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Multiple impact of COVID-19, desert locust to fuel hunger in Asia, Pacific: FAO warns 7 June 2020

Multiple impact of COVID-19, desert locust to fuel hunger in Asia, Pacific: FAO warns

FAO warns multiple impact of COVID-19 and desert locust will fuel hunger in Asia and the Pacific.

Iran’s 5th tanker ‘Clavel’ to enter Venezuelan waters in few hours 31 May 2020

Iran’s 5th tanker ‘Clavel’ to enter Venezuelan waters in few hours

The fifth Iranian oil tanker, 'Clavel', has approached the Caribbean Sea and will enter Venezuelan waters in a few hours.

Gov’t to spend close to $24b on developing national data network: Minister 31 May 2020

Gov’t to spend close to $24b on developing national data network: Minister

The Iranian government will spend more than $23.8 billion to develop and enhance the national data network and make 4G Internet available throughout the nation.

Iran’s fourth oil tanker “FAXON” takes berth at Venezuelan port 29 May 2020

Iran’s fourth oil tanker “FAXON” takes berth at Venezuelan port

Iranian tanker “FAXON”, carrying gasoline, took berth at Venezuelan port on Friday.

FAO delivers the first batch of desert locust control equipment to Iran 28 May 2020

FAO delivers the first batch of desert locust control equipment to Iran

FAO in the scheme of an emergency technical cooperation project, supplies necessary pesticide sprayers to Iran to assist the country in its effort to control the unprecedented desert locust infestation.

Jahangiri: Iran adapted its budget to zero oil income 21 April 2020

Jahangiri: Iran adapted its budget to zero oil income

Iran's First Vice President said that Iran adapted its budget to zero oil income, as the world market experienced dramatic falls of the oil prices.

Coronavirus may disrupt food supply chains: FAO 13 April 2020

Coronavirus may disrupt food supply chains: FAO

FAO warns that in many countries informal labourers, vulnerable urban populations and others that rely heavily on the market are likely to be hit by adverse effects of the coronavirus.