According to Iranian officials, hotel groups from Germany, Greece, South Korea and Singapore have recently traveled to Iran for talks.
The winner proposal dubbed 'The Role of Islamic Culture and Monuments in Asian Tourism Markets' is to be implemented by UNWTO.
A campaign to improve the false image of Iran in the world has gained around 300,000 followers in a year, including the UN Resident Coordinator in Iran.
A number of foreign tourists on board Thousand and One Nights, a train, have arrived in Zanjan in northwestern Iran.
The Iranian envoy in Italy has said that Eastern and Western investors are invited to Iran and do business in a healthy and secure atmosphere.
We believe that tourism will witness a growing trend in Iran and we are prepared for the new arrivals after the removal of sanctions, said Soltanifar.
During the year-long period Iran's tourism balance landed in positive territory for the first time in more than 35 years.
If the fate of the ship is to be tied to ill-considered plans, tourists will need to say goodbye to the vessel, because in the not-too-distant future, it will vanish from sight for good.
How a chance encounter has helped a villager in southern Iran set up a very lucrative business with a still brighter future ahead.
Photos of the eighth Tehran International Tourism Exhibition in the Iranian capital.