• Tourism to create 140,000 jobs in Iran by March 2018: CHTHO chief

    Tourism to create 140,000 jobs in Iran by March 2018: CHTHO chief

    TEHRAN – Iran will create some 140,000 job opportunities in the field of tourism by the end of the next Iranian calendar year (March 2018), the head of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicraft Organization (CHTHO), Masoud Soltanifar, announced.

  • Ten-year-old Quran phenom’s recitation appears on DVD

    Ten-year-old Quran phenom’s recitation appears on DVD

    TEHRAN – DVDs containing recitation of the Holy Quran by Hannaeh Khalafi, a 10-year-old memorizer of the entire Quran, was unveiled during a ceremony at the 24th International Holy Quran Exhibition on Friday.

  • Iran’s 2-month agricultural exports climb 22.5% yr/yr

    Iran’s 2-month agricultural exports climb 22.5% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s exports of agricultural products stood at 955,000 tons during the first two months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-May 20, 2016), registering an increase of 22.5 percent compared with the same time in previous year, Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.