Ministry of Foreign Affairs


  • Deputy tourism minister Vali Teymouri (C) speaks to representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (which is affiliated with the ministry of culture) in Tehran meeting on August 15, 2020. 2020-08-16 18:37

    ‘Diplomacy Package’ to help Iran recover virus-hit tourism

    TEHRAN – Iran is formulating a new initiative called “Tourism Diplomacy Package” to help the tourism sector recover from the coronavirus impact through using diplomacy to accelerate development projects and increase incoming tourists.

  • Iran closes southwestern border to Iraqi travelers 2019-12-17 19:39

    Iran closes southwestern border to Iraqi travelers

    TEHRAN – Iran has closed its southwestern Chazzabeh border crossing with Iraq to inbound travelers due to insecurity and unrest in the neighboring country.

  • Man-made islands in Persian Gulf must be environmentally assessed 2019-01-31 00:51

    Environmental assessment a must for artificial islands in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN – Construction of artificial islands off the southern coasts of the Persian Gulf must undergo environmental impact assessment to avoid negative repercussions on the ecosystem, which requires cooperation of responsible bodies, deputy Department of Environment (DOE) chief for marine affairs has said.