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  • Stem cell, regenerative medicine factory opens 2018-05-15 17:37

    Stem cell, regenerative medicine factory opens

    TEHRAN- The first stem cell and regenerative medicine factory in the country was opened in Tehran on May 15, 2018. The company’s macro-level orientation is to enter into the field of modern medicine such as biotechnology, drug delivery technologies based on nanotechnology, sustained release of medicines and development of cellular and molecular biology industries including cell therapy, gene therapy, immunotherapy and tissue engineering. Tehran Times / Maryam kamyab

  • Inter-parliamentary union holds meeting on Palestine 2018-05-14 15:09

    Inter-parliamentary union holds meeting on Palestine

    Tehran- The inter-parliamentary union of Islamic countries held an emergency meeting on May 14, 2018 to discuss Trump’s decision to move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv Israel to al-Quds (Jerusalem). Tehran Times / Mohammadreza Abbasi

  • Afshani elected Tehran mayor 2018-05-13 15:49

    Afshani elected Tehran mayor

    TEHRAN — Tehran city councilors elected Mohammad Ali Afshani as mayor on May13, 2018. Afshani, the former governor general of Fars province and the deputy interior minister for development affairs, was elected by securing 19 out of 21 votes, Mehr news agency reported.

  • Iranian, Bulgarian economy ministers meet in Tehran 2018-05-13 15:03

    Iranian, Bulgarian economy ministers meet in Tehran

    Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Masoud Karbasian and Bulgarian Minister of Economy Emil Karanikolov explored areas of cooperation in a meeting in Tehran on May 13, 2018. Tehran Times / Mohammadreza Abbasi

  • Leader meets Participants of Congress on Islamic Sciences 2018-05-12 15:24

    Leader meets Participants of Congress on Islamic Sciences

    Participants of the Congress on the Role of Shia Islam in the Emergence and Promotion of Islamic Sciences met with Ayatollah Khamenei on May 12, 2018./ khamenei.ir

  • Ayatollah Khamenei meets with teachers and university staff on Teachers Week 2018-05-09 14:56

    Ayatollah Khamenei meet with teachers and university staffs on Teachers Week

    Tehran - Celebrating National Teachers’ Week, honoring professors and teachers, Ayatollah Khamenei—the Leader of the Islamic Revolution—visited Farhangian University to meet with and deliver a speech to officials from the Ministry of Education and staff members of Farhangian University; he also engaged in two separate meetings with teachers, staff members, and students this morning, Wednesday, May 9, 2018.

  • Intl. Exhibition of Flowers, Plants, Park Equipment and Related Industries opens in Tehran 2018-05-05 17:08

    Intl. Exhibition of Flowers, Plants, Park Equipment and Related Industries opens in Tehran

    The 16th International Exhibition of Flowers, Plants, Park Equipment and Related Industries curated by the Deputy Municipal Services of Tehran Parks and Green Space Organization (TPGSO) kicked off on Saturday. The one week event is underway in Goftegoo Park in Tehran. Ali Mohammad Mokhtari director of the TPGSO told the Tehran Times that about 250 domestic growers as well as some foreign growers from Italy and the Netherlands are attending the event.Tehran Times/ Maryam Kamyab

  • Laborers meet Ayatollah Khamenei ahead of Labor Day 2018-04-30 19:46

    Laborers meet Ayatollah Khamenei ahead of Labor Day

    Ahead of the Labor Day, thousands of laborers and entrepreneurs from across the nation gathered at Imam Khomeini Hussayniyeh to meet with Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, on Monday , April 30, 2018.

  • Iran, Russia, Turkey meet in Moscow 2018-04-28 16:00

    Iran, Russia, Turkey meet in Moscow

    MOSCOW- Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov and Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, met in Moscow on April 28 to discuss the peace process for Syria. The meeting focused on the latest developments in Syria, especially the missile attacks on Syria by the U.S., Britain and France. Tehran Times / Mohammad Ghaderi

  • Iranian and Russian FMs meet in Moscow 2018-04-28 15:07

    Iranian and Russian FMs meet in Moscow

    MOSCOW - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov held bilateral talks in Moscow on April 28. The meeting took place ahead of the trilateral talks between Zarif, Lavrov and their Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu on the Syrian conflict.Tehran Times / Mohammad Ghaderi

  • Zarif meets his Turkish counterpart in Moscow 2018-04-28 13:16

    Zarif meets his Turkish counterpart in Moscow

    Moscow- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu met on Saturday on the sidelines of the trilateral meeting of Russian, Iranian and Turkish foreign ministers on Syria in Moscow, Russia. Tehran Times / Mohammad Ghaderi

  • Zarif arrives in Moscow 2018-04-28 12:44

    Zarif arrives in Moscow

    Moscow- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Moscow, Russia, on April 28,2018. In the one-day trip, Zarif plans to hold talks with his Russian and Turkish counterparts on the latest developments in Syria.Tehran Times / Mohammad Ghaderi

  • Tabriz-2018 opening ceremony 2018-04-25 16:37

    Tabriz-2018 opening ceremony

    TEHRAN - The opening ceremony of 'Tabriz-2018', marking the naming of the city as the capital of Islamic tourism in 2018, was held on Wednesday with President Hassan Rouhani in attendance. Tehran Times / Vahid Abdi

