• Parsa Piruzfar acts in a scene from “No Choice” by Reza Dormishian. 2021-10-20 18:30

    “No Choice” tops at Cinecitta International Film Festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian drama “No Choice” has won first prize at the 013 Cinecitta International Film Festival in the Netherlands.

  • 2022 FIVB World Championship 2021-10-20 15:41

    Iran to meet Netherlands in 2022 FIVB World Championship opener

    TEHRAN - Iran, which captured their fourth Asian title last month after stunning hosts Japan in straight sets in final showdown, will challenge the Netherlands in their first match of the 2022 FIVB Men’s Volleyball World Championship in Krasnoyarsk, Russia.

  • Russia to lift COVID ban on flights to Iran, other countries 2021-10-15 20:00

    Russia to lift COVID ban on flights to Iran, other countries

    TEHRAN - Russia is scheduled to lift its COVID-19 ban on flights to Iran and several other countries as of Nov. 9, the government coronavirus task force said on Thursday.

  • مواد 2021-06-28 17:04

    Netherlands praises Iran’s efforts to combat narcotics

    TEHRAN – The Netherlands has lauded Iran for its activities to deal with the trafficking of narcotics, expressing readiness to share knowledge and expertise with Iran in this regard.

  • تیم ملی والیبال ایران - هلند 2021-05-30 17:50

    Iran ease past Netherlands in 2021 VNL

    TEHRAN – Iran eased past Netherlands 3-0 (25-18, 25-23, 30-28) in Week 1 of 2021 Volleyball Nations League on Sunday.

  • Iran’s Kalateh Khij seeks sisterhood agreement with Leiden 2021-01-01 20:07

    Iran’s Kalateh Khij seeks sisterhood agreement with Netherlands’ Leiden

    TEHRAN - The Iranian city of Kalateh Khij, which is a ancient hub of traditional textiles, seeks to reach a sisterhood agreement with Leiden in the Netherlands.

  • Brazil seeks enhanced cultural, museology ties with Iran 2020-10-27 18:49

    Brazil seeks enhanced cultural, museology ties with Iran

    TEHRAN – Brazilian Ambassador to Tehran Rodrigo de Azeredo Santos on Monday paid a visit to the National Museum of Iran, discussing ways with the museum’s director Jebrael Nokandeh to expand cooperation in cultural and museology arenas.

  • Deputy Ambassador of the Netherlands to Tehran, Andre van Wiggen (C) is surrounded by cyclists in downtown Tehran on September 22, which marks World Car-Free Day.
On this day, ambassadors of four European countries to Tehran along with the city’s mayor Pirouz Hanachi rode bicycles on the streets. 2020-09-23 20:25

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Dutch diplomat: Various cities in Iran are capable of being bike-friendly

    TEHRAN – On September 22, ambassadors of four European countries to Tehran along with the city’s mayor hit the streets on bicycles on the occasion of the World Car-Free Day to encourage people to use public or non-motorized transport.

  • 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.