Fars Province



  • دهمین نمایشگاه سراسری صنایع دستی در شیراز 2018-02-27 11:28

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    10th Handicraft Exhibition in Shiraz

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – The 10th Handicraft, Tablecloth and Haft Sin Exhibition is underway in Shiraz, Fars province until March 2, at Permanent Area of International Exhibitions.

  • انار فاروق استان فارس 2017-12-20 14:52

    By: Mahmoud Khakbaz

    Pomegranate garden in Fars province

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Faroogh city, located near Marvdasht town in Fars province, is a major and well-known venue for production of pomegranate fruit in Iran. In many ancient cultures, Persian pomegranates symbolize fertility and health due to its nutritious aspects which are antioxidants and blood purifier.

  • نهمین نمایشگاه بزرگ گردشگری پارس در شیراز 2017-12-12 15:03

    S Korean amb. visits Fars province, talks of future coop.

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – South Korean ambassador to Iran said on Tuesday that his country will help Iranian south-western province of Fars develop tourism facilities in the province.

  • طبیعت پاییزی روستای دشت ارژن 2017-11-25 13:23

    By: Abdollah Firouzi

    Autumn in Dasht-e Arzhan

    SHIRAZ, Nov. 25 (MNA) – Photos of autumn nature in Dasht-e Arzhan, a village in Fars province.

  • مراسم معرفی اولین عمل جراحی پیوند شبکیه مصنوعی در کشور 2017-11-24 11:12

    By: Ehsan Berenjkar

    1st artificial retina implant surgery in Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (MNA) – The first artificial retina transplant surgery was performed in Shiraz, Fars province, by a team of Ophthalmology in Shiraz University of Medical Sciences.

  • تپه 7000 ساله پوستچی شیراز 2017-10-29 15:48

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    7000-year-old Poustchi Hill in Shiraz

    TEHRAN, Oct. 29 (MNA) – Poustchi Hills in Fars province, are thought to be home to one of the earliest civilizations.

  • آیین گرامیداشت روز حافظ در شیراز 2017-10-12 09:00

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Celebration of Hafez Day in Shiraz

    SHIRAZ, Oct. 12 (MNA) – The ceremony commemorating Hafez's anniversary was held at the Tomb of Hafez, in the presence of Seyed Abbas Salehi, Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Ali Asghar Mounesan, Head of Cultural Heritage and Tourism Organization, and a group of senior officials of Fars province.

  • اختتامیه پنجمین دوره رالی بین المللی خاورمیانه 2017-09-16 15:34

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    5th Intl. Middle East Rally wraps up

    SHIRAZ, Sep. 16 (MNA) – The 5th Middle East Rally Championship wrapped up on Frida with 34 domestic and foreign drivers from Iran, Czech, Oman and Qatar, competing in Shiraz, Fars province.

  • ویرانه های بافت تاریخی ایزدخواست 2017-08-28 13:05

    By: Milad Raf'at

    Ruins of historical texture of Izadkhvast

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – The Complex of Izadkhast is located in the Fars province, roughly 135 km south of Isfahan. The complex consists of Izadkhvast Castle, a caravansary, and a Safavid-period bridge. The castle structure is of particular interest due to the different architectural styles incorporated into the construction of the building, including Sassanid and Qajar periods.

  • مسابقات رنکینگ جهانی دارت در شیراز 2017-08-12 13:56

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Open Dart Tournament in Shiraz

    SHIRAZ, Aug. 12 (MNA) – Dart World Ranking Championship was held in Shahid Dastgheib hall in Shiraz, Fars province, with the introduction of top players on Thursday and Friday.

  • مراسم بزرگداشت روز خبرنگار در شیراز 2017-08-09 11:35

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Celebration of Journalists' Day in Shiraz

    TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) – National Journalists' Day was held in shiraz, Fars province, in the presence of a group of senior provincial directors and media staff.

  • ارسباران 2017-07-01 20:45

    Iran refers 2 nominated dossiers to IUCN, ICOMOS

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Two nominated dossiers for inscription in UNESCO World Heritage List, Fars Sassanid sites and Arasbaran Protected Area, have been submitted to the IUCN and ICOMOS for evaluation.

  • وزارت اطلاعات 2017-06-10 10:09

    7 terrorists arrested in Fars

    TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) – Seven elements affiliated with terrorist groups have been arrested in a surprise operation in Fars province southwest of Iran, PR department of Fars intelligence office said Friday.

  • Francois Senemaud 2017-05-15 10:20

    French amb.:

    France’s new govt. fully respects Iran nuclear deal

    TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – French Ambassador to Tehran Francois Senemaud stressed that the new government of France, as one of the signatories to the Iran’s nuclear deal, will abide by its commitments under the agreement.

  • مصدومان حادثه واژگونی اتوبوس توریست های آلمانی در فارس 2017-05-02 11:00

    Injured German tourists in Marvdasht hospital

    MARVDASHT, May. 02 (MNA) – A bus carrying German tourists overturned on Monday afternoon en route Sa’adat Shar to Shiraz in Fars province. The injured tourists were immediately transferred to Shiraz and Marvdasht hospitals and are currently receiving medical treatment. Two tourists lost their lives unfortunately.

