• Hassan Rouhani talking phone 2017-05-28 10:00


    Sectarianism 'a disruptive blight to regional security'

    TEHRAN, May 28 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani denounced sectarianism as a blight disruptive to the security in the region while underlining cooperation with Persian Gulf states as a principle for Iran's foreign policy.

  • تیم ملی هاکی ایران 2017-04-29 11:35

    Iran atop Indoor Hockey Asia Cup

    TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (MNA) – National Iranian hockey team has won the title at the seventh edition of Indoor Hockey Asia Cup in Qatar.

  • وزیر نفت 2017-04-19 09:11

    Oil min.:

    Talks underway with Maersk over SPOL

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Oil Minister Zanganeh said negotiations with the Danish business conglomerate, Maersk Group, were being pursued over development of South Pars Oil Layer (SPOL).

  • سفر حسن روحانی به رییس جمهور به بوشهر 2017-04-16 13:30

    Iran to equal Qatar in gas production from South Pars

    BUSHEHR, Apr. 16 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has officially opened 5 phases of South Pars, namely, phases 17-21 which will contribute to Iran's gas production from the field.

  • مهدی طارمی - سردار آزمون - ایران و قطر 2017-03-24 10:31

    Iran beats Qatar, boosts hopes for Russia 2018

    TEHRAN, Mar. 24 (MNA) – Iran edged out Qatar 0-1 on Thu. in a 2018 World Cup qualifier in Doha, with Mehdi Taremi's second-half strike that boosted hopes for Iran’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification in Russia.

  • تمرین تیم ملی فوتبال ایران 2017-03-19 12:42

    National football team departs for Doha

    TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s football caravan left Tehran for Doha to play against Qatar at Preliminary Round 3 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian Qualifiers.

  • تمرین تیم ملی فوتبال ایران 2017-03-15 16:30

    Roster released for FIFA World Cup qualifier

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s head coach Queiroz has called up 19 players for training camps of matches against China and Qatar at Preliminary Round 3 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian Qualifiers.

  • zarif 2017-03-15 16:05

    FM ‘foresaw US possible infringement of its JCPOA commitments’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has said he has not been satisfied with the Foreign Ministry, since it came short of achieving détente with ME neighbors than it could have achieved.

  • پارس جنوبی 2017-03-09 18:31

    Oil Min.:

    South Pars gas production to improve drastically

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Oil minister has said production of natural gas in South Pars in a shared field with Qatar will amount to 600 million cubic meters per day.

  • ظریف 2017-03-09 11:56

    Zarif meets Qatari Emir, FM

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif who is visiting Qatar’s capital city of Doha was received by Qatari Emir on Wednesday.

  • ظریف 2017-03-08 16:13

    FM Zarif to visit Qatar Wed.

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will leave for Qatar Wednesday afternoon to hold talks with Qatari officials, FM spokesman Bahram Ghasemi announced.

  • اسحاق جهانگیری 2017-03-04 21:04


    Iran to catch Qatar in shared field oil, gas production

    TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (MNA) – First VP has told press in southeastern province of Kohgiluyeh and Boyerahmad 12 petrochemical complexes will go operative in 2017.

  • نفت گاز 2017-03-04 15:05

    Iran to turn into ME ethane giant

    TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (MNA) – With implementation of new South Pars phases, Iran’s ethane output will double as the country will be able to rival US in producing the main feedstock for petrochemical industry.

  • سکوی فاز 21 پارس جنوبی 2017-02-13 12:27

    Iran to catch up Qatar in South Pars in a month

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – POGC head said Iran’s recovery from South Pars joint gas field will equal that of Qatar in a month’s time by realizing a total output of 570 million cubic meters.

  • نفت گاز 2017-02-11 16:27

    First FPSO vessel arrives in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – An official has reported on arrival of the first Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) unit in the Persian Gulf to develop first phase of South Pars oil layer.

  • دیدار تیم های فوتبال استقلال تهران و السد قطر 2017-02-10 16:32

    Xavi refutes claims against Iranian fans

    TEHRAN, Feb. 10 (MNA) – Al Sadd iconic player Xavi Hernandez refuted claims that some of Iranian fans are uncivilized.

