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  • High Time to Step Up Waste Recycling
    07/10/2018
    Waste sorting at the source of generation is fundamental to any efficient waste management cycle, and in the eyes of waste management experts is an indispensable part of handling refuse. So why...
  • New Drive to Preserve   Wetlands in the Pipeline
    07/10/2018
    A new campaign focused on giving impetus to efforts to save the troubled wetlands and water bodies across the country will be launched nationwide in the coming days, announced a senior official at...
  • Amir Kabir’s Home Restored
    07/07/2018
    Renovations at a historical house in Arak, Markazi Province, belonging to Amir Kabir, an iconic, revered political figure in Iran's history, were completed, a provincial official said.  "The...
  • Further Upgrade in the  Cards for Sassanid Cities
    07/07/2018
    Urban and travel infrastructure in the three Iranian cities which are home to the Sassanid Archaeological Landscape in Fars Province will be promoted to reach higher standards, after the ensemble...
  • Lesser-Known Treasure  Beside Capital in Obscurity
    07/07/2018
    During a specialized meeting on the theme of tourism in Ray, urban officials highlighted the multiple capacities of the city to draw visitors which have suffered neglect largely due to its close...
  • Thai Tourist Boat Suffers Tragic Accident
    07/07/2018
    The death toll from the sinking of a tourist boat off Thailand's Phuket island rose to 27 on Friday...  
  • Damavand, Firuzkuh Tourism Development on Agenda
    07/07/2018
    Plans need to be drawn up to tap into the tourism potential of Damavand and Firuzkuh in Tehran Province, the tourism chief and the lawmaker representing the two cities agreed in a meeting on...
  • RICHT Launches First Iranian Art, Culture Magazine
    07/04/2018
    The Research Institute of Cultural Heritage and Tourism has launched a monthly magazine titled “Iran’s Honarnameh”, literally meaning “book of art”, to promote ancient Iranian art and culture. It...
  • Chinese Advised Against Travel to US
    07/04/2018
    The Chinese Embassy in Washington posted a notice last week telling travelers that "shooting...  
  • Ecotourism  Best Fits Kids
    07/04/2018
    The very best kind of tourism for children, who have received less attention in the field, is ecotourism, an expert in tourism for children said. “The claim can be proved if one casts a glance at...
  • Arasbaran Wins Second Chance to Get Global Status
    07/04/2018
    UNESCO's World Heritage Committee has given Arasbaran Forests, an Iranian nominated property, another chance to gain a global status, providing that its dossier is properly revised and the...
  • No Halt in Forex  Supply to Tourists
    07/04/2018
    Head of Travel Agents Guild Association, Hormatollah Rafiei, dismissed as "a rumor" the reports recently circulating on social media of a decision by the Central Bank of Iran to deny foreign...
  • Iranian Hotels Outperform  Overseas Counterparts
    07/03/2018
    A member of Iran’s hotel industry has defended the quality of services in Iranian hotels, vowing to pay the travel costs of any expert who could assess a foreign hotel of the same level as better...
  • Soil Protection Motion Makes Headway
    07/03/2018
    A number of articles of the bill on soil protection were approved by parliament on Sunday based on which the Agriculture Ministry, the Department of Environment and directors of Free Trade Zones...
  • Tehran’s Whiteflies Absent But Lurking
    07/03/2018
    Over ten days into the summer, the capital’s swarming whiteflies have not appeared yet, but their arrival is almost certain as their host still exists in the city.  Tehran has been grappling with...
  • Chinese Firm Halts Rare Earth Operations Over Environmental Breach
    07/03/2018
    State-owned Aluminum Corp of China, or Chinalco, said on Monday it told its rare earth...  
  • Karkheh River to Offer  Relief to Thirsty Khuzestan
    07/03/2018
    Khuzestan’s Governor General Gholamreza Shariati said a project is underway to supply clean, drinkable water to the drought-stricken cities of Abadan and Khorramshahr within days, whose residents...
  • Gov’t Takes Initiative in Energy Saving
    07/03/2018
    The Interior Ministry has tasked all governor generals, particularly that of Tehran Province, to enact regulations on saving water and electricity in all state organizations. 
  • UK Boosts Anti-Wildlife Trafficking Funding
    07/03/2018
    With this week marking 100 days to go until the 2018 London Illegal Wildlife Trade Conference, the...
  • The affected woodlands in Bojnourd are mostly covered with juniper trees.
    07/03/2018
    The sweltering summer days are heating up with blazing fires hitting the forests in the northeast.  Qarkhoud protected area in Bojnourd County, North Khorasan Province, was reportedly struck by a...
  • 5.1 Million Foreigners Visit Iran (March 2017-18)
    07/02/2018
    The number of foreign tourists visiting Iran over the past Iranian year, which ended on March 20, saw a 4.33% rise compared to the previous year. According to the latest stats released by Iran's...
  • Jordan Airport Sees Higher Passenger Traffic in 2018
    07/02/2018
    During the first five months of 2018, Queen Alia International Airport welcomed over 3.1 million...  
  • 23% Drop in Iranian Travelers to Turkey
    07/02/2018
    The number of Iranian travelers to Turkey stood at 122,000 in May 2018, which indicates a fall of 23.4% compared with the previous May's 159,000. Iranian visitors accounted for 3.32% of total...
  • Ardebil Plans Ski Resorts to Entice Winter Visitors
    07/02/2018
    Officials of Ardebil have intentions to launch at least five ski resorts across the northwestern province in a bid to boost tourist arrivals in winter months.  "Mountainous terrains in Ardebil...
  • Impressive Accomplishment  on Back of Diligent Application
    07/02/2018
    Head of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization congratulated the inscription of the Sassanid Archaeological Landscape of Fars Province in the list of World Heritage Sites,...

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