Russia’s energy giant Lukoil says it expects to sign oil project development contracts with Iran within the next few months.
Iran plans to purchase new fighter jets to boost the country’s air defense capabilities, a senior Iranian commander says.
Russia is reportedly poised to finance a railway line connecting Iran with its northern neighbor Azerbaijan.
Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation, Rosatom, says the company is to begin engineering for the Bushehr-2 nuclear power plant by the end of 2016 after preparations are made by Iran in the project’s construction site.
Foreign Ministry spokesman says Iran is in constant touch with Russia over Syria, adding that foreign-backed terrorists are not abiding by the truce in the war-torn country.
Media on Monday reported a major rise of above 400 percent in imports by Iran from Russia in March.
Russia said on Thursday that it has received assurances from Iran that it will replace Turkey in imports of food items.
Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said on Thursday that the country attaches a great significance to its relations with Russia, stressing that Russia will be prioritized in any industry it wants to invest in the Islamic Republic.
Iran says Tehran and Moscow have begun implementing a contract on Russia's delivery of S-300 missile defense systems to the Islamic Republic.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has voiced Moscow’s support for Iran’s permanent membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).