Iranian publishers present in Kazakhstan's International Book Fair have received a wide welcome by visitors, reports said.

Monday, 15 April 2013 11:32

Iran celebrates Attar Day in Moscow

Iranian cultural office in Moscow has marked the national Attar Day to commemorate the prominent mystic 13th-century Persian poet, Farid al-Din Attar Neishabouri.

Sunday, 14 April 2013 09:19

Iran has always assisted UN: Salehi

Iran’s Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi says the Islamic Republic has always played an effective role in assisting the United Nations in the settlement of regional problems.

Saturday, 13 April 2013 13:14

Health tourists spend $1.5b in Iran

Some 200,000 health tourists arrived in Iran in the past Iranian year (ended March 20, 2013), earning $1.5 billion for the country.

Islamshahr, spread over 208 square kilometers, is bound by Tehran to the north, Robat Karim to west, Rey to east and south, and Shahriar to northwest.

Egyptian Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou dismissed media reports that Cairo has blocked Iranians' tourist visits to Egypt, underlining that tourism cooperation is underway between the two Muslim states.

Iran's drug combat squads have seized more than 1 ton of narcotics in the Northeastern province of Khorassan Razavi in the current Iranian year (started March 21), a provincial police chief announced on Wednesday.

The Spanish government extended its condolences to the Iranian government and nation on the death of their beloved ones in the recent devastating earthquake in Southern Iran.

Mayor of the Lebanese city of Baalbek Seyed Hashem Othman voiced his city's enthusiasm for the expansion of tourism ties with Iran's holy city of Qom.

Friday, 12 April 2013 16:24

Tourism villages to reach 1,100

The number of tourism villages of the country will increase to 1,100 in the near future, said director general of Ecotourism Committee of Iran.