EghtesadOnline: With lawmakers insisting on their own version of anti-terror finance (known as CFT) bill, the legislation on Sunday was sent to the arbitration Expediency Council for a final decision.
EghtesadOnline: Iran traded 942,470 tons of non-oil commodities worth $827.36 million with states in the Americas during the first nine months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Dec. 21) to register a 10.41% growth in tonnage and 21.05% decline in value compared with last year’s corresponding period.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's minister of industries, mining and trade announced new concessions to exporters and promised closer cooperation to help resolve pending issues outlined in the long list of demand of businesses.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s National Business Environment Index came in lower in the third quarter of the current fiscal year (Sept. 23-Dec. 21, 2018) compared with the previous quarter, according to the results of a study undertaken by Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture.
EghtesadOnline: Trade between Iran and the 28 European Union member states declined by 66.02% year-on-year to stand at €679.55 million in November 2018.
EghtesadOnline: A meeting of the Expediency Council on joining the UN Convention on Transnational Crime (Palermo bill) ended without conclusion on Saturday, leaving the fate of the controversial bill unknown until at least next week.
EghtesadOnline: In the coming fiscal (2019-20), Iran government expects to earn 100 trillion rials ($864 million) from the ICT sector, down 9% compared to projected income for the current year that ends in March.
EghtesadOnline: As the Central Bank of Iran struggles to stabilize the foreign exchange market – a colossal task that has long exacted energy and focus of the regulator – some argue that the CBI’s disproportionate focus on controlling the demand side of forex could ultimately do more harm than help.
EghtesadOnline: The 17th Session of Cuba-Iran Intergovernmental Commission, whose main goal was to expand collaboration in various economic and health sectors, concluded in Havana on Wednesday, Prensa Latina, the official state news agency of Cuba, reported.
EghtesadOnline: A top cleric lashed out at European states for failing to deliver on their pledge to take practical steps to uphold the 2015 nuclear deal following the US withdrawal, saying he believes Tehran will eventually be compelled to ditch the deal.