's imports of Iranian crude doubled in August from a year ago but fell 8 per cent in the first eight months year-on-year, reflecting moves by the world's fifth-largest crude oil importer to navigate terms of sanctions relief
US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday it was "not appropriate" for Iran to join talks on confronting Islamic State militants, as he appeared to play down how fast countries can commit to force or other steps in an emerging co
For those who prefer to bundle up rather than strip down in summer, Iran's highland pastures offer something cooler than the usual coastal retreats.
Javaher Dasht, which translates as "jewelled plains," is 2,000-m ab
Iran and world powers remain far apart over Tehran's nuclear programme, and they face a "difficult road" to reach a deal by a late November deadline, a senior Iranian negotiator said.
Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi spoke af
A substantial increase in Iranian oil storage capacity will give the sanctions-hit country more flexibility to export crude, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said.
The US and the European Union have impose
Iran said world powers should abandon their "illogical demands" over its nuclear programme, ahead of talks on Thursday to try to bridge wide differences in positions and end the decade-old dispute by late November.
Iran's scheduled start of gas exports to neighbouring Iraq will be delayed because of fighting between Islamic State militants and Iraqi troops, the Iranian Oil Ministry's official website Shana quoted Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh as sa
Iran's top authority Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has successfully undergone prostate surgery, Iranian state television said on Monday in a rare public report on the state of his health.
Khamenei, 75, told state telev
Iran has failed to address concerns about suspected atomic bomb research by an agreed deadline, the UN nuclear watchdog said on Friday, a setback to hopes for an end to an international stand-off over Tehran's atomic activity.
A chartered aircraft carrying about 100 Americans from the US airbase at Bagram, Afghanistan, has landed safely in Dubai after being diverted to Iran because of issues with its flight plan, the U.S. State Department said on Friday.