Persian Gulf

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    Iran’s IRGC confirms holding drill in Persian Gulf

    Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) spokesman on Sunday confirmed that the military force conducted military drill in the Persian Gulf this week with the aim of securing the strategic waterway and deterring potential threats…

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    Senior Iran official urges regional states to end rivalries

    The head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations says despite the opportunities in the Indian Ocean Rim, unfortunately the rivalries between some countries have had negative impacts on the region’s development. Kamal Kharazi during…

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    Iran to soon surpass Qatar in South Pars

    BANDAR ABBAS- With phase 14 going fully operational, Iran’s gas production from South Pars giant gas field (which Iran shares with Qatar in Persian Gulf) will surpass the Arab country, operator of the South Pars…

  • EU Lawmakers Reach Deal on Climate Targets

    madaresharghi European Union lawmakers and member states on Thursday agreed climate targets for 2030 in a move to meet the bloc’s obligations under the Paris Agreement, which seeks to avoid the worst effects of greenhouse…

  • NISOC to Finalize 2 Oil Deals by March

    madaresharghi Negotiations to develop two oilfields in the southern Khuzestan Province, namely Shadegan and Karanj, will be finalized by the end of the current fiscal that ends in March 2018, the National Iranian South Oil…

  • Tehran Quake Drives Up Gasoline Consumption

    madaresharghi An earthquake whose tremors were felt in Tehran and surrounding areas late on Wednesday drove up gasoline consumption as people rushed to open spaces and inside their cars for safety. A magnitude 5.2 earthquake…

  • Russia Backs Gradual Exit From Crude Cuts With OPEC

    madaresharghi OPEC and Russia will exit from oil production cuts very smoothly, possibly extending the curbs in some form so as not to create any new surplus in the market, the Russian energy minister told…

  • China to Open Cutting-Edge Solar Power Highway

    madaresharghi China is set to open its first solar highway that can generate electricity from sunlight. The two-kilometer-long stretch of highway, situated in Jinan, could charge electric cars as they are travelling on it. The…