Iranian Tourism Digest

By The Travel Marketing Store | A collection of the top travel and tourism stories and insights covering the dynamic and fast changing Iranian Tourism market.

World’s biggest tour group investing in Iran

<b>Germany’s TUI Group, the largest leisure, travel and tourism company in the world, is interested in investment in Iran which is being billed as the</b> …

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AFC Futsal Player of the Year 2016: Iran’s Hasanzadeh<p>Islamic Republic of Iran’s Aliasghar Hasanzadeh was named the AFC Futsal Player of the Year for …

CAPA Iran Aviation Summit: The not-to-be-missed event of 2016

<b>(Tehran, 2 October 2015)</b> CAPA – Centre for Aviation, the leading global provider of aviation research, data and analysis, is excited to announce a …

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French firms in talks to build second terminal at Iran’s Imam Khomeini Airport

The Iranian Government is reportedly in talks with French industrial group Bouygues and Aéroports de Paris over possible participation in the …

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Iran ‘hidden treasure’ draws intl. attention

<b>Iran has hammered out an investment package worth $25 billion to revitalize its tourism which has been under the shadow of its sprawling petroleum</b> …

Germany, Austria to hold Iran’s history exhibition

Director General of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) for Museum Affairs Mohammad Reza Kargar reported on …

France welcomes Iran's accession to WTO

<b>Matthias Fekl, the French Secretary of State for Foreign Trade and Tourism Development, has said that his country supports Iran's accession to the</b> …

Tourists to live Iran life with new service

<b>Switzerland’s OrientStay has launched an Airbnb-style accommodation service in Iran for people to list, find, and rent lodging at a time when the</b> …

Iran, Austria sign new tourist train deal

A new tourist train will soon run between Iran and Austria following the recent signing of an agreement with an Austrian firm, said a report.<p>The …

Accor becomes first hotel operator to enter Iran in 35 years

France’s Accor Hotels will become the first international hotel operator to enter Iran in 35 years as it banks on the easing of sanctions.<p>It will …

French hotel chains open in Iran as nation braces for wave of tourists

Accor group brings Ibis and Novotel brands to Tehran as travel agents prepare for rush of visitors wanting to see country after 30 years in diplomatic exile<p>French leisure group Accor is to open two hotels in Iran, in one of the first moves by international operators into an expected tourism boom in …

Iran Sees $30 Billion From Future Tourism

The deal struck between Iran and six world powers over its nuclear program should see sanctions against the country beginning to ease by next year – …

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Iran on the way to turn tourism into industry: official

TEHRAN – Iran’s tourism is on the way to turn into an industry, the deputy director for development affairs of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Tourism and …

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Iran seeks to apply Spanish experience to promote tourism

Iran wants to use Spain’s expertise to promote tourism, said Mohsen Jalalpour, Head of Iran's Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and …

Will The Iran Deal Boost Foreign Investment In Iran?

This week, President Obama was able to secure enough support in Congress to ensure that his nuclear deal with Iran would not fail.<p>The accord received …

Spain sending high-level business delegation to Iran

Spain is sending a high-level government and business delegation to Iran next week, joining other countries drawn to Tehran by the possibility of lucrative opportunities that could be unlocked by a nuclear deal.<p>Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo, Public Works Minister Ana Pastor and …

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Isfahan, Tabriz registered as world cities of handicraft, carpet

TEHRAN — World Crafts Council (WCC) has announced that Isfahan and Tabriz were registered as global cities of handicraft and carpet following the …

Iran to attend 2016 FITUR, 2015 MATTA tourism fairs

Director of Touring & Automobile Club of Iran Ebadreza Eslami said the country is scheduled to attend the 36th edition of FITUR, the International …

The Travel Marketing Store On Tour In Iran

Over the last few days Duncan from The Travel Marketing Store has been taking part in a four city conference tour on Digital Marketing in Tourism in …

10 ideas for adventurous holidays in Iran

As the British embassy in Tehran reopens and travel restrictions are lifted, tour operators are gearing up to show visitors Iran’s natural and man-made glories<p>With the reciprocal reopenings of the Iranian Embassy in London and the British embassy in Tehran, and the Foreign Office no longer advising …

5th Internet Marketing & Tourism Industry Conference

News on the Fifth International Conference on Internet Marketing & Tourism Industry Conference<p>International conference on Internet Marketing & …

TripAdvisor will offer a million dollar digital marketing campaign to PATA CEO Challenge winners

Emerging tourism destinations have an unprecedented opportunity to boost their digital marketing campaigns, thanks to a collaborative venture between …

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Iran to relax visa requirements amid tourism boom

Tour bus driver Rasoul Mousavi has been seeing less and less of his wife this month. Mousavi says a sharp increase in tourists has kept him so busy that for four nights in a row he did something his wife doesn't like very much -- he showed up late for dinner.<p>"My wife isn't very happy but during the …

Tourists can now enjoy extended visits to Iran

TEHRAN – In an attempt to attract more tourists, Iran’s on-arrival visa validity has been extended from 14 days to 30 days, the director of Iran’s …

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Eight ways Iran might surprise you

A van emblazoned with the slogan ‘Iran is great’ recently caused a security alert in London. It was the property of an eccentric family who know, just like I do, how wonderful the country is<p>At 1pm last Monday afternoon, a large van was left parked outside the Science Museum in central London. …

Iranian cities to host conference on internet marketing, tourism

TEHRAN – Tehran’s Milad Tower will host the 5th edition of Internet Marketing and Tourism Industry Conference on August 31.<p>The conference will also …

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