Saturday, 27 November , 2021
Organ donation rises 66% in 6 months 23 Nov 2021

Organ donation rises 66% in 6 months

While the outbreak of coronavirus caused a significant drop in organ donation over the past [Iranian calendar] year (March 2020-March 2021), it increased by 66 percent in the first six months of this year.

Road casualties drop in coronavirus era 22 Nov 2021

Road casualties drop in coronavirus era

The number of traffic-related deaths last year (March 2020-March 2021) decreased by 15.2 percent compared to a year before, 13 percent of which is estimated to be caused by the pandemic.

Breeding in the wild: DOE plans to protect Asiatic cheetah 21 Nov 2021

Breeding in the wild: DOE plans to protect Asiatic cheetah

The Department of Environment (DOE) plans to breed Asiatic cheetah in the wild so that the species is protected from extinction.

Foreign aid to Afghan refugees in Iran is small: UNHCR 16 Nov 2021

Foreign aid to Afghan refugees in Iran is small: UNHCR

The amount of assistance provided by international organizations to address the needs of Afghan refugees in Iran is small, and most of the support is provided by the Iranian government and people, Ivo Freijsen, UNHCR Representative in Iran, said.

Iran, Romania seeking enhanced scientific, technological co-op 15 Nov 2021

Iran, Romania seeking enhanced scientific, technological co-op

  Iranian Deputy Science Minister Hashem Dadashpour and Romanian Ambassador to Tehran Mirella Carmen Greco discussed ways to develop scientific and technological cooperation between the two countries.

Iran, Philippines to hold intl. symposium on agricultural nanotechnology 14 Nov 2021

Iran, Philippines to hold intl. symposium on agricultural nanotechnology

Iran and the Philippines will hold a virtual scientific symposium on agricultural nanotechnology on November 18-19.

Health Ministry to promote Iranian traditional medicine 09 Nov 2021

Health Ministry to promote Iranian traditional medicine

The Ministry of Health is determined to expand the use of Iranian traditional medicine in the health system, the director of the Iranian Medicine Office of the Ministry of Health, has announced.

Monthly COVID-19 vaccine output reaches 10m doses 08 Nov 2021

Monthly COVID-19 vaccine output reaches 10m doses

The domestic manufacturers of coronavirus vaccine have managed to increase their monthly production to 10 million doses, Seyed Heydar Mohammadi, an official with the Food and Drug Administration, has said.

Some 24% of students vaccinated nationwide 06 Nov 2021

Some 24% of students vaccinated nationwide

A total of 1,572,380 students, equaling 24 percent of the target group aged 12 to 18 nationwide, have received both doses of coronavirus vaccine, Azam Goudarzi, a health ministry official, said on Saturday.

Iran to pursue lifting of sanctions at UN climate summit 04 Nov 2021

Iran to pursue lifting of sanctions at UN climate summit

Iran will pursue the issue of lifting sanctions at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) so that the country can act more effectively to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.