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Official: Iran seeks larger share of Korean tourist market

Official: Iran seeks larger share of Korean tourist market

Morteza Rahmani Movahed made the remarks in a meeting with South Korean Ministry of Culture and Tourism Policy director Huang Mingshan and the Korean UN World Tourism Organization candidate Dho Young-shim on Tuesday. Pointing to South Korea as one of the countries that sent the most tourists in 2016 to …

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Iran, Iraq call for more pharmaceutical cooperation

Iran, Iraq call for more pharmaceutical cooperation

During the meeting in Baghdad on Wednesday, Iraqi Health Minister Adilla Hamoud encouraged Iranian companies to manufacture medicine in Iraq.The Iranian Health Minister Seyyed Hassan Qazizadeh Hashemi, for his part, urged implementation of medical and pharmaceutical agreements. Qazizadeh Hashemi pointed to the existing capacities of the two countries in the …

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Good chances provided in FIFF: Expert

Good chances provided in FIFF: Expert

“This festival gives me the chance to watch the latest Iranian movies and good movies of Asia and the region and select them for Valladolid International Film Festival before they make their way to Cannes Film Festival,” Director of Valladolid International Film Festival Javeir Angulo said.'I watched two really good …

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Iranian Sharif University, Malaysia USM ink MoU

Iranian Sharif University, Malaysia USM ink MoU

A Malaysian academic delegation headed by Vice-Chancellor of USM Asma binti Ismail made a visit to Sharif University on Wednedsay. Addressing a meeting with Sharif University Chancellor Mahmoud Fotouhi, Ismail expressed USM’s great willingness to hold master’s and PhD courses with Sharif University.USM with 30,000 students is one of the …

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Human presence put in Fars prov at 35,000 years ago

Human presence put in Fars prov at 35,000 years ago

According to RICHT Public Relations Office, Head of the exploration team Hassan Moradi has recently said that the first season of archeological explorations has been conducted in that area in southern Iran with an aim of preparing archeological map and finding the position of the remaining works in the region.Although …

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Islamic world mayors visit Ferdowsi's tomb

Islamic world mayors visit Ferdowsi's tomb

Head of Foreign Relations Department of Mashad Municipality Hassan Kashiri said the mayors were traveling to Mashad to participate in the Summit of Mayors of the Islamic World.The summit, beginning in Mashad on Tuesday evening, would be a great opportunity to introducing the holly city as the Cultural capital of …

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Iran one of three countries owning small animal PET

Iran one of three countries owning small animal PET

Ceremony of unveiling the small animals' positron emission tomography (PET) was held on the sidelines of the 5th IranLabexpo, attended by a number of government officials and scientists.The instrument which is made by the science-based company Parto Negar Persia, is an important step toward nuclear pharmacy and will contribute to …

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Participants in Greece Forum decide to establish ancient civilization assembly

Participants in Greece Forum decide to establish ancient civilization assembly

According to the report of Foreign Ministry Media Department, the declaration pointed to the complicated and rapidly changing challenges in the world such as terrorism, extremism, radicalism, violence, apartheid, xenophobia and other forms of impatience.It encouraged friendly relations, holding constant dialogue among countries and need for international cooperation and understanding …

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Iranian movies reflection of culture, literature: Expert

Iranian movies reflection of culture, literature: Expert

'The love for their culture and literature is well reflected in the films produced by Iranian moviemakers,” said Maxine Williamson the Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) Artistic Director on Monday on the sidelines of 35th Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF).“One of the most important features of Iranian cinema is its …

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Louvre museum to hold exhibition in Tehran

Louvre museum to hold exhibition in Tehran

“The exhibition is based on a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the deputy of Iran’s Cultural heritage, handicrafts and tourism Organization (Iranian National Museum) and Louvre Museum signed in March,' Mohammad Reza Kargar added.According to him, in the exhibition valuable items from Louvre Museum related to Egyptian and Ancient Greek …

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