Mohammad Ebrahim Larijani

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  • A couple wearing protective face masks, following the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), walks on the street opposite a congregational mosque in Qom, Iran March 24, 2020. (Photo: WANA) 2020-06-06 18:03

    Applying health protocols is a priority for tourism recovery, Rouhani says

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has emphasized the need for formulating health protocols as a top priority to get the tourism and handicrafts industry back on the right track as the sector is suffering from a grave recession in the midst of a coronavirus lockdown.

  • An undated photo depicts foreign travelers trekking across the Dasht-e-Lut, a barren landscape of shifting sands and wind-hewn dunes, in central Iran. 2020-06-05 20:19

    Coronavirus: Iran preparing to reopen doors to foreign travelers

    TEHRAN – Iran’s tourism ministry has forecast that the country will start hosting foreign travelers as of mid-summer with the priority given to travelers from the neighboring countries.

  • Intl. rally completes Iran itinerary under slogans of justice and peace 2020-02-21 18:34

    Intl. rally completes Iran itinerary under slogans of justice and peace

    TEHRAN - An estimated year-long rally called “Jai Jagat 2020”, carrying Mahatma Gandhi’s message of non-violence, justice and peace, has completed its second leg of journey across Iran before it reaches Armenia on Thursday.

  •  File photo shows a poster for the 4th International ECO-Silk Road Food Festival 2020-02-08 18:08

    Iran to host four ECO events on tourism this year

    TEHRAN – Iran will be hosting dozens conferences and meetings within the frame of the “Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Calendar of Events 2020”, however, four of which will be in tourism sphere.

  •  Foreign travelers tour Iran’s UNESCO-registered Lut Desert. 2019-12-22 21:36

    Iranian provinces tasked to expand own overseas tourism markets

    TEHRAN – In order to promote decentralization in the domestic tourism industry, each Iranian province is tasked to develop its own tourism market abroad, particularly for visitors from nearby countries.

  • An interior view of the Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, also known as the “Pink Mosque”, in Shiraz, southern Iran. 2019-11-17 09:57

    Swiss tour operators to start fam tour across Iran

    TEHRAN - A group of 30 Swiss tour operators and travel agents are to commence a familiarization tour across Iran with the aim of getting acquainted with its potential in terms of travel destinations, natural landscapes, local people and their traditions.

  • Irish travel agencies on fam tour across Iran 2019-09-14 19:02

    Irish travel agencies on fam tour across Iran

    TEHRAN – A delegation comprising representatives of renowned Irish travel agencies and media outlets have commenced a ten-day familiarization tour across Iran with the aim of getting acquainted with its potential in terms of medical tourism, tourist destinations, natural landscapes, local people and their traditions.

  • Iran ready to host Muslim tourists during Ramadan 2019-05-12 20:12

    Iran ready to host Muslim tourists during Ramadan

    TEHRAN – Iran is ready to provide warm hospitality to religious tourists, particularly the ones from Muslim countries during the fasting month of Ramadan, a senior tourism official has said.

  • File photo: Iranian and Chinese nationals pose for a photo in the UNESCO-registered Imam Square of Isfahan, central Iran. The picture depicts Safavid-era Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque in the background. 2019-05-12 20:01

    Chinese travel agents on fam tour across Iran

    TEHRAN – A number of Chinese travel marketers and tour operators have recently finished an eleven-day familiarization tour across Iran with the aim of closely observing tourist destinations, changing natural landscape, local people and their traditions.

  • Iran shortlists travel fairs to partake   2019-04-23 22:13

    Iran shortlists travel fairs to partake  

    TEHRAN – Iran tourism body has selected twenty international travel fairs for participation during the current Iranian calendar year 1398 (ending on March 19, 2020), Mehr reported.  

  • No link between departure tax and inland tourism: expert 2017-12-16 21:12

    No link between departure tax and inland tourism: expert

    TEHRAN – A tourism expert says a sharp rise in the departure tax does not necessarily lead to an increase of domestic travels due to the psychology of tourism that has not been taken in account.