Sunday, 22 May , 2022
  • Some $45m allotted to empower women heads of households 22 May 2022

    Some $45m allotted to empower women heads of households

    A total budget of 13 trillion rials (nearly $44.8 million) has been earmarked to empower women heads of households under the coverage of the Welfare Organization, the deputy head of the Organization, has said.

Charges against Lafarge for ‘complicity in crimes against humanity’ in Syria confirmed 21 May 2022

Charges against Lafarge for ‘complicity in crimes against humanity’ in Syria confirmed

On Wednesday, the Investigative Chamber of the Paris Court of Appeals decided that the cement giant Lafarge will face the charge of “complicity in crimes against humanity” in Syria.

Intl. meeting on SDS control to be held in Tehran 21 May 2022

Intl. meeting on SDS control to be held in Tehran

Tehran will host an international meeting on controlling sand and dust storms (SDSs) in July, with the presence of the ministers of 12 countries that give rise to the highest amount of dust, IRNA reported.

Iran, Cuba finalize roadmap on barter trade 19 May 2022

Iran, Cuba finalize roadmap on barter trade

Iran and Cuba have finalized a roadmap for barter trade between the two countries and signed a document in this regard during the 18th meeting of their joint economic committee in Tehran on Tuesday.

Traffic-related fatalities increase by 9% 19 May 2022

Traffic-related fatalities increase by 9%

traffic-related accidents have claimed the lives of 16,778 Iranians during the past [Iranian calendar] year (March 2021- March 2022), which shows an increase of 9 percent compared to the same period last year, according to the Legal Medicine Organization.

China’s foreseen dilemma in Ukraine war 18 May 2022

China’s foreseen dilemma in Ukraine war

The ongoing war in Ukraine triggered by Russia has started a fascinating debate among the experts; viewing the Russian military operations in Ukraine will alter the complexion of international politics, and posing a grave challenge to the Western democratic values.

Iran to mark World Environment Week 2022 18 May 2022

Iran to mark World Environment Week 2022

The national environment week will be celebrated on June 6-12 under the theme of “People-based, smart and technological environment”, concurrent with the World Environment Day 2022, IRIB reported on Wednesday.

Iran Ready for Gas Swap From Turkmenistan to Armenia 18 May 2022

Iran Ready for Gas Swap From Turkmenistan to Armenia

In a meeting with the Armenian Minister of Territorial Administration and Infrastructures, the Oil Minister stressed readiness of the Iranian gas network to start a gas swap from Turkmenistan and to increase gas exports to this country.

Iran on par with developed countries in children’s health 17 May 2022

Iran on par with developed countries in children’s health

Many diseases have been eradicated through mass vaccination programs in Iran, and the children’s health is equal to that of developed countries, deputy health minister Kamal Heydari, has said.

Iran criticizes U.S. for abusing human rights 17 May 2022

Iran criticizes U.S. for abusing human rights

Saeed Khatibzadeh, the spokesman for the Iranian Foreign Ministry, said Sunday slammed Washington for using human rights as a tool to achieve its objectives

Iran, Australia Have Potentials for Higher Economic Cooperation 17 May 2022

Iran, Australia Have Potentials for Higher Economic Cooperation

Iran and Australia emphasized that the current economic cooperation is not satisfactory and both sides have potentials to increase the current level.