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  • Iran oil, gas condensate exports 2017-04-25 20:47

    Iran ranks as No.2 oil supplier to South Korea 1st time for a quarter

    Iran ranked as South Korea's second-biggest oil exporter over the first three months of 2017 as it ramped up output to regain market share after sanctions were lifted last year, the first time ever it has claimed the No.2 spot for a quarter.

  • Trump- Kim 2017-04-22 05:36

    By John Nilsson-Wright

    Kim and Trump have more in common than they think

    Calculated ambiguity and coercive diplomacy appear to be at the heart of U.S. President Donald Trump’s approach to dealing with North Korea. As a candidate, Trump seemed to revel in keeping his opponents guessing — for example when he announced his “secret plan” for dealing with the Islamic State terrorist group (ISIL).

  • Trump 2017-04-18 04:44

    Trump’s loose talk on North Korea

    As a candidate, Donald Trump seemed to pay no more attention to North Korea’s accelerating nuclear weapons program, which his predecessor has warned is America’s most urgent threat, than he did to other complex foreign policy issues.

  • North Korea 2017-04-16 08:48

    Julian Borger

    North Korea's nuclear arsenal is real – how Trump will handle it is unknown

    The ascent of Donald Trump, the volatility of his foreign policy and his tendency to fire off tweeted threats to nuclear-armed adversaries has brought one more wild card to the Korean peninsula, which already had more than its fair share.

  • Not Yet 2017-04-07 19:06

    Busan festival to screen “Not Yet” from Iran

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Aryan Vazir-Daftari’s “Not Yet” will compete in the official section of the Busan International Short Film Festival (BISFF), which will be held in the South Korean city from April 25 to 30.

  • Trump-China 2017-04-05 02:14

    By Christopher Green

    Why China won't buy Trump's North Korea bluster

    U.S. President Donald Trump has sent Xi Jinping a clear message before the two meet in Florida later this week.

  • صادرات 2017-04-01 12:44

    S.Korea’s import of Iranian non-oil goods skyrocketed

    TEHRAN – South Korea’s import of non-oil goods from Iran rose by 230 percent in the previous Iranian calendar year which ended on March 20, according to the Iran Customs Administration.

  • آب برق نیروگاه 2017-03-18 15:27

    S.Korean, Turkish firms team up to build 5GW of power plants in Iran

    South Korea’s SK Engineering & Construction (SK E&C) has teamed up with a Turkish firm for a multi-billion-dollar project to build and operate new power plants in Iran with a combined generation capacity of 5,000 megawatts, the South Korean firm said Saturday.

  • Iran-S. Korea 2017-01-20 19:21

    Iran, S. Korea sign MOU to reinforce economic bonds

    TEHRAN- Iran and South Korea signed an MOU on expansion of economic ties and transfer of data in Seoul on Friday.

  • نفتکش 2017-01-16 09:23

    S.Korea's Dec. Iran crude imports surge 648.2% on year

    South Korea's Iranian crude oil imports in December soared nearly eight times greater than a year ago, and its 2016 crude imports from Tehran more than doubled from 2015 levels, following last January's lifting of sanctions targeting the Mideast nation.

  • shipbuilding industry 2016-12-31 09:51

    DSME to help Iran shipbuilding industry

    The South Korean shipbuilder signed a deal with Iran’s Industrial Development and Renovation Organization (IDRO) to help spur Iran's shipbuilding industry.

  • South Korea's leader 2016-12-11 09:56

    South Korea's susceptibility to scandal

    The impeachment of South Korean leader Park Geun-hye should herald the end of a painful and drawn-out political scandal. As they move forward, Koreans should be thinking about how to avoid another one.

  • Korea. Hospital 2016-11-14 10:09

    Koreans to build $400m neuroscience hospital in Tehran

    TEHRAN- South Korea’s G.G Foundation is to invest $400 million in building a neuroscience hospital in Tehran.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال کره جنوبی 2016-11-02 14:59

    South Korea’s Ki Sung-yueng bemoans long-haul flight to Tehran

    Ki Sung-yueng blamed a demanding travel schedule for his below-par performance as Korea Republic slipped to their first defeat of their FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifying campaign against Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • Untitled-1.jpg 2016-10-24 20:16

    S. Korean envoy cuts ribbon on handicraft exhibit in Tehran

    TEHRAN - South Korean Ambassador Kim Seung-Ho officially inaugurated an exhibition of Iranian wooden handiwork at the Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization (CHTHO) headquarters in Tehran on Sunday.

  • 12 MQ-2.jpg 2016-10-16 08:42

    S. Korean, Russian university officials to come to Iran

    TEHRAN — South Korean and Russian university officials are set to come to Iran in the near future, IRNA news agency reported.

  • دیدار تیم های ایران و کره جوبی 2016-10-11 22:03

    Iran edges past South Korea in World Cup qualifier

    Sardar Azmoun scored the only of the game as Islamic Republic of Iran maintained its unbeaten start to the campaign to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals in Russia with a 1-0 win over Korea Republic on Tuesday evening.

  • Tehran Symphony Orchestra.jpg 2016-10-01 18:30

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  • vice minister.JPG 2016-09-30 18:20

    Prospect of cultural cooperation between Korea, Iran highly bright

    As the vice minister for culture, sports and tourism of the Republic of Korea, I am going to arrive at Tehran in a few days for the first time in my life with a large cultural delegation. I am eager to see with my own eyes the cradle of human culture and meet the Iranian people who deserve to be praised for their contribution to the humanity achievements, be it literature, philosophy, art, architecture, and many others. And I am also delighted to introduce many aspects of Korean culture to Iranian friends during my stay in Tehran.