Markazi Province



  • برداشت زعفران در اراک 2017-10-29 15:46

    By: Fatemeh Abedi

    Saffron harvest in Arak

    ARAK, Oct. 29 (MNA) – Farmers start harvesting Saffron in Markazi province.

  • Alstom 2017-09-05 19:03

    France's Alstom to sink €1.2bn into Iranian rail industry

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Alstom Rail transport company of France has announced the plan to invest 1.2 billion euros in Arak Pars Wagon by finance.

  • مسابقات شطرنج غرب آسیا 2017-08-29 11:19

    Iran hosts frist ‘Aftab’ chess tournament

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – The first Aftab Cup Open International Chess Tournament got underway in the Iranian city of Khomeyn on Tuesday morning.

  • بارش شدید برف در اراک 2017-02-14 11:35

    By: Fatemeh Abedi

    Arak under snow

    TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (MNA) – Heavy snow has whitened Arak in Markazi province, giving special effects to its nature.

  • روحانی 2016-10-24 18:26


    Fighting terrorism ‘only a political show' for hegemonic powers

    KHOMEIN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has criticized great powers as merely playing with the idea of fighting terrorism for their own end which he believed was ‘a political show.’

  • حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2016-10-24 13:30


    Imam Khomeini ‘promoted religious democracy’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – Iran's Hassan Rouhani has told people in Khomein a firm belief in independence, freedom, and Islamic Republic constituted the nature of being ‘revolutionary.’

  • سی و دومین سفر استانی هیات دولت به اراک 2016-10-23 14:40

    President Rouhani:

    Global contest for investing in Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the government has made great efforts to open the chain of sanctions from hands and feet of the country's economy and to create the conditions for trade and interaction with the world.

  • آغاز سی و دومین سفر استانی هیات دولت 2016-10-23 10:54

    Pres. Rouhani in Arak on provincial tour

    ARAK, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Iranian president Hassan Rouhani arrived in Arak, Markazi province, on Sunday as part of his provincial tours across the country.

  • رونمایی ازاسکلت۷۵۰۰ساله شازند 2016-09-28 15:10

    By: Fatemeh Abedi

    7,500-year-old skeleton unveiled in Shazand

    ARAK, Sep. 28 (MNA) – The 7,500-year-old skeleton of an adult man discovered in Shazand in central Iran was unveiled today on the third day of Tourism Week, in Chahar-Fasl Museum of Arak, Markazi province.

  • همایش زیبایی، رژه و سوارکاری اسب در اراک 2016-09-25 12:48

    By: Tirdad Kadkhoda

    Horse beauty, riding contest in Arak

    SORKHEH KOOH, Sep. 25 (MNA) – Horse beauty and riding contest was held in Sorkheh Kooh in Arak, Markazi province.

  • نمایشگاه سوغات و صنایع دستی ب 2016-09-08 16:37

    By: Arash Sahranavard

    Craft, cuisine, souvenir festival in Delijan

    DELIJAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) – Exhibitors from seven provinces of Iran showcase their hometown’s specialties in a festival of craft, cuisine, and souvenir in Delijan city of Markazi Province in Iran.

  • photo_2016-07-05_14-28-06.jpg 2016-07-05 14:56

    Arak to host 3 prestigious intl. exhibitions simultaneously

    ARAK, Jul. 05 (MNA) – The First Intl. Exhibition of Aluminum Industry will be held in Arak, Markazi Province, concurrent with exhibition of rail and building industries.

  • آغاز به کار نخستین آکادمی ورزش فوتبال استان مرکزی 2016-06-15 11:45

    By: Arash Sahranavard

    Arak junior football academy

    ARAK, Jun. 15 (MNA) – The first junior football academy of Markazi province was opened in Arak on Tuesday having Arak Aluminum Sport and Culture Club as the lead sponsor.

  • تهیه شیرینی ماه مبارک رمضان 2016-06-12 12:52

    By: Fatemeh Abedi

    Iranian women prepare Gushfil in Ramadan

    TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) – Goshfil is a traditional sweet cooked more during Ramadan in different cities of Iran. In these photos women in Arak, Markazi province, prepare these sweets at home for the fast people.

  • اولین جشنواره خیریه افطار در اراک 2016-06-11 09:48

    By: Arash Sahranavard

    Charity festival of Iftar in Arak

    ARAK, Jun. 11 (MNA) – The first charity festival of Iftar in Ramadan was held on Thursday to benefit MS patients at Mafakher Museum of Arak in Markazi province.

  • پناهگاه حیات اراک 2016-05-23 16:09

    By: Tirdad Kadkhoda Shafi'

    Hayat Animal Sanctuary

    ARAK, May 23 (MNA) – Hayat Animal Sanctuary is the first place in Arak, Markazi province, for vaccination and treatment of homeless animals.

