EghtesadOnline: Seven-hundred new jobs will be created in the next Iranian year (March 2017-18), says Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare Ali Rabiei.
EghtesadOnline: First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri said Tehran is ready for setting up free trade zone with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran has managed to control foreign exchange rates and promote a relative stability in the forex market despite a turbulent season that saw the rial drop to historic lows against the dollar, the bank's deputy for economic affairs said.
EghtesadOnline: With all the expectations that Russian businesses had about Iran after the lifting of American sanctions, the 60% growth in Russia-Iran trade from $1.2 billion in 2015 to almost $2 billion in 2016 can hardly be termed a breakthrough.
EghtesadOnline: By 2050, the world is likely to have changed drastically from what we know now, and the planet's economic and financial landscape will be no exception, Business Insider reported.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s budget deficit for the three quarters of the current fiscal year (March 20-December 20, 2016) amounted to 268.9 trillion rials ($7 billion), according to the latest data released by the Central Bank of Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Luxembourg’s Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn said European countries intend to develop wide-ranging economic cooperation with Iran and increase investment in its infrastructures to secure a “long-term” and “robust” partnership.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani underlined the importance of his government's plans for promoting social and human studies to help identify and address the underlying social problems that impede efforts to revive the national economy.
EghtesadOnline: Budget deficit is taking its toll on Iran’s infrastructure development, leading to under-investment and worsening recession in industries.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s president said the European Union is counted upon to support European firms and banks willing to work with Tehran, assuring them there will be no negative consequences.