China supports step-by-step US return to JCPOA

China has called for an “unconditional” US return to the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement and removal of the sanctions it restored against the Islamic Republic after unilaterally abandoning the UN-endorsed agreement.

Macro Economy

Iran needs to reap economic benefits of JCPOA: Borrell

The European Union foreign policy chief, Joseph Borrell, says Iran should reap the economic benefits of the 2015 nuclear deal in exchange for restrictions on its nuclear work.

Macro Economy

Germany reiterates full JCPOA commitment, regrets US withdrawal

Germany has reiterated its full commitment to a multilateral nuclear agreement signed between Iran and major world powers in 2015, saying the United States’ move to pull out of the agreement is "regrettable."

Macro Economy

US can impose neither negotiations nor war on Iran: Rouhani

Iran’s president told the UN General Assembly Tuesday that the United States could impose "neither negotiations nor war" on the Islamic Republic amid heightened tension between the longtime foes over Tehran’s 2015 nuclear deal with major powers.

Society Economy

Iran Deal needs to be preserved, Trump deal not possible: Borrell

EU Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell has once again called for efforts to save the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.

Macro Economy

JCPOA must be preserved: Guterres

United Nations secretary-general has called for the exhaustion of all possible means to prevent the “destruction” of the historic 2015 nuclear agreement between Iran and world powers.

Macro Economy

Iran open to talks with EU to salvage JCPOA: Rouhani

Iran President says the country has not closed the door to negotiations with Europe on possible ways to save the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

Macro Economy

EU foreign policy chief due in Tehran on Monday

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyed Abbas Mousavi announced on Sunday that the European Union’s foreign policy chief Josep Borrell will visit Tehran on February 3 for the first time after taking office.

Macro Economy

No cap on size and volume of SHTA transactions for Iran: Swiss official

A senior trade official in Switzerland has said that there is no cap on the size and volume of SHTA transactions and that Switzerland had finalized the details of the mechanism with US authorities.


US sanctions against Iran, lose-lose game: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Friday said that the US sanctions imposed on Iran benefit neither side and is tantamount to lose-lose game.