Yazd


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Yazd

 (yăzd)
A city of central Iran south-southeast of Tehran. Dating from the fifth century bc, it is a textile and carpet-weaving center.

Yazd

(jɑːzd) or

Yezd

n
(Placename) a city in central Iran: a major centre of silk weaving. Pop: 436 000 (2005 est)
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By January 30, the Yazd branch of state TV had issued an implicit apology.
5 on the Richter scale jolted Behabad city in mid-south province of Yazd early morning of Thursday.
The demonstrators took to the streets of several Iranian cities and towns, including Mashhad, Neishaboor, Birjand, Shiraz, Yasouj, Isfahan, Yazd and other cities.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The number of foreign tourists visiting Yazd Province increased by more than one third in the first nine months of the current Iranian year (stated March 22), officials announced.
Yazd can be called Iran textile industry hub, the textile industry in this province accounts for ten percent of the total spinning capacity and a quarter of total weaving capacity.
We performed a cross-sectional study on the patient population of the Nikoopoor Health Center, Yazd, Iran.
When I entered parliament those individuals whom you brave people of Yazd province had sent to the parliament were shining flowers and lights .
During the negotiations it was agreed that Finergy fund and construct three solar power plants with a total capacity of 10 MW in the Iranian cities of Kerman, Yazd, and Shiraz.
Yazd, Aug 5 (ONA) The business delegation from the branch of Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) in the Governorate of North A'Sharqiyah today visited the Province of Yazd in the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Iran's annual income from tourism industry reached over $7 billion by hosting over five million foreign tourists, the director of Iran's Cultural Heritage Tourism and Handicrafts Organization (CHTHO) Masud Soltanifar told in a meeting in Yazd last week.
For example, last June some 5000 mine workers in the city of Bafq in south eastern Yazd province continued their strike for some 40 days.