  • Iranian Armed Forces mark National Army Day 2018-04-18 19:27

    Iranian Armed Forces mark National Army Day

    TEHRAN - Various units of Iran’s Army held military parades across the country on Wednesday to mark the national Army Day. Tehran Times / Mohammad Khodabakhsh

  • Muslim states’ ambassadors to Iran meet with Ayatollah Khamenei on Eid al-Mab’ath 2018-04-14 13:36

    Leader meets officials and Muslim ambassadors on Eid al-Mab'ath

    TEHEAN- On the anniversary of day of Muhammad's (PBUH) appointment to prophethood (Eid al-Mab’ath), a group of government officials and Muslim states’ ambassadors to Iran met with Ayatollah Khamenei—the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution—this morning, April 14, 2018.

  • Russia's Duma chairman meets Iran's Larijani 2018-04-09 15:18

    Russia's Duma chairman meets Iran's Larijani

    Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani met with Vyacheslav Volodin, Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in Tehran on April 9, 2018.

  • Ayatollah Khamenei delivers speech on the first day of 1397 Persian New Year 2018-03-22 02:59

    Ayatollah Khamenei delivers speech on the first day of 1397 Persian New Year

    On the first day of the 1397 Persian New Year, dubbed the year of "Support for Iranian Products," Ayatollah Khamenei visited the Shrine of Imam Reza (as) in Mashhad, wherein he delivered a speech to the pilgrims and residents of the area.

  • The Louvre stages Tehran exhibition 2018-03-07 17:52

    The Louvre stages Tehran exhibition

    The Louvre on Monday opened a show in Tehran billed as the first large-scale exhibition by a major Western museum in the country. The exhibition at Iran’s national museum, which is celebrating its 80th anniversary, features 50 artworks, including a 2,400-year-old Egyptian sphinx, a bust of the Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius, Iranian artefacts and drawings by western artists including Rembrandt and Delacroix. Tehran Times/ Mehdi Sepahvand

  • On National Tree Planting Day, Ayatollah Khamen plants tree saplings 2018-03-06 15:00

    On National Tree Planting Day, Ayatollah Khamenei plants tree saplings

    On the occasion of the National Week of Natural Resources (March 6-13) and concurrent with the National Tree Planting Day Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei planted two sapling on Tuesday Mar 6, 2018.

  • Iran's Zarif meets French counterpart in Tehran 2018-03-05 16:23

    Iran's Zarif meets French counterpart in Tehran

    TEHRAN- Iran's foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian in Tehran, on March 5, 2018. Majid Asgaripour / Tehran Times

  • Ayatollah Khamenei meet with Syrian Minister of Endowment 2018-03-02 19:33

    Ayatollah Khamenei meet with Syrian Minister of Endowment

    The Syrian Minister of Endowment and his accompanying delegation met with Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution on 1 Mar 2018.

  • Zarif meets Spanish counterpart in Tehran 2018-02-21 14:46

    Zarif meets Spanish counterpart in Tehran

    Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis in Tehran on February 21,2018. Tehran Times/ Majid Asgaripour

  • People of East Azerbaijan Province meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-02-18 19:49

    People of East Azerbaijan Province meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

    People of East Azerbaijan Province met with Ayatollah Khamenei on the anniversary of Tabriz's February 18, 1978 popular uprising.

  • Zarif meets Georgian counterpart in Munich 2018-02-18 13:46

    Zarif meets Georgian counterpart in Munich

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets with his Georgian counterpart Mikheil Janelidze on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference on February 18, 2018.

  • Iraq reconstruction conference held in Kuwait 2018-02-14 15:31

    Iraq reconstruction conference held in Kuwait

    A three-day conference on reconstruction of Iraq kicked off on Monday in Kuwait with the participation of the UN secretary-general, the EU foreign policy chief, Kuwait’s emir, Iraq’s prime minister, as well as French and Iranian foreign ministers. Majid Asgaripour / Tehran Times

  • Iran marks Islamic Revolution anniversary 2018-02-11 14:53

    Iran marks Islamic Revolution anniversary

    Millions of Iranians across the country came to streets to celebrate the 39th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution on February 11, 2018.

  • Air Force commanders meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-02-09 16:01

    Air Force commanders meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

  • Iran marks national space technology day 2018-02-03 15:36

    Iran marks national space technology day

    Over a ceremony held on Saturday morning Iran marked the national space technology day. The ceremony was held with Information and Communications Technology Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi in attendance.

  • Ayatollah Khamenei visiting Mausoleum of Imam Khomeini and Martyrs of Revolution 2018-01-31 15:12

    Ayatollah Khamenei visiting Mausoleum of Imam Khomeini and Martyrs of Revolution

    Anticipating the Fajr 10-Day occasion, which marks the Islamic revolution, Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei visited Imam Khomeini's mausoleum and the Behesht-e-Zahra martyrs’ cemetery on Wednesday morning to renew his allegiance to them. Photo:khamenei.ir

  • Larijani meets KRG prime minister in Tehran  2018-01-22 11:17

    Larijani meets KRG prime minister in Tehran 

    On January 21, Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani met with prime minister of Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Nechirvan Barzani in Tehran.  Tehran Times / Mohsen Norouzifard