EghtesadOnline: The average Producer Price Index in the year ending March 20, 2018, increased by 12.9% compared with the same period of last year, the Statistical Center of Iran reported.
EghtesadOnline: More than a week after US Treasury Department blacklisted Central Bank of Iran's Governor Valiollah Seif for his alleged "support for terrorism", the International Monetary Fund has released a statement, pledging to continue its work with him.
EghtesadOnline: The EU has announced its intention to protect European businesses that wish to continue dealing with Iran by updating its “Blocking Regulation” before August 6, 2018, when the first tranche of US secondary sanctions are reactivated.
EghtesadOnline: Germany’s small-to-medium-sized firms, or Mittelstand, are scrambling to work out how to maintain business in Iran after a meeting between Germany’s foreign minister and his US counterpart dashed any hopes of a breakthrough on the nuclear accord.
EghtesadOnline: T he export price index stood at 344.3 for the first month of the current fiscal year (March 21-April 20), registering a 8.4% increase compared to the preceding month and a 23.1% rise compared with last year’s corresponding period, the Central Bank of Iran’s latest data show.
EghtesadOnline: As lawmakers discussed the amendment bill related to Iran’s Law of Combating the Financing of Terrorism, disagreements over certain issues, including the definition of terrorism and support for liberation movements, delayed its approval.
EghtesadOnline: The United States’ pullout from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, as the Iran deal is formally known, does not seem to be a matter of big concern for the most cited Iranian economist in the world, Mohammad Hashem Pesaran.
EghtesadOnline: For the first time after the government decided to unify the US dollar's exchange rate more than a month ago, the Central Bank of Iran has allowed for a minor increase in its rate.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran on Sunday officially condemned the sanctioning of its governor and one of its former officials by the US as a move showing “contempt for international norms”.
EghtesadOnline: France is looking to see if the European Union could compensate European companies that might be facing sanctions by the United States for doing business with Iran, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday.