• FAO boosts Iranian experts’ knowledge of agricultural water saving, water productivity

    FAO boosts Iranian experts’ knowledge of agricultural water saving, water productivity

    Tehran (ISNA) - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), as part of its multilateral project to support Iran in reducing the agriculture water consumption in the Lake Urmia basin, equips Iranian experts with the requisite knowledge and skills to implement the advanced approach of Real Water Savings (REWAS) in the agriculture sector.

  • FAO warns on devastating effects of COVID-19 on most vulnerable populations

    FAO warns on devastating effects of COVID-19 on most vulnerable populations

    Tehran (ISNA) - World Food Day 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of FAO in an exceptional moment as countries around the world deal with the widespread effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic. It’s a time to look into the future we need to build together.

  • How to get a visa for Iran – Ultimate guide for tourists 2021

    How to get a visa for Iran – Ultimate guide for tourists 2021

    Tehran (ISNA) - Iran tourist visa is issued in case you wish to travel to Iran for tourist purposes only. This is the ultimate guide to getting a tourist visa for Iran, where you will find all the latest updated information.

  • Book the best hotels in Tehran with SURFIRAN Plus

    Book the best hotels in Tehran with SURFIRAN Plus

    Tehran (ISNA) - Whether you are visiting Tehran for the first time or have been a regular visitor the city, finding the best hotel option is an up healing task.

  • Asia-Pacific countries pledge bold, innovative action for food security, livelihoods

    Asia-Pacific countries pledge bold, innovative action for food security, livelihoods

    Tehran (ISNA) - Innovation, solidarity, coherence and strong partnership among and within countries of Asia and the Pacific are required for the region to rebound from the damage caused by COVID-19 and the ongoing effects of chronic undernourishment.

  • Iran, Asian nations discuss solutions to tackle development challenges in agriculture, rural areas

    Iran, Asian nations discuss solutions to tackle development challenges in agriculture, rural areas

    Tehran (ISNA) - To address the most immediate threats posed to agriculture sector and rural development in the Asia and the Pacific, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) along with its 46 member nations, private sector and civil society organizations in the region convene a conference.

  • How to rent a car in Iran?

    How to rent a car in Iran?

    Tehran (ISNA) - A lot of travelers seek our advice about traveling to Iran. One of the questions that we regularly get asked is how do you rent a car in Iran? What documents do you need? Is it even a good idea?

  • FAO supports Iran to strengthen its national agricultural drought monitoring, early warning systems

    FAO supports Iran to strengthen its national agricultural drought monitoring, early warning systems

    Tehran (ISNA) - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) organized a three-day workshop to equip Iranian experts with operational knowledge and skills required to establish a country-level Agricultural Stress Index System (ASIS).

  • Boosting energy with Rezoti

    Boosting energy with Rezoti

    Tehran (ISNA) - Ararat BDC started the line of energy drinks with the brand of Rezoti in 1398 by using the best raw material and equipment.

  • Kenya; Bitumen hub, gateway to Africa

    Kenya; Bitumen hub, gateway to Africa

    Tehran (ISNA) - This article talks about Kenya, the country's economy, situation, energy sources, and bitumen in Kenya. Keep reading to get to know more about Kenya. Nairobi is the largest and capital city of Kenya. Mombasa also is the second-largest city of the country. Kenya is a neighbor to Tanzania and Uganda, sharing Lake Victoria between themselves.

  • Watermelon benefits for human body

    Watermelon benefits for human body

    Tehran (ISNA) - Watermelon is a delicious and refreshing fruit with lots of benefits. It contains only 40 calories per cup but is high in vitamin C, vitamin A, and many healthy plant compounds. Here are the top 10 health benefits of consuming this fruit.

  • How does honey help our beauty?

    How does honey help our beauty?

    Tehran (ISNA) - Most of us know honey as an alternative sweetener. But did you know that applying this golden liquid to your hair can help you with your hair problems? Honey is a preferred ingredient that exists in many hair care products. However, it may also promote hair growth. In this article, we discuss how honey can benefit your hair. We have also brought a DIY hair mask that could enhance your hair health. So, keep reading!

  • World is not on track to achieve Zero Hunger by 2030

    World is not on track to achieve Zero Hunger by 2030

    Tehran (ISNA) - The United Nations agencies say that the world is not on track to achieve Zero Hunger, warning if recent trends continue the number of people affected by hunger will surpass 840 million by 2030.

  • Do not forget kiwi if you are looking for an energizing fruit to make your day!

    Do not forget kiwi if you are looking for an energizing fruit to make your day!

    Tehran (ISNA) - As we all know, kiwifruit is rich in antioxidants, various vitamins, and minerals that strengthen our immune system. Kiwi also removes toxins from the body and protects DNA for a long time from oxidative damage (damage caused by free radicals). Under the rough skin of this fruit, there is a delicious substance which you cannot stop eating. Kiwi has the highest amount of vitamin C among the fruits, which is essential for the beauty and freshness of the skin.

  • Apple, a fruit from heaven!

    Apple, a fruit from heaven!

