EghtesadOnline: Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi-Amiri said on Monday that the Iranian culture scatters message of peace, friendship and dignity to the world.
Salehi-Amiri made the remarks on the sideline of Iran National Orchestra performance conducted by Fereydoun Shahbazian in Tehran's Vahdat Hall.
He added the Iranian government has allocated a particular budget to national and symphonic orchestras during the next Iranian calendar year to start on March 21, 2017, according to IRNA.
Touching upon Iran National Orchestra tours across the country, the minister described the move as the best opportunity for the Iranian music fans to get familiar with different trends in the Iranian music.
Salehi-Amiri added the move played a pivotal role in preserving Iranian culture.