Iran & Switzerland sign scientific, health and economic MoU
On the sidelines of President Rouhani’s visit to Switzerland, two scientific and health statements have been signed for cooperation, together with an MoU for road transportation.
The 4000-year old petroglyphs of Yazd
Mount Ernan in Yaz has a host of 4000-year old petroglyphs at its heart in central Iran. Situated at 100 kilometers south-east of Yazd city, Yazd Province, in the vast plains of Bahadoran, Mount Ernan is compsed of limestone sedimentary rocks of the Neogene period from the third geological period.
Iran tries to stop Christie's auction
The news of the sale of four Iranian historical artifacts at Christie's auction in London has been published. Meanwhile, the Legal and Properties Director General of Iran Cultural Heritage Organization announced an attempt to stop the auction and return the historical objects to Iran.
Currency instability impacts Iran art event at World Cup
Iran’s handicrafts and traditional arts exhibition which was supposed to take place in Russia concurrently with the 2018 World Cup was canceled due to rising currency and travel package prices to this country.
Women’s voice is a silent art in Iran
“Women’s voice is a silent art in Iran. Music comes to show off its beauty, but we have to hide our inner beauty. I have always been lawful and I will act within the law as long as the current rules about women's music remain in place. But I hope more attention is paid to women and they are supported more,” Mousavi added.
Iranian traditional music instruments orchestra in Kazakhstan
The Iranian traditional music instruments orchestra under the supervision of Farhad Fakhr-e-Dini, conducted by Ali-Akbar Ghorbani, and vocalization of Vahid Tajmah will be performing on stage in Kazakhstan in July this year.