  • برداشت گل محمدی و گلاب گیری 2016-05-23 14:06

    By: Fatemeh Abedi

    Rose harvest

    ARAK, May 23 (MNA) – Markazi province with large fields of flowers and medicinal herbs is one of the manufacturers of herbal extracts in Iran.

  • مسابقات اتومبیلرانی اسلالوم 2016-05-07 14:52

    By: Arash Sahranavard

    Auto Slalom in Arak

    TEHRAN, May 07 (MNA) – Auto Slalom (Sometimes known as AutoCross or Solo II) was held in Arak, Markazi province on Friday.

  • مراسم افتتاح چهاردهمین نمایشگاه گل محلات 2016-04-27 09:00

    By: Hamid Reza Zahedi

    Mahallat Flora Fair opens

    TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – Opening ceremony of 14th flowers and plants exhibition of Mahallat was held on Tuesday. Mahallat, a city in Markazi province, is famous for its large flower gardens. The city has been identified as Iran’s capital of flowers.

  • پیست اسکی شازند 2016-01-30 20:41

    By: Mehdi Bakhshi

    Shazand ski resort

    SHAZAND, Jan. 30 (MNA) – Shazand ski resort, in Markazi province, hosts many skiers during winter days.

  • بارش برف در اراک 2015-12-16 12:05

    By: Aryan Nasrollahi

    Snow covers Arak, Sanandaj

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Following the reduced temperature, autumn snow covered Arak in Markazi Province and Sanandaj in Kurdistan Province.

  • نمایشگاه دستبافته های ایلیاتی  کشور 2015-11-14 11:32

    By: Arash Sahranavard

    Exhibition of tribal hand-woven rugs in Arak

    ARAK, Nov. 14 (MNA) – An exhibition of rugs woven by tribal people was held in Arak, the capital of Markazi Province. More than 150 items from Hamedan, Kurdistan and Markazi which were aged between 30 and 70 years were displayed.

  • قدیمی ترین عتیقه فروشی در اراک 2015-11-12 10:41

    By: Arash Sahranavard

    The oldest antique shop in Arak

    ARAK, Nov. 11 (MNA) – Hossein Sotoudeh owns the oldest antique shop in Arak, Markazi province. At the age of 80, he still sits in his shop and reminds the forgotten memories of the people.

  • روز استانی درنا در تالاب میقان استان مرکزی 2015-11-07 16:24

    By: Arash Sahranavard

    Crane’s Day in Meyghan wetland

    MAYAGHAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – Since Meyghan wetland of Markazi province, hosts cranes during winter, November 6 is called the Provincial Crane’s Day during which people go to the wetland and feed the cranes.

  • جشنواره گلهای داوودی محلات 2015-11-01 09:05

    By: Mohammad Bagher Shahbazi

    Daisy Festival in Mahalat

    MAHALAT, Nov. 01 (MNA) – Daisy Festival offers more than 600 varieties of flowers to the interested visitors in Mahalt, Markazi province.

  • همایش رژه اسب در اراک 2015-09-19 13:33

    By: Arash Sahranavard

    Dressage show

    ARAK, Sep. 19 (MNA) – Riders gathered in Sorkheh mountainous area of Markazi Province to present their abilities of horse training.

  •  سیزدهمین نمایشگاه گل محلات 2015-09-17 15:25

    By: Mohammad Bagher Shahbazi

    Mahallat Flora Fair

    Mahallat, Sep. 17 (MNA) – 13th Flora Fair of Mahallat was launched on Tuesday and will continue for a week.

  • flower 2015-09-08 12:24

    Foreign officials to attend Mahallat Flora Fair

    TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) – Mahallat, a city in Iran’s Markazi province, will hold the 13th flowers and plants exhibition which will be attended by the Dutch ambassador as well as 11 economic attaches of foreign embassies.

  • مسابقات موتورکراس قهرمانی کشور در اراک 2015-08-08 15:29

    By: Arash Sahranavard

    Iran motorcross championship

    TEHRAN, Aug. 08 (MNA) – First edition of Iran’s motorcross championship was held in Arak, Markazi Province. The tournament ended by introducing Tehran and Markazi provinces as first and second, respectively.

  • غار چال‌نخجیر 2015-07-31 11:20

    By: Aaliyeh Sa’adatpour

    Chal-Nakhjir cave

    ARAK, Jul. 31 (MNA) – Known for its exceptional white dolomite sediments, the amazing cave was discovered in 1989. It is estimated that the cave was created about 70 million years ago.