WCC- Asia Pacific Region

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  • Tehran tourism fair: WCC-designated cities, villages signal off-the-beaten routes 2022-02-01 21:20

    Tehran tourism fair: WCC-designated cities, villages signal off-the-beaten routes

    TEHRAN – Natives of 14 Iranian cities and villages, which have been inscribed as handicraft hubs by the World Crafts Council, showed off skills at the four-day Tehran fair to help define novel travel destinations.

  • Some 150,000 craftspeople to get free insurance 2020-11-03 21:00

    Some 150,000 craftspeople to get free insurance

    TEHRAN – The Iranian government will offer free insurance coverage to around 150,000 craftspeople and artisans who live in small towns and villages across the country.

  • Online handicrafts expo to start on Nov. 3 2020-10-30 17:49

    Online handicrafts expo to start on Nov. 3

    TEHRAN – The 34th national handicrafts exhibition of Iran will be held virtually starting November 3, Pouya Mahmoudian, the deputy cultural heritage, handicrafts, and tourism minister, said. It’s the first time that the annual expo will be held online due to the outbreak of coronavirus, she noted.

  • Zanjan gained the title of a “world city of filigree”. 2020-02-03 18:28

    Iran leads the world in handicraft hubs

    TEHRAN – Iran ranks first globally in the number cities and villages registered by the World Crafts Council (WCC), deputy tourism minister Pouya Mahmoudian said on Monday.