• Dutch FM visits Isfahan, says ready to deepen tourism ties 2020-02-22 19:36

    Dutch FM visits Isfahan, says ready to deepen tourism ties

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister of the Netherlands Stef Blok said on Friday that his country is willing to expand economic and tourism relations with Iran, particularly with Isfahan province.

  • Tehran’s “Holland Alley” to be made a national heritage 2020-01-26 20:13

    Tehran’s “Holland Alley” to be made a national heritage

    TEHRAN – “Holland Alley” in Tehran, which is mostly populated by Iranian-Armenian citizens, is worth to be inscribed on the national list of cultural heritage, Tehran City Council member Ahmad Masjed-Jamei said on Friday.

  • INSTEX 2019-11-29 17:04

    By staff and agency

    Six European countries to join INSTEX

    Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden issued a joint statement on Friday, announcing becoming shareholders of the Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX).

  • A foreign couple (L) poses for a photo during a visit to the UNESCO-tagged Imam Square, Isfahan, central Iran. 2019-10-16 19:02

    Iran is a perfect destination to travel to, Dutch filmmaker says

    TEHRAN – “Whenever Iran is in the news, it is about something negative. That made me skeptical — can a country be as bad as the media depicts it? I wanted to investigate for myself if Iran is open to foreigners and if it is a safe place to visit, and also share my travel experiences with the world,” Reinier van Oorsouw, a Dutch photographer and filmmaker has said.

  • Spanish cultural heritage show opens in Tehran 2019-09-22 19:17

    Spanish cultural heritage show opens in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Spain’s Archeological Museum of Alicante (MARQ) on Sunday opened a show in Tehran. The large-scale exhibition, being hosted by the National Museum of Iran, puts on show around 300 objects, some of which dating for millennia. 

  • A poster for the exhibition “Dutch Archaeology and Art: Highlights from the Drents Museum” 2019-08-10 19:51

    Over 58,000 visit Dutch show in downtown Tehran

    TEHRAN – Over 58,000 Iranian and foreign nationals have toured a landmark loan exhibit from the Drents Museum, which is underway at the National Museum of Iran in downtown Tehran.

  • فوتبال هفت نفره 2019-07-17 14:17

    Iran defeat Netherlands at 2019 IFCPF World Cup

    TEHRAN – Iran beat the Netherlands in the 2019 International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football (IFCPF) World Cup.

  • INSTEX 2019-06-07 20:29

    Netherlands plans to join INSTEX

    TEHRAN- The Dutch government announced that it plans to join the financial mechanism of Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX) to do business with the Islamic Republic of Iran, IRNA reported on Friday.

  • Netherlands agriculture 2019-04-17 21:38

    Netherlands stresses expansion of agriculture co-op with Iran

    TEHRAN- Netherlands Ambassador to Iran Jacques Werner stressed expansion of cooperation with Iran in the field of agriculture, ILNA reported on Wednesday.

  • The Netherlands recalls ambassador to Tehran 2019-03-04 21:37

    The Netherlands recalls ambassador to Tehran

    The Netherlands on Monday recalled its ambassador to Iran for consultations after diplomats at its embassy in Tehran were expelled, said Foreign Minister Stef Blok, Reuters reported on Monday.

  • FIBA 3x3 World Cup 2019-02-19 10:39

    Iran’s women’s learn fate at FIBA 3x3 World Cup

    The 40 participating teams (20 men’s and 20 women’s) were divided into 8 pools of 5 - none more difficult than Men’s Pool A featuring last year’s 2 finalists Serbia and the Netherlands besides USA – following the automatic seeding of the 6th edition of the FIBA 3x3 World Cup, which will take place in Amsterdam in exactly 4 months, on June 18-23, 2019.

  • Foreign Ministry 2019-01-16 19:38

    Tehran summons Dutch ambassador over embassy attack in The Hague

    TEHRAN - The Foreign Ministry on Tuesday called in Dutch Ambassador to Tehran Jacques Werner to express Iran’s protest over a recent attack on the Islamic Republic’ embassy in The Hague.

  • Spain to host exhibit on Iranian civilization 2019-01-12 21:51

    Spain to host exhibit on Iranian civilization

    TEHRAN – To enrich cultural scene between Tehran and Madrid, a Spanish museum will be hosting a loan exhibit on history of Iran.

  • Europe 2018-12-23 10:48

    By Hanif Ghafari

    The turbulent sea of Europe

    TEHRAN - As it could be expected, the current protests in France against Emmanuel Macron's policies didn't come to an end, but we're rather witnessing the spread of these protests to other parts of Europe. The anti-capitalist protest of the French citizens is now spreading to other European countries, including the Netherlands and Belgium.

