The deputy head of Iran Cultural Heritage, Handcraft and Tourism Organization (Vali Teymouri) said: The Cabinet has approved no-visa policy for Chinese tourists visiting Iran. He declared “As per the policy, Chinese tourists visiting Iran will no longer need to obtain visas.
The decision has been made to attract more foreign and Chinese tourists to Iran. However, Iranian tourists visiting China still need visas due to it is a unilateral measure.
Iran republic of Iran has taken similar steps to increase its income from tourism under US sanctions.
Recently, Iranian President issued an order to the Interior Ministry, based on which Iran will not stamp the passports of visiting foreigners and tourist.
Cabinet Spokesman Ali Rabiei earlier said that under its economic terrorism plans, the US is trying to frighten and stop foreign tourists from visiting Iran.