agriculture in the East

Iraq bans tomato imports from Turkey

Iraq decided to ban tomato imports from Turkey to protect its own producers, according to an official statement from the Turkish Economy Ministry.  Iraqi authorities decided to quit importing tomato from Turkey in a bid to protect …

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Russia lifts ban on exports of some Turkish products

Russia has lifted the ban on exports of onions, cauliflower, broccoli and carnations from Turkey, according to the Government’s decision posted on its official website. "Certain types of goods are excluded from the list, in …

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Child labor practice phased out in Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan has phased out organized child labor, The International Labor Organization said in a status report prepared for the World Bank. It also said that Uzbekistan is making progress in reforms to address risks of forced labor in …

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Swedish prime minister to visit Iran

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven will visit Iran in February, heading a high-ranking economic delegation, according to Swedish Ambassador to Iran Helena Sångeland. She said the trip is …

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Iran plans to boost cultivation of medicinal plants

Iran will increase the area under cultivation of medicinal plants for commercial purposes by 9000 hectares, the official at the Iranian Ministry of Agriculture, Peyman Yousefi-Azar, said. “Around 147,000 tons of …

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Iran to resume cloud seeding

Iran plans to launch a new round of cloud seeding from November as experts forecast a decrease in precipitation in the autumn, the head of Iran's Cloud Seeding Research Center, Mohammad Mehdi Javadian, said. He …

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Iran's non-oil export being oriented on Russia

The Director General of the Cargo Exports Department at the Trade Promotion Organization of Iran, Mahmoud Bazari, said that Russia is a top-priority destination for Iran’s non-oil exports, especially in areas of …

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 Azerbaijan to discuss accession to WTO in Geneva

The next round of talks on Azerbaijan’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) will be held in Geneva on July 21-22, the Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister, Mahmud Mammadguliyev, said. The deputy …

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Iran refuses to import wheat

Iran has refused to import wheat in 2016. The Director of the Department of Commerce of the Ministry of Agriculture, Seyed Jemaah Madras, explained that there was a special order, according to which the Ministry of Trade was prohibited …

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Iran without sanctions: Russia intensifies cooperation

Russia welcomes the lifting of economic sanctions against Iran and hopes to intensify bilateral cooperation in various spheres of economy, international legal experts told Vestnik Kavkaza, commenting on Iran's implementation of the Joint …

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 Tkachev to visit Iran

Iran’s Agriculture Ministry has confirmed Russian Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev’s visit to Tehran on January 19. "Russian Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev will arrive in Tehran on …

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