Qeshm Island



  • حسن قشقاوی 2018-01-11 16:42

    Visa-free travel to Qeshm island of Iran opened

    TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (MNA) – According to Iranian deputy foreign minister, the nationals of 180 countries can travel to Iranian southern island of Qeshm with no need to apply for visa prior to their travel.

  • قشم 2017-11-27 10:10

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Iran's beautiful Qeshm Island

    TEHRAN, Nov. 27 (MNA) – Located between the opening of the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz, Qeshm Island is Iran's second free trade zone and a unique tourism hub. Qeshm has semi-equatorial climate and is hot and humid most of the year. The island experiences pleasant falls, mild winters and springs, and very hot summers.

  • صید ماهی و میگو در جزیره قشم 2017-10-14 14:35

    By: Asghar Besharati

    Shrimp fishing in Qeshm Island

    QESHM ISLAND, Oct. 14 (MNA) – Hormozgan province in southern Iran is one of the pillars of the country's shrimp production and has a high capacity of shrimp cultivation.

  • mo 2017-08-29 10:41

    Qeshm airport to offer services to passing flights

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – Qeshm Free Trade Zone and Ouj Fuel Supply and Airport Services Company Ali Harandi inked an MoU to supply fuel to domestic and foreign flights at Qeshm International Airport.

  • جشن نوروز صياد 2017-07-26 12:35

    By: Asghar Besharati

    Nowruz-e Sayyad day in Qeshm

    QESHM, Jul. 26 (MNA) – Annually on July 19 in Selakh rural district of Qeshm Island, fishermen celebrate Nowruz-e Sayyad day, meaning the Fisher’s New Year, which is one of the oldest Iranian traditions.

  • Qeshm Island Geopark 2017-05-06 09:52

    Qeshm Island becomes UNESCO Global Geopark

    TEHRAN, May 06 (MNA) – Qeshm Island was granted designation of UNESCO Global Geopark at the 21st session of UNESCO Executive Board on May 05.

  • جشنواره بین المللی خلیج فارس 2017-04-30 16:13

    By: Asghar Besharati

    Persian Gulf Intl. Festival

    QESHM ISLAND, Apr. 30 (MNA) – The closing ceremony for the seventh Persian Gulf International Festival was held in Qeshm Island on Saturday in the presence of the Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi Amiri.

  • اولین دوره مسابقات قایق های چوبی (هوری) در اسکله جنگل حرای سهیلی قشم 2017-03-12 14:45


    Houri boat tournament in Qeshm

    QESHM, Mar. 12 (MNA) – The first tournament of wooden boats called Houri, was held in Mangrove forests of Qeshm in Hormozgan province, attended by artists and those interested in nature, tourism, culture and indigenous traditions.

  • جزیره هنگام 2017-03-11 13:08

    Hengam Island of Persian Gulf

    HENGAM, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Hengam Island is a beautiful Iranian island located south of Qeshm Island in Hormozgan province, the Persian Gulf. .

  • کشتیرانی جمهوری اسلامی 2017-01-28 10:02

    Bunkering unit begins operation in Qeshm

    TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) – The first phase of a bunkering facility came on stream in Salakh district of Qeshm Island in the Persian Gulf.

  •     2016-09-21 12:34

    Paleolithic relics uncovered in Qeshm Island

    QESHM, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Excavation work on demarcation of historical cave of Khorbas in Qeshm Island has come across relics of mid-Paleolithic, stone work architecture, and late Islamic-era pottery.

  • جزایر ناز قشم 2016-08-03 13:58

    UNESCO to approve Qeshm Geopark for Heritage Site

    QESHM, Aug. 03 (MNA) – UNESCO officials will arrived in Qeshm Island to examine the credentials the island authorities have provided as supporting documents for the island’s Geopark to be registered in World Heritage Site.

  • ورود نخستین کشتی مسافری مسیر دریایی بندر خصب عمان به قشم 2016-07-30 10:21

    Qeshm-Oman passenger, trade line begins operation

    TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) – A shipping line for civil and commercial purposes has been opened between Iran’s Qeshm island and Oman.

  • ورود نخستین کشتی مسافری مسیر دریایی بندر خصب عمان به قشم 2016-07-28 18:41

    Qeshm receives first passenger cruise from Oman’s Khasab

    QESHM, Jul. 28 (MNA) – The first ever passenger cruise ship has arrived in Qeshm waters from Oman’s Khasab port city, bringing 66 passengers on-board and has been officially welcomed by local government officials.

  • امری کاظمی ژئوپارک 2016-07-19 22:25

    UNESCO letter gives Iran prestigious seat

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – A letter by UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova has communicated winning by an Iranian of a global geo-parks council seat.

  • Qeshm-news-(2).jpg 2016-07-09 13:25

    Oldest human settlement uncovered in Persian Gulf

    QESHM, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Archaeological excavations have uncovered mid-Paleolithic stone tools in Qeshm Island.

  •   2016-04-06 19:00

    World’s 2nd trimaran built in Qeshm Island

    QESHM, Apr. 06 (MNA) – Trimaran is a multi-hull boat that comprises a main hull and two smaller outrigger hulls (or "floats") which are attached to the main hull with lateral beams.

  •   2016-04-05 20:47

    Qeshm Island hosts consortium on tourism

    QESHM, Apr. 05 (MNA) – Managing Director of Qeshm Free Zone has said the island has hosted a consortium on tourism with five countries of Russia, China, Italy, France, and Germany participating.

  • جزیره قشم 2016-02-23 09:08

    Qeshm Island in pictures

    QESHM, Feb. 23 (MNA) – The largest island of the Persian Gulf, Qeshm is also the largest nonindependent territory on earth located in highly strategic position. During Sassanid rule (224-651 AD), the island was named ‘Abarkavan.’

  • مسابقات جام جهانی فوتبال هنرمندان 2016-02-16 13:36

    World Artists 7-Man Football Match;

    Iran trounces Japan 7-nil

    TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (MNA) – Iranian athletes at the 2nd World Artists 7-Man Football Match managed to obtain a 7-nil victory over Japanese rivals.

  • قشم ایر 2016-02-09 16:27

    Qeshm-Muscat flight path to be launched

    TEHRAN, Feb. 09 (MNA) – Qeshm Air CEO has announced the plan to launch Qeshm-Muscat flight path upon the arrival of new aircraft.

  • oil 2016-01-30 09:42

    Iran extracts top-quality oil

    TEHRAN, Jan. 30 (MNA) – A senior Iranian oil official has announced the production of the world’s highest quality oil from a newly drilled Iranian well in the Persian Gulf.

  • طبیعت جزیره کیش 2015-12-22 11:15

    By: Mehrnaz Zendegi

    Youngest photographer shots biggest island

    QESHM, Dec. 22 (MNA) – Iranian young photographer Mehrnaz Zendegi took the pictures of Qeshm attractions, the world's biggest non-independent island.

  • چهارمین دوره مسابقات اتومبیل رانی در قشم 2015-12-06 15:05

    By: Asghar Besharati

    Auto racing in Qeshm

    QESHM, Dec. 06 (MNA) – Iran’s car racing Championship took place on Friday in Qeshm Island in the Strait of Hormuz, Persian Gulf.

  • صید میگو در جزیره قشم 2015-10-13 14:53

    By: Asghar Besharati

    Shrimp fishing in Qeshm Island

    QESHM, Oct. 13 (MNA) – Hormozgan province in southern Iran is one of the pillars of the country's shrimp production and has a high capacity of shrimp cultivation.