EghtesadOnline: Close to 178,000 tons of rice worth more than $183.5 million were imported into Iran during the first two months of the current Iranian year (March 21-May 21), registering a 22.1% and 9.1% decline in weight and value respectively compared with the similar period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: The German government has set up a special office to advise companies worried about their business dealings with Iran amid fears they will be targeted for US sanctions.
EghtesadOnline: A new passenger rail service between Iran and Turkey will become operational on June 18, Turkish Minister of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan said on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: The Third International Exhibition of Metalworking, also known as AMB Iran 2018, is scheduled to be held in Shahr-e-Aftab International Exhibition Center in southern Tehran from June 26 to 29.
EghtesadOnline: The head of Newspaper Distributors and Salespeople Union believes it is not within the purview of municipalities to decide what items street kiosks are allowed to sell.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has once again become a member of the United Nations Economic and Social Council by getting the necessary votes at the UN General Assembly after a 16-year hiatus. In the voting held for the Asian group, Turkmenistan won 181 votes, Islamic Republic 175 votes and Saudi Arabia 170 votes to attain seats in ECOSOC, IRNA reported on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: More than 114,670 tons of commodities have been exported from Amirabad Port in the northern Mazandaran Province since the beginning of the current Iranian year on March 21, the manager of the Ports and Maritime Organization and the Special Economic Zone of Amirabad said.
EghtesadOnline: The Kars-Igdir-Nakhchivan Railroad will be built jointly with Iran and Azerbaijan, the Turkish Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications announced.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's economy grew 3.7% during the last fiscal year (March 2017-18), according to latest reports released by the Central Bank of Iran and the Statistical Center of Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Asian economies are even more exposed than it seems to the economic impact of the US withdrawal from the multilateral nuclear agreement with Iran.