EghtesadOnline: The number of deaths in road accidents during Norouz, the Iranian New Year holiday season (March 21-April 2), fortunately dropped compared with the same period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: During the extended Norouz holidays (March 16-April 6), more than 7.37 million passengers took to public road transportation to make 705,173 trips, Iran Road Maintenance and Transportation Organization reported.
EghtesadOnline: Gasoline consumption between March 20 and April 5 -- marking the Norouz (Persian New Year) holiday season -- hit a new record at 1.85 billion liters, showing a 1.9% rise compared to the same period last year.
EghtesdaOnline: With two weeks before Norouz (Persian New Year) holidays and to help facilitate public transportation, working hours of Tehran Metro line 5 has been extended by one hour.
EghtesadOnline: Traffic Police will impound dilapidated cars during the Norouz holiday season (March 21-April 2).
EghtesadOnline: During the Norouz (Iranian New Year) holidays (from March 15 to April 6), a total of 758,963 trips made by Iran’s public road transportation fleet handled 7,788,879 passengers, registering a 3.4% increase and 6% decrease respectively year-on-year, according to deputy minister of roads and urban development.
EghtesadOnline: Customs offices across the country will be operating 24/7 during the Iranian New Year holidays known as Norouz (from March 21 to April 2), Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture’s news portal reported, citing the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: Shabdiz Music Band performed in four Scandinavian countries to celebrate the Iranian New Year, Norouz, 1396, which began on March 21, 2017.
EghtesadOnline: People across Iran celebrate Sizdah Bedar, the traditional Persian festival of nature, on Sunday by spending time outdoors.
EghtesadOnline: Norouz World Festivity held in UNESCO headquarters in Paris and Iran’s permanent representative in UNESCO sponsored the festivity and 12 member countries of Norouz world registration dossier participated in the event.