Monthly Archives: July 2019

Dairy consumption declining among Iranians

Sepideh Dolati, an expert at the nutrition department of the health ministry, believes that this situation will lead to a rise in treatment costs of diseases caused by insufficient dairy consumption. According to the food pyramid, all healthy people should consume two or three types of dairies including milk, yogurt, and cheese each day. The dairy is considered as the main source of calcium, which is essential for different parts of body, hormones, bones, and teeth, she explained.

Iran’s economic ties with neighbors, essential to ward off intl. threats

Further development of economic ties with neighboring and regional countries is the best way to decrease imminent threats, he added. Turning to Europe’s lack of commitment to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), he said that Iran’s full compliance has been confrimed time and again by International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Unfortunately, after more than a year since US pulled out from the JCPOA, European signatories to the Iran’s nuclear deal have failed to take practical steps in line with securing Iran’s interests under the deal, he said, adding, “under such circumstances, Iran was forced to decrease its commitments within the framework of JCPOA.” Like any other European sides to the 2015 nuclear deal, Iran is seeking to secure its interests and in this regard, it [Iran] will spare no effort, he stated

Iran to double IT share in economy

He made the remarks on the sidelines of the 25th ELECOMP Exhibition on Saturday. Referring to the strategic plan of Iranian ICT Guild organization to increase the share of IT in the economy, Saraeian said that Iran’s IT share in economy will be doubled due to this strategic plan

Iran draw not ‘easy’ in World Cup qualifiers: Wilmots

“First of all, I should say that this is not an easy draw for Team Melli,” he said, Iranian football federation reported. Rivals will certainly come to the field with all their power and we will see a high-level competition, he added. Team Melli is pooled in Group C of the second round of qualifiers alongside Iraq, Bahrain, Hong Kong and Cambodia.