EghtesadOnline: Smart parking meters have been installed and activated in Tehran's District 2 in the north-central part of the city. It enables drivers to reserve road-side parking spots and pay online via a smartphone application.
EghtesadOnline: The 25th International Exhibition of Electronics, Computers and e-Commerce (Elecomp 2019) will open on July 18 at Tehran International Fairground. It will have a new section devoted to vacancies in the field of information and communication technology.
EghtesadOnline: The next fiscal budget (March 2019-29) has allocated 5.4 trillion rials ($41.5million) for the Vice Presidential Office for Science and Technology, up 11% compared to the funds made available in the outgoing year.
EghtesadOnline: The 142nd birth anniversary of ICT Ministry was marked on Tuesday in Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: The government-backed Innovation and Prosperity Fund (NSFund) has allocated 9 trillion rials ($69 million) in loans to support knowledge-based firms and technology companies.
EghtesadOnline: President Trump's fiscal 2020 budget request includes $21.02 billion for NASA, funding the agency's ongoing efforts to develop commercial spacecraft and infrastructure in low-Earth orbit and to press ahead with construction and launch of the world's most powerful rocket and the Orion crew ships that will carry astronauts back to the moon.
EghtesadOnline: The 8th Iran Video Game Festival concluded on Monday in Tehran by announcing top locally developed games and honoring developers with cash prizes and trophies.
EghtesadOnline: A group of Iranian cryptocurrency activists and business owners have called on the Central Bank of Iran to refrain from taking hasty measures for regulating blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies.
EghtesadOnline: In the calendar month Bahman (Jan.21-Feb.19) close to 1,972 million transactions worth 2,385 trillion ($15.4 billion) were processed via Shaparak (the domestic electronic payment network) – up 6.14% and 16.83% in volume and value compared to the month before.
EghtesadOnline: Shortlisted candidates for the last round of the festival "Kudak Online" (kids online in Persian) were introduced at a ceremony on March 9 in Tehran.