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  • معدن نمک 2021-03-30 18:04

    Garmsar home to largest salt mines in West Asia

    Garmsar in northcentral Iran has the largest salt mines in West Asia. With more than 40 salt mines, the city holds the lion’s share of salt extraction in the country.

  • مدرسه سازی 2021-03-30 14:48

    ‘Brick-by-brick plan’ donates $2 million for school building

    TEHRAN – A national plan titled "brick-by-brick" aiming to encourage people to donate money for building schools in deprived areas of the country has so far collected 80 billion rials (about $2 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials).

  • تالاب 2021-03-30 13:17

    Thousands of migratory birds reach wetland in southern Iran

    TEHRAN – Some 10,000 migratory birds flying from Siberia and Central Asia have so far reached Khor Azini wetland in the southern Sirik county, Hormozgan province.

  • رونمایی از واکسن کووید ۱۹ ایرانی «فخرا» 2021-03-30 11:49

    Iran’s ‘Fakhra’ vaccine to be mass-produced by late May

    TEHRAN – Iran will start mass production of homegrown ‘Fakhra’ vaccine for COVID-19 by the end of the third Iranian calendar month of Khordad (May 21).

  • نهضت سوادآموزی 2021-03-30 10:52

    Literacy programs provided for 1.3m prisoners, armed forces

    TEHRAN – The Literacy Movement Organization of Iran has so far provided more than 1.3 million prisoners and armed forces with literacy programs.

  • قاچاق 2021-03-29 17:33

    Smuggled goods worth $24m seized in a day

    TEHRAN – Smuggled goods worth one trillion rials (nearly $24 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) have been discovered across the country over the past 24 hours, police official Jalal Amini said on Monday.

  • دانش بنیان 2021-03-29 14:17

    Iran to launch 4th ‘house of innovation’ in Russia soon

    TEHRAN - Iran will inaugurate its fourth house of innovation in Russia in May with the aim of finding new markets for domestic knowledge-based products in the neighboring country.

  • فرش دستباف 2021-03-29 12:20

    Handwoven carpet production up 34% in 10 months on year

    TEHRAN – Production of handwoven carpets in Iran has increased by 34 percent in the first 10 months of the previous Iranian calendar year (started March 20, 2020) compared to the same period in its preceding year.

  • عفو 2021-03-29 11:21

    Ayatollah Khamenei pardons, commutes sentences of 1,849 prisoners

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Sunday approved a proposal by Judiciary Chief Ebrahim Raisi to pardon or commute the sentences of 1,849 convicts found guilty by various courts, IRIB reported.

  • سند جامع همکاری‌های ایران و چین 2021-03-29 10:52

    Iran-China strategic partnership highlights cooperation for fighting COVID-19

    TEHRAN – The strategic partnership document which was signed by Iran and China on Saturday highlights bilateral cooperation for fighting the coronavirus pandemic.

  • امنیت غذایی 2021-03-27 14:39

    Food security plans prepared to boost GNI by $23 billion

    TEHRAN – Iran has prepared 16 national plans aiming to improve food security which could increase gross national income by $23 billion.

  • نانو 2021-03-27 12:30

    Iran sets up nanotechnology export centers in six Asian countries

    TEHRAN – Iran has created centers in six Asian countries for exporting nanotechnology products, the head of Iran Nanotechnology Innovation Council said on Saturday.

  • ساعت زمین 2021-03-27 11:16

    By Mehdi Garshasbi

    Earth Hour 2021: stop taking nature for granted

    Earth Hour is an annual tradition in which people switch off their lights to spread awareness about sustainability and climate change.

  • هامون 2021-03-26 16:14

    Iran welcomes Afghan president’s remarks on Helmand water right

    TEHRAN – The Iranian government welcomes Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s remarks on water right of the transboundary Helmand River, saying the country is ready to turn the issue into a subject of cooperation, Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh has said.

  • دانش بنیان 2021-03-26 13:38

    Knowledge-based companies developing herbal medicine industry

    TEHRAN – More than 230 Iranian knowledge-based companies are active in the country’s herbal medicine industry, producing traditional medicine and other related products.

  • زندان 2021-03-26 11:30

    Prisons create 35,000 job opportunities

    TEHRAN – Some 35,000 job opportunities have been created by 950 workshops in prisons across the country.

  • تست کرونا 2021-03-26 10:52

    Over 40,000 passengers tested for COVID-19 at borders

    TEHRAN – More than 40,000 passengers have been tested for coronavirus at official border terminals since March 14, the Iranian Red Crescent Society reported on Thursday.

  • image-20210323110317-1.jpeg 2021-03-23 11:06

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  • Lake Urmia restoration should be documented as a successful plan: VP 2021-03-16 15:16

    Lake Urmia restoration should be documented as a successful plan: VP

    TEHRAN – The implementation process of Lake Urmia restoration program should be documented accurately and presented as a successful example of large-scale projects, First Vice-President Is’haq Jahangiri has said.

  • جمعیت 2021-03-16 15:16

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Plan on population growth, family support approved

    TEHRAN – The Majlis (Iranian Parliament) approved on Tuesday to implement a population growth and family support plan for 7 years to change the declining trend of childbearing.

  • Iran unveils, tests new COVID-19 vaccine 2021-03-16 12:20

    Iran unveils, tests new COVID-19 vaccine

    Fakhra vaccine is named after martyred nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh

    TEHRAN – Fakhra vaccine, named after martyred nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, was unveiled and started the clinical trial on Tuesday, IRNA reported.

  • Police seize $12.4m of hoarded goods 2021-03-15 19:16

    Police seize $12.4m of hoarded goods

    TEHRAN – Police forces have seized hoarded goods worth 523 billion rials (nearly $12.4 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) across the country since February 19.

  • COVIRAN BAREKAT 2021-03-15 19:09

    Iran starts mass-production of homegrown coronavirus vaccine

    TEHRAN – COVIRAN BAREKAT, the first coronavirus vaccine made by researchers at the Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam, started to be mass-produced on Monday, ISNA reported.

  • Iran frees 612 Afghan convicts in ‘humanitarian move’ 2021-03-15 19:06

    Iran frees 612 Afghan convicts in ‘humanitarian move’

    TEHRAN – Iran has released 612 Afghan convicts in a humanitarian move over the past couple of days, Mahmoud Abbasi, deputy minister of justice for human rights, has said.

  • 4,500 ha of Golestan forests undergo reforestation 2021-03-14 19:30

    4,500 ha of Golestan forests undergo reforestation

    TEHRAN – A reforestation project has been implemented on 4,500 hectares of the northeastern province of Golestan, which was exposed to desertification due to drought and excessive grazing, head of Golestan natural resources and watershed management organization has said.

  • Saplings planted to commemorate ‘women of the century’ 2021-03-14 17:49

    Saplings planted to commemorate ‘women of the century’

    TEHRAN – One hundred saplings were planted in commemoration of Iranian celebrated women of the century in Tehran on the occasion of the National Week of Natural Resources (March 6-13), IRNA reported on Sunday.

  • IRGC sets up modern mobile hospital to combat COVID-19 2021-03-14 17:25

    IRGC sets up modern mobile hospital to combat COVID-19

    TEHRAN - On Sunday, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) launched a modern mobile hospital in a bid to help the health sector in the fight against coronavirus.

  • Improving social emergency services on agenda 2021-03-14 17:12

    Improving social emergency services on agenda

    TEHRAN – A bill on the structure and duties of the Social Emergency Organization has been drafted to reduce social harm in informal settlements and suburban areas, Vahid Qobadi-Dana, head of the Welfare Organization, said on Sunday.