Handicrafts valued at $15.3 million were exported from Tehran Province during March 21 to June 21, announced the deputy head of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism and Organization (ICHHTO).
China has begun studying when to ban the production and sale of cars using traditional fuels, the official Xinhua news agency reported, citing comments by the vice industry minister, who predicted ‘turbulent times’ for automakers forced to adapt.
Folk dolls can help preserve cultural diversity in Iran, noted Delavar Bozorgnia, the head of Mazandaran Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Department.
"Traditional dolls reflect the lifestyle, professions, architectural style, religious and traditions pertaining to a specific region," he said.
Teenagers who have used electronic cigarettes by the time they start ninth grade are more likely than others to start smoking tobacco-based products such as cigarettes, cigars, and hookahs in the future, according to a new study.