Wednesday, 13 February 2013 14:58

Tourism sector to grow 50%

The tourism sector of Iran is expected to grow by 50 percent in the near future, said the head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO).

Tuesday, 12 February 2013 12:51

Tourism ties with Egypt to expand

Negotiations are underway for expansion of tourism cooperation between Iran and Egypt, said the head of Haj and Pilgrimage Organization.

The measures taken by Iran along the borders have forced drug-traffickers to use sea routes for smuggling their cargos, Iranian Interior Minister Mostafa Mohammad Najjar said on Tuesday.

Tuesday, 12 February 2013 11:18

Iran, India to collaborate on book fairs

Iran’s Cultural Fairs Institute and India’s National Book Trust (NBT) have signed an agreement to expand their cooperation on international book fairs and marketing.

Tuesday, 12 February 2013 11:17

Iran to attend Italian tourism expo

Iran is planning to take part in the 33rd Borsa International Tourism Exchange (BIT) in Italy to introduce Persian culture and national heritage.

Monday, 11 February 2013 15:25

Marriage courses planned

The Presidential Office’s Center for Women and Family has devised a plan to educate couples about strengthening their marriage and preventing divorce.

Iran on Monday sent a second major humanitarian aid cargo to Beirut to help the Syrian and Palestinian refugees in Lebanon.

Monday, 11 February 2013 14:47

Caspian Coastline: Tourism Hotspot

Iran has unveiled a national plan for boosting tourism and attracting foreign investment in regions alongside the Caspian Sea.

Sunday, 10 February 2013 09:25

Iran unveils ‘Neynava Inscription’

The world’s largest brick inscription named ‘Neynava Inscription’ has been unveiled during a ceremony in the Iranian city of Shahrud in Semnan Province.

Saturday, 09 February 2013 14:08

Children’s Theater Book released

The Booklet of the 19th Children’s Theater Festival is released by the General Bureau of Culture of Hamadan. The festival was held in October 2012.