Silk Road



  • Isfahan 2018-04-07 13:10

    ‘Silk Road’ train carrying foreign tourists arrives in Isfahan

    TEHRAN, Apr. 07 (MNA) – The ‘Silk Road’ train carrying foreign tourists arrived in the tourist city of Isfahan in central Iran on Friday evening.

  • سفیر چین 2018/03/19

    By H.E. Mr. PANG SEN

    Belt, Road Initiative and China-Iran cooperation

    TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) –Over the past two weeks, the National People’s Congress of China (NPC) and the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) were held in Beijing, China. In addition to reviewing policies relating to crucial domestic economic and social developments, the gatherings also decided on the amendment of the Constitution, election of new leadership of the state, reform of governmental structure as well as legislation on anti-corruption matters.

  • ایلدریم 2018-03-14 21:07

    Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran's FMs to talk 'Silk Road'

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım on March 14 said the foreign ministers of Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Iran will meet in Baku to evaluate regional developments and discuss “regional cooperation.”

  • بندر گوادر 2018-02-24 20:19

    By: Vahid Pourtajrishi & Tayyebeh Vakilotojar

    CPEC, geo-strategic and economic significance  

    TEHRAN, Feb. 24 (MNA) – The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is of prime importance for Pakistan as it can act as the game changer boosting the economic and geopolitical role of Pakistan in the questions of the region.

  • Iran-China 2017-12-20 10:10


    ‘Silk Road summit aired investment options in Iran’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Seyed Reza Aghazadeh, Iran's commercial attaché in China, said several advantages of foreign investment in Iran had been examined at the international Silk Road summit held last week in Beijing.

  • Jose Claveria De Venecia 2017-11-25 19:39

    Philippines pushing for Shia-Sunni dialogue

    TEHRAN, Nov. 25 (MNA) –The special envoy of Philippine President Duterte for intercultural dialogue, is pushing for talks between Sunni and Shia Muslims, no matter how “difficult”, “slim” and “almost impossible” it may sound.

  • رئوف ممدوف 2017-11-19 23:59

    Energy Scholar:

    Global economy to benefit from Iran, Russia, Azerbaijan integration

    TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (MNA) – Energy scholar at the Middle East Institute, Rauf Mammadov believe Global economy will benefit from economic integration of Iran, Russia and Azerbaijan in the important region located on crossroads of China’s One Road, One Belt Policy.

  • نشست خبری سفیر چین 2017/11/07

    By: Pang Sen

    Create new era, share new future

    TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) provides new opportunities for our bilateral cooperation with Iran, writes Ambassador of China to Iran, Mr. Pang Sen.

  • Yinchuan-Tehran freight train 2017-09-08 12:09

    Iranian railways:

    1st Yinchuan-Tehran freight train starts travel

    TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) – The first Yinchuan-Tehran freight train started its travel into Tehran from China on September 5 and will arrive in the destination after 15 days.

  • Iran-China 2017-08-02 12:28

    Iran, China to facilitate visa issuance

    TEHRAN, Aug. 02 (MNA) – Head of Iran-China Joint Chamber of Commerce Asadollah Asgaroladi has called for resolving visa issues between Iran and China.

  • کمال خرازی 2017-06-28 15:37


    Iran planning expanded links with regional states

    TEHRAN, Jun. 28 (MNA) – Iranian official Kamal Kharrazi voiced Iran’s readiness to play an effective role in New Silk Road project, adding the country has macro plans for expanding connections between regional countries.

  • sharif 2017-05-22 18:52

    Sharif, Shanghai universities ink MoU in OBOR Forum

    TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – The head of the Sharif University of Technology and chairperson of the Board of Directors of Shanghai University in East China inked a MoU on Monday in Beijing.

  • خوشرو 2017-05-13 10:53

    Iran's UN envoy:

    Belt-Road Initiative good for Iran, ME and world

    UNITED NATIONS, May 13 (MNA) – Iranian envoy to the UN Gholamali Khoshroo in an interview with China's Xinhua on Wed. warmly praised the Belt and Road Initiative, saying it is good for Iran, the Middle East and the rest of the world.

  • علی طیب نیا وزیر امور اقتصاد و دارایی 2017-05-13 10:10

    Economy min. in China for ‘New Silk Road’ summit

    TEHRAN, May 13 (MNA) – Iran’s Economy Minister Ali Tayebnia has arrived in the Chinese capital Beijing on Sat. to take part in the ‘New Silk Road’ summit formally known as the ‘Belt and Road Initiative’.

