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Intl. coop. on environment ‘security need’

Intl. coop. on environment ‘security need’

TEHRAN, Feb. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif while inviting all neighboring countries to collaborate with Iran on environmental projects, said the move is not only an environmental need but also a security imperative.Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made the remark during the opening of the 16th International Environmental Exhibition in Tehran, adding “we are...

Zarif urges intl. coop. on environment

Zarif urges intl. coop. on environment

TEHRAN, Feb. 24 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif while inviting all neighboring countries to collaborate with Iran on environmental projects, said the move is not only an environmental need but also a security imperative.Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made the remark during the opening of the 16th International Environmental Exhibition in Tehran, adding “we are currently...

Free trade Iran’s priority with Eurasian countries

Free trade Iran’s priority with Eurasian countries

TEHRAN, Dec. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has said Armenia would provide Iran with a venue to improve free trade.Mr. Rouhani heads a delegation of entrepreneurs to Caucasus republic of Armenia. On Wednesday, Rouhani and his counterpart Serzh Sargsyan chaired a joint high commission in Erivan to discuss prospects of trade, and as President Rouhani said, to improve ties in...

Iran to expand environmental coop. with Belgium on Ebtekar’s visit

Iran to expand environmental coop. with Belgium on Ebtekar’s visit

TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (Press Shia) – Head of Iran’s Department of Environment, Masoumeh Ebtekar, has set off for Belgium on Mon. to sign an MoU on environmental cooperation between Tehran and Brussels.Masoumeh Ebtekar, Iran’s Vice President and the Head of Iran’s Environment Protection Department, is also scheduled to meet with two EU commissioners to confer on expanding bilateral cooperation...

Iran’s ‘Tabesh’ appointed APPCED Secretary General

Iran’s ‘Tabesh’ appointed APPCED Secretary General

TEHRAN, Nov. 12 (Press Shia) – During the 18th General Assembly of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentarians Conference on Environment and Development (APPCED) in South Korea, Mohammdreza Tabesh was elected as the Secretary General for the next two years.The 18th General Assembly of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentarians Conference on Environment and Development (APPCED) was held in Seoul, South Korea, on...

Iran, Finland sign 4 MoUs in Tehran

Iran, Finland sign 4 MoUs in Tehran

TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran and Finland sealed four cooperation documents on energy, communications and technology, environment and investment.The ceremony to sign bilateral agreements was held at Sa'dabad Complex, in the presence of President Hassan Rouhani and his visiting Finnish counterpart Sauli Niinistö on Wednesday. Memorandum of Understanding on energy sector is one...

Arab Spring ‘product of neglect of human security’

Arab Spring ‘product of neglect of human security’

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia Agency) – A distinguished professor of conflict resolution has said there has been a shift of paradigm from prioritizing state security to security of the citizens.Professor Timothy M. Shaw, a University of Massachusetts Boston professor of conflict resolution told, through a brief interview to Vahid Pourtajrischi of Mehr News International Service, that regimes in...

Iran, Austria form joint technology working group

Iran, Austria form joint technology working group

TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – The first meeting of Iran-Austria Joint Working Group on Technology was held in Tehran under the five-year roadmap for the two countries. The session was held at the presence of Ali Morteza Birang, Iranian Deputy Science Vice-President for International Affairs Ali Morteza Birang and Austrian ambassador to Iran Friedrich Stift. “Vast opportunities...