• FAO provides Iran with additional pesticide sprayers, supporting it in fighting against Desert Locust

    FAO provides Iran with additional pesticide sprayers, supporting it in fighting against Desert Locust

    Tehran (ISNA) – As part of concerted actions coordinated by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to support the locust control in the five countries of Pakistan, Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia and the Islamic Republic of Iran, FAO delivers the 4th shipment of pest control equipment to Iran’s Plant Protection Organization.

  • Rose petal; a magical scented medicine for skin health

    Rose petal; a magical scented medicine for skin health

    Tehran (ISNA) - We smell the roses, watch their beauty, and add these hilarious flowers to our home. The scent of this flower makes us feel more relaxed, and the colorful petals fill our home with joy and happiness.

  • FAO calls on member countries to take action on Antimicrobial Resistance in food chains

    FAO calls on member countries to take action on Antimicrobial Resistance in food chains

    Tehran (ISNA) - Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) is a major global threat of increasing concern to human and animal health with serious implications for both food safety and food and nutrition security, and the economic wellbeing of millions of farming households, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) warns.

  • FAO kick-starts project on improvement of Iranian agro-rural capacities for disaster risk management

    FAO kick-starts project on improvement of Iranian agro-rural capacities for disaster risk management

    Tehran (ISNA) - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture Jahad (MAJ), started the implementation of a Technical Cooperation Programme (TCP) project to enhance the resilience of Iranian rural communities and agricultural systems and contribute to prevention and mitigation of the effects of extreme climatic events.

  • Martyred Soleimani to remain in hearts of freedom seekers worldwide

    Martyred Soleimani to remain in hearts of freedom seekers worldwide

    Tehran (ISNA) - An advisor to Yemen Prime Minister underscored that Martyred General Qassem Soleimani was a pioneer in jihad and resistance and has always been a role model for all resistance movement's leaders.

  • Pistachio Paste; organic, good-looking ingredient for pastries

    Pistachio Paste; organic, good-looking ingredient for pastries

    Tehran (ISNA) - Pistachio is the most expensive nut in the market. It is so healthy and beneficial to the body. Several products are made from these healthy and delicious kernels that carry all the benefits pistachios have. Among them, pistachio paste is very popular, especially in the confectionery industry.

  • Iran to test COVID-19 vaccine on human soon

    Iran to test COVID-19 vaccine on human soon

    Tehran (ISNA) - The Iranian Health Ministry spokeswoman has unveiled plans to conduct the first human test of a homegrown vaccine for the coronavirus infection in the coming weeks.

  • 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.

  • Love in the Time of Corona

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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.