EghtesadOnline: Iran's auto market was last month watched in astonishment by jittery customers and bewildered citizens in the face of skyrocketing prices. In order to redress the volatile situation and put in check the spiraling uptrend which had driven car prices to unprecedented highs, the country's two largest carmakers launched extensive sales of vehicles in the past few days.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s cellphone imports bill for the first two months of the current fiscal which started on March 21 has been released with the total value of the handsets entering Iran standing at $109 million.
EghtesadOnline: With a green agenda in mind, several Iranian startups have started offering carpooling services, among which a Tehran-based team "Hampasho" has managed to gain over 10,000 active users so far.
EghtesadOnline: The Telecommunication Company of Iran has a consolidated dominance over the country’s communications sector with the company’s CEO boasting that 60% of Iranian Internet users have subscriptions with the firm or its partner company Mobile Telecommunication Company of Iran (MCI).
EghtesadOnline: Major Iranian Android app store Cafe Bazaar has forayed into the video streaming business by releasing a new update for its popular mobile application.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian companies are trying to follow suit and catch up with the global trend of promoting and offering organic food products, with several startups connecting consumers directly with producers based in rural and underdeveloped areas.
EghtesadOnline: During to the first two months of the current Iranian year ending on May 21, with 226,584 cars and duty vehicles rolling out of factories, the key automotive sector recorded a 31.1% year-on-year growth.
EghtesadOnline: The Statistical Center of Iran has presented crucial data pertaining to the housing sector in Tehran and across Iran over the past few years, which cover sale and rent price trends, empty homes and old residential units, among others.
EghtesadOnline: In the face of mounting pressure from the hawkish US President Donald Trump on international firms to ditch their Iran operations, Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn says the company is committed to maintaining its presence in the country.
EghtesadOnline: Plans are underway to update and implement new rules and regulations regarding different aspects of Iranian airports, based on the European Aviation Safety Agency's protocols.