Russia, Iran planning to co-produce TV series — Iranian official

MOSCOW, January 10. /TASS/. Russia and Iran are planning to start co-producing television series in the near future, Masoud Ahmadvand, head of the cultural mission at the Embassy of Iran to Russia said on Tuesday.

Russian cultural center in Washington DC reopens to visitors

WASHINGTON, December 28. /TASS/. The Russian Cultural Center (RCC) in Washington has reopened to visitors after an 18-month break. On Tuesday evening, the traditional Christmas season meeting of Friends of the Russian Cultural Center took place.

La Scala happy with production of Boris Godunov, ready to continue working with Russians

ROME, December 27. /TASS/. Boris Godunov, an opera composed by Russia’s Modest Mussorgsky, has enjoyed a successful run at Milan’s La Scala opera house.

Iraq, Iran review scientific, cultural collaborations

Tehran, IRNA – An Iraqi minister and a diplomat of the Iranian embassy to Baghdad have discussed ways to develop scientific and cultural cooperation between the two friendly countries.

Convergence obvious in Tajikistan-Iran art, culture: Iranian min.

Tehran, IRNA – The close cultural and artistic relationship between Tajikistan and Iran is fully noticeable in art and culture of the Central Asian country, an Iranian minister said.

Malaysia holds Iran and Malay World Conference

Tehran, IRNA – The International Conference of Iran and the Malay World has been held at the University of Nottingham Teaching Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Iran’s cultural week opens in Dushanbe

Tehran, IRNA – Iran’s cultural week kicked off in Tajikistan’s capital at a ceremony on Monday which was participated by ministers of culture of Iran and Tajikistan.

Japan Cultural Month kicks off in Iran

Tehran, IRNA - Japan Cultural Month organized by the Embassy of Japan in Tehran kicked off on Wednesday and will continue for one month in four locations in Iran.

The themes of the event include clothes, fabric, silk thread, cinema, food, and anime.

Argentine Radio Launches Program About Russian Culture, Science

BUENOS AIRES (Sputnik) - A program about Russian culture and science called "Russia in Spanish" was launched on Argentine radio.

Italian President Cautions Against Negative Attitude Toward Russian Culture

ROME (Sputnik) - Italian President Sergio Mattarella said on Monday that the negative attitude toward Russia's military operation in Ukraine should not be spread upon Russian culture, given its contribution and role in both European and global civilisation.