Rural development in Iran

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  • village 2021-07-30 17:21

    Some 140,000 houses to be built for villagers

    TEHRAN – The Housing Foundation will construct around 140,000 houses for underprivileged families residing in villages across the country by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 2022).

  • 1,100 villages with no unemployed 2021-07-17 17:31

    1,100 villages with no unemployed

    TEHRAN – By the end of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 2022), the number of villages with no unemployed residents will reach 1,100 across the country.

  • Rural development budget increases by 2.5 folds 2021-07-02 19:00

    Rural development budget increases by 2.5 folds

    TEHRAN – The budget for rural development projects has increased by 2.5 times in the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 2021-March 2022) compared to that of the previous year, deputy head of the Housing Foundation of Islamic Revolution, has announced.

  • Rural roads 2021-06-02 12:30

    3,500 kilometers of roads in rural areas to be asphalted by next March

    TEHRAN- The head of Iran’s Road Maintenance and Transportation Organization (RMTO) announced that 3,500 kilometers of roads in the country’s rural regions will be asphalted under the framework of “Abrar Plan” by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2022).

  • Charity foundation to support 1,240 production units in deprived areas 2021-04-10 17:08

    Charity foundation to support 1,240 production units in deprived areas

    TEHRAN – Barekat Charity Foundation, affiliated with the Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam, planned to revitalize and support 1,240 production units in deprived areas in the current Iranian calendar year (started March 20).

  • Drinking water 2021-04-02 16:42

    Over 10m villagers to enjoy stable drinking water by Aug.

    TEHRAN- The population in the rural areas, who will access to stable drinking water network, will reach over 10 million by the end of the current government's incumbency (August).

  • Role of village administrations in rural development 2021-02-26 17:09

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Role of village administrations in rural development

    TEHRAN – Established in 2003, Iran's Municipalities and Village Administrations Organization has so far implemented about 130,000 small and medium-scale development projects across the country's rural areas.

  • Over 5,800 projects to be inaugurated in rural areas 2021-02-08 18:12

    Over 5,800 projects to be inaugurated in rural areas

    TEHRAN – Iran's Municipalities and Rural Administration Organization will inaugurate 5,811 development projects in rural areas during Ten-Day Fajr celebrations (January 31-February 10, marking the 42nd anniversary of the Islamic Revolution).

  • Villages with over 20 households to have rural administrations 2021-01-08 17:49

    Villages with over 20 households to have rural administrations

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Interior has prepared a plan according to which villages with at least 20 households will have rural administrations.

  • All villages with over 20 households to be connected to national internet network 2020-12-27 19:42

    All villages with over 20 households to be connected to national internet network

    TEHRAN – All villages hosting over 20 households will be connected to the national internet network by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 2021), according to the Ministry of Information and Communications Technology.

  • Drinking water 2020-11-29 11:22

    Drinking water supplied to 805 villages since late March

    TEHRAN- Drinking water has been supplied to 805 villages across Iran since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20), the secretary of the national task force for water, wastewater information dissemination has announced.

  • rural development 2020-11-06 13:17

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Rural development, a major priority of government

    Villages are often mentioned as some keys to the development of countries, and the allocation of a proper amount of budget to rural development always brings fruitful economic results.

  • Rural-to-urban migration down to zero: official 2020-11-01 20:16

    Rural-to-urban migration down to zero: official

    TEHRAN – For the first time in the country, the migration of people from rural areas to cities has reached zero, Mohammad Omid, the vice president for rural development, has said.

  • First internet TV launched to promote rural lifestyle 2020-10-10 16:17

    First internet TV launched to promote rural lifestyle

    TEHRAN – The first streaming television in the country with the aim of promoting rural traditions and lifestyle was inaugurated in Golestan province on Saturday.

  • Rural development projects worth $3b to be inaugurated 2020-10-03 18:36

    Rural development projects worth $3b to be inaugurated

    TEHRAN – Rural development projects worth 130 trillion rials (nearly $3 billion at the official rate of 42,000 rials) will be inaugurated on the occasion of the National Day of Villagers and Nomads, which is marked on October 5.