IBNA- leading Iranian writer Mahmoud Dowlatabadi says although the young people are mostly engaged in computer and Internet, he is unwilling to publish his books online, because the situation of digital books in Iran is chaotic.
IBNA- In a meeting on future markets of digital printing and the formations impact on future digital publishing, the member of the board of directors of Iran’s Digital Printing Union Amir Hossein Ghasemi said that Iran’s digital printing isn’t lagging behind the world.
IBNA- The first meeting of the policy-making council of the 15th Iran’s Festival of Print Industry was held attended by Seyyed Abbas Salehi, Deputy Culture Minister and a member of this council.
IBNA- The five-volume book ‘Kara English- Persian Dictionary-Encyclopedia’ compiled by the eminent Iranian author, translator and researcher Baha al-Din Khoramshahi will be unveiled at Arasbaran Cultural Center on Monday, May 25.
IBNA- The Secretariat of the Islamic Republic of Iran's Book of the Year Award issued a call for participation at the 33rd edition of this event.
IBNA- Theoretical and practical workshops on restoration of manuscripts attended by John Mumford from Britain and Sima Ma`danipour from Iran’s restorers of paper and books was held at the Cultural Heritage and Tourism Research Institute.
IBNA- Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to Iran Juliusz Jacek Gojło made a visit to the 28th Tehran international Book Fair (TIBF).
IBNA- The CEO of Iran’s Book House Majid Gholami Jaliseh said that compared to the previous editions, the 28th Tehran International book Fair (TIBF) is more well-organized and Iran's Book News Agency (IBNA) has a more influential role at this event.
IBNA- Iranian prominent literature critic, Abdol-Ali Dastgheib writes that the Book censors in our time actually are living in the 19th century and seems unaware of the progresses made in media technology.
IBNA- Attended by Ms. Anne Leer, Deputy Secretary-General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Fifth National Conference on literary, Artistic and Related Rights opened at Vahdat Hall today morning.
IBNA- In a meeting with the Chairman of the Russian State Library, Victor Fedorov, Reza Maleki, the Iranian Cultural Attaché to Moscow, talked about the future cooperation and the exchange of ideas.
IBNA- In the unveiling ceremony of ‘Miraas’(Heritage) Quarterly Review of Books, CEO of Iran’s Book House Institute Majid Gholami Jaliseh said that basically review is not equal to destroying and does not mean caviling.
IBNA- Executive Secretary of the 5th National Conference on the Intellectual and Artistic Property Right said that Ministry of Culture aims to generalize respect for the rights of authors, composers and artists.”
IBNA- Call for the 23rd Islamic Republic of Iran Book of the Year Awards in two categories of the Islamic studies and Iranian studies was issued.
IBNA- At a news conference, CEO of Iran’s Book House Majid Gholami Jaliseh and Managing Director of Iran’s Artists Forum Majid Sarsangi will sign a memorandum of understanding to promote book reading in the country.
IBNA- Deputy Culture Minister Abbas Salehi attended the meeting of Iran’s Book News Agency editorial today afternoon to congratulate the New Year saying that IBNA is stepping forward in covering book news and information.
IBNA- Spokesman of Iran’s Ministry of Culture Hossein Noushabadi said that those authors and artists authorized by this Ministry are exempted from taxation, and also can complete and submit timely tax return and enjoy the benefits.”
IBNA- Iran’s Culture Minister Ali Jannati said: “This year, the number of books show significant growth compared with the last, and of course most of these books are published for the first time.”
IBNA- Iran's Minister of Culture Ali Jannati says that his recent visit to Italy was paid on the invitation of the Italian Culture Minister Dario Franceschini to boost cultural cooperation between the two countries.
IBNA- In the meeting ‘A Look at Books of 93 in Media, and Praising Book Journalists’, Iran’s Book House CEO received journalists’ suggestions in the field of books and said that Experience has proven dependence on state supports has addicted publishing.