• 20th China-ASEAN  2017-11-14 15:33

    ASEAN leaders laud "positive developments" in ASEAN-China ties 

    MANILA, Nov. 14 (MNA) – Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) lauded the "positive developments" in ASEAN-China relations in economic, political and security areas, a government statement said here on Tuesday.

  • ایران و ویتنام 2017-07-16 13:22

    Tehran, Hanoi to bolster agro coop.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 16 (MNA) – Iranian and Vietnamese agriculture ministers emphasized on reinvigoration of bilateral cooperation in areas of agriculture and fishery.

  • شافعی 2017-06-19 15:04

    ICCIMA head:

    Indonesia able to link Iran to ASEAN countries

    TEHRAN, Jun. 19 (MNA) – ICCIMA Head Shafei, while pointing to age-old trade ties between Tehran and Jakarta, described Indonesia as a major destination for Iranian businessmen.

  • ایران مالزی 2017-06-10 10:59

    Malaysia opens trade bureau in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) – Malaysia’s industry minister has reported on establishment of a bureau on Tehran for exports of palm oil to Iran.

  • ASEAN 2017-05-02 21:27

    China welcomes ASEAN summit statement 

    BEIJING, May 02 (MNA) – China on Tuesday welcomed a statement from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit and reaffirmed cooperation with ASEAN on the South China Sea issue.

  • ارتش کره شمالی 2017-04-30 08:41

    ASEAN states urge N Korea to comply with all intl. obligations

    MOSCOW, Apr. 30 (MNA) – The countries that are part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) organization have called on North Korea to comply fully with its obligations arising from all relevant UNSC resolutions in the wake of the recent escalation of tensions in the region.

  • ASEAN 2017-04-29 14:19

    ASEAN leaders summit opens in Manila 

    MANILA, Apr. 29 (MNA) – Southeast Asian leaders gathered here Saturday to exchange views on how to further strengthen and make the 50-year-old Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) relevant amid challenges confronting the globe.  

  • ایران و ویتنام 2017-04-22 10:51

    Vietnamese pres. calls for banking ties with Iran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – President of Vietnam Trần Đại Quang, while reporting on facilitation of visa issuance for Iranian tourists, urged his country’s banks to bolster relations with Iranian counterparts.

  • Iran-Indonesia 2017-03-07 12:02

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Iran, Indonesia mull expanding ties 

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – As two developing Muslim countries, Iran and Indonesia have always enjoyed many commonalities. 

  • South China Sea 2017-02-21 16:41

    China urges US to contribute to peace in S China Sea 

     BEIJING, Feb. 21 (MNA) – China said on Tuesday that it hoped the United States would do what is good to the peace and stability in the South China Sea as a US aircraft carrier strike group began patrolling the region.

  • Shamshad Akhtar 2017/02/19

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Working together for the region — ESCAP, ASEAN

    TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (MNA) – The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has shown to be an exemplary role model for regional cooperation guiding the 10-country bloc on the path toward shared prosperity and sustainable development. 

  •   2017/02/13

    By: Javad Heirannia

    A new security order for Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Late last year in Manama, Bahrain, British Prime Minister Theresa May assured Persian Gulf oil monarchies that the United Kingdom’s anti-Iran posture would remain unchanged under her leadership.

  •  Shamshad Akhtar 2017/02/01

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Strengthening regional cooperation to mitigate weather extremes

    TEHRAN, Feb. 01 (MNA) – This month’s floods in Thailand are a worrisome reminder of the increasing uncertainty of extreme weather events.

  • EF2-Malaysia.130.jpg 2016-11-21 10:47

    Malaysian traders eager to deepen ties with Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – President of Malaysian International Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MICCI) said her country’s businessmen are after expansion of ties with Iran in post-JCPOA era.

  • rouhani 2016-11-14 09:45

    By: Maryam Azish

    Iran expanding cooperation with emerging economies

    TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – At a time when world’s doors are open to Iran following the milestone nuclear deal (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action), a suitable opportunity has been created for enhancement of consolidation of relations between Iran and other countries, including Asian states.

  • جهانگیری و وزیر صنعت مالزی 2016-10-24 09:44

    Iran, Malaysia stress overcoming obstacles to banking ties

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Iran’s 1st VP Jahangiri and Malaysia’s Min. of Foreign Trade Mustafa Muhammad met in Tehran to discuss ways to remove banking obstacles and promote bilateral relations.

