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National

  • No Survivors Likely in Pakistani Plane Crash
    12/08/2016 No Survivors Likely in Pakistani Plane Crash

    There are unlikely to be any survivors from a Pakistan International Airlines plane...

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  • New Basij Chief Appointed
    12/08/2016 New Basij Chief Appointed

    In a decree issued on Wednesday, Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali...

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  • Zarif Meets Japanese Counterpart
    12/08/2016 Zarif Meets Japanese Counterpart

    Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif sat down for talks with Japan’s Fumio...  

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International

  • China Welcomes US Envoy
    12/08/2016 China Welcomes US Envoy

    China said on Wednesday the governor of the US state of Iowa, Terry Branstad, was...

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  • No Survivors Likely in Pakistani Plane Crash
    12/08/2016 No Survivors Likely in Pakistani Plane Crash

    There are unlikely to be any survivors from a Pakistan International Airlines plane...

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  • Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen
    12/08/2016 China Urges US to Block Taiwan President’s Transit

    China has urged the United States to block Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen from...

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Domestic Economy

  • Seafood production is expected to surpass 1 million tons this year.
    12/08/2016 Iran Seafood Exports to Earn $380m

    Seafood exports in the current Iranian year (to end March 20, 2017) are estimated to...

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  • Red Meat, Poultry Self-Sufficiency Near
    12/08/2016 Red Meat, Poultry Self-Sufficiency Near

    The domestic production of chicken and red meat is sufficient to meet about 90% of...

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  • Plan to Prevent Enormous Water Loss
    12/08/2016 Plan to Prevent Enormous Water Loss

    Over 11 billion cubic meters of water flow out of Iran’s borders every year and a plan is...

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Business & Markets

  • CBI’s governor stopped short of calling the measure a revaluation proper. (Graphic Design: Vahid Sabet)
    12/08/2016 Gov’t OKs “Toman” as Iran's Currency Unit

    The government has approved changing Iran’s monetary unit from rial to...

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  • Valiollah Seif addresses a conference organized on the occasion of National Accounting Day on Dec. 6.
    12/08/2016 CBI’s New Oversight Plan Near Completion

    The Central Bank of Iran’s grand plan to overhaul its financial oversight regime is...

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  • CBI Rejects Role in Banks’ Stock Woes
    12/08/2016 CBI Rejects Role in Banks’ Stock Woes

    The new type of financial statements adopted by the Central Bank of Iran has done...

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Energy

  • Oil Steadies on Supply Cut Doubts
    12/08/2016 Oil Steadies on Supply Cut Doubts

    Oil prices steadied on Wednesday as investors waited to see if OPEC and Russia...

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  • Kremlin Rules Out Compensation for Oil Firms
    12/08/2016 Kremlin Rules Out Compensation for Oil Firms

    Russia’s oil companies will not be compensated for planned output cuts under a deal with...

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  • Shell Signs Initial Oil,  Gas Deals With Iran
    12/08/2016 Shell Signs Initial Oil, Gas Deals With Iran

    Royal Dutch Shell on Wednesday signed three memoranda of understanding to...

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Auto

  • Renault Koleos Priced at 2b Rials
    12/08/2016 Renault Koleos Priced at 2b Rials

    Renault’s latest crossover vehicle to enter Iran, the new version of the Koleos, is...

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  • Convergence for Renault and Nissan is harder than previously thought.
    12/08/2016 Renault-Nissan Alliance Problems Mount

    The Renault-Nissan Alliance is replacing its top executive in charge of combining the...

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  • PSA Group to Open Argentina Factory
    12/08/2016 PSA Group to Open Argentina Factory

    PSA Group (Peugeot & Citroen) has agreed to invest $320 million in Argentina with the...

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World Economy

  • HSBC was fined €33.6 million, Credit Agricole €114.7 million and JPMorgan €337.2 million for breaching regulation.
    12/08/2016 EU Fines Three Top Banks $520m for Market Rigging

    The European Commission has fined HSBC, JPMorgan and Credit Agricole a total...

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  • RBI Keeps Rate Unchanged
    12/08/2016 RBI Keeps Rate Unchanged

    India’s central bank Governor Urjit Patel left interest rates unchanged at 6.25%...

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  • Microsoft to Buy LinkedIn for $26b
    12/08/2016 Microsoft to Buy LinkedIn for $26b

    Microsoft has won European Union’s approval for its $26 billion bid for acquisition...

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People

  • Iran at Slovenia Charity Bazaar
    12/08/2016 Iran at Slovenia Charity Bazaar

    At the 23rd Bazaar of Slovenia’s International Women’s Club Ljubljana, known...

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  • Handful of Nuts a Day Keeps Disease Away
    12/08/2016 Handful of Nuts a Day Keeps Disease Away

    With their rich content of fiber, low saturated fats, and high levels of antioxidants,...

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  • $70m for Winter Road Maintenance
    12/08/2016 $70m for Winter Road Maintenance

    An estimated 2,500 billion rials ($70 million) has been allocated for road maintenance...

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Art And Culture

  • Luc Opdebeeck at a participatory theater
    12/08/2016 Opdebeeck’s Workshop at Tehran City Theater

    Formaat theater group from the Netherlands will hold a special workshop on theater...

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  • Marjaneh (L) and Manijeh Golchin (R) with their uncle Nader celebrating his 80th birthday.
    12/08/2016 Golchin Sisters Hold Concert

    Iranian actress Marjaneh Golchin held an exclusive two-day music concert for women...

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  • Jamshid Mashayekhi Turns 82
    12/08/2016 Jamshid Mashayekhi Turns 82

    The 82nd birthday if the Iranian veteran actor Jamshid Mashayekhi was held at...

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