  • south pars 2017-02-07 09:23

    By: M. H. Azari, M. Zaman Khani

    Iran in catbird seat thanks to US-Qatar gas rivalry

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – The uplift in America’s LNG exports has tightened restrictions against Qatar as the world’s largest exporter of the product thus giving Iran the upper hand in gas recovery from South Pars joint field.

  • شطرنج 2016-12-27 15:03

    National chess players competing in World Rapid C’ship

    TEHRAN, Dec. 27 (MNA) – Iranian chess players bagged 7 wins, 8 draws and conceded 14 defeats in the opening day of 2016 FIDE World Rapid and Blitz Championships underway in Qatar.

  • نفت گاز ژاپن ایران 2016-12-25 23:53

    Iran’s crude exports to Japan doubles

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Volume of Iran’s oil exports to Japan became twofold in October as compared with the contracts inked in mid-2016.

  • اصغر فرهادی 2016-12-11 15:52

    Doha Film Institute recruits Farhadi as Qumra Master

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Oscar-winning Iranian director Asghar Farhadi is among the first recruited masters for the Doha Film Institute’s 2017 Qumra event which seeks to provide mentorship for filmmakers around the world.

  • کیانوش رستمی وزنه‌برداری دسته ۸۵ کیلوگرم المپیک 2016-12-10 14:09

    Iran to vie at Asian Weightlifting Clubs C’ship

    TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – Three weightlifting clubs will represent Iran at the 2016 Asian clubs Championship for weightlifting to convene in Qatar.

  • soheil Vahedi 2016-11-29 15:55

    Iranian pooler eyes gold at World Amateur Snooker C’ship

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – Soheil Vahedi of Iran will fight for the title of the tournament after defeating Declan Brennan of Northern Ireland 7-6 at the semi-final of World Amateur Snooker Championship.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2016-10-27 14:01

    Rouhani condoles with Qatari king over G-father’s death

    TEHRAN, Oct. 27 (MNA) – The Iranian President Hassan Rouhani issued a letter addressing Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the King of Qatar, offering condolences over the death of his grandfather.

  • تمرین تیم ملی فوتبال جوانان در ورزشگاه آزادی بیرجند‎ 2016-10-15 11:42

    Iran opens AFC U-19 Championship with draw

    TEHRAN, Oct. 15 (MNA) – National Iranian junior football team held Qatar to a 1-1 draw in a Group C opener at AFC U-19 Championship underway in Bahrain.

  • بسکتبال - تیم بسکتبال پتروشیمی 2016-10-11 14:57

    FIBA Asia Champions Cup:

    Petrochimi club quells Qatar’s Al-Rayyan

    TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (MNA) – Iranian basketball club Petrochimi Bandar Imam subdued 2015 vice-champion Al-Rayyan of Qatar at Group A of FIBA Asian Champions Cup in China.

  • science 2016-10-03 10:52

    Japanese science min.:

    Japan keen on expanding scientific coop. with Iran

    KYOTO, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Japan’s Science Minister Hirokazu Matsuno in a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Farhadi called for utilization of scientific and technological capacities for cooperation between the two countries.

  • ایران ژاپن نفت 2016-09-13 21:56

    Iran’s oil sale to Japan hits record high

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – In time with the decline in Japan’s oil imports from Persian Gulf littoral states, exports of Iranian crude to the East Asian country has reached a new record of 257 thousand bpd.

  • کابینه یازدهم.jpg 2016-09-13 10:04


    Political dialogue can settle regional issues

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the regional issues can be solved through political dialogue and by regional states.

  • Bouterfa 2016-09-03 13:23

    Algerian energy min. to visit Tehran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Algerian Energy Minister Noureddine Bouterfa is scheduled to Travel to Iran and Qatar in order to hold talks over energy cooperation.

  • دیدار تیم های ملی فوتبال ایران و قطر 2016-09-02 12:49

    Iran defeats Qatar 2-0 at World Cup Qualification

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Iranian national men’s football team handed their visitors from Qatar a 2-0 defeat in their opening match of the third round of 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification on Friday.