Municipalities of Tehran and Iran's Northern city of Qazvin received the Best Practices and Local Leadership Program (BLP) of the United Nations Agency for Human Settlements (UN-Habitat) awards.

Sunday, 17 March 2013 09:25

S. Khorasan awaits Norouz tourists

South Khorasan province, located in eastern Iran, has a large number of tourism attractions and recreational resorts.

Sunday, 17 March 2013 09:22

Anazli ready to host visitors

About 60 programs will be implemented at Anzali Port in Gilan province during Norouz (Iranian New Year starting March 21).

Saturday, 16 March 2013 14:45

Hotels to offer discount during Norouz

Iranian hotels will offer 10 to 40 percent discount to travelers during the 13-day Norouz (Iranian New Year starting March 21) holidays.

Saturday, 16 March 2013 14:38

2m travelers expected to visit Qeshm

About 2 million travelers are expected to visit Qeshm Island during Norouz (Iranian New Year starting March 21).

Friday, 15 March 2013 09:17

Glassware and Ceramic Museum

The beautiful building of the Museum of Glassware and Ceramic was originally ordered to be built as the personal residence of a politician named Ahmad Qavam in the early 1920s.

Saturday, 16 March 2013 09:09

Glassware and Ceramic Museum

The beautiful building of the Museum of Glassware and Ceramic was originally ordered to be built as the personal residence of a politician named Ahmad Qavam in the early 1920s.

Thursday, 14 March 2013 15:32

Iran to head regional anti-drug committee

Iranian Interior Minister Mostafa Mohammad-Najjar, who is also the secretary general of Iran's Counternarcotics Headquarters, is elected as the head of a regional cooperation committee against narcotics.
Wednesday, 13 March 2013 14:27

Soureh Mehr to release 300 titles

Soureh Mehr Publications is preparing 300 book titles for the new Iranian year (to start March 21). This year the center released 395 book titles of which ‘Nouroddin; Iran’s Son’, ‘A Foot Which Was Left Behind’ and ‘Shonam’ were its bestsellers, IBNA wrote.

Wednesday, 13 March 2013 14:20

Hamedan attracts history lovers

Hamedan in western Iran is considered the fifth biggest cultural and tourist city across the country. It annually attracts a large number of domestic and foreign tourists.