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2014-02-24 20:23:08

Siavash Alamouti to lead mimik as President & CEO VANCOUVER, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Formerly known as Disternet Technology, mimik technology inc. today announced that Siavash Alamouti has been appointed to the position of President & CEO, succeeding Dr. Sharif. "I am excited to have Mr. Alamouti join our team and take the company to the next level. This is an exciting opportunity. Siavash's passion and vision as a technologist with amazing business acumen is...

2014-02-22 23:02:30

Up to 35% price drop for international calls to Iran. 3.9 ¢/minute for calls to any landline in Teheran, and 5.9 ¢/minute to the rest of the country, the same rate as to mobiles in Iran. (PRWEB) February 22, 2014 For everyone calling Iran on regular basis, TamasbaVatan.com announces up to 35% rate decrease for calls to landlines in Iran with the Voice Credit service. The new rate for international calls to Teheran is 3.9 ¢/minute to any landline, and 5.9 ¢/minute to...

2014-02-12 08:21:47

QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Those who haven't read the Journal of the Governor of The SPACEPOL Corporation won't see any connection between Iran, Russia, Hebrew-script Ladino, Exit Networking, Space Law and Planet Shock. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140212/PH63375-a )(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140212/PH63375LOGO-b ) Those who have know that each of these themes and many other up-and-coming concepts or ideas are all bound together in...

2014-02-11 23:27:23

New forum provides the Iranian technology community with new opportunities to contribute to the global discussion on Internet governance. (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 IJMA3 and the Tehran ICT Guild Organization (TIG) have collaborated to launch the Persian Internet Governance Forum (Persian IGF), the first entity in the region to highlight the importance of Internet openness and its effects on economic growth in the Persian region. The Persian IGF is one of the latest additions to the...

2014-02-11 08:20:11

BURNABY, British Columbia, February 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Removal of Certain Major Sanctions Imposed on Iran coupled with Growing Demand for Automobiles in Domestic Market to Drive Iranian Tyre Industry during 2014-19 The automotive market in Iran is the largest among the Middle East countries. In 2011, the country was the 13th largest manufacturer of automobiles around the globe. Domestic automotive manufacturers like Khodro and SAIPA have contributed significantly...

2014-02-08 16:20:33

PARIS, Feb. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A conclave of the Iranian Diaspora from more than a score of countries on four continents called today for the "overthrow of the clerical regime and the establishment of a democratic republic based on the separation of the mosque and the state that would respect all individual and political freedoms. The "Universal Convention of Iranian Communities" took place on the eve of the 35th anniversary of anti-monarchial revolution. Attendees included...

2014-02-08 12:20:31

PARIS, February 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A conclave of the Iranian Diaspora from more than a score of countries on four continents called today for the "overthrow of the clerical regime and the establishment of a democratic republic based on the separation of the mosque and the state that would respect all individual and political freedoms. The "Universal Convention of Iranian Communities" took place on the eve of the 35th anniversary of anti-monarchial revolution....

2014-01-20 16:21:12

BAGHDAD, January 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Iraq National Tribes Council, in coordination with a variety of national organizations, is campaigning to petition the Iraqi government to redress the humanitarian crisis facing Iranian exiles in Baghdad's Camp Liberty. The petition condemns the criminal attacks that government forces have launched against the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/Mek), which is temporarily housed in Camp Liberty. It also calls for UN...

2014-01-19 16:20:21

PARIS, January 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Statement calls for a halt to executions in Iran, immediate release of seven Ashraf hostages, and protection of Camp Liberty Maryam Rajavi: The mullahs' regime nuclear retreat shall accelerate its downfall On January 19th, it was announced that 14,000 French mayors and representatives have expressed their support for the Iranian Resistance....

2014-01-15 14:19:08

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists: It is still 5 minutes to midnight and much too close to doomsday The Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists today called on the United States and Russia to restart negotiations on reducing their nuclear arsenals, to lower alert levels for their nuclear weapons, and to scrap their missile defense programs. The Board also implored world leaders to take immediate action to combat climate change as it announced that the minute hand...


Latest Iran Reference Libraries

Caspian Horse
2014-04-03 12:48:12

The Caspian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Northern Iran. This breed is thought to be a descendant of high-quality horses that were used in the Persian Empire for running messages, driving purposes, and for hunting, among other purposes. Records about this horse were nonexistent after 700 AD, due to the destruction of libraries and monuments, so the breed was thought to be extinct until 1965, when it was rediscovered. In 1965, specimens of this breed were discovered by...

SAIPA
2014-01-08 08:56:37

SAIPA (Societe Anonyme Iranienne de Production Automobile) is the second largest Iranian auto manufacturing company. It was established in 1966 to assemble Citroens, the first car company to mass-produce vehicles outside the United States. Initially, SAIPA assembled vehicles for the Iranian market, but today, it concentrates on manufacturing Korean cars, developing its own engines and vehicles. The CEO of SAIPA is Nematollah Poustindouz and its subsidiaries are Saipa Diesel, Pars Khodro...

Diar (Great Wall Motors)
2014-01-06 10:33:24

Diar is an automobile company in Tehran, Iran. It was established in 2000, and manufactures automobiles licensed under Changcheng, AKA Great Wall Motor (GWM), from China. The company also produces its own line of vehicles, with their most popular one being the Safir, which is also a name of an Iranian rocket. The company began as Sazehaye Khodro Diar Manufacturing Co., producing body pressed parts. They installed six units of 500- to 2000-ton hydraulic and Heavy Stroke presses in January...

Persian Gulf
2013-04-18 13:55:23

The Persian Gulf is located in the western part of Asia between Iran and the Arabian Peninsula. It’s an addition to the Indian Ocean. The Gulf was the focal point of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq War, which each side assaulted the other’s oil tankers. In the year 1991, the Persian Gulf again was the background for what was known as the “Persian Gulf War” or otherwise known as the “Gulf War”, despite the fact that this disagreement was mainly a land conflict, when Iraq raided Kuwait...

Persian Leopard, Panthera pardus ciscaucasica
2012-12-28 15:15:05

The Persian leopard (Panthera pardus ciscaucasica), also known as the Caucasian leopard, is a subspecies of the leopard that can be found in the Caucasus mountains, eastern Turkey southern Turkmenistan, northern Iran, and some western areas of Afghanistan. Its range in the Caucuses is now fragmented, but once encompassed all areas except those within steppe habitats. It prefers to live in many habitats, but in the Greater Caucuses, it prefers subalpine meadows, rocky ravines, and broadleaved...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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