IBNA- At a meeting with members of the directors board of Qom Seminary’s Pen Association, Culture Minister Ali Jannati said that book reviews particularly on religious subjects are necessary to prevent the production of unoriginal faked books.
IBNA- The third meeting for observing the 29th Teheran International Book Fair (TIBF) was held at the Culture Ministry with a focus on the International section of Tehran Book Fair, on July 16.
IBNA- British writer and traveller Gertrude Bell who travelled to Iran in 1892 and later wrote ‘Persian Pictures’ and ‘Poems from the Divan of Hafiz’ was fascinated by the simple style of Iranian life.
IBNA- ‘The performance plans and challenges for Iran’s National Library and Archives was presented by the head of this entity Salehi Amiri on Sunday evening during a cabinet meeting chaired by President Hassan Rouhani.
IBNA- On the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, "The Summer Program of Tomorrow Book" began in the Iranian bookshops which have participated in this program and will continue for a month.
IBNA- In a message to mark the Pen Day, Iran’s Culture Minister Ali Jannati said that Pen Day has its roots in ancient history and culture of Iran, and Iranians praise the day and the literary and artistic figures.”
IBNA- A collection of selected stories at the first edition of Fereshteh Literature Award held in Tehran was released titled ‘Stories of the 1980s in Iran’ by Hermes Publications.
IBNA- Unveiling the first translation of the Holy Quran into Georgian and the book ‘Lifestyle in Nahj al-Balagha’ as well as a 50% sales discount are among the important news of the 24th Quran International Exhibition.
IBNA- In a seminar attended by the Iranian publication associations, CEO of the Book House Institute Majid Gholami Jaliseh said that so far, over 500 bookstores in 31 provinces have enrolled in “Summer Book Program”.
IBNA- Iranian Cultural Fairs Institute released the call for the Iranian publishers’ participation at 2016 Frankfurt Book Fair (FBF)and attending the national stand of Iran in this event issued.
IBNA- Federal Agency for Print and Mass Communications of Russia sent a letter of appreciation to Deputy Culture Minister for Iran’s efforts in organizing the Russian delegation as the Guest of Honor at the 29thTehran International Book Fair.
IBNA- At a meeting with Iran’s National Library Director, President of Vatican’s Pontifical Council for the Family, said: “I believe Iran’s National Library, with its existing books, constitutes one of the pillars of the global culture.”
IBNA- In the opening ceremony of the 24th International Quran Exhibition, Culture Minister Ali Jannati said that the holy Quran offers remedies for the different maladies of human society.
IBNA- Director of Iraq’s National Library, Book Center and archives Ala’a Abu al-met Gholam Reza Abazari, Iran’s Cultural attaché to Iraq asking for cooperation to preserve and keep the historical documents of his country.
IBNA- Referring to the ancient civilizations of Iran and China, Director of the Iran’s National Library Seyyed Reza Salehi Amiri proposed that Silk Road Expo 2017 to be held in Tehran.
IBNA- The ideas and works of the prominent American architect Louis Khan will be considered in the book ‘Prescence and Emergance’ by the Iranian expert Mahdi Hojat at the Book City Institute in Tehran.
IBNA- Deputy Culture Minister Seyyed Abbas Salehi expressed his condolences over the sad demise of the Iranian poet of Revolution Hamid Sabzevari.
IBNA- Development of small libraries in disadvantaged areas which is among the activities of Iran’s House of Librarian for Children and Young Adults and promoting reading, won Sharjah IBBY Fund to support the development of reading.
IBNA- Iran’s National Library and Archives Organization and the National Archives Organization of China signed a memorandum of understanding to enhance mutual interaction and cooperation, including the exchange cultural and scientific documents.
IBNA- Titled “The Glorious Values in Hossein’s Uprising and its Role in Human Evaluation”, Imam Hossein (AS) International Conference will be held in Iraq.