EghtesadOnline: Each ton of imports costs Iran $237 less on average since the landmark nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, between Iran and world powers came into effect last January, the Statistical Center of Iran said.
EghtesadOnline: The lifting of sanctions on Iran following its nuclear deal with global majors in 2015 has opened up a world of opportunities for global companies to foray into.
EghtesadOnline: Russia has lent weight to Iran joining the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), an emerging economic and security alliance which is being touted as the counterweight to the West’s institutions.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran has responded to media reports that viewed the latest World Economic Outlook by the International Monetary Fund in a negative light.
EghtesadOnline: With nominations now closed for the May 19 presidential election in Iran, the likely shape of the contest is beginning to emerge.
EghtesadOnline: The Financial-Economic Databank and Iran's Economic Data Monitoring website, which is the first of its kind, were unveiled on Tuesday, with Economy Minister Ali Tayyebnia and his deputies in attendance.
EghtesadOnline: Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh said that Iran’s exports registered a 35 percent increase in the year to March 21, 2017, contending that establishment of specialized holding companies is the basic approach for promoting exports.
EghtesadOnline: Aryan’s timing was impeccable: Months after he returned to Iran from college in Canada, job offers started to pile up. A decade of economic sanctions was drawing to an end in early 2016 as he settled back home, prompting a frenzied chase for Iran’s small pool of white-collar professionals.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has started touring Central Asia and the Caucasus to boost Iran’s ties with three major countries in the region, especially in the field of economy.
EghtesadOnline: UK firms are cautiously eyeing opportunities in Iran ahead of an expected $600bn boom in trade and infrastructure investment over the next ten years, Telegraph reported.