Bandar Abbas 

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  • Marking memory of 290 passengers whose plane was downed by U.S. in 1988 2019-07-05 12:09

    Marking memory of 290 passengers whose plane was downed by U.S. in 1988

    On Wednesday, Iran commemorated the anniversary of the downing of its passenger plane by a U.S. Navy over the Persian Gulf waters. Flowers were flown to the Persian Gulf waters in memory of those killed in the unforgivable and heinous act.

  • Recovered Achaemenid guard on tour to southern Iran 2019-05-06 21:30

    Recovered Achaemenid guard on tour to southern Iran

    TEHRAN - A previously recovered limestone relief, depicting an Achaemenid Persian guard, is to be delivered to the Persian Gulf Anthropological Museum for a loan exhibit in Bandar Abbas, southern Hormozgan province.

  • Fresh restorations to begin on Hindu Temple 2019-04-17 23:20

    Fresh restorations to begin on Hindu Temple

    TEHRAN – A fresh round of restoration work is to commence on the Hindu Temple in Bandar Abbas, southern Iran, ISNA quoted a local tourism official as saying on Wednesday.

  • 1 million liters of smuggled diesel seized 2019-03-16 20:26

    1 million liters of smuggled diesel seized

    TEHRAN – IRGC Navy forces have seized over one million liters of diesel in the coasts of the southern port city of Bandar Abbas before being smuggled abroad.

  • Currency exhibit opens in Bandar Abbas 2018-12-03 22:46

    Currency exhibit opens in Bandar Abbas

    TEHRAN – Collections of domestic and foreign currencies have been put on show at the Persian Gulf anthropology museum in Bandar Abbas, southern Iran, CHTN reported on Sunday.

  • Artisans to promote skills in Bandar Abbas 2018-11-28 16:59

    Artisans to promote skills in Bandar Abbas

    TEHRAN – Crafters from all Iranian provinces will promote skills in an exhibit, which opens today in the southern port city of Bandar Abbas.

  • Handicrafts exhibit, workshop underway in Bandar Abbas 2018-06-14 14:38

    Handicrafts exhibit, workshop underway in Bandar Abbas

    TEHRAN – A sales exhibition of Iranian handicrafts opened its doors to the public on Monday in the port city of Bandar Abbas, southern Iran.

  • A poster for India-Russia Friendship Motor Rally 2018-03-04 10:22

    Intl. car rally to cross major Iranian cities

    TEHRAN – An international car rally will traverse Iran during its cross-country expedition of 22,000 kms, connecting India’s Bhilai to Russia’s St. Petersburg.

  • Iran Sea Expo 2018 2018-02-21 09:14

    Iran Sea Expo 2018 to be held in late Feb.

    TEHRAN – Iran’s 5th International Maritime Organizations Exhibition (Iran Sea Expo 2018) is due to be held on February 24-26 at the permanent exhibitions center of southern port city of Bandar Abbas.

  • Intelligence forces discover one ton of narcotics 2018-02-08 08:46

    Intelligence forces discover one ton of narcotics

    TEHRAN – Iranian intelligence forces have confiscated one ton of opium in the southern province of Bandar Abbas.

  • International Exhibition of Logistics & Transportation 2018-02-04 09:06

    Intl. logistics, transportation expo slated for next week

    TEHRAN- International Exhibition of Logistics & Transportation (Marine, Land, Rail, Aerial, Combined) Related Equipment and Services will kick off in Iran’s southern port city of Bandar Abbas next week, the exhibition’s secretariat announced.

  • Pakistani flotilla berths at Iran's Bandar Abbas 2017-11-21 09:34

    Pakistani flotilla berths at Iran's Bandar Abbas

    TEHRAN – A flotilla comprising two Pakistani warships berthed at Bandar Abbas port on Monday for a five-day official visit, IRNA reported.

  • Intelligence Ministry seizes large amount of contraband 2017-11-15 09:15

    Intelligence Ministry seizes large amount of contraband

    TEHRAN – The Intelligence Ministry announced on Tuesday it has seized 1128 containers carrying smuggled goods in the port city of Bandar Abbas.

