World Economic Forum


  • جهرمی 2019-06-30 19:50

    Jahromi and Chinese ambassador hold talks on IT

    TEHRAN – Iranian Communications and Information Technology Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi met with Chinese Ambassador to Tehran Chang Hua on Sunday before departing for Dalian to attend the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions (AMNC).

  • John Kerry, in Davos 2019-01-23 16:00

    John Kerry, in Davos, says Trump should ‘resign’

    When asked Tuesday what he would say to President Trump if he were seated across from him, former U.S. secretary of state John F. Kerry hemmed and hawed a bit. Then Kerry gave a one-word answer: “Resign."

  • Hariri says he wants ‘best relationship’ with Iran 2018-01-26 20:38

    Hariri says he wants ‘best relationship’ with Iran

    TEHRAN – Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has said he would like the “best relationship” with Iran, but added that Lebanon must deal with Iran.

  • Foreign travelers pose for a photo during their visit to the UNESCO-registered Persepolis, in southern Iran. 2017-09-11 19:02

    Over 4.9m foreign travelers visited Iran in 2016: UNWTO

    TEHRAN –The number of international tourist arrivals to Iran stood at 4.9 million in 2016, falling 5.6 percent from a year earlier and showing the first decline since 2013, according to the latest UNWTO Tourism Highlights report released on August 15.

  • Tourists from Hong Kong visit the Gate of All Nations at the ancient Persian city of Persepolis in southern Iran, February 11, 2016. (AFP Photo/Behrouz Mehri) 2017-04-26 20:52

    Foreign tourist arrivals fetch Iran $32b in four years

    TEHRAN – Foreign tourists have spent some $32 billion in Iran over the past four years, said an official with the Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization.

  • An undated photo shows a circle of foreign and domestic travelers visiting the ruins of Persepolis in southern Iran. 2017-04-12 17:49

    Iran moves up in travel and tourism competitiveness rankings

    TEHRAN - Iran ranked 93rd out of 136 countries in the 2017 Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index, jumping four positions in the biennial report released by the World Economic Forum.

  • migration crisis 2017-01-18 14:19

    By William Lacy Swing

    The world needs a new strategy to tackle the migration crisis

    Thousands are dying trying to reach Europe. World leaders meeting at Davos should adopt a strategy to stop this unnecessary loss of life. Inequality: how do we assess it? Sometimes it’s about someone not having enough to eat. In this snowy season in the northern hemisphere, it’s also about not having enough heat – and dying as a result.