Envoy: EU supporting Belgian firms’ interests in Iran

Despite trans-regional pressures on the European Union to restrict ties with Iran, EU eyes mulling over finding ways to support Belgian firms’ interests in Iran, Belgian envoy said, AVA Diplomatic reports. ‘Belgium is after developing all-out relations with Iran at national level and in EU,’ Belgian ambassador to Iran François Delhoye told reporters on Sunday in a meeting with Chairman of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture Gholam Hossein Shafeie. ‘There have been lobbying with the US and Belgium’s allies on preserving Iran nuclear deal known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA),’ he said. ‘Since banks are facing different risks, it is not possible to take a ... Read More »

European ambassadors vehemently support JCPOA

Ambassadors of five European countries in Iran who attended Europe-Iran Forum (EIF) in Zurich on Wednesday underlined maintaining of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) as an internationally recognized accord leading to expansion of cooperation with the Islamic Republic of Iran, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Antwerp, Bandar Abbas sign sister port agreement

The Belgian port of Antwerp and the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas signed sister port agreement on Monday in the presence of François Delhaye the Belgian ambassador to Iran, Director of Ports and Maritime Organization, Mohammad Saeednejad and CEO of Antwerp Port Eddy Bruyninckx, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

TCCIMA hosts European envoys

Iranian and European officials discussed avenues of cooperation in the new economic climate following the landmark nuclear deal reached between Iran and world powers on July 14, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »