Iranian artists to showcase handicrafts in Iraq
Iranian artists will put handicrafts and souvenirs from a number of provinces on display at an exhibition to be held for the first time in Sulaymaniyah in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region. According to the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Department of Iran’s Kurdestan Province, the specialized exhibition will be held for ten days in Sulaymaniyah from...
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Iran Tourism
More than 4.7 million foreigners traveled to Iran during the seven months to October 22, according to Ali Asghar Mounesan, the head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicraft and Tourism Organization. The number shows a growth of 56% in total number of foreign visitors compared with the same period last year. “Despite all the externals restrictions,...
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Iran tourism
Iraqis’ travels to Iran increased 75% during this spring upon motives for trade, treatment and Pilgrimage. The head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran announced late July that 1,440 million tourists have visited Iran during this spring, registering a 30% growth comparing to the same period last year. Iran’s vice president for...
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Iran is safe
Vice President and head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHTO) Ali Asghar Mounesan announced that Iran is as safe as the UK, Denmark and Switzerland according to The 2019 Travel Risk Map. He made the remarks in a reaction to the warning made by foreign ministries of some countries about traveling to...
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Iranian Dessert
Imagine the best dessert on Earth. Better yet, turn to a stranger on the street and ask them. Odds are good — dollars to doughnuts — their answer is different from yours. From childhood treats to a grandparent’s favorite recipes, beloved foods are deeply personal. This seems especially true of desserts, which often take pride...
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Meybod Zilu
The head of Yazd province’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization, Seyyed Mostafa Fatemi announced that Meybod was registered as the world city of Zilu (cotton carpet). “Following conducted reviews, Meybod was registered by World Handicrafts Council as the world city of Zilu,” he said. Some experts from the World Crafts Council, an affiliate of...
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London Tourism
A huge number of tourists and tour operators, in defiance of US anti-Iran propaganda, visited Iranian pavilions at an international tourism event recently held in London. Foreign tourists and tour operators warmly welcomed Iran’s pavilions during the World Travel and Tourism Market Exhibition in London. This shows that the United States’ anti-Iran propaganda and unilateral...
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Unwto
Speaking to reporters at a press conference on the sidelines of the 40th Plenary Session of the Affiliate Members of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in the western city of Hamedan on Monday, Pololikashvili predicted a good future for Iran’s tourism industry. The official further emphasized that the UNWTO is willing to introduce Iran and...
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Iran Visa
Iran has scrapped visa-free entry for Serbian nationals, days after the Balkan country reintroduced visas for Iranians, CHTN reported on Thursday. The practice will be mutually implemented followed by Serbia’s recent suspension of visa waiver for Iranian citizens, the Foreign Ministry’s passport office announced in a statement. On October 10, Serbia announced it would terminate...
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