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Iran to establish tourism ministry

Tehran, The Majlis (Iranian Parliament) agreed with the bill to create the new ministry of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism on Wednesday.

The bill was passed with 137 yes and 41 no votes.

According to the bill, Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization will grow into a ministry.

The government has the responsibility to pass the duty job description of the new ministry in the parliament within a year.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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