TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (MNA) – FAO with collaboration of the Iran Chamber of Commerce held a two-day (29-30 April) international conference in Tehran to highlight the value of Virtual Water to address impacts of climate change, population growth and food security at national, regional and global levels.
TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – A senior advisor to the energy minister has reported on a 1.7-billion-dollar agreement between Iran and South Korea for construction of Bakhtiari Dam.
By: Mohammad Hossein Azari
TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (MNA) – Steel industry of Iran, en route to realizing 55 million tons of output by the year 2025, is faced with abundance of ups and downs which require careful planning.
Damascus, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Damascus Countryside Governor Ala’a Ibrhaim said that engineering units in the Syrian Arab Army are working on dismantling IEDs and mines inside al-Figeh spring now that the army has reestablished control over.
ROME, Jan. 21 (MNA) – Jose Graziano da Silva, director general of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations (UN), demanded today to make a better use of the water resources and more access by small farmers.
NEW YORK, Nov. 23 (MNA) - Senior officials at the UN Security Council urged Tuesday to strengthen international cooperation on water issues, in order to prevent them from leading to conflicts and crises.
TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – An Energy Ministry official has said a joint session will address the legal regime of Hirmand and Hariroud border rivers.
TEHRAN, Oct. 01 (MNA) – Deputy energy minister said a credit line worth five billion dollars has been allocated to Iran by Russians.
TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) – Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian and the Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo in a meeting in Tehran signed a new cooperation pact on water management.
TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Deputy-minister of energy has said country’s strategic water reserves are predicted to amount 79bn cubic meters by the end of Sixth Development Plan.
TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (MNA) – Deputy energy minister said a number of American firms active in water and wastewater industries have travelled to Tehran.
TEHRAN, Jul. 29 (MNA) – A Ministry of Energy official has said Lake Urmia water absorption has now exceeded 3bn cubic meters.
URMIA, Jul. 12 (MNA) – Provincial head of Lake Urmia Saving Headquarters has announced new solutions to be taken in 2016 remaining months in efforts to revive the dried Lake Urmia.
TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – A University of Tehran assistant professor has won the best paper award during World Environmental & Water Resources Congress 2016 in the US.
TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) – Iran and Japan have signed a cooperation document on capacity development for integrated management of water resources.
TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) – The secretary of IUESA said some experts have estimated that about two-third of the world’s population will suffer from severe or relative water scarcity by 2025.
TEHRAN, May 17 (MNA) – Iran’s minister of energy has headed a delegation of Iranian officials to the Third Session of the Islamic Conference of Ministers Responsible for Water in Turkey.
TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – Deputy energy minister has said exploration of deep waters in Iran will be carried out in partnership with Russia.
TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s head of Department of Environment has received in two different session two European commissioners, where she has waged efforts to secure their active role in addressing Iran’s pressing issues of environmental destruction.
TEHRAN, Mar. 31 (MNA) – In opening ceremonies of several agricultural projects in south of Tehran Province, Iranian First VP Es'hagh Jahangiri voiced concern on possibility of water shortage in the near future.
HAVANA, Mar. 23 (MNA) – The Director General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Irina Bokova, reported that more than 700 million people globally still remain without access to clean water.
TEHRAN, Mar. 03 (MNA) – FAO representative to Iran says the organization advocates collective partnership in combating water scarcity in Iran.
TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (MNA) – Iranian minister of energy has announced the plan to establish four Iranian-Algerian companies in the fields of water resources, dam construction as well as water management.
TEHRAN, Jan. 25 (MNA) – Iranian and British researchers will gather at Imperial College London this week to hold academic discussion on water management.
TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (MNA) – Deputy of Forest, Range and Watershed Organization has announced UNESCO’s agreement with the launch of an international center for watershed management in Tehran in early 2016.
TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – More than 300 foreign and domestic companies will be participating at the 11th International Water and Wastewater Exhibition of Iran, making it one of the largest exhibitions of its kind in the Middles East.
TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) – Iranian companies will construct dams in Oman, said Iran’s Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian on Tuesday.
TEHRAN, Aug. 08 (MNA) – Iran and Italian power company have sat in a meeting to negotiate construction of a dam and a power plant in north of the country.
TEHRAN, Aug. 03 (MNA) – The GS of Biotech committee of Iran announced that Iranian scientists have acquired the sewage treatment technology to water farmlands.
TEHRAN, Jun. 28 (MNA) – A report by Parliament Research Center has predicted a grim future for the country’s water reservoirs which the report said was ‘being exponentially destructed.’