EghtesadOnline: Negotiations with the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey as well as a number of countries from Latin America and Asia to sign currency swap arrangements are underway with a handful of proposals also being sent to African countries, the deputy governor for foreign exchange affairs at the Central Bank of Iran said.
EghtesadOnline: People’s informed choice in the presidential election has pulled the country back from the brink of populism, but the government needs to implement radical economic reforms for the next four years.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian voters on Friday handed a decisive victory to incumbent President Hassan Rouahni in a race that had become polarized not just along ideological lines but also along economic visions.
EghtesadOnline: Data released by the Central Bank of Iran are routinely monitored by the International Monetary Fund, therefore it must be compatible with international standards, announced the governor of CBI.
EghtesadOnline: What Iran has done so far to conform to international standards concerning anti-money-laundering and combating terrorism financing initiatives will be sufficient for the Financial Action Task Force to permanently terminate all countermeasures against the country, said a deputy economy minister.
EghtesadOnline: Finance Minister Ali Tayyeb-Nia hailed Iran’s remarkable place in the project to revive modern Silk Road known as ‘One Belt-One Road’, saying that Tehran will have active participation in the major project.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran's governor has fended off criticism over government payment arrears to the banking sector, stressing that Iran is doing better than a number of other countries in this regard.
EghtesadOnline: The Iranian public will gradually begin to tangibly feel the effects of sanctions relief as a result of the nuclear accord, as all major industries register continued growth, the Central Bank of Iran's deputy for economic affairs said.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran will focus on managing banking interest rates and preventing a price war among other things for the four-year tenure of the next administration, the head of which will be introduced after the May 19 presidential election, the director of Monetary and Banking Research Institute said.
EghtesadOnline: Exports of technical and engineering services would play a large role in attaining a 10% rise in non-oil exports, as mandated by the Headquarters of Resistance Economy, the head of Iran Export Confederation said.