Tuesday, July 16, 2019 01:05

Iran-China relations

MP slams China’s hold on religious memento market

The head of Iranian Parliament’s Culture Commission reports that China sells 500-billion toumans worth of rosaries and prayer stones to Iran. » read more

Iran cuts China out of oilfield project after delays

Iran’s Ministry of Oil has officially removed China from the project to develop the South Azadegan oilfield because of “long delays.” » read more

China looking to increase oil imports from Iran

China is considering a new light crude oil contract with Iran that according to Reuters could raise imports from Iran causing tension with the United States. » read more

Oil minister cancels oil and gas deals with China

Iran’s new oil minister, Bijan Zanganeh, has annulled the country’s largest agreement with Chinese interests regarding the Southern Pars Oil and Gas Development project and transferred the $5-million deal to two Iranian companies, National Oil and Petropars. » read more

China buying less Iranian crude

Iranian crude exports to China declined by 24 percent in September compared to the same month last year, Reuters reports. » read more

China raises oil imports from Iran

China’s oil imports from Iran rebounded in May and neared their levels at the same time last year, despite the U.S. threat of sanctions on countries and companies that import Iranian crude. » read more

China wants Iran to show “flexibility”

China has urged Iran to show flexibility and pragmatism at the coming nuclear talks in Moscow. » read more

Iran issues permits for Chinese labourers

The Iranian Minister of Labour has approved the entry of Chinese labourers into Iran, even as Iranian workers suffer from widespread unemployment. » read more