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Iran is ready for talks with Canada

2018/10/22

The Spokesperson for Iran’s Foreign Ministry announced: “We are ready for any kind of dialogue that can lead to consular assistance and services for the Iranian community of Canada. But, the Canadian government seemingly does not have the readiness for serious negotiations.”

Why does China barter with Iran instead of paying cash?

2018/10/21

An expert on China in Tehran believes: “Presently, there are no banks through which China can transfer Iran’s revenues from its oil sales. Not being able to use the dollar to settle accounts is Iran’s problem and China does not deliberately pursue such a goal.”

Iran's response to intervention in congressional elections

2018/10/21

The Spokesperson for Iran’s Foreign Ministry, Bahram Ghasemi, has rejected recent claims by the US intelligence, judiciary, and security organs of meddling in US congressional mid-term elections as unfounded, saying: “Iran's principle policy is non-interference in the internal affairs of other countries.”

FATF gives Iran a 4-month deadline

2018/10/20

At the end of its 6-day meetings in Paris, the Special Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has given Iran a 4-month non-political deadline to implement its technical measurements and speed up any remaining deficiencies to join the Task Force.

Iranian-American execs ask Graham for apology over remarks

2018/10/18

Senator Lindsey Graham's comments about Iranian lineage did not go over well with a group of powerful tech execs, reports CNN.

Iran and Germany stress implementation of special financial channels

2018/10/18

The Director General for Political Affairs at the German Foreign Ministry has met with Seyed Abbas Araghchi, Political Deputy at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran.

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Houraman pomegranate festival

2018/10/20

The first pomegranate festival in Houraman, Kurdistan Province of western Iran, was held from 17-19 October 2018, receiving a great welcome by the people.

Iran’s oldest Arian Temple

2018/10/19

Nushijan citadel in Shusab village near Malayer, western Iran’s Hamedan Province, is situated on a mound 37 meters high and dates back to the Iron age and early Mede settlements in Iran. The citadel attracts many visitors every year.

Iran's countermeasures for Serbian visa waiver

2018/10/16

The passport office of Iran’s Foreign Ministry has circulated a memo announcing: “Based on the implementation of the principle of reciprocity and considering Serbia’s discontinuation of the visa waiver program for Iran, the same decision has been taken by Iran to implement visa requirements for Serbian nationals who intend to travel to Iran.”

Two French tourists astonished by Iran travel

2018/10/13

Two French tourists who visited Kerman, Iran, recently believe Iran is neither unsafe nor dangerous.

Traditional architecture of Soltan Amir Ahamd Baths

2018/10/12

The historic baths of Kashan, in central Iran, are some of the more magnificent edifices which have always attracted tourists.

E-visa issued in Isfahan without labels

2018/10/08

The head of Iran’s representative office for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Isfahan Province stated: "We are aiming to issue e-visas for tourists from the end of October without labels in passports.

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The Persian Gulf registered by WIPO

2018/10/22

The CEO of the Intellectual Property Office of Iran's Ministry of Industry, Mines and Trade has announced that the “Persian Gulf” has been registered with the prefix of “Pearl”.

Record no of tourists visit Iran from Azerbaijan Republic

2018/10/22

Tourists from the Republic of Azerbaijan have broken the record of travel to Iran. The number of trips by Azeri citizens visiting Iran in the first nine months of 2018 increased by 53.2 percent as compared to a similar period last year, to reach one million and 68 thousand trips. But the number of trips by Iranians to Azerbaijan has dropped by 32.7 percent during the same period.

Iran and Italy stress on strengthening artistic ties

2018/10/22

The Iranian Deputy Minister of Islamic Guidance and Italian Ambassador to Tehran have stressed on expanding mutual artistic ties between their two countries.

Iran is ready for talks with Canada

2018/10/22

The Spokesperson for Iran’s Foreign Ministry announced: “We are ready for any kind of dialogue that can lead to consular assistance and services for the Iranian community of Canada. But, the Canadian government seemingly does not have the readiness for serious negotiations.”

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