    Tehran (ISNA) - Apple is a well-known and popular fruit in the world. Its tree is scientifically known as "Mallos Dumastika" which belongs to the rose family. Apples have been consumed in Asia and Europe for thousands of years and have been mentioned many times in ancient cultures, and religious books. With the discovery of the United States by the Europeans, the apple pie was opened to the United States, which had a wide growth in North America.

  • How much do you know about the organic dates?

    How much do you know about the organic dates?

    Tehran (ISNA) - There are 3,000 known varieties of organic dates in the world, most of which belong to Iran. Of the 3,000 known varieties of organic dates in the world, about 400 belong to Iran, which in terms of characteristics such as color, shape, size, taste, nutrients, and the moisture are different.

  • FAO shares int’l expertise, knowledge with Iran in Early Warning Early Action systems

    FAO shares int’l expertise, knowledge with Iran in Early Warning Early Action systems

    Tehran (ISNA) - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in close partnership with its national stakeholders in Iran and Mongolia organised a knowledge-sharing event for Iranian experts, providing a unique opportunity to transfer technical expertise and international experiences in Dzud Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) systems between the two nations.

  • Multiple impact of COVID-19, desert locust to fuel hunger in Asia, Pacific: FAO warns

    Multiple impact of COVID-19, desert locust to fuel hunger in Asia, Pacific: FAO warns

    Tehran (ISNA) - While the world fights to slow the spread of COVID-19, the worst pandemic experienced in a century, countries in South and Southwest Asia are simultaneously responding to plagues of pests which threaten to worsen hunger and the livelihoods of millions of people, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) warned.

  • Dried fruits and weight management

    Dried fruits and weight management

    Tehran (ISNA) - Dried Fruits, with fiber and natural sugars, healthy fats and zero cholesterol, and an endless list of delicious flavors and tastes, are perhaps the best and easiest source of all essential nutrients required by a human body.

  • FAO scales up its technical assistance to Iran on addressing Desert Locust infestation

    FAO scales up its technical assistance to Iran on addressing Desert Locust infestation

    Tehran (ISNA) - As desert locust infestations in East Africa and South-West Asia have intensified in recent months, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has provided an additional USD 200 000 to further strengthen Iran’s technical capacity to control Desert Locust.

  • The only way to forecast the future of bitumen price

    The only way to forecast the future of bitumen price

    Tehran (ISNA) - Do you know why understanding the history of bitumen price is a must? And how you can find the bitumen price Now? Knowing a little history on the bitumen market and price trends in last years is all you need to give you a broad idea of what will happen in the future.

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  • Weight management with nuts

    Weight management with nuts

    Tehran (ISNA) - Nuts are the ultimate health food as they're packed full of beneficial nutrients. There are many types of nuts that are available in stores such as NUTS FOR LIFE and NATURAL MOREISH, even in bulk and wholesale. These include almonds, cashews, Brazil nuts, hazelnuts, macadamias, pecans, pine nuts, pistachios and walnuts. It would be great to keep a stock of nuts at home or in your office. So you can buy nuts, and easily grab a healthy snack whenever you feel hungry.

  • Coronavirus outbreak: Measure & preventive actions by ports + Infographic

    Coronavirus outbreak: Measure & preventive actions by ports + Infographic

    Tehran (ISNA) - The outbreak of coronavirus has been at the center of discussions as it has already led to a number of fatalities. Now, the virus is disrupting the major economies in the world. In this regard, the shipping industry and stakeholders have issued advises and steps to be taken so that seafarers are protected.

  • 2 positive cases of coronavirus confirmed in Iran

    2 positive cases of coronavirus confirmed in Iran

    Tehran (ISNA) – Iran’s Health Ministry has confirmed two cases of coronavirus, the first in the country.

  • Iran ready to cooperate with China in controlling Coronavirus

    Iran ready to cooperate with China in controlling Coronavirus

    Tehran (ISNA) – Iran’s deputy Health Minister for International Affairs, Mohsen Asadi Lari stressed that the Coronavirus is a new disease and Iran can cooperate with China in recognition the disease.

  • World food prices rise in January: FAO

    World food prices rise in January: FAO

    Tehran (ISNA) - World food prices rose for the fourth consecutive month in January.

  • Iranian students in Wuhan to be repatriated on Tuesday

    Iranian students in Wuhan to be repatriated on Tuesday

    Tehran (ISNA) – An especial flight will be dispatched to Wuhan in the early hours of Tuesday to repatriate 70 Iranian students, Iran’s Health Minister said, adding that no case of Coronavirus has been reported in Iran yet.

  • FAO, ULRP, IRIMO conduct drought vulnerability, impact assessment in Urmia Lake basin

    FAO, ULRP, IRIMO conduct drought vulnerability, impact assessment in Urmia Lake basin

    Tehran (ISNA) - The initial findings of a drought vulnerability and impact assessment in the Urmia Lake basin conducted to help the implementation of an integrated drought management system in the region have been further re-examined and validated by FAO and Iranian experts at Tehran.

  • Iran’s round trip flights to China halted due to spread of Coronavirus

    Iran’s round trip flights to China halted due to spread of Coronavirus

    Tehran (ISNA) - Iran’s Health Minister, Saeed Namaki announced that Iran’s round trip flights to China are temporarily halted due to spread of the Coronavirus.