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  • روز جهانی زنبور عسل 2018-05-22 15:08

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    World Bee Day; what’s the 'buzz' about?

    TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – For the very first time ever, World Bee Day was observed on May 20 across the planet in a bid to draw attention to the role these buzzing pollinators play in food security. Tehran was also invited to celebrate the occasion at the Slovenian embassy – the country that proposed the proclamation of World Bee Day to the UN.

  • Arab world 2018-05-21 14:25

    The spineless Arab world

    TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – The Arab world have made Israel and its new friends in the US more adventurous and avaricious with regards to the Palestinians' situation.

  • دور دوم انتخابات فرانسه 2018-05-20 16:31

    By: Hanif Ghaffari

    Le Pen slams Macron over JCPOA

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Although the President of the French National Front, Marine Le Pen has seriously slammed French President Emmanuel Macron for his approach towards the nuclear deal, the criticism has been censored in French media.

  • eeeee 2018-05-20 12:32

    European car-makers' future in Iran after re-imposition of US sanctions

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Despite US pullout from Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), some foreign car manufacturing companies have determined to leave Iranian market but most of them especially European car manufacturers still insisting on continuing their cooperation with the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • هفتمین روز بیست‌ونهمین نمایشگاه بین‌المللی کتاب تهران 2018-05-16 21:12

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    'One Belt-One Road' may be Iran, China gateway to becoming soft-power giants

    TEHRAN, May 16 (MNA) – ‘One Belt- One Road’ is generally known as a mega infrastructure project aimed at promoting trade among countries along the new Silk Road routes; but the project also includes initiatives for boosting cultural exchanges – a chance that Iran and China could use to exercise their soft power.

  • marketing 2018-05-12 18:44

    What is digital marketing and why is it important?

    TEHRAN, May 12 (MNA) – ‘Digital Marketing’ or electronic marketing dubbed ‘e-marketing’ is an approach that reaches users via the use of digital technologies and turn them into customers.

  • marivan 2018-05-12 13:43

    Foreign tourists hail high level of security in Iran

    TEHRAN, May 12 (MNA) – Attending a fishing festival in the western city of Marivan in Kurdistan province, foreign tourists praised high level of security in Iran as well as people’s hospitality.

  • نماینده ویژه چین در امور خاورمیانه گونگ شاوشنگ 2018-05-09 11:51

    By: Lachin Rezaian

    China strongly supports JCPOA, says 'a deal better than no deal at all'

    TEHRAN, May 09 (MNA) – China's special envoy for Middle East issues, Gong Xiaosheng, while announcing his country's support for the nuclear deal, said having a deal on Iran's nuclear program is better than no deal at all.

  • پنجمین روز سی و ششمین جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2018-04-28 18:00

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    2018 Fajr Intl. Film Festival roundup: Stronger than ever

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – Iran’s largest annual film event and the longest running in the Middle East wrapped up on Fri. after running for 9 days. This year’s festival was abuzz with more energy and activity in the presence of Italian actor Franco Nero and American director Oliver Stone.

  • الیور استون 2018-04-26 14:54

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    ‘There is no exit’, Oliver Stone slams US foreign policy in ME

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – Distinguished American director Oliver Stone, while visiting Iran, drew attention to the ‘creative destructive’ foreign policy of the US in the Middle East, aimed at bringing US more profits.

  • oliver stone 2018-04-25 14:45

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Oliver Stone raps Macron for joining Trump in calling for N-deal revision

    TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (MNA) – Influential American director Oliver Stone at a presser Wed. in Tehran said he could not believe that French President Macron had joined voices with US President Trump on calling for a revision on Iran nuclear deal.

  • maryam 2018-04-23 12:14

    By: Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Things are changing; "wet gets wetter, dry gets drier"

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – This is not new, our country is situated in an arid and semi-arid area, and we all know what it means: Iran is not normally defined as a wet country.

  • دلار 2018-04-21 15:24

    By: Mahnaz Abdi

    Tehran, Ankara posed to dump dollar in trade

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Iran’s financial system has intensified its efforts to establish ties with a number of countries based on national currencies, as the US sanctions against the country have complicated transactions in dollars.

  • beyond the clouds 2018-04-19 13:11

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    ‘Beyond the Clouds’: A picture of humanity at its best and at its worst

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – ‘Beyond the Clouds’ by Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi raised the curtain at 36th Fajr International Film Festival on April 18. An India-set melodrama, Majidi’s flick paints a texture-rich picture of humanity at its best and its worst.

  • نشست خبری رضا میرکریمی دبیر سی و ششمین جشنواره بین المللی فیلم فجر 2018-04-12 13:30

    Reza Mirkarimi:

    FIFF aims to program a rich and diverse lineup

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – On Wednesday, April 11, Director of Fajr International Film Festival Reza Mirkarimi had a presser in which he outlined the programs, goals, and aspirations of the 36th edition.

