For Iran: A black day in the white mountain

Leaders of Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan attend the signing ceremony of the 5th Caspian Summit. (AFP) August 14, 2018 Having resisted relinquishing its historic rights in the Caspian Sea for more almost 20 years, the Iranian government on Sunday succumbed to pressure from Russia by signing a document that opens the [...]

By |August 14th, 2018|Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkmenistan|

Iran intends to buy 950 tons of yellow cake from Kazakhstan

Apr 28, 2017 Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Abbas Araqchi says talks are underway for purchase of 950 tons of yellow cake from Kazakhstan. "Consultations for purchase of 950 tons of yellow cake from Kazakhstan are not yet over and go on," Araqchi, who is also head of the joint commission monitoring [...]

By |April 28th, 2017|Kazakhstan|

Iran requests 950 tonnes of uranium from Kazakhstan

Ali Akbar Salehi, head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation, said Tehran wants to buy 950 tonnes of uranium concentrate from Kazakhstan "within three years". AFP Feb 25, 2017 Iran's nuclear chief said Saturday that the country had asked to buy 950 tonnes of uranium concentrate from Kazakhstan over the next three years to [...]

By |February 25th, 2017|Kazakhstan|

Iranian delegation due in Kazakhstan for Syria talks

January 21, 2017 An Iranian delegation will head to Astana, Kazakhstan January 21 to attend the sidelines of talks between the Syrian government and opposition groups on the fate of the war-torn Arab country. The delegation will be headed by Deputy Foreign Minister for African and Arab Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari, Mehr news agency reported [...]

By |January 21st, 2017|Kazakhstan, Syria|

Iran, Kazakhstan presidents vow to commence new round of banking cooperation

December 22, 2016 President Hassan Rouhani and his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev agreed on Thursday to start new round of banking cooperation through opening of new bank branches in both countries. In the meeting between the two presidents, officials from both sides central banks were also present. Congratulating the 25th independence anniversary of the Republic [...]

By |December 22nd, 2016|Kazakhstan|

Iran to participate in Kazakhstan’s renewable energy projects

December 13, 2016 Iran is going to participate in construction of renewable energy plants in Kazakhstan and the two countries are expected to sign a memorandum of understanding in this regard, Shana quoted a Kazakh official as saying on Sunday. Kazakhstan’s Minister of Investments and Development Kassymbek Zhenis Mahmudovich made the remarks on the sidelines [...]

By |December 13th, 2016|Kazakhstan|

Kazakh trade delegation visits Iran’s Alborz Province

  August 2, 2016 Iran's IRNA news agency reports that a 28-member economic and commercial delegation from Kazakhstan and the Kazakh ambassador in Tehran arrived in Iranian province of Alborz on Monday. Secretary General of the Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture Masood Ghassemi told IRNA that the delegation, led by a Kazakh governor [...]

By |August 2nd, 2016|Kazakhstan|

Iran “doesn’t agree” with getting only 13% share of Caspian Sea

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Asia-Pacific Affairs Ebrahim Rahimpour. July 15, 2016 Iran “doesn’t agree” with getting only 13 percent share of the Caspian Sea, Deputy Foreign Minister for Asia-Pacific Affairs Ebrahim Rahimpour said, Fars news agency reported July 15. He didn’t mention any specific figure, but said that 13 percent share is [...]

By |July 15th, 2016|Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkmenistan|

Direct flight between Almaty and Tehran launched

  A Mahan Air passenger plane takes off from Mehrabad Airport in Tehran. (AP) July 1, 2016 A direct flight to Tehran the capital of Iran was launched from Almaty airport. Flights will be operated 3 times a week on the national air carrier on modern ‘Embraer-190’ jet. The Parties believe that the [...]

By |July 1st, 2016|Kazakhstan|

Iran next to join emerging power SCO: Kazakhstan President

June 19, 2016 Iran is next to join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) which will officially have India and Pakistan on its roster next week, Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has said. Leaders of the regional security group, led by China and Russia, will meet for the summit of their leaders in Uzbekistan’s capital of Tashkent [...]

By |June 19th, 2016|Kazakhstan|