Latest Isfahan Stories

2008-10-05 12:00:18

Text of report by Iranian Tabnak news website on 5 October After the implementation of the law of value added tax [VAT] since the beginning of the month of Mehr [22 September], some of the [shopkeepers] unions in Esfahan started to reduce their activities and finally through a complaint they started a strike and closed their markets until their situation will be clarified regarding this law.

2008-09-17 09:00:32

At 1735 gmt on 15 September, Iranian Esfahan provincial TV broadcast a scheduled live 30-minute programme entitled: Response [Persian: Pasokh]. The weekly programme invites local officials to come to the studio and answer the people's questions and complaints.

2008-08-27 06:00:41

Text of report by Iranian state-run provincial TV from Esfahan on 26 August A molybdenum production and rhenium recycling plant was formally opened in Sepahan Razi Factory simultaneous with Government Week [23- 29 August]. A sum of 7,500m rials [7.5m dollars] has been spent on the project.

2008-08-21 12:01:06

The head of the Iranian Esfahan TV has said that the provincial television channel is currently producing two special television films about the lives of two Revolution Guards commanders who were killed during the Iran-Iraq war, 1980-88.

2008-08-20 12:00:32

In a special 10-minute video report on 19 August, Iranian Esfahan provincial TV said that 29 Mordad, 19 August, was the anniversary of the inauguration of Esfahan provincial TV.

2008-08-05 09:01:06

Iranian Esfahan Provincial TV in its 1200 gmt news bulletin on 4 August broadcast a report on the fifth petrochemical, paint and industrial coating materials is held in Esfahan Province.

2008-08-03 09:00:16

According to the public relations department of Esfahan Steel Mill, on Sunday, 3 August, a board of 13 senior experts from the Russian MMK Company visited Esfahan Steel Mill for the technical evaluation of this mill based on their interest in buying its shares and the approval of the organization for the privatisation of this mill.Mr Bahram Sobhani, the managing director of Esfahan Steel Mill said that the production capacity of this factory has increased to 2.2m tonnes.

2008-07-24 06:01:00

Text of report by Iranian state-run provincial TV from Esfahan on 23 July According to the scheduled plans, with the completion of petrol production complex of Esfahan Refinery Company by the end of the next year [Iranian year beginning 20 March 2009], import of this product will be reduced by 3.5 million litres per day.

2008-07-10 15:00:43

Text of report by Iranian state-run provincial TV from Esfahan on 10 July With the presence of the Minister of Industries and Mines [Ali Akbar Mehrabian] the annealing line of Kashan's steel rolling and galvanization complex was inaugurated with a capacity of 150,000 tonnes per year.

2006-12-09 03:00:20

By Afsharypuor, Suleiman; Jamali, Mariam Abstract Volatile constituents of the dried flowering aerial parts, fruits and roots of Cardaria draba L. collected after hydrolysis were analyzed by GC and GC/MS.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.