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  • Foreign tourists should buy COVID insurance  2021-11-26 18:47

    Foreign tourists should buy COVID insurance 

    TEHRAN – In addition to a mandatory negative PCR test certificate, international travelers visiting Iran should buy coronavirus insurance, a tourism official announced on Thursday.

  • Mining operations brought to halt near millennia-old petroglyph site 2021-11-26 18:46

    Mining operations brought to halt near millennia-old petroglyph site

    TEHRAN – Mining operations have recently been brought to a halt near Teymareh due to help protect millennia-old petroglyphs, which are scattered across the archaeological site in the Zagros mountain range, central Iran.

  • Blame game after asylum seekers perish at sea 2021-11-26 18:45

    Blame game after asylum seekers perish at sea

    TEHRAN - Soon after at least 27 people, including a number of pregnant women and three children drowned to death trying to cross the Channel in an inflatable dinghy; instead of focusing on the root cause of this problem, British and French leaders have traded accusations on who is to blame for what is the deadliest incident since the current migration crisis to Europe began.

  • “Maya” 2021-11-26 18:43

    “Maya” comes to Iranian bookstores

    TEHRAN – “Maya” by prominent Norwegian author Jostein Gaarder has recently been published in Persian by Hermes Publications in Tehran. 

  • “Makeup Artist” by Jafar Najafi 2021-11-26 18:42

    Iranian docs honored at IDFA

    TEHRAN – Iranian movies “Makeup Artist” and “Water, Wind, Dust, Bread” were honored at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) on Thursday.

  • Persian words 2021-11-26 18:42

    By S. Fatemeh Musavi

    Where do Persian words for sky and earth come from?

    If you also wonder where Persian words come from and what their literal meanings are, please read on! 

  • We no longer import COVID vaccines: health minister 2021-11-26 18:37

    We no longer import COVID vaccines: health minister

    TEHRAN – Health Minister Bahram Einollahi has announced that from now on no coronavirus vaccines will be imported to the country, emphasizing that the priority is given to domestic products.

  • Tehran Times LightHouse shines a spotlight on pieces of news you might have missed 2021-11-26 18:18

    Tehran Times' LightHouse IV:

    Iran visitors must be vaccinated or COVID-free as official says

  • Hossein Amir Abdollahian and Josep Borrell 2021-11-26 17:26

    Iran FM urges West to enter Vienna talks with ‘new and constructive’ approach

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian told European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell on Friday that the West must enter the Vienna talks with a “new and constructive approach.”

  • 200 foreign researchers recruited for scientific activities 2021-11-26 17:15

    200 foreign researchers recruited for scientific activities

    TEHRAN – Some 200 foreign researchers have been selected and recruited to communicate with top Iranian scholars for scientific activities, deputy head of the Vice presidency for Science and Technology, has said.

  • Iran plans to develop space industry 2021-11-26 17:12

    Iran plans to develop space industry

    TEHRAN – President Ebrahim Raisi has highlighted the importance of developing the national space industry, calling on the related organizations to join hands in this regard.

  • trade 2021-11-26 16:28

    Iran-ECO trade grows over 48% in 7 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN - Iran’s trade with the members of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) exceeded $9.233 billion in the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-October 22) to register a 48.5 percent increase year on year, the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) said.

  • پتروشیمی 2021-11-26 16:27

    New NPC head appointed

    TEHRAN- Iranian Oil Minister Javad Oji has named Morteza Shah-Mirzaei as the new head of the National Petrochemical Company (NPC), Mehr News Agency reported on Friday.

  • exhibition 2021-11-26 16:20

    Permanent exhibition of Iranian knowledge-based products to be held in Kyrgyzstan

    TEHRAN - A permanent exhibition and export center of Iranian knowledge-based products will be held in Bishkek as a trade center between Iran and Kazakhstan, IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • inflation 2021-11-26 16:20

    Inflation expected to be curbed next fiscal year: PBO head

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran’s Budget and Planning and Budget Organization (PBO) has said considering the recent data provided by the Statistical Center of Iran (SCI) the inflation is expected to be curbed in the next Iranian calendar year (begins in March 2022).

  • Turkmenistan 2021-11-26 16:19

    Iran eyes boosting trade ties with Turkmenistan

    TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari has said the Islamic Republic is keen on supporting the expansion of trade ties with Turkmenistan.

  • Alireza Beiranvand 2021-11-26 14:23

    Beiranvand wins Guinness record for world's longest throw

    TEHRAN – Iran international goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand entered the Guinness Book of World Records on Thursday for “the world's longest throw”.

  • TSE 2021-11-26 00:04

    TSE’s main index drops 1.1% in a week

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), lost 16,000 points (1.1 percent) to 1.394 million in the past Iranian calendar week (ended on Friday).

  • trade 2021-11-26 00:01

    Export from Bushehr province rises 77% in 7 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- The value of export from Bushehr province in the southwest of Iran rose 77 percent during the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-October 22), as compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to a provincial official.

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  • Amir Abdollahian Thailand 2021-11-25 00:54

    Iran and Thailand review political and economic ties

    TEHRAN — In a telephone conversation on Tuesday, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai discussed different topics, including bilateral political and economic issues as well as the Vienna talks.

  • Raisi ECO 2021-11-25 00:53

    Raisi calls for more activation of ECO

    TEHRAN — In a meeting with ECO Secretary General Khusrav Noziri on Tuesday, Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi urged ECO to adopt a proper solution for activating the member countries’ potential for development of economic cooperation.

  • Amir Abdollahian Swiss FM 2021-11-25 00:50

    Iran FM consults with Swiss counterpart on JCPOA, Afghanistan, Yemen

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and his Swiss counterpart Ignazio Cassis held phone talks on Tuesday night over bilateral ties, the JCPOA, the Yemen war, and the situation in Afghanistan.

  • Grossi 2021-11-25 00:49

    Grossi: Paradoxical

    TEHRAN — Speaking at the International Atomic Energy Agency Board of Governors meeting in Vienna on Wednesday, Rafael Grossi said the opposite of everything he said in Iran a day earlier.

  • Mehdi Safari 2021-11-25 00:48

    Talks held to facilitate trade

    TEHRAN — Iran’s top diplomat for economic affairs met on Wednesday with certain officials responsible for facilitating economic trade.

  • Wood museum 2021-11-24 22:00

    Wood museum to be established in Kermanshah 

    TEHRAN – A museum dedicated to woodworks by local artisans is planned to be established in the western province of Kermanshah, a local tourism official has announced. 

  • Iran prepares to welcome Iraqi sightseers, pilgrims   2021-11-24 21:00

    Iran prepares to welcome Iraqi sightseers, pilgrims  

    TEHRAN – Iran is getting prepared to welcome more Iraqi sightseers, pilgrims, and medical travelers.

  • Israel 2021-11-24 20:38

    Dying from inside

    TEHRAN – So Israel is envious of the Iranians’ comfortable position at home, or that is what can be inferred from remarks by the Israeli prime minister about the current state of play between Tehran and Tel Aviv ahead of the Vienna talks.

  • Tehran considers easing visa rules for Afghan nationals 2021-11-24 20:30

    Tehran considers easing visa rules for Afghan nationals

    TEHRAN – The Foreign Ministry Director-General for West Asia has said that Iran considers easing visa rules for Afghan nationals.

  • persepolis 2021-11-24 20:24

    Persepolis edge Sanat Naft, Sepahan move top: IPL

    TEHRAN – Persepolis football team earned a hard-fought 1-0 win over Sanat Naft on Matchday 6 of Iran Professional League (IPL) on Wednesday.