  • وکالت 2018-04-08 11:29

    How to choose a good lawyer in six steps

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Selecting a right lawyer in litigation cases is very significant, the issue of which should be taken into serious consideration.

  • نمایشگاه آیین ملی نوروز 2018-03-20 12:12

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Everything you need to know about Persian New Year ‘Nowruz’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Another Persian New Year is upon us; Here is a brief introduction on how Iranians celebrate their New Year, called 'Nowruz'.

  • DSC_0735 (1).JPG 2018-03-15 17:22

    By: Lachin Rezaian

    Bright future ahead with Iran’s competencies, Denmark’s technology

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – Since the lifting of the international nuclear related sanctions against Iran after the implementation day of JCPOA in 2016, Iran is again open for business in many areas providing grounds for the boost in bilateral and trade relations between Denmark and Iran.

  • آیین چهارشنبه سوری در شهرستان میانه 2018-03-13 10:26

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    What remains of Chaharshanbe Suri, eve of last Wed. before Nowruz

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – ‘Chaharshanbe Suri’, observed on the eve of the last Wed. before Iranian New Year, is a ‘festival of fire’ from ancient times, which is now barely recognizable from its original from in the hustle and bustle of metropolis Tehran.

  • ایرج تقی پور 2018-03-10 09:11

    FIFF36 to launch Cicinema, new digital encyclopedia on Iranian Cinema

    TEHRAN, Mar. 10 (MNA) – A new digital encyclopedia on Iranian Cinema called 'Cicinema' will be launched concurrent with the start of the 36th edition of Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF36) in April.

  • Swiss roamer roams the world in his ‘Land Roamer’ 2018-03-06 18:51

    By: Afshin Majlesi

    Swiss roamer roams the world in his ‘Land Roamer’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – A Swiss tourist, who is travelling around the world using his own truck, parked his truck outside Tehran Times office in the last week and one of the Tehran Times journalists made friends with him.

  • افتتاح موزه لوور در تهران 2018-03-06 11:03

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Tehraners, you don’t need to go to Paris to visit Louvre

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – The National Museum of Iran is currently hosting a collection of artworks on loan from the Louvre in Paris for a four-month period.

  • دماوند 2018-03-04 09:05

    Growing wildlife-based tourism sustainably

    TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (MNA) – Wildlife tourism is a powerful tool countries can leverage to grow and diversify their economies while protecting their biodiversity and meeting several Sustainable Development Goals.

  • گفتگو با رضا پرستش بدل ایرانی لیونل مسی 2018-02-28 19:44

    By: Lachin Rezaian

    Messi's doppelganger hopes to see him in person

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – Reza Parastesh who closely resembles famous Leo Messi, sat on the table with Mehr News correspondents to share his experiences and feeling on being a person who is called Messi’s ‘face match’.

  • public transport 2018-02-28 15:31

    By: Maryam Gharehgozlou

    Car-free Tuesdays or car-packed Tuesdays

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Car-free Tuesdays campaign, aimed to promote cycling and public transport, seems to be losing momentum most probably because of the inefficient infrastructure in the country.

  • بندر گوادر 2018-02-24 20:19

    By: Vahid Pourtajrishi & Tayyebeh Vakilotojar

    CPEC, geo-strategic and economic significance  

    TEHRAN, Feb. 24 (MNA) – The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is of prime importance for Pakistan as it can act as the game changer boosting the economic and geopolitical role of Pakistan in the questions of the region.

  • هوش مصنوعی 2018-02-22 21:29

    By Giancarlo Elia Valori :

    Artificial intelligence and intelligence

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) –As was also clearly stated by Vladimir Putin on September 4, 2017: “whichever country leads the way in Artificial Intelligence research will be the ruler of the world”.

  • لندن 2018-02-20 14:18

    5 ways to fight plastic pollution in UK

    TEHRAN, Feb. 20 (MNA) – This year has already seen a number of concrete steps to combat plastic pollution in the United Kingdom.

  • آلودگی هوای تهران 2018-02-07 11:44

    By: M.A. Saki

    We have been taken hostage by vehicles

    TEHRAN, Feb. 7 (MNA) – In the recent days the air pollution in some parts of Tehran has reached a dangerous level, ringing the alarm bells that something serious may happen.

  • حمیدرضا عراقی 2018-02-06 19:53

    By: Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran to become gas technical–engineering services exporter

    TEHRAN, Feb. 06 (MNA) – Iran is planning to become an exporter of technical and engineering services in gas sector, National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Managing Director Hamidreza Araghi announced.