Mehrdad Raeesi told IRNA that it mostly included traditional jewelry items, adding that they were mostly exported to Turkey, Iraq, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), France and Germany. The province has 12,000 handicraft artists who work in 52 fields, including carpet, kilim, giveh (kind of shoes), etc.
It has been years that women in villages on the outskirts of the city of Shahdad in the southeastern Iranian province of Kerman have not only kept alive the forgotten local handicraft, but also contributed to the restoration and renovation of qanats (subterranean aqueducts) in the locality many of which have been registered on the List of National Heritage Sites. The group called “Gojino” brings together more than 150 women villagers, whose skills in making handicrafts have elevated the status of women there. At the same time, part of the revenues from handicrafts sales goes to theRead More
Tehran museums cut working hours due to Coronavirus Reduced hours of capital museums The director of the museums department announced the reduction of the working hours of the museums of the capital and said: According to the order of the governor, all the museums in Tehran will be active until 9:00. Tehran Palace Museums are on sale from 9am to 8pm Mohammad Reza Kargar stated: According to the Tehran governor’s circular to reduce the working hours of offices in the capital, active museums in Tehran will continue to operate untilRead More
Kashmir’s business community sends out SOS on ‘Sea of Debt and Destruction’ The middle sea of debt and demolition Kashmir’s business community including traders, hoteliers, silk producers, artisans, fruit associations and other trade and commerce bodies have sent out an SOS in a full-page ad published on Wednesday in several local dailies.The Kashmir’s is a SOS message emphasises that the “ill-fated trade, tourism, horticulture, agriculture, handicrafts, commerce and industrial community of Kain the middle of the sea of debt and destruction”.
Minister calls for ECO member states to issue joint visas Increasing tourism between Iran and Tajikistan Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts noted that given the wide cultural commonalities between Iran and Tajikistan, tourism relations between the two countries should be at the highest level. Extensive cultural exchange between Iran and Tajikistan During a meeting with Tajikistan’s Ambassador to Iran Nizamuddin Zahedi, Ali Asghar Mounesan stated that there were widespread cultural exchanges between Iran and Tajikistan. Tourism relations between the two countries should be at the highest level. CreatingRead More