  • Hormuz, the rainbow island of Iran 2017-10-14 20:25

    Hormuz, the rainbow island of Iran

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Hormuz Island in the Persian Gulf is well-known for its eye-catching ochre, a red-colored earth pigment that attracts domestic and foreign nature lovers and holidaymakers.

  • Bus carrying schoolgirls rolls over, 9 killed 2017-09-01 17:42

    Bus carrying schoolgirls rolls over, 9 killed

    TEHRAN — A bus rollover early on Friday killed seven schoolgirls, their teacher, and the driver and 34 others were injured.

  • PHOTO: A plane of Kish Airlines is seen in an undated photo 2017-08-08 08:54

    Iranian airline to launch weekly Bandar Abbas-Muscat service

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Kish Airlines has obtained a license from Oman’s Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA) to launch weekly flights connecting the port city of Bandar Abbas, southern Iran, to Oman’s capital city of Muscat.

  • Children enjoy high waves in Bandar Abbas 2017-07-11 15:46

    Children enjoy high waves

    Riding a bicycle in coasts of the Persian Gulf in the port city of Bandar Abbas, a young boy poses for a picture in the scorching summer. Temperature in summer reaches as high as 50°c in southern parts of Iran, causing outage and bringing life to a halt. ISNA/ Mostafa Chashberah

  • A view of Bandar Abbas, a port city in southern Iran. 2017-06-20 09:37

    Muscat-Bandar Abbas flight in the pipeline

    TEHRAN – An Omani airline is seeking to launch charter flights between Muscat and the port city of Bandar Abbas in Iran’s Hormozgan province, a provincial tourism official has said without providing further details.

  • Chinese warships 2017-06-17 16:17

    Chinese warships join Iranian fleet in Persian Gulf

    On Thursday Chinese warships berthed at Iran’s port city of Bandar Abbas in the Persian Gulf. The Chinese flotilla consists of two warships, a support vessel and a helicopter. After a four-day stay in Iranian waters the flotilla will hold war games with Iranian warships on Sunday. ISNA/ Amirhosein Khorgooi

  • Ethnics set off journey to celebrate Persian Gulf national day 2017-04-20 11:14

    Ethnics set off journey to celebrate Persian Gulf national day

    TEHRAN -- Representatives from different Iranian ethnics started a 600-kilometer journey on Tuesday to mark the Persian Gulf national day, which falls on April 30 this year.

  • Pakistan iran 2017-03-12 09:45

    Pakistani naval fleet to dock at Iranian port city 

    TEHRAN – A flotilla of warships from the Pakistan Navy will arrive in Iran on Sunday and berth at the southern port city of Bandar Abbas.

  • Mehdi Sanayee 2017-02-13 09:21

    Iran, Russia plan to enhance economic bonds in a month

    TEHRAN- Iran and Russia expect five economic events to take place in Tehran by March 20 (end of the current Iranian calendar year), to improve their bilateral ties, IRNA reported on Sunday quoting Iranian Ambassador to Moscow Mehdi Sanayee.

  • flamingo stranded in oil 2017-01-23 09:40

    Firefighters save oil-soaked flamingo in southern Iran

    TEHRAN — A flamingo which had got stranded in oil recycling facilities of Bandar Abbas Refinery, southern province of Hormozgan, was rescued by firefighters, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Iranian passenger ship departs from Bandar Abbas 2016-11-06 08:15

    Oman cuts visa fees for seafaring Iranians

    TEHRAN – Oman has lessened visa fees by about 50 percent for Iranians traveling to the country through the new cruise route which was launched in September, IRIB reported on Thursday.

  • 02br6 italian.jpg 2016-09-25 10:10

    Italian navy ship docks in Iran

    TEHRAN – An Italian navy ship docked in the southern Iranian port of Bandar Abbas on Saturday in the first official visit by a Western naval vessel to the country in several years.

  • 1448726510.jpg 2016-09-14 19:11

    Iran, Oman to launch cruise route within days

    TEHRAN – Iran and Oman will launch a cruise route between the port cities of Bandar Abbas in Iran and Khasab in Oman from September 22, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • ناو جنگی هند 2016-05-25 13:58

    Indian warships visit Iran’s Bandar Abbas 

    Two Indian warships started a visit to the Iranian port city of Bandar Abbas on May 24 which will stay there until May 27.