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Storytellers bringing delight to children in Tehran

Storytellers bringing delight to children in Tehran

TEHRAN – Narrators from Iran and other countries will delight children in Tehran as the International Storytelling Festival opens today at several venues across the city.

Culture minister urges media to promote hope and vitality in society

Culture minister urges media to promote hope and vitality in society

Iranian Culture Minister Seyyed Abbas Salehi called on the media to “raise hope’ and “increase vitality” in society.

Iran allocates $600m to develop rural crafts, tourism

Iran allocates $600m to develop rural crafts, tourism

TEHRAN – The Iranian administration has approved a bill allocating 24 trillion rials (some $600 million) to empowering rural areas and small towns in arenas of handicraft-associated jobs, ecotourism and hospitality industry.

Literacy is a right and a means of gaining other rights

Literacy is a right and a means of gaining other rights

TEHRAN — Literacy, a benchmark for social and economic progress, is a right and a channel for achieving other rights.

Iran Establishes Special Parliament for Women

Iran Establishes Special Parliament for Women

A top Iranian official has underlined women’s key role in decision making processes, saying the formation of “Women’s Parliament” in Khorasan Razavi province is a significant change in this regard.

Iranian woman appointed first ever no. 2 at Oil Ministry

Iranian woman appointed first ever no. 2 at Oil Ministry

– A woman was appointed on Sunday as Iran's Petroleum Minister first deputy for the first time in the history of the country's oil industry.

Iranian woman becomes ISO member

Iranian woman becomes ISO member

Iranian woman Mojdeh Tabari became member of the board of directors of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).

Parliament's women faction in talks with Irish Senate delegation

Parliament's women faction in talks with Irish Senate delegation

 A number of Iranian parliament's female lawmakers discussed mutual cooperation and parliamentary relations with Irish Senate delegation.