persian gulf

Iranian researchers discover new cyanobacteria in Persian Gulf island

Tehran, IRNA – Researchers from the microorganisms bank of the Iranian Biological Resource Center (IBRC) have discovered of a new genus of cyanobacteria in an area near the Iranian island of Kharg in the Persian Gulf. simple trichal

Amirabdollahian urges China to respect Iran's territorial integrity

Tehran, IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian has called on the Chinese Government to respect the territorial integrity of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Iran plans to increase gas production from Persian Gulf

Tehran, IRNA – Iran plans to increase its natural gas production from fields located in the Persian Gulf, according to an official in Iran's Ministry of Petroleum.

34 years after US downing of Iranian passenger flight

Qeshm, IRNA – July 3 marks the anniversary of a human tragedy for Iranians when they remember the downing of flight 655 in 1988 by two missiles that led to the killing of 298 innocent people.

UK backs offender Greek tankers in Persian Gulf

London, IRNA – The UK condemned seizing of two offending Greek tankers by Iran in the Persian Gulf, despite the country’s own long history of maritime violation.

Raisi admin. ready to expand ties with Persian Gulf states: Diplomat

Tehran, May 22, IRNA – The Islamic Republic of Iran is prepared to take steps to develop relationships with the Persian Gulf’s littoral states because Tehran opines that regional issues should be resolved via political negotiations, an Iranian diplomat said.

Endangered hawksbill sea turtles on way to Persian Gulf waters

Qeshm, May 15, IRNA – Hawksbill sea turtles, likely to become extinct, have hatched out of the eggs and are on way to the southern Iranian waters of the Persian Gulf early on Sunday.

Persian Gulf Natl. Conference opens in Bushehr

Bushehr, May 11, IRNA – The Persian Gulf National Conference on History, Culture and Civilization kicked off here on Wednesday on the southern country to review historical grounds of cultural, social, and economic relationships in the Persian Gulf region.

REC: Russian Food to Appear in Persian Gulf Trade Networks

Moscow (Sputnik) - The production of Russian agricultural exporters will appear on the shelves of supermarkets in the United Arab Emirates and other Persian Gulf countries, Veronika Nikishina, chief executive of the Russian Export Centre JSC (part of VEB.RF Group), said.

Russian Food Exports to Persian Gulf Countries in 2021 Reaches $838 Million

The export of Russian food to nations in the Persian Gulf amounted to more than $838 million in 2021, Veronika Nikishina, CEO of the Russian Export Centre, said at the opening of the Gulfood 2022 exhibition in Dubai. These are the preliminary calculations by the REC's analytical centre.