Climate

Water crisis affects listed companies

Water shortages have caused worry for companies in the Bourse. Almost half of the companies in the Bourse are located in the center of the country which is faced with severe water shortages. During the […]

Climate

Tabriz looking to resume its ties with Germany

In a meeting with a German Commercial Delegation visiting the city of Tabriz, the Chairman of the Tabriz Chamber of Commerce, Samad Hassanzadeh, mentioned Tabriz as the Capital of Tourism in Islamic Countries in the […]

Climate

An expensive solution to resurrect Lake Urmia

In spite of opposition from experts, the government plans to import water from Turkey’s Lake Van in order to resurrect Lake Urmia. Located in north-west of Iran, Urmia Lake was the largest salt-water lake in […]

Climate

Deep water project in Sistan Province

Shargh writes that in spite of objections from the Department of Environment, the study phase for the deep well project in Sistan and Baluchistan Province is to start in the beginning of the next Iranian […]

Climate

10% of carwashes use drinking water

This week, Shahrvand newspaper has published reports on the water shortage. In a report, Shahrvand writes that 10% of carwashes is Tehran use drinking water to wash cars. The daily water consumption of these carwashes […]

Climate

Khuzestan cannot breathe

Bloomberg nominates Ahvaz, the capital of Khuzstan province in south-western region of Iran to be among the most polluted cities in the world. Sever dust storm over this week caused the schools and offices to […]

Climate

32 missing after collision off China’s coast

Reuters reported that The Sanchi, an Iranian oil tanker, collided with the Chinese freight ship 160 nautical miles off the coast near Shanghai and the mouth of the Yangtze River Delta on Saturday evening, leaving […]

Agriculture

Farming abroad: a solution to manage water consumtion

Iran Newspaper reports Mahmoud Hojjati, Minister of Agriculture as saying that Iran has one million hectares of land under farming in other countries. Negotiations are underway to increase this to 2.5 million hectares. Due to […]

Climate

Too much noise in Tehran

Taadol newspaper has written an article evaluating noise pollution in Tehran. The most important source of noise pollution is transportation vehicles, and among them motorcycles have the greatest share of noise. Elham Karimi, a specialist […]

Climate

Climate talks in Iran

The Iran Chamber of Commerce hosted a conference on “Climate Change and its Effects on the Economy and Business.” Most speakers were in agreement on the use of solar power, focusing on low carbon economics […]