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02Mar 2019

Tehran, Feb 27, Iranian parliament speaker and the Armenian prime minister underlined development of all-out ties, in particular in the parliamentary field. Iran and Armenia have good capacities for development of their cooperation in the fields of transit, energy, tourism, banking and academics, Ali Larijani said in a meeting with Nikol Pashinyan. He said that […]

02Mar 2019

March 1, A total of 6,074,000 foreign tourists visited Iranian tourist sites in the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year of 1397 (started on March 21, 2018). Deputy Head of Iranian Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) Vali Teimuri told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Friday that in the […]

28Feb 2019

Zahedan, Feb 27, IRNA – Director General of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Sistan and Baluchestan says that the passenger, recreational, maritime tourism line of Chabahar-Dubai- Muscat- Karachi will soon be launched with the help of private sector. Alireza Jalalzaie said on Wednesday that the meeting of investors from different countries in Chabahar […]

27Feb 2019

Tehran, Feb 26, IRNA- Head of the Health and Medical Tourism Department of Ministry of Health and Medical Education said that the foreign health tourists have injected about $ 1.2 billion dollars into the Iranian economy in 2017. Saeed Hashemzadeh made the remarks while addressing a press conference at the 4th Health Tourism in Islamic […]

27Feb 2019

YAZD, Feb 26, IRNA- One hundred thousand foreign tourists visited the ancient central Iranian city of YAZD during the past 11 months, an official said on Tuesday. “One hundred thousand foreigners visited YAZD since the start of the current Iranian calendar year (21 March, 2018),” said Mostafa Fatemi, local head of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts […]

26Feb 2019

HAMEDAN, Nov 12, IRNA – Iran’s capital city of history and civilization, Hamedan, holds the UNWTO Affiliate Members Plenary Session on Monday to be the country’s tourism flagship in the world. Hamedan governor Mohammad-Nasser Nikbakht, head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran Ali-Asghar Mounessan made the opening speeches. The Secretary-General of UNWTO […]

26Feb 2019

ZAHEDAN, Feb 23, IRNA – A 20-people tour of Austrian tourists arrived in SISTAN-BALUCHESTAN province on Saturday to visit the historic sites in it, deputy head of provincial cultural heritage, handicrafts and tourism department said. Mojtaba Mir-Mohseini told IRNA that popularity of tourism in Sistan-Baluchestan has made the industry in the province sustainable, as the […]

26Feb 2019

Tehran in top five foreign partners of Yerevan: Media Tehran, Feb 26, IRNA – Iran was ranked among the top five in the list of Armenia’s main foreign trade partners in 2018, whereas it was the 6th in the list in 2018, wrote Armenian media on Tuesday. ‘According to the data provided by the Armenian […]

26Dec 2018

Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (WTO) Zurab Pololikashvili on Tuesday stressed the need for cooperation with Iran to help promote tourism industry. In a meeting with Iran’s Ambassador to Spain Hassan Qashqavi, he explored the ways for promoting cooperation between Iran and WTO in tourism sector. Qashqavi elaborated on Iran’s strategic policies in the […]