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Iran emerges as Health Tourism Destination

By Maysam Bizaer for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Tourism is nowadays at the core of attention of many governments across the world because of its major contribution to social and economic development. As the World Tourism Organization states, the business volume of tourism […]

Iran Developing Visa-Free Health Tourism Centre

By John Lee. Iran is reportedly developing a visa-free health tourism centre in its Arvand Free Zone (AFZ). The zone’s CEO, Esmail Zamani (pictured), is quoted as saying that AFZ will welcome foreigners free of visa in the coming weeks. It is just 15 miles from the Iraqi city of Basra, which has a population […]

Finland, Iran sign MoU on Healthcare Cooperation

Finland’s Minister of Family Affairs and Social Services Juha Rehula met Iran’s Minister of Health and Medical Education Seyed Hassan Hashem in Helsinki on Tuesday. During his two-day visit, the Iranian Minister will learn about Finland’s healthcare system. The Iranian delegation is particularly interested in preventive healthcare, cancer treatments, dental health and the high-level of […]