Tehran Int’l Book Fair opening soon with 25 foreign publishers
The 31st Tehran Int’l Book Fair (TIBF) will begin work on 2 May 2018. To date, it has received 31 applications for participation for which 25 visas have been issued.
Visa on arrival for Iranians traveling to Azerbaijan
The Republic of Azerbaijan has lifted visa requirements for Iranian national as from yesterday, 16 March 2018. All visas will be issued on arrival at the international airports of Azerbaijan. The Iranian Ambassador to the Republic of Azerbaijan, Javad Jahangirzadeh, said: “Following talks between Foreign Minister Javad Zarif of Iran and the President of Azerbaijan Republic, the country’s Foreign Ministry issued a statement informing the Iranian Embassy that visas will be given on arrival at Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airport and other international airports serving Azerbaijan.
Kurdish melodies at the Australian Music Festival
The Australian National Music Festival will open with Kurdish melodies end of February 2018. The Kurdish music will be performed by the “Sarv” group, led by Salar Ayoubi who is also the composer, on 16,17,18 February 2018.
Iran terms for visa cancellations
The Head of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism of Iran has announced: “We will waiver visa requirements on two conditions. First, this has to be reciprocal, and second it has to be in Iran’s favor.”
Bandar Abbas-Doha flights to start 17 January
The Chief of the Cultural Heritage Organization of Hormozgan Province has announced the start of flights between Bandar Abbas and Doha, and said: “Flights in this route will begin operation from 17 January 2018 once a week on Wednesdays, with a 100-seat carrier.
Iran issuing entry visas at Qeshm airport
Deputy Foreign Minister of Iran stated: “With the opening of the office to issue electronic visas at Qeshm airport, citizens of 150 countries can receive their visas within 20 minutes at Qeshm Island Airport for entry to Iran.
90-day tourist visas issued on arrival in Ahvaz
Deputy Governor of Khuzestan Province has said: “Tourist visas will be issued on arrival in the southern city of Ahvaz for 180 countries; this can be extended for up to three years.”
Paper-based Iran visa to go in next six months
The Consular, Parliamentary and Iranian Affairs Deputy at Iran's Foreign Ministry has announced the news of eliminating paper-based visas for Iran within the next six months.
Iran-Oman visa free travel soon + News refuted
the Omani Ambassador to Tehran announced: “Visa requirements between the two countries of Oman and Iran will be abolished soon.”
Saud bin Ahmed al-Barwani added: “During my travels to different provinces in Iran, the most frequently asked question by businessmen was about visas. Thus, the decision was made to abolish visa requirements between the two countries. The details are presently being taken care of.”
Iran to scrap visas for specific countries
The Head of the Cultural, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran announced that negotiations are under way to scrap visas for some countries in order to facilitate tourism and travel.
Visa requirements for Iran removed?
The Head of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization has announced talks with the Foreign Ministry to cancel visa requirements for tourists coming to Iran.
Waves of Iranian tourists hit Turkey and Russia
The volume of Iranian travel to Turkey at the beginning of summer this year increased by 90% as compared to the same period last year.