Ghada Hijavi

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  • WCC-APR Director Ghada Hijavi visits a crafts workshop in Iran’s Meybod, June 17, 2019. 2019-06-18 20:57

    Meybod worthy of being world city for Zilou, WCC-APR director says

    TEHRAN - World Crafts Council-Asia Pacific Region Director Ghada Hijavi has said that Iran’s Meybod deserves bearing the tile “World City for Zilou”, which the council bestowed it in 2018.

  • World Crafts Council assessing registration of historic marketplace in Qazvin 2019-06-14 20:46

    World Crafts Council assessing registration of historic marketplace in Qazvin

    TEHRAN – The World Crafts Council - Asia Pacific Region (WCC-APR) is assessing possible registration of the 19th-century Sa’d al-Saltaneh marketplace, which is located adjacent to a historical caravanserai of the same name in Iran’s Qazvin province.

  • Tehran street titled “Handicrafts Parade”  2019-06-11 18:54

    Tehran street titled “Handicrafts Parade” 

    TEHRAN – Authorities in the capital city of Tehran have granted the title of “Handicrafts Parade” to a downtown street, where there are tens of shops specialized in handicrafts, CHTN reported.

  • Handicrafts exports up 3%, hit $289 million 2019-06-10 21:03

    Handicrafts exports up 3%, hit $289 million

    Tours to Iran’s world craft hubs in the pipeline

    TEHRAN - Iran’s handicrafts exports reached $289 million in the past Iranian calendar year 1397 (ended March 20), showing three percent growth year on year, Pouya Mahmoudian, the deputy director of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization, said on Monday, CHTN reported.

  • Meybod to host major Zilou festival 2019-05-29 20:56

    Meybod to host major Zilou festival

    TEHRAN – Meybod is preparing to host a major festival of Zilou, a traditional type of floor covering, which the Iranian oasis city is famous for.

  • “Youngest” Iranian woodturner honored  2019-02-28 01:44

    “Youngest” Iranian woodturner honored 

    TEHRAN – Parsa Qazi, an eight-year-old crafter, has been honored as the “youngest” Iranian woodturner during a ceremony in Tehran, CHTN reported on Wednesday.

  • Meybod celebrates becoming world city for Zilou 2019-02-18 20:53

    Meybod celebrates becoming world city for Zilou

    TEHRAN – On Monday, Meybod celebrated becoming a world city for Zilou, a traditional type of floor covering commonly woven across the central Iranian city and its outskirts.

  • Marivan: World crafts city of Kalash 2017-12-22 10:32

    Marivan: World crafts city of Kalash

    TEHRAN - A photo collection depicts artisans making Kalash in workshops which are ubiquitous across the city of Marivan, western Iran.

  • Marivan celebrates becoming world city of handicrafts 2017-12-19 09:10

    Marivan celebrates becoming world city of handicrafts

    TEHRAN – Marivan on Monday celebrated receiving an international status as the city of Kalash, a particular lightweight and breathable footwear.