Iran Travel Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Park embraces Muslim culture to befriend IranRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Throughout her three-day state visit to Iran, President Park Geun-hye has been seen wearing a headscarf in public, abiding by the dress code required of Muslim women in the region. Through her attire, the state leader displayed her diplomatic amity toward the sanction-freed Islamic country where South Korea is hoping to gain new growth momentum for its stalled economy.

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  2. Iran's strategy: approach Turkey in a positive wayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Today.Az

    Despite many disagreements on regional developments, Iran' s strategy is to approach Turkey with as much positive outlook as possible, Foreign Ministry's Spokesman Hossein Jaberi Ansari at a press conference in Tehran, Trend's correspondent reported. Ansari said on May 2 that Iran hopes the two countries manage disagreements, come up with the most beneficial arrangements for both sides and help resolve regional conflicts.

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  3. Team Illuminate will be first US squad in Tour of IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Cycling News

    Team Illuminate will continue overseas racing with a May trip to the Tour d'Azerbaidjan and the Tour of Iran, where they will be the first US team to compete. Tour d'Azerbaidjan, which takes place May 4-8, is a four-day 2.1 race on the UCI Europe Tour, while the Tour of Iran from May 13-18 is a six-day 2.1 race on the UCI Asia Tour.

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  4. Turkish Airlines 'closing 10 pct gap from Russia with new routes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkish Airlines has seen a 10 percent drop in demand on some Russian and southern European routes but was betting on improved demand from new markets to keep its year-end passenger target, said a senior executive. Tourist arrivals to Turkey have taken a beating following a spate of bomb attacks this year, including two in Istanbul, usually the country's biggest tourist draw.

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  5. Iran summons Swiss ambassador over US Supreme Court rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Iranian state TV is reporting that the country's foreign ministry has summoned Switzerland's ambassador to Tehran over a recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court against Iran. The Tuesday report says the Swiss ambassador was summoned over a U.S. Supreme Court decision to permit the families of victims of a 1983 bombing in Lebanon and other attacks linked to Iran to collect nearly $2 billion of frozen funds from Iran.

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  6. Warwickshire teenager takes on 10,000-mile Silk Road cycleRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Warwick Courier

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Fierce heat, perishing cold and 4,500m-high mountains are among the challenges a Berkeswell teenager is preparing to face on a gruelling 10,000km cycling challenge.

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  7. the Wrong Man at the Wrong Place at the Wrong Time:Read the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | BrothersJudd Blog

    Three times in the past five months, carefully negotiated secret settlements had been ditched by the inscrutable Iranian mullahs, and the administration had been made to look more foolish each time. Approval ratings had nose-dived, and even stalwart friends of the administration were demanding action.

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  8. Why business travellers forget their manners when abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | The Economist

    DO PEOPLE become less considerate when they travel for business? Gulliver was mulling over this recently, after he was phoned by the PA of someone who was travelling to London and wanted to arrange a meeting. He would like to meet you at your offices at 6pm on Thursday, announced the assistant.

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  9. Bombardier Explores New Airline Project in Post-Sanctions IranRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Bombardier Inc. discussed prospects for a new airline in Iran as companies look to get a share of the country's largely untapped aviation market after economic sanctions were lifted three months ago. Officials from the country's Qeshm Free Zone held talks in Tehran with Pierre Beaudoin, executive chairman of Bombardier's board, on a project to set up an airline in the southern Qeshm island, according to a spokesman for the free zone.

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  10. Bombardier in talks to supply new airline in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    A Bombardier C-Series aircraft is displayed at the Singapore Airshow at Changi Exhibition Center February 18, 2016. A Bombardier C-Series aircraft is displayed at the Singapore Airshow at Changi Exhibition Center February 18, 2016.

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  11. Bombardier Sees Opportunity in Iran's Untapped Tourism PotentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Skift

    Bombardier Inc. discussed prospects for a new airline in Iran as companies look to get a share of the country's largely untapped aviation market after economic sanctions were lifted three months ago. Officials from the country's Qeshm Free Zone held talks in Tehran with Pierre Beaudoin, executive chairman of Bombardier's board, on a project to set up an airline in the southern Qeshm island, according to a spokesman for the free zone.

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  12. Iran: tempting fruit just out of reach, for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    With a young, well-educated population, a high-yielding stock market and plans afoot for major improvements in outdated oil production facilities and infrastructure, Iran would appear to be a good prospect for serious Canadian investors. The recent lifting of economic sanctions brought predictions of a bonanza for those who want to get in on the ground floor.

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  13. UNHCR Assistant High Commissioner George Okoth-Obbo Commends Iran on...Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Visiting the Islamic Republic of Iran as part of his tour to the region to review the situation of Afghan refugees, UNHCR Assistant High Commissioner for Operations, Mr George Okoth-Obbo commended Iran for its generosity and exemplarily role in relation to refugees. He noted UNHCR's commitment to continue and further enhance its support towards Iran.

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  14. Melia pioneers in Iran with signing of first property.Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | 4 Hoteliers

    Melia Hotels International has announced its first hotel in Iran, a country which until recently was 'closed' to international relations. The positive news of the lifting of international sanctions was followed a few weeks ago by the signature of an agreement to manage the future Gran Meli Ghoo, which will also become the first international five-star hotel in Iran.

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  15. LETTER: Wounded Warrior or SOWF?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    When the U.S. Embassy in Tehran was overrun by Iranian militants in 1979, Ross Perot publicly stated he would guarantee the education of any children orphaned as a result of a military mission to rescue the hostages.

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  16. Iran high on agenda of Obama, Saudi King meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Riyadh on Wednesday, April 20 to meet Saudi Arabia's King Salman ahead of a summit with other Gulf Arab leaders on Thursday and with regional tensions with Iran likely to be high on the agenda, Reuters reports. Obama comes to the world's top oil exporter for a fourth and likely last time as president hoping to reassure it and other Gulf allies of Washington's commitment to their security, and to seek ways to reduce sectarian tensions in the region.

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  17. Iranian director Rokhsareh Ghaemmaghami slams Immigration after visa stuff-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Sonita filmmaker Rokhsareh Ghaemmaghami says there should be no borders for artists after she was initially denied entry to New Zealand. The Iranian filmmaker who was denied access to New Zealand says it was because she is unmarried and without children.

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  18. Grievances of Indian community to be taken up with Iran: Sushma SwarajRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | DNA India

    Swaraj, during a gathering at the Iranian gurudwara, said that the Indian government will look after all the difficulties faced by the Indian community in Iran. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday assured the Indian community in Iran that their problems and grievances would be taken up with the Iranian authorities and complemented their contribution to the oil-rich Persian Gulf nation.

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  19. Iran political prisoner Arzhang Davoodi decries Mogherini's Tehran tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Iran Liberty

    Iranian political prisoner Arzhang Davoodi has sent an open letter from behind bars to the European Union's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini decrying her trip on Saturday to Tehran in a bid to reestablish economic ties with the regime. Mr. Davoodi is incarcerated in the notorious Gohardasht Prison in Karaj, north-west of Tehran.

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  20. Turkey, Iran keen to boost wide-ranging economic tiesRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    ANKARA, April 16, 2016 -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and visiting Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hold a joint press conference in the Turkish capital of Ankara, April 16, 2016. Turkey and Iran on Saturday pledged to boost ties after the lifting of most international sanctions on Tehran, as the presidents of both countries chaired a strategic cooperation council aimed at improving bilateral relationship.

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