IBNA- Iran’s National Institute of Oceanography and Atmospheric Sciences, and the University of the Persian Gulf signed a cooperation agreement to develop research and training in fields related to marine and oceanographic science and technology.
IBNA- The author Ma’soumeh Ramhormozi, who has books on the Iranian Sacred Defense works, gave more details about her fourth day at Frankfurt Book Fair introducing Iranian literature in global scene.
IBNA- A faculty member of Isfahan University gave details about the translation and publication of the 28-volume set ‘Braunwald 2015’on heart diseases.
IBNA- Head of Tehran’s Union of Publishers and Booksellers Mahmoud Amouzgar stressed the importance of the presence of the Iranian publications in Frankfurt Book Fair and other international events.
IBNA- The new play by the Iranian theater scholar, director and university instructor Ghotbeddin Sadeghi titled 'Better without You' will be released as a book.
IBNA- Mahdi Mirkiae`i, author of the book ‘Do Not Let him Rest: Mustafa Chamran’, says that this book is from the series ‘Commanders of Iran’ aimed to motivate the Iranian youth zeal for defending the country.
IBNA- Prominent Iranian poet and satirist Javad Mojabi believes that digital books will be the masters of the future world and the process of publishing them will become more facile in the course of time.
IBNA- Translator of the book ‘Conversations with Writers’ into Persian, Vazrik Dersahakian said that the book is a summary of some interviews in the prestigious ‘Paris Review’ journal presented by prominent writers and poets.
IBNA- Author and critic Fathollah Beeniyaz believes that the reason why Iranian literati have failed to win the Nobel Prize is the lack of institutes here to translate their works into foreign languages.
IBNA- On the occasion of World Handicrafts Day, Hosseinyeh Ershad Public Library in Tehran will display 75 books on the Iranian handicrafts.
IBNA- Mustafa Mohaddesi Khorasani says that Imam Khomeini is standing atop of knowledge and Islamic jurisprudence, and rigorous principles, and through his contemporary enlightenment, he gave a fresh and different meaning to our times.
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- Iranian translator Gholamreza Emami stated that four children’s book titles written by Mehdi Kamous and illustrated by Moslem Alamzadeh will be translated and released by an Algerian publisher.
IBNA- The book ‘The Area of Feeling, Sohrab Sepehri and the Mystic Art in the Contemporary World’ by Mehdi Rafi’e has been published.
IBNA- Amir Ali Javadian, an active Iranian photographer in the field of Sacred Defense (Iran-Iraq War) is one of those who have recoded events like the liberation of Khorramshahr in the history.
IBNA- The Iranian member of the Education Committee of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Abdol-Hossein Vahabzadeh, evaluated the production of books in the field of environment as favorable.
IBNA- Director of the executive committee of the 28th Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) Hossein Safari said compared to its past editions, international section of this year fair showed to be more improved.
IBNA- Mahdi Omranlu, managing director of Avand-e Danesh Publications, and the selected publisher of the International (European Languages) section of the 28th Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) said that over 30 criteria for selecting best publishers were considered.
IBNA- Translator and author Media Kashigar said that if Iranian poets and writers failed to get the Nobel Prize in literature, it is because they did not deserve it.”
IBNA- Stressing the need for strengthening relationship between Iranian and German publishers, Jessica Sanger, legal advisor and deputy chief of legal department of German Publishers and Booksellers Association said that sanctions are not good political tools.