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We expel them by force! A journey inside South Korea’s only private prison

We expel them by force! A journey inside South Korea’s only private prison

By Pooneh Nedai Editor in chief of Shokaran magazine- Iran Seoul: Do you prefer to live in a prison with lots of facilities or live freely in a poor cage? But there are inmates who prefer Somang private prison to state prison! Somang is actually a correction institution for the inmates who really want to […]

The memory of Chuseok

The memory of Chuseok

By Pooneh Nedai Editor in chief of Shokaran magazine and publisher of Amrood Tehran: Chuseok is a great holiday for Korean people. It is the time for thanksgiving, respecting ancestors and reconnecting the family. I had the chance to see Chuseok holiday when I was in Korea in 2009. I had a one month stay […]

The new phase of cultural relations between Iran and Korea

The new phase of cultural relations between Iran and Korea

By Pooneh Nedai Editor in chief of Shokaran magazine and publisher of Amrood Tehran: Iran and Korea have a long historical relation that goes back to more than 1500 years through the silk road and the time of merchants exchanging goods. A piece of precious glass related to Persia found in Korea is now kept […]

Iranian Rial is soaring under the US sanction

Iranian Rial is soaring under the US sanction

The good news for Iranian people who are experiencing a bad economic situation is that the national currency is soaring even though the US sanctions are increasing. Based on Bloomberg, “the rial is soaring on the country’s parallel market, gaining 8% against the dollar this week alone to extend its advance since early May to […]

Cultural centers growing in Iran

Cultural centers growing in Iran

Iran is a vast country not only regarding its population but also its different cultures and languages. In these days of heavy American sanctions against Iran, there is stress about the economic situation of ordinary people such as workers and employees. At the same time, elite society tries to maintain prestigious cultural activities. It is […]

Iranian gold market is influenced by price reduction of Dollar and other currencies

Iranian gold market is influenced by price reduction of Dollar and other currencies

Within several days ago, the dollar price reduced to 11-12000 toman. It seems that the influence of bad political issues in Iran is calming down and, at the same time, the central bank of Iran could bring back a calm situation in the currency market.   The number of currency sellers is growing. Moreover, the currency owners who […]

4th anniversary of The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action

4th anniversary of The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action

July 14th was the 4th anniversary of The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. It is known as the agreement on the Iranian nuclear program reached in Vienna on July 14, 2015, between Iran, the P5+1, and the European Union. Rohani government reached the agreement after 23 months of breathless dialogue and diplomacy. Political critics believed that […]

Nowruz, the Persian New Year

Nowruz, the Persian New Year

The Persian New year through Iranian Solar calendar is the first day of spring will begin on 21st March 2017. “Nowruz literally “New Day” is the name of the Iranian New Year, also known as the Persian New Year, which is celebrated worldwide by the Iranian peoples, along with some other ethno-linguistic groups, as the […]

Three Decades of Relations between Seoul and Tehran

Three Decades of Relations between Seoul and Tehran

These days, a lot of positive news about cooperation between Seoul and Tehran has been released in Iranian media. The relations between Iran and Korea can be reviewed in 3 phases.   Before the Islamic revolution in Iran After the division of Korean Peninsula, the northern part was inclined to Soviet Union of Russia, which […]

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