Iran, Austria sign agreement on environment protection
Tehran, Feb 29, IRNA – Iran and Austria on Monday signed agreement on environment protection.
Head of the Department of Environment of Iran Masoumeh Ebtekar and Austrian Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management Andra Rupprechter signed the agreement.
Tehran, Feb 20, IRNA – Boeing Co. said Friday that it received a license from the U.S. government to begin commercial discussions with Iranian airlines, opening the door to what could be the first U.S. jet deliveries to the Islamic Republic since the 1970s.
Tehran, Feb 15, IRNA – Following an agreement between Iranian state-owned and private banks, a proposal for cutting interest rates was proposed to the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) on Monday, according to the head of the Association of Private Banks and Credit Institutions.
Support for agriculture in Syria critical with massive food insecurity adding to suffering
4 February 2015, Rome -- As world leaders met in London to raise funds in support of millions of people affected by the ongoing conflict in Syria, FAO stressed the urgent need to help farming families produce food to meet basic needs.
On visit to Rwanda, UNIDO Director General meets President Kagame, signs country programme agreement
KIGALI, 4 February 2016 – During his two-day official visit to Rwanda which ended today, LI Yong, the Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), was received by President Paul Kagame
The headline of the newly adopted 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is a global commitment to eradicate poverty by 2030. Nearly half the population of the 48 least developed countries (LDCs) – some 400 million people – remain in extreme poverty, compared with less than a quarter in any other developing country.
Russia sees possibilities for Russia-Iran cooperation in energy, agriculture, defense
Moscow, Jan 19, IRNA – Removing sanctions against Iran can contribute to the development of the Russian-Iranian cooperation in a number of areas, including energy, agriculture and the military-industrial complex, an official with Russia’s Central Bank told TASS.