Arts & Culture

  • Iranian artworks exhibition opens in Tajikistan

    Tehran, IRNA – Coinciding with the cultural week of Iran in Tajikistan, over 50 Iranian artists displayed their latest artworks in an exhibition in Bakhtar, Tajikistan, on Friday. Several Iran and Tajik officials attended the event which is displaying all kinds of handicrafts, paintings, calligraphy, carpets, and rugs, as well as cultural and historical books….

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  • Businessmen of 15 states to attend Nat’l Festival & Exhibition on Medicinal plants

    Tehran, IRNA – Director-general of the international business development office, as part of the Iranian Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, Rouhollah Estiri, said here on Monday that businessmen and investors from 15 countries will take part in the 6th National Festival & Exhibition on Medicinal plants, Natural Products & Traditional medicine of Iran. Estiri…

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  • Iran, Azerbaijan call for enhancement of cultural ties

    Tehran, IRNA – Senior officials from Iran and Azerbaijan Republic referred to cultural common grounds between the two countries, and urged the need for boosting cultural cooperation. Iranian Minister of Culture Mohammad Mehdi Esmaili and Hikmet Hajiyev, Assistant to the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, in a meeting in Istanbul on Sunday noted that…

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  • Iran’s Raisi calls for annual visa-free travel for 15m tourists

    Tehran, IRNA – Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi stressed on Monday that family-oriented tourism, abolition of tourist visas with target states, facilitation and support of private sector investment in the tourism sector by granting loans and facilities, are amongst the necessary measures for the development and prosperity of tourism. Speaking at the National Museum of Iran…

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  • Cultural figures at Shams & Mowlana Int’l Conference in northwest Iran

    Orumiyeh, IRNA – The opening ceremony of the 8th International Conference of Shams and Mowlana was held in Khoy County, northwest Iran, on September 29 with the participation of cultural figures. A cultural official at the Iranian Foreign Ministry, Ali-Reza Delkhosh, spoke at the ceremony while describing Iran’s Shams and Mowlana as invaluable cultural reserves…

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  • Iran calls for promoting cultural diplomacy

    Tehran, IRNA – Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Mohammad-Mehdi Esmaeili said on Tuesday that Iran will promote its cultural diplomacy by actively participating in the annual UNESCO Summit.Referring to the recent meeting of the Governmen…

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  • Persian language taught regularly in China: Cultural attaché

    Tehran, IRNA – Iran’s cultural attaché in Beijing said that 18 universities in China teach Persian language and literature and seven institutes work on Iranology.In an interview with IRNA, Abbas-Ali Vafaei said that the Persian language has been in the…

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December 2022

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