Austria’s Oberbank on Thursday signed a major finance deal with over a dozen Iranian banks thus becoming one of the first European financial institutions to break the ice in providing loans for Iranian projects after the removal of sanctions against the country in early 2016.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that this year's meeting of the UN General Assembly showed that all countries have consensus on Iran's stances concerning region, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), and international policies as well as progress and economic relations of Iran with the world.
The Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said in a meeting with the members of the Assembly of Experts in Tehran on Thursday that President Trump’s UN speech was not something the Americans take pride in.
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has warned that any US move to scrap Iran's nuclear deal would discourage other countries from going to the negotiating table to discuss their nuclear activities.
Iran's oil exports, currently more than 2.6 million barrels per day (mbpd) including gas condensate, will increase in the six months from September 23 amid a rise in production capacity, a senior official said.
The French president emphasized the influential role of Iran in the Syria peace process, saying no “efficient” solution could be found to the six-year-old crisis in the Arab state without the Islamic Republic.