  • آ سه آن 2016-10-19 11:27

    By: Maryam Azish

    Iran-ASEAN ties flourishing

    TEHRAN, Oct. 19 (MNA) – Following the nuclear deal all ASEAN members have thrown their weight behind Tehran over the Islamic Republic’s nuclear energy program.

  • Shamshad Akhtar 2016-10-06 13:10

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Science, technology, innovation for sustainable development

    TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (MNA) – The pursuit of science, technology and innovation (STI), consistent with the guiding framework of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda and COP21, is critical for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

  • سفر روحانی به آمریکای لاتین 2016-10-05 09:33

    Rouhani kicks off Southeast Asia trip with 3 destinations on schedule

    TEHRAN, Oct. 05 (MNA) – President Rouhani kicked off his visit to South East Asia first with Vietnam on Wednesday morning at the official invitation of Vietnamese counterpart.

  • آ سه آن 2016-08-31 19:05

    Iran joins ASEAN Treaty of Amity

    TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – Iran has been agreed to join to ASEAN Treaty of Amity and Cooperation (TAC) which highlights a step further to tackle Iranophobia.

  • گفتگو با راسمی چیتهام سفیر تایلند در ایران 2016-08-21 11:02

    Thailand ambassador:

    Thailand, Iran economies can be ‘complementary’

    TEHRAN, Aug. 21 (MNA) – Thai ambassador believes Thailand and Iran economies are complementary and names the cultural transaction and respect for internal affairs of any country as the ultimate goals of Bangkok.

  • ابراهیم رحیم پور 2016-07-29 13:07

    Deputy FM:

    Iran resolved to start new chapter of coop. with ASEAN

    JAKARTA, Jul. 29 (MNA) – Deputy FM Rahimpour on Fri. stressed Iran’s resolve for starting a new chapter of cooperation with Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states.

  • asean 2016-07-25 13:23

    ASEAN agrees to Iran’s accession to TAC

    TEHRAN, Jul. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s request to accede to the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asia (TAC) has been approved by the ASEAN in the 49th Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Vientiane, Laos.

  • دانشگاه تهران 2016-06-11 12:59

    Tehran Uni. to host intl. conf. on Iran's investment opportunities

    TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) – The international conference on investment opportunities in Iran of post-sanction will convene at Entrepreneurship Faculty of University of Tehran on July 27-28.

  • پرچم ایران و اندونزی 2016-05-21 10:06

    Iran, Indonesia to boost trade ties

    TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – Iran’s economy minister and vice-president of Indonesia, during a meeting on Friday in the Southeast Asian country, emphasized escalation of bilateral cooperation.

  • SCO 2015-12-08 09:05

    China to host 14th meeting of SCO premiers

    BEIJING, Dec. 08 (MNA) – China will host the 14th Meeting of Prime Ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), announced today Hua Chunying, spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of this country.

  • نفتکش گازبر 2015-11-23 14:23

    Thailand ready to buy Iran’s oil

    TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (MNA) – Iranian deputy oil minister for international affairs said Thailand has announced its readiness to buy crude oil from Iran in the post-sanctions era.

  • russia 2015-11-05 11:07

    Russia warns of thousands of foreign troops in ISIL

    MOSCOW, Nov. 05 (MNA) – Russian Deputy Defense Minister Anatoly Antonov said today that between 20,000 and 30,000 foreigners are fighting among the troops of the ISIL in Syria and Iraq, many from his own country and Asia.

  • ASEAN + 3 2015-10-20 14:07

    Science ministers of ASEAN+3 gather in Daejeon

    DAEJEON, Oct. 20 (MNA) – Science ministers from South Korea, China and Japan, as well as the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), have met in Daejeon on Tuesday to discuss ways to form a network of cooperation in science and technology and boost personnel exchanges.

  • مصاحبه با ادواردو مارتین آرمنیز سفیر فیلیپین در ایران 2015-08-23 13:44

    Philippines’ ambassador:

    Iran would opt to join regional coop. organizations ‘freely’

    TEHRAN, Aug. 22 (MNA) – Philippines’ ambassador to Tehran has sat in an interview to Mehr News International Service to address the most recent developments in Southeast Asia.