Sitting down to binge watch more than four hours of TV over a day could increase the risk of bowel cancer in men compared to those watching less than just an hour of TV, according to a paper published in the British Journal of Cancer.
Iran's exports of handwoven carpet to 80 countries has risen by 23 percent during the first ten-month period of this Persian year (March 21, 2017-January 20, 2018), an Iranian official in the industry said.
Middle East region's share in global LNG exports will improve by 2025 after a drop in 2020, driven by enhanced production in Qatar and Iran, according to Doha-based Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF).
European Union foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, said trade between Iran and Europe increased 94 percent in the first half of 2017, compared to the first half of 2016, after the signing of the 2015 nuclear deal.
Over 6.05 million tons of goods were transited through Iran in the first eight months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Nov. 22), Reza Nafisi, an official with Iran Road Maintenance & Transportation Organization (RMTO), said.
Iran's non-oil foreign trade during the eight months from March 21 to November 21 reached $60.9 billion, indicating a growth of eight percent compared to $56.4 billion for the corresponding period last year.