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  • EPA Makes Concessions to Big Business
    04/26/2018
    The US Environmental Protection Agency proposed a rule on Tuesday that would limit the kinds of...  
  • Southern Marine Ecosystems in Jeopardy
    04/26/2018
    Natural and human-caused factors have put the ecosystem in Iran's southern waters of the Persian Gulf and Sea of Oman under environmental pressure, said a senior official at the Department of...
  • Environment Paying Price  for Imprudent Growth
    04/26/2018
    Self-sufficiency in such industries as foodstuff production employing unsustainable methods has come at an exorbitant price for the environment, said the top authority at the Department of...
  • China Attains Most 2017  Eco Targets
    04/26/2018
    China has attained most of its environment protection goals for 2017, according to the country's ecology and...
  • President Rouhani Officially Inaugurates Tabriz 2018
    04/26/2018
    A glittering ceremony attended by President Hassan Rouhani was held on Wednesday in Tabriz, East Azarbaijan Province, to celebrate the city's designation as the Capital of Islamic Tourism in 2018...
  • The average amount of drinking water used in Tehran reaches 34-35% of the resources.
    04/26/2018
    With Tehran's water reserves languishing at their lowest levels this year, scrimping and saving is the only way to head off rationing.  According to Alireza Bakhtiari, director general of Tehran's...
  • Iranian Artworks on Show  at Florence Exhibit
    04/25/2018
    Handmade artworks by Iranian artists are featuring at the 82nd International Handicrafts Trade Fair in Florence, Italy.  Iran is attending the event with 32 distinguished artists and officials...
  • Unearthed Remains Cloaked in Conundrum
    04/25/2018
    The case of the body discovered in Shahr-e Rey in southern Tehran which is claimed to be the mummified body of the former king of Iran Reza Pahlavi (1878–1944) is in a state of ambiguity with...
  • More Visitors Flocking to Egypt
    04/25/2018
    Egypt's Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat said the first quarter of 2018 saw a 30% increase in the number...  
  • Outbound Travelers on Pause Over Currency
    04/25/2018
    The Central Bank of Iran has asked outbound travelers to postpone their trips until new reforms in forex policies are fully enforced. Valiollah Seif, the CBI governor, made the statement in a talk...
  • Mosul's Landmark Great Mosque to Be Rebuilt
    04/25/2018
    The UN's cultural agency said a five-year project would restore and reconstruct faithfully the Great Mosque...
  • Some 120 park rangers have been killed by poachers over the past four decades.
    04/24/2018
    The bill to support park rangers drafted by the Department of Environment in July 2016 has been approved by the Majlis Health Commission in a Sunday session. Under the bill, park rangers would be...
  • Goldman Environmental Prize Winners Announced
    04/24/2018
    The Goldman Environmental Foundation on Monday announced seven recipients of the 2018 Goldman...
  • The assessments scientifically investigate the effects of climate change on different aspects of human life.
    04/24/2018
    Three Iranian academic figures have been selected by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change to contribute as authors of the sixth assessment report (AR6). IPCC is the UN body for assessing...
  • DOE has proposed a scheme to reduce plastic consumption which is now awaiting approval by the Cabinet.
    04/24/2018
    Given the large volume of water consumed for the production of plastic, reducing the use of the material can help alleviate the country's gravest ecological crisis, namely water shortage, an...
  • NY Tycoon Donates $4.5m  to Paris Pact
    04/24/2018
    Former New York mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg said on Sunday he will write a $4.5 million...
  • Bright Prospects for Ecotourism
    04/23/2018
    The government's focus on the development of ecotourism, especially in rural areas, is a reliable means of creating a stable source of income for locals and preventing heterogeneous construction....
  • Travel Industry to Go Carbon Neutral to Mark Earth Day
    04/23/2018
    To mark Earth Day on April 22, some members of the travel industry are responding to the conflict of interest...
  • Tourism recorded a turnover of 10 trillion rials ($2.3 billion) during Norouz.
    04/23/2018
    A top official at Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization has complained that the travel industry's positive effects on economy and employment have either gone unnoticed or...
  • Dubai Hosting Arabian Travel Market
    04/23/2018
    The annual Arabian Travel Market kicked off on Sunday in Dubai for its 25th edition, showcasing the latest...
  • Consultations to Ease Travelers' Currency Woes
    04/23/2018
    The head of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization will hold meetings with the head of the Central Bank of Iran and his deputies by the end of this week to make decisions...
  • Tokyo Airport Exhibits Anime Sites
    04/23/2018
    Tourists can get sightseeing tips for locations related to popular Japanese anime at a new...
  • The Earth Day 2018 has been themed "End Plastic Pollution".
    04/22/2018
    As the world celebrates Earth Day on April 22 on the theme of "End Plastic Pollution", events are organized across Iran to mark the global day with a particular focus on plastic bags.  The earth...
  • Meaningless Dialogue
    04/22/2018
    A stage reading of the play ‘Waiting for Godot’, written by Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theater director, poet, and literary translator Samuel Beckett, will be held at Nasser Khosrow...
  • Russian Filmmaker in  Tehran Holds Workshop
    04/22/2018
    Karen Shakhnazarov, the Russian director of ‘Assassin of the Tsar’, is among the guests of this year’s Fajr International Film Festival. His film is screened in the Classics Preserved section.

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