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36th International Fajr Theater Festival begins

36th International Fajr Theater Festival begins

The 36th International Fajr Theater Festival started work on Thursday, 18 January 2018. It will run until 29 January in various categories in theater houses across Tehran. The categories include stage plays, street plays, and the international and out of competition categories.  

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Islamic countries suspend ties with Zionists

Islamic countries suspend ties with Zionists

The 13th Organization of Islamic Cooperation Conference has issued a statement to wrap up its work. The statement declares that, while the US insists on its wrongful decision to transfer its embassy to Quds, members of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation who have political and economic ties with the Zionist regime will suspend these.

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Fajr International Theater Festival Jury

Fajr International Theater Festival Jury

Three jury members from Switzerland, Holland, and Turkey, have been introduced at the 36th Fajr International Theater Festival for different categories. The 36th Fajr International Theater Festival is held in the three categories of International Theater, Iran Theater (A), and Iran Theater (B) in a competitive form and the names of the jury members for each category are as follows:

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Hans Christian Andersen Award

Hans Christian Andersen Award

Farhad Hasanzadeh is on the finalists list of the Hans Christian Andersen Award. Hasanzadeh is one of the five finalists on the Hans Christian Andersen Awards IBBY 2018, which is the highest international recognition for authors of children’s books.  

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German Ambassador: Iran economic growth a dream

German Ambassador: Iran economic growth a dream

At a meeting with the German Ambassador to Iran, CBI Chief said: “European banks are cautious about working with Iran and US interference continues. We must elucidate the situation and analyze the risks to ameliorate relations.”

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2022 World Cup in Iran

2022 World Cup in Iran

On 16 January 2018, The Economist writes: FOOTBALL’S World Cup in 2022, to be hosted by Qatar, was always billed as a regional event. Other countries in the Gulf offered hotel rooms and training facilities. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) said it would even host matches. But last June the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain broke off diplomatic relations with Qatar, angry about its support for Islamists and its ties to their nemesis, Iran.

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Iran ready for talks with Arab countries

Iran ready for talks with Arab countries

In the past few days, Iranian officials have given a new green light to Arab countries for talks. As reported by Persia Digest, despite criticizing Saudi Arabia’s ties with the US and Zionist regimes, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei, at a meeting with visiting dignitaries for the 13th Organization of Islamic Cooperation Conference, emphasized: “We believe that Islamic unity holds a sensitive position in the world with many followers and capabilities. It can lead to the formation of a great, influential power. We have even told those who behave with animosity towards us that we are ready to respond in a brotherly manner, even if this is not their approach.”  

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Malaysia returns to purchasing oil from Iran

Malaysia returns to purchasing oil from Iran

On 16 January 2018, Reuters reports from Tokyo that December marked Petronas' scheduled first purchase of Iranian crude since the Malaysian state oil firm halted Iranian oil imports in 2012 after Western sanctions targeting Tehran's nuclear programme made it difficult to pay and ship the oil, according to the person.

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Iran Tourism Exhibition starts 23 January

Iran Tourism Exhibition starts 23 January

While Iran’s Tourism Exhibition will open next week on 23 January, the Director of Iran Cultural Heritage Organization visited Holland’s Tourism and Leisure Fair in Utrecht. According to reports by ILNA News Agency, in this visit, Ali-Asghar Munesan, Director of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran

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Vank Cathedral awaiting globalization

Vank Cathedral awaiting globalization

Iran has already registered three of its historic churches as Unesco World Heritage sites. It is now planning to place the Vank Cathedral in Isfahan on the list of registrations.

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