  • A woman visits “Dutch Archaeology and Art”, on loan from Drents Museum, at the National Museum of Iran on October 2, 2018.  2018-10-03 16:55

    Dutch archaeological show opens in Tehran

    TEHRAN – On Tuesday, the Netherlands ambassador to Tehran cut the ribbon on an extensive Dutch archaeological show at the National Museum of Iran, where couple of months ago, hosted a Louvre show widely deemed as a new wave of cultural diplomacy between Iran and the West.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2018-09-23 12:00

    Iran summons Dutch, Danish and British diplomats over terror attack in Ahvaz

    The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Saturday summoned ambassadors of the Netherlands and Denmark as well as the British chargé d'affaires to Tehran after terrorists with alleged links to the European countries carried out attacks during a military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz on Saturday.

  • A large banner for “Iran – Cradle of Civilization” adorns the exterior of Drents Museum in Assen, the Netherlands, on June 17, 2018. 2018-09-11 03:45

    Tehran to hold loan exhibit from Dutch museum

    TEHRAN – The National Museum of Iran is set to showcase a loan collection of relics from Drents Museum, Assen, the Netherlands.

  • Tile in the shape of a star, eastern Iran, mid-15th century, the Municipal Museum 2018-09-10 23:00

    Municipal Museum spotlights Iranian Islamic art

    On Saturday, an exhibition of Islamic art objects, featuring tens of Iranian relics, opened its doors to the public at the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, known as the Municipal Museum, located in The Hague, the Netherlands.

  • مرتضی مهرزاد عضو تیم ملی والیبال نشسته ایران 2018-07-11 19:12

    Morteza Mehrzad: Sitting volleyball Ones to Watch

    The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced the sitting volleyball Ones to Watch ahead of the 2018 Sitting Volleyball World Championships set to take place across the Netherlands, between 15 and 22 July.

  • qassemi 2018-07-09 20:47

    Iran calls Dutch expulsion of embassy staff ‘unconstructive’ and 'unfriendly'

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Saturday that expulsion of two Iranian diplomats from the Netherlands is “unconstructive” and “unfriendly”, threatening Iran keeps the right to retaliate in kind.

  • MP urges Foreign Ministry to expel 2 Dutch diplomats 2018-07-09 20:10

    MP urges Foreign Ministry to expel 2 Dutch diplomats

    TEHRAN – A top lawmaker has urged the Foreign Ministry to react to the Dutch expulsion of two Iranian diplomats by doing the same thing to Dutch diplomats in Iran.

  • EU examining ways to cooperate with Iran: Dutch diplomat 2018-06-30 21:10

    EU examining ways to cooperate with Iran: Dutch diplomat

    TEHRAN – Dutch Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Affairs Martin Van den Berg has voiced regret over U.S. exit from the multilateral nuclear deal, saying the European Union is examining ways to cooperate with Iran after the U.S. move.

  • Dutch museum to host “Iran – Cradle of Civilizati 2018-06-09 21:43

    Dutch museum to host “Iran – Cradle of Civilization”

    TEHRAN – “Iran – Cradle of Civilization”, an enormous loan exhibit dedicated to the history of Iran, will open its doors to the public on June 17 at the Drents Museum in Assen, the Netherlands.

  • netherlands 2018-05-19 04:36

    Dutch PM calls U.S. exit from nuclear deal ‘clumsy’

    Prime Minister of Netherlands Mark Rutte said on Wednesday that the U.S. decision to withdraw from the 2015 nuclear deal on May 9 was “clumsy”.

  • A file photo depicts a massive Persepolis bas-relief carving on show at the Room 5 of the British Museum, London. 2018-04-12 12:06

    England, the Netherlands to host loan exhibits from Iran

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization is set to hold loan exhibits of historical Iranian relics in England and the Netherlands.

  • rouhani 2018-02-21 16:09

    Rouhani: Iranians rightly believe defense power is nonnegotiable

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday criticized “purposeful commotion” created over Iran’s missile program by certain countries, saying the Iranian nation’s mind is fresh with the “bitter” memories of Saddam Hussein’s missile attacks on Iranian cities in the 1980s and they believe that Iran’s defense capability must not be open to negotiation.

  • Embassy slams Dutch politician for dumping Christmas present 2017-12-24 09:43

    Embassy slams Dutch politician for dumping Christmas present

    TEHRAN – Iran’s embassy in the Netherlands has criticized a Dutch politician for throwing a Christmas present from the embassy into a garbage can, saying he has been mistaken about recipients of the presents, Tasnim reported.

  • Iran, Netherlands 2017-12-13 12:15

    Iran, Netherlands seek increased environmental co-op 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Department of Environment chief Isa Kalantari held a meeting in Tehran on Monday with Dutch ambassador Susanna Terstal, discussing ways to boost environmental cooperation. 

  • Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare Ali Rabiei in an undated photo 2017-08-09 19:05

    Health tourism could fetch Iran $7b a year

    TEHRAN – The Iranian minister of cooperatives, labor and social welfare has said that the country has a potential to earn $7 billion in revenues through attracting one million health tourists on a yearly basis.

  • Majlis 2017-07-12 10:20

    Netherlands ready to send parliamentary team to Tehran: envoy

    TEHRAN – Susan Trstal, the Dutch ambassador in Iran, said on Tuesday that her country is ready to send a parliamentary delegation to Tehran in the near future.