Senior official urges need to present true image of Iran tourism

Eshaq JahangiriTehran, Feb 12, IRNA – First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri on Thursday called on the international organizations and diplomatic missions to try to portray a real image of tourism in Iran.

Jahangiri made the remarks in the inaugural ceremony of the 8th International Exhibition on Tourism and Related Industries.

He said that international organizations could help Iran maintain its tourism and national resources.

The international organizations could also play a pivotal role in repairing historical works in Iran, Jahangiri added.

Foreign diplomats from Germany, Turkey, Malaysia, Cyprus, Italy, Austria, Russia, The Netherlands, Switzerland, UK and Spain are participating in the four-day event.

The exhibition is aimed at fostering mutual tourism interaction and also introducing various services and equipment in the field of tourism to the visitors.

The event will be wrapped up on Feb 15.

By IRNA