EghtesadOnline: Iran Airports Company registered 327,803 takeoffs and landings during the first nine months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Dec. 21), which shows a 13% decrease compared with the similar period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: RAJA Rail Transportation Company will resume its high-speed train services as of Jan. 16.
EghtesadOnline: In the last fiscal that ended in March 2018, Iran’s mobile phone market was worth 17.72 trillion rials. At that time the greenback on average fetched 40,450 rials, which means the local cellphone market almost a year ago was worth $438 million.
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported 5.06 million tons of agricultural and food products worth $4.76 billion during the first nine months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Dec. 21) to register a 15.3% growth in value compared with last year's corresponding period.
EghtesadOnline: Due to the new US sanctions and the economic headwinds, production of poor quality and outdated (but apparently affordable) vehicles like SAIPA’s Pride cannot be banned, head of Iran Standard and Quality Inspection Company (ISQI) says.
EghtesadOnline: How can Iran’s economy make big inroads into sports industry when 70% of people are merely speculators and give physical activity a wide berth? This was a question participants of a meeting entitled “Privatization of Professional Football Clubs: Opportunities and Threats” brought up for discussion at Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran Auto Show 2019 opened its doors to journalists for a preview on Monday. The public can visit the Jan. 8-11 event being held in Shahr Aftab (Sun City) Exhibition Center in south Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: In an interview with the Financial Tribune, secretary of Iran E-Commerce Union Shayan Shalileh has discussed the impact of US-imposed sanctions on local startups and online businesses and reviewed the performance of ICT Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi.
EghtesadOnline: An agreement has been signed between mobile operator MTN-Irancell and the Mashhad Municipality as part of efforts to transform the metropolis in northeastern Khorasan Razavi Province into a smart city.
EghtesadOnline: The ICT company FANAP, affiliated to Bank Pasargad, is investing 400 billion rials ($3.8 million) in local cloud computing service provider Arvan Cloud Company.