Iranian scholar Mohammad Baqaii Makan has recently completed a comparative study of cultural institutions in 10 countries in Asia and Europe.

Monday, 25 February 2013 09:37

Paveh: City of Thousand Masoulehs

The stair-shaped city of Paveh is located 112 kilometers northwest of Kermanshah. The route leading to the city winds through the Zagros mountain range.

The encyclopedia on the companions of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) will be put on public display at the 26th Tehran International Book Fair.

Sunday, 24 February 2013 09:40

Varamin villages designated tourist spots

Five villages of Varamin city in Tehran province have been introduced as tourism spots by the tourism workgroup of the province.

Programs have been devised for organizing marine travels in Hormuzgan province during Norouz (Iranian New Year starting March 21), said director general of the province’s Ports and Maritime Department.

Saturday, 23 February 2013 14:38

Iran, UNEP ink MoU on environmental cooperation

Iran and the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to boost their cooperation in environmental fields.

Former Iranian actress Katayun Riahi has established the Komak Charity Foundation on Kish Island.

Saturday, 23 February 2013 14:01

Yazd ready to host travelers

Yazd province is ready to host Norouz (Iranian New Year starting on March 21) travelers, said director general of the province’s cultural heritage organization.

Saturday, 23 February 2013 13:58

Bastam eyes World Heritage List

Bastam is six kilometers from Shahroud in Semnan province. It includes a historical complex that comprises 17 monuments.

Celebrated Australian artist eX de Medici, who is famous for her military-themed works, has been thrilled by the Iranian tourist attractions.