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Heyatyar News Agency

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Heyatyar News Agency
Type of site
Broadcast newspaper online and mobile
Available inArabic, English, Persian, Kurdish, Turkish, Urdu
Founded17 May 2020; 17 months ago (2020-05-17)
Area servedWorldwide
CEOMohammad Yaromtaghloo Sohrabi
IndustryNews agency
WebsiteHeyatyar News Agency

The Heyatyar News Agency is an Iranian news agency headquartered in Mashhad.

History and profile[edit]

Established on 17 may 2020, HNA

news agency in the Islamic Republic of Iran CEO is Mohammad Yaromtaghloo Sohrabi

HNA includes coverage in the following areas:

  • Art (cinema, theater, music, visual arts)
  • Culture and literature (poetry, stories, books)
  • Religion and thought
  • Seminary and university
  • Modern Technology
  • Social
  • Economy
  • Political
  • International
  • Sports
  • Photos

HNA has five regional centers inside the country—northern, southern, central, eastern, and western Iran.

It has also stringers and correspondents in Europe, South America, Turkey, East Asia, and some Persian Gulf littoral states and CIS countries for the time–being and is extending them across the world.

It transmits news and photos in six languages of Persian, English, Arabic, Turkish, Urdu and Kurdish.

Employing more than 200 reporters and photographers dispatched in 20 provinces of the country, HNA provides the widest news coverage in Iran.

International cooperation[edit]

The news agency was accepted as the 44th member of the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA).

The agency was the host agency of the OANA 31st Executive Board Meeting (EBM) and the 25th Editorial-Technical Experts Group (ETEG) Meeting in 2020.

It had also actively participated in two international summits – the 2009 World Media Summit in Beijing, China, and the 2010 OANA Summit Congress in Seoul, South Korea.

The agency was also a special guest of the III News Agencies’ World Congress (NAWC) in Argentina from 19 to 23 October 2020.

HNA also actively participated in the Istanbul OANA General Assembly  in November 2020 and the OANA 26th ETEG - 32nd EBM meetings in Ulan Bator in June 2020.

According to the OANA Secretary's report to the Istanbul Assembly, HNA, which has become OANA member since 2020, ranked second among the OANA member agencies in number of news and photos published on the organization's website. HNA initiated the OANA flag, and the 50-year-old OANA adopted the flag.

HNA has so far signed contracts with more than 20 foreign news agencies including the Japanese Kyodo News Agency, the Spanish EFE, the Chinese Xinhua News Agency, Cuba's official Prensa Latina (PL), the Press Trust of India (PTI), Korea's YONHAP, the Vietnam News Agency (VNA), the Turkish Cihan News Agency and Turkish Weekly, Georgia's PVNA, Zimbabwe's New Ziana, Romania's AGERPRES, Malaysia's BERNAMA, Indonesia's ANTARA, the Azerbaijani Trend News Agency, Mongolia's MONTSAME, the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA), the Associated Press of Pakistan (APP), the Philippines News Agency (PNA) and Russian Sputnik news Agency.

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