IBNA- Visiting the 56th Bologna Children Book Fair (BCBF), Deputy Culture Minister Mohsen Javadi stated that his organization will help Iranian writers and illustrators to attend the next audition of BCBF.
IBNA- Visiting the 25th Tehran’s International Printing and Packaging Exhibition, Chairman of the Union of Iraqi Kurdistan Publishers said that the major part of Iraqi Kurdistan books is printed in Iran and Turkey.
IBNA- Representative of the American Pathfinder Press, Connie Allen said in Mashhad Book Fair that unlike the two governments, people of Iran and the U.S. have no dispute as it’s evident in this fair.
IBNA- Executive director of Office of Promotion of Islamic Culture said that the English and Arabic translations of the book ‘Spiritual Provisions for Arba’een’ were distributed among the pilgrims of the Holy Shi'ite shrines.
IBNA- Director of the Grant Plan in the Ministry of Culture who attended the 70th Frankfurt Book Fair said that a German publisher has expressed interest in reproducing ancient Persian manuscripts.
IBNA- Frankfurt Book Fair hosted the meetings between Iranian representatives and six European and Asian private publishers leading to cooperation on translation and publication of Iranian books within the framework of the Grant plan.
IBNA- Director of Iranian Paidayesh Publishing announced his participation in Frankfurt Book Fair stressing that attending such events has remarkably boosted the standards of his books in terms of choosing subjects, illustration and layout.
IBNA- Executive secretary of the Grant Plan Department in Iran’s Culture Ministry announced that the unit of financial supports given by the department will shift from US dollar to euro as an incentive for foreign publishers.