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Iran exposed to many natural disasters

Iran exposed to many natural disasters

TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (Press Shia Agency) – UN Secretary-General, Shamshad Akhtar, said in Tehran on Weday that Iran was chosen to host the Asia-Pacific Center for Disaster Information Management (APDIM) because it faces lots of natural disasters. Speaking on the sidelines of the Second Session of the Asian and Pacific Centre for the Development of Disaster Information...

Zarif meets with head of UNESCAP in Tehran

Zarif meets with head of UNESCAP in Tehran

TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s foreign minister met and talked with Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) on Wednesday.In the meeting in Tehran this afternoon, Mohammad Javad Zarif and Shamshad Akhtar discussed the ways to enhance regional cooperation and which roles the emerging powers can play in bringing...

Iran’s 1st VP meets with UNESCAP secretary

Iran’s 1st VP meets with UNESCAP secretary

TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (Press Shia) – Iranian 1st vice president, who is in Russia’s Sochi to attend SCO meeting, conferred with executive secretary of UN’s ESCAP.Es’hagh Jahangiri met and talked with Shamshad Akhtar, the Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). The meeting was held in the Russian city of Sochi which the host to...

Closing broadband divide to connect people in Asia, Pacific

Closing broadband divide to connect people in Asia, Pacific

TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Advances in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) have been instrumental in shaping and leading socioeconomic transformations across Asia and the Pacific. One key to this transformation is the technology bundled around the “Internet of Things” (IoT), which enables billions of devices and appliances to connect over the Internet for more...