EghtesadOnline: Brokerage firms processed 7,024 trillion rials ($41 billion) in stock market deals in the first two months of the current fiscal year (March 20 to May 20), around 40% of which was handled by four main companies.
EghtesadOnline: In the first Central Bank of Iran auction of Islamic bonds on Tuesday, the government generated 51 trillion rials ($300 million).
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported 1.06 million tons of commodities worth $341 million to Afghanistan during the first two months of the current Iranian year (March 20-May 20) to register a 3.5% rise in tonnage and 8% decline in value compared with last year’s corresponding period, according to the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: Studies by Majlis Research Center, the research arm of the parliament, show per capita income or average income of the Iranian people saw a 34% decline between the fiscal 2011-12 and fiscal 2019-20.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 3.72 million tons of commodities, including gas condensates, worth $823.81 million were exported from the southern Bushehr Province during the first two months of the current Iranian year (March 20-May 20).
EghtesadOnline: Director general of Roads and Urban Development Organization of Tehran Province says 4.5 million residents of the province are living in decrepit suburban areas.
EghtesadOnline: The agriculture sector’s share in generating Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) increased from 3.1% in the fiscal 1977-78, the year before the Islamic Revolution, to 6.2% in 2017-18 when the country celebrated the 40th anniversary of the revolution.
EghtesadOnline: Importing electricity from Iran is of vital importance for Iraq (both politically and economically), the Iraqi Minister of Electricity Majid Mahdi Hantoush said at the weekend.
EghtesadOnline: Application for 24,000 billion rials ($136 million) in coronavirus bailout loans for airlines and other aviation sectors opened at the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare’s Kara.mcls.gov.ir on June 1.
EghtesadOnline: During an online workshop organized by Mustafa Science and Technology Foundation, Iranian scientists from Pasteur and Royan institutes shared their Covid-19 testing experiences.