  • Harri Kämäräinen 2017-03-23 12:16

    VIDEO: “Iran’s cultural diversity very interesting”

    TEHRAN, Mar. 23 (MNA) – In an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times, Finnish Ambassador to Iran Harri Kämäräinen spoke about his beautiful experiences in Iran.

  • silk road 2017-02-13 10:07

    Yo-Yo Ma ensemble wins Grammy for ‘Sing Me Home’

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Cello virtuoso Yo-Yo Ma and his ensemble ‘Silk Road’ of which Iranian Kamancheh virtuoso Kayhan Kalhor is also a member won a Grammy for ‘Sing Me Home’ on Sunday.

  • کدار کاسکار 2017-01-12 12:26

    Political analyst:

    Under Trump, US-China trade may suffer

    TEHRAN, Jan. 12 (MNA) – An international relations analyst has said Donald Trump’s coming to the White House would create uncertainties in the currents of global trade, where trade with China may suffer significantly.

  • هانس اسوبودا 2016-09-10 10:25

    Head of WIIW:

    Iran central part of Silk Road

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – Austrian President of International Institute for Peace (IIP) has said Chinese effort to revive classical Silk Road is unlikely to incite animosity from European countries.

  • رونمایی از المان کاروان جاده ابریشم در قزوین 2016-09-05 13:52

    Silk Road Caravan edifice erected in Qazvin

    QAZVIN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Minou Sq. in Qazvin has seen a new edifice marking Silk Road caravans, erected during a ceremony of Silk Road cities’ mayors on Monday.

  •     2016-09-03 21:29


    Iran welcomes Silk Road revival

    QAZVIN, Sep.03 (MNA) – Iran’s city of Qazvin has hosted the 11th meeting of Silk Road Cities’ Mayors with mayors of over 200 cities participating.

  • silk 2016-08-15 13:41

    Iran, China ink transport MoU

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – An RMTO official, while pointing to Iran’s role in the Silk Road, said a cooperation agreement in the field of transport has been sealed between Iran and China.

  • کدار کاسکار 2016-07-07 14:28

    Political analyst:

    Iran-India ties largely unscathed by any US influence

    TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) – An international relations analyst has told Mehr News India and Iran would prosper through working together even if both countries espouse different political powers in the region.

  • مصاحبه با دکتر ولایتی 2016-06-13 09:53


    Iran, China ready to boost ties

    TEHRAN, Jun. 13 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati said absence of dark background in Iran-China ties has provided proper grounds to develop bilateral cooperation between the two sides.

  • ایران زیبا 2016-06-06 20:40

    Exhibition brings Iranian landscape to China

    TEHRAN, Jun. 06 (MNA) – An exhibition in China, Iranian Documentary, Written, and Cultural Heritage, has brought Iranian landscape beauties to the land of yellow dragon.

  • رقابت های موتور کراس جام جاده ابریشم در قزوین 2016-05-29 08:31

    Qazvin hosts Silk Road Motocross Cup

    QAZVIN, May 29 (MNA) – 45 drivers have competed in Qazvin’s Barajin track during Silk Road Motocross competitions, Saturday.

  • راه‌آهن قطار 2016-05-09 09:31

    Iran ready to slash Silk Road rail transit time

    TEHRAN, May 09 (MNA) – Railway official Hossein Ashouri has announced Iran’s readiness to reduce the running time of the trains travelling along the Silk Road.

  • واعظی 2016-04-21 15:57

    Astara-Astara railroad to contribute to north-south corridor

    ASTARA, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Iranian official has said railroad connecting Iran-Azerbaijan Republic would connect many countries in north and south of the famous trade corridor.

  • Sebastian Straten 2016-04-16 10:18

    ‘I Run Iran’ marathon seeks international friendship

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – Sebastian Straten, a Dutch entrepreneur and former backpacker has organized first ever international marathon competition dubbed as ‘I run Iran’ in Marvdasht, the site to world-renowned Persepolis Historical Complex.

  • I want to be a king 2016-02-28 16:24

    Silk Road Filmfest. hosts Iranian movies

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – I Want to Be a King, directed by Mehdi Ganji, will be showcased at the Silk Road Film Festival in Ireland.

  • نخستین قطار باری چین_ ایران 2016-02-15 13:46

    Iran to link Europe, China via rail

    TEHRAN, Feb. 15 (MNA) – Managing Director of Iranian Railways has announced the plan to connect China to Europe through Iran’s train route.