  • نشست خبری حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2017-04-20 17:29

    Rouhani unveils 12 defense achievements

    TEHRAN, Apr. 20 (MNA) – President Rouhani unveiled new radars manufactured by Iranian defense engineers during his tour of Fars province, .

  • گردشگران نوروزی در مسجد نصیر الملک و نارنجستان قوام شیراز 2017-04-03 18:06

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Nowruz tourists visit Qavam House, Nasir ol Molk Mosque

    SHIRAZ, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Traditional and historical places like Qavam House and Nasir ol Molk Mosque hosted hundreds of Iranians who gathered to celebrate Nowruz in Shiraz, Fars province.

  • حضور گردشگران در مجموعه ارگ کریم خان شیراز در ایام نوروز 2017-03-31 18:11

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Karimkhan Citadel in Shiraz shares Zand-era heritage

    SHIRAZ, Mar. 31 (MNA) – Karimkhan Arg (citadel) is a huge rampart, the administrative center of Karimkhan, the Zand ruler (1757- 99). Along with the rampart, Shiraz’s Pars Museum is a tourist attraction to the historical city with its many garden complexes.

  • گردشگران نوروزی در مجموعه میراث جهانی تخت جمشید 2017-03-25 12:41

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Persepolis hosts Nowruz tourists

    SHIRAZ, Mar. 25 (MNA) – UNESCO's World Heritage Site Persepolis hosts guests from across Iran and the world during the Nowruz holidays.

  • گردشگران نوروزی در مسجد وکیل شیراز 2017-03-24 11:59

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Nowruz tourists in Vakil Mosque of Shiraz

    SHIRAZ, Mar. 24 (MNA) – The Vakil Mosque is located in Shiraz, Fars province. It is a beautiful mosque built in mid 18th century by Karim Khan, Regent (Vakil) and the founder of Zand Dynasty.

  • مسابقات قهرمانی کشور و انتخابی تیم ملی اسکی در پیست فارس 2017-03-08 11:00

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Ski competitions in Pooladkaf ski resort

    SHIRAZ, Mar. 08 (MNA) – The competitions to select Iran's ski national team members was held in Pooladkaf ski resort, the second international ski resort of Iran located in the northwest of Fars province.

  • حافظیه 2017-02-28 15:34

    Fars province a frequent tourist destination for foreigners

    SHIRAZ, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Figures show Fars province in general and Shiraz in particular were destinations of about 350,000 foreign tourists in the first 9 months of the fiscal year beginning March 21 2016.

  • زنده شدن دریاچه مهارلو 2017-02-25 21:00

    By: Shiva Attaran

    Maharloo Lake revived

    SHIRAZ, Feb. 25 (MNA) – Maharloo Lake, one of the most beautiful natural attractions of Fars province, is revived due to recent rains in the country, attracting many during the weekend.

  •     2017-02-18 20:23

    Persepolis unscathed by flooding

    SHIRAZ, Feb. 18 (MNA) – Fars provincial Cultural Heritage Office has said Persepolis ancient relics has escaped possible damage by recent flooding which swept larger part of the province.

  • gas 2017-02-13 19:13

    NIOC discovers 13 new oil, gas fields

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – An NIOC official said 13 new oil and gas fields have been discovered which contain 6.5 billion barrels of oil and about 62 trillion cubic feet of gas.

  • گزارش الجزیره از تخت جمشید 2017-02-13 15:39

    Persepolis to be shorn of its lichens

    SHIRAZ, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Iranian, Italian, and Spanish scientists will participate in a project to remove lichens growing in surfaces of Persepolis.

  • ورود کاروان یوزپلنگ ایرانی به شیراز 2017-01-27 12:15

    By: Shiva Attaran

    Iranian cheetah caravan enters Shiraz

    SHIRAZ, Jan. 27 (MNA) – The Iranian cheetah caravan arrived in Shiraz, Fars province, yesterday. Its designer travels to different cities seeks to promote the protection of rare species.

  • زمین لرزه ۵.۱ ریشتری خنج استان فارس 2017-01-06 16:38

    By: Khademi, Nour Rahimzadeh

    5.1-Richter quake jolts Fars province

    KHONJ, Jan. 06 (MNA) – An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale has hit Iran’s southern city of Khonj in Fars Province, killing four people and injuring four others.

  • لرزه نگاری. زلزله 2017-01-06 13:00

    Earthquake takes 4 lives in south Iran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 06 (MNA) – An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale hit Khonj city in southern Iranian province of Fars leaving four people dead.

  • افتتاحیه ششمین جشنواره بین المللی شعر انقلاب 2016-12-27 14:46

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Intl. Festival of Revolutionary Poems kicks off in Shiraz

    SHIRAZ, Dec. 27 (MNA) – The 6th International Festival of Revolutionary Poems kicked off on Tuesday attended by poets in Tomb of Hafez, Shiraz, Fars province.