Isfahan Province is one of the 31 provinces of Iran, located in the center of the country. Isfahan (known as Nesf-e-Jahan or Half of the world) is the capital of Isfahan Province. The Naghsh-e Jahan Square in Isfahan is one of the largest city squares in the world and an outstanding example of Iranian and Islamic architecture. The city also has a wide variety of historic monuments and is known for the paintings and history. [PHOTOS]
Iran called for serious cooperation between the regional states and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to protect the cultural heritage existing in the region.
Lebanon's Culture Minister Remon Areiji in a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Ali Jannati in Beirut emphasized his country's enthusiasm for the further development of cultural ties and cooperation with Tehran.
Iranian Culture Minister Ali Jannati in a meeting with Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri reiterated the high importance of Lebanon's security to Tehran.
Thousands of tourists each year arrive here in Iran to see the country's natural beauties and get more familiar with sub-cultures while enjoying an unforgettable vacation.
Iranian Vice-President and Head of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) Massoud Soltanifar voiced Tehran's readiness for foreign investment in its tourism sector.
Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) has a plan to pave the ground for the further development of tourism ties with Germany, Iranian Vice-President and Head of the ICHHTO Massoud Soltanifar said.
The 33rd edition of Iran's Fajr International Film Festival has come to an end with 'Crazy' by the renowned Abolhasan Davoodi winning the Best Director and the Best Film awards.
The Iranian cabinet underlined the importance of taking immediate measures to settle the problem of heavy air pollution caused by dust particles at the areas along shared borders with neighboring countries.
The first indigenously-made 412 Class helicopter was delivered to the Iranian Red Crescent Society in a ceremony on Monday attended by a number of senior Iranian officials.
Iranian Vice-President and Head of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) Massoud Soltanifar said Iran is resolved to attract domestic and foreign investors to its development projects for building 400 hotels in the country till 2025.
Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Jannati in a meeting with members of Kuwait-Iran Friendship Association in Tehran underlined the age-old and cultural relations between Tehran and Kuwait city, and called for the further consolidation of bilateral ties.
The Iranian drama Snow directed by Mehdi Rahmani has been selected to contend for awards at the 25th Singapore International Film Festival.
Iran is participating in the 59th International Belgrade Book Fair in Serbia by displaying various published works of the country.
Vice-President and Head of Iran’s Department of Environment Masoumeh Ebtekar said that the US government orchestrated many coup plots against Iran in 1979 in order to undermine and deal a fatal blow at the Islamic Revolution.
The Iranian city of Qazvin and the Chinese city of Haikou have a plan to ink a sister city agreement in a bid to coordinate their efforts in consolidating all-out relations, specially in trade and tourism domains.
The 28th Isfahan International Film Festival for Children and Young Adults kicked off in the central Iranian city on Friday with the screening of “Wall Craft”, a short film focusing on children as the main victims of international wars and conflicts.
Iran's Vice-President Mohammad Shariatmadari attended the inaugural ceremony of Afghanistan's new President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai which started in Kabul this morning.
Iranian Vice-President and Head of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) Massoud Soltanifar expressed pleasure that more foreign tourists have been showing interest in traveling to Iran in recent months.