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The figure shows 10 percent rise from the tax income earned during the same period of time in the previous year. (Shutterstock)
January 17, 2019 - 10:03 GMT
Iran’s tax incomes during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2018) stood at 680 trillion rials, Head of Iran's National Tax Administration (INTA) Seyed Kamel Taqavi-Nejad announced.
CBI decided to take a more moderate stance toward the digital money and blockchain technology following the imposition of a new round of U.S. sanctions. (Shutterstock)
January 17, 2019 - 09:54 GMT
In April 2018, the Central Bank of Iran banned domestic banks and people from dealing in foreign cryptocurrency because of money laundering and financing risks.
Baku, Azerbaijan (Shutterstock)
January 17, 2019 - 07:57 GMT
Senior defense officials of Iran and Azerbaijan have signed an agreement aimed at boosting defense and military cooperation between the two neighbors.
Result between bitter rivals sees Iranians head into Round of 16 as Group D winners
January 16, 2019 - 19:17 GMT
Result between bitter rivals sees Iranians head into Round of 16 as Group D winners
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a press-conference in Tehran. (AFP/File)
January 16, 2019 - 18:00 GMT
President Hassan Rouhani says the United States has been seeking to push Iran aside and take the matters of this region in its own hands, but that its attempts to undermine the Islamic Republic’s regional role will certainly fail.
ranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif  (AFP)
January 15, 2019 - 12:23 GMT
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Tuesday the security of northern Iraq’s Kurdish region is “important” for the Islamic Republic.
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January 15, 2019 - 12:13 GMT
On Instagram, an account called “Rich Kids of Tehran” has been gaining popularity among Iranians as well as many other users from around the world who were astonished to find out the real daily lives of Iran’s wealthy young elite.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (AFP)
January 15, 2019 - 09:35 GMT
Netanyahu sent a warning to Iran at the appointment ceremony of incoming IDF Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi Tuesday morning.
After launch in Iran the satellite failed to reach the required speed after detachment from the rocket and so did not make orbit (Twitter)
January 15, 2019 - 08:48 GMT
Iran on Tuesday failed to launch a satellite into space, a process criticized by the U.S. and deemed challenging to UN Security Council resolutions.
Labour protest in Iran (Twitter)
January 15, 2019 - 08:25 GMT
Iran denied claims by a labour protest leader that he was tortured in prison following strikes at a sugar factory, state TV reported on Monday.
Iran should “cooperate” with the Taliban against the Daesh terrorist group. (AFP/File)
January 15, 2019 - 06:09 GMT
Iran should “cooperate” with the Taliban against the Daesh terrorist group, Hashmatullah Falahat Pishe, chairman of Iran’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, said Monday.
A Syrian Kurdish militia fighter (AFP/FILE)
January 14, 2019 - 15:01 GMT
Pulling out troops from the country may save the US from yet another costly, vague and extralegal war, Trump must now reckon with the fate of those allies and civilians he is leaving behind.
Israeli airstrikes in Syria. (AFP/ File)
January 14, 2019 - 13:05 GMT
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday confirmed his nation destroyed Iranian weapons caches in Syria's Damascus airport during airstrikes over the weekend.
Iranian security forces stand at the scene of a previous plane crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport on August 10, 2014. (AFP/ File)
January 14, 2019 - 11:37 GMT
A Boeing 707 cargo plane flying from the Central Asian nation of Kyrgyzstan has crashed in Iran's Alborz province after it overshot the runway during landing.
The Iranian foreign minister commended Iraq's positive stance on the promotion of ties with Iran (Shutterstock)
January 14, 2019 - 11:25 GMT
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, addressing media upon arriving in Iraqi capital city of Baghdad, said that he is slated to take part in 3 trade meetings in different cities of the Arab country.
Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammad Ali al-Hakim (R) receives his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif, in Baghdad on January 13, 2019 (AFP Photo/SABAH ARAR)
January 14, 2019 - 09:07 GMT
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif arrived in Baghdad on Sunday on an official visit to Iraq.