Moody's ratings agency downgraded China's credit score for the first time since 1989 on Wednesday on fears that the country will struggle to tame its rising debt as economic growth slows down over the coming years.
Renewable energy employed 9.8 million people last year, up 1.1 percent from 2015, led by solar photovoltaic at 3.09 million jobs, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency’s annual report on the industry.
Iran's Agricultural Jihad Minister Mahmoud Hojjati and his Armenian counterpart Ignati Arqelyan in a meeting in Yerevan on Tuesday explored avenues for strengthening cooperation in the agriculture sector between the two countries.
Iran produced 6.369 million tons of crude steel in the first four months of the current year, indicating a growth of 14.34 percent compared to the figure for the same period of 2016, which was 5.57 million tons.
Oil producers inside and outside the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) group have little choice but to extend their deal from late 2016 curbing output when they meet in Vienna on Thursday, analysts said.