Iran Russia

Russian economic delegation due in Tehran in mid-May

A high-ranking Russian delegation will travel to Iran next month to hold talks on expansion of bilateral ties on issues ranging from oil and gas to transportation.

Iran Economy

Iran seeks more Russian, Indian funding for transport projects

A senior Iranian government official says the country may tap more funding from Russia and India for transport projects that could facilitate international cargo transit through the Iranian territory.


Tehran, Moscow working on INSTC corridor project: Ambassador

Iranian Ambassador to Moscow Kazem Jalali said that Tehran and Moscow are planning to complete three different routes of the strategically significant International North-South Transit Corridor (INSTC).


Moscow welcomes Iran’s presence in Russia’s dairy market

Russia welcomes the active contribution of Iranian companies to the fish and dairy market of the European country, a Russian official said.

Mine and Industry

Iran, Russia discuss increased air transport cooperation

Head of Iran’s Civil Aviation Organization Mohammad Mohammadibakhsh, who is on a visit to Moscow, is in talks with different Russian officials on expansion of air transport cooperation with the neighboring country.


Iran, Russia discuss increased transportation via Caspian Sea

Senior officials from Iran and Russia explored different avenues to give a boost to transportation via Caspian Sea.


Iran, Russia finalizing draft agreement on strategic cooperation

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian unveiled plans to finalize the draft agreement on comprehensive and strategic cooperation with Russia within the next month.


Russia responsible for two-thirds of FDI in Iran: Minister

Russia had made up two-thirds of the total foreign direct investment (FDI) of about $4.2 billion in Iran this financial year, according to Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Ehsan Khandouzi.


Russia’s chief banker to visit Iran soon

Head of the Bank of Russia Elvira Nabiullina is due to visit Iran, ambassador of the Islamic Republic in Moscow, Kazem Jalali said on Wednesday.

Financial Markets

Russia’s Gazprom chief in Tehran for energy talks

CEO of Russia’s state energy company Gazprom Alexey Miller has arrived in the Iranian capital Tehran to hold high-level talks on joint projects between the two countries.