Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian in a meeting with Deputy Foreign Minister of Oman Sheikh Khalifa al-Harithi in Tehran on Saturday called for the promotion of trade level between the two countries.
The board of governors of the International Monetary Fund gave the green light to increasing the institution’s lending capacity by $650 billion, the last step in approving an initiative to boost aid to the most vulnerable countries.
Iran is planning a speedy increase in its oil output, a senior Oil Ministry official said on Wednesday, as talks continue between Tehran and P4+1 – the remaining signatories to the Iran nuclear deal – to lift US sanctions that have seen it pumping far below capacity since 2018.
Iran’s Agriculture Ministry said cotton output in the country would increase by 21 percent in the year to March 2022 as the government keeps encouraging more cultivation of the strategic crop to lower imports of around 130,000 tons per year.
People became more concerned about the gap between rich and poor during the coronavirus pandemic, especially the young, the authors of a new global study said on Tuesday, urging governments to take steps to redress the balance.
Pro-independence parties won enough seats on Sunday in Catalonia’s Parliament to strengthen their majority, although a strong showing for the local branch of Spain’s ruling Socialists pointed to a dialogue, rather than breakup, with Madrid.
Adults and children born with heart defects had a lower-than-expected risk of developing moderate or severe COVID-19 symptoms, finds a study of more than 7,000 patients from the congenital heart disease center at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Iran’s Fajr Jam Gas Refining Company has increased its gas production in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21 to September 21, 2020), said a senior official at the refinery on Wednesday.
Production of the aluminum ingot in Iran rose 70 percent during the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 20-August 21, 2020) compared to the same period last year, according to data released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).
Production of steel ingots in Iran rose nine percent during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 20-July 21, 2020) compared to the corresponding figure of the preceding year, according to figures released by the Industry Ministry.