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HCM City explores trade opportunities with Iran

HCM City explores trade opportunities with Iran

VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City officials met with an Iranian delegation comprised of 20 businessmen today (Apr. 21), who are on a 5-day trade mission to Vietnam to seek ways to improve business relations.

Vietnam women snatch 6-1 victory over Iran at Asian Cup

Vietnam women snatch 6-1 victory over Iran at Asian Cup

VOV.VN -Vietnam women team on April 9 continued to knock out Iran 6-1 at the third match of Asian Cup’s qualifying round after outclassing Syria and Singapore to secure an 11-0 and 8-0 win, respectively.

Vietnam Culture Week kicks off in Iran

Vietnam Culture Week kicks off in Iran

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Embassy has opened a Vietnam Culture Week in Tehran, Iran with a view to helping people from the two nations get deeper insights into each other’s culture.

Iran eyes improved cooperation with Indonesia

Iran eyes improved cooperation with Indonesia

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said his country wants to forge cooperation with Indonesia in combating terrorism as well as ensuring security and peace for Islamic countries.

Iran’s nuclear deal fragile

Iran’s nuclear deal fragile

VOV.VN - The US Senate has approved legislation extending the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for another ten years – by a vote of 99-0. The Iran Sanctions Extension Act, which passed in the House in a 419-1 vote a fortnight ago, now goes to President Obama’s desk.

Passenger trains collide in Iran, 44 killed: official

Passenger trains collide in Iran, 44 killed: official

Forty-four people were killed and 103 injured when one Iranian passenger train collided with another at a station about 150 miles (250 km) east of the capital Tehran on November 25, state media reported.

Iranian parliament speaker postpones Vietnam visit

Iranian parliament speaker postpones Vietnam visit

VOV.VN - Speaker Ali Larijani and a senior delegation of the Iranian Parliament postponed their official visit to Vietnam which was previously set for November 24-27, according to the External Relations Committee of the Vietnam National Assembly.

Iran warns of retaliation if US breaches nuclear deal

Iran warns of retaliation if US breaches nuclear deal

Extending US sanctions on Iran for 10 years would breach the Iranian nuclear agreement, Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei said on November 23, warning that Tehran would retaliate if the sanctions are approved.

Iranian parliamentary leader to visit Vietnam

Iranian parliamentary leader to visit Vietnam

VOV.VN - Speaker of the Parliament of Iran Ali Larijani will lead a high-ranking delegation to visit Vietnam on November 24-27, said the Vietnam National Assembly Committee for External Affairs on November 22.

US House votes to bar sales of commercial aircraft to Iran

US House votes to bar sales of commercial aircraft to Iran

The US House of Representatives passed a bill on November 17 that would block the sale of commercial aircraft to Iran, a bid to stop sales by Boeing and Airbus that have already been approved by President Barack Obama's administration.

Anxious world leaders seek clarity on Trump policies

Anxious world leaders seek clarity on Trump policies

World leaders offered to work with Donald Trump when he takes over as US president, but expressed anxiety over how he will handle problems from the Middle East to an assertive Russia and whether he will carry out a number of campaign threats.

Battle for Aleppo intensifies after ceasefire ends

Battle for Aleppo intensifies after ceasefire ends

The battle for control of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo intensified on October 23 with air strikes, ground offensives and shelling, the morning after a resurgence in fighting ended a Russian ceasefire, a monitor and rebel groups said.