EghtesadOnline: About 80% of hand-woven carpets produced in Iran are exported annually. Iranian carpets have many clients across the world and no individual or country can expel them from the international markets, the chairwoman of Iran National Carpet Center said.
EghtesadOnline: No decision has been made about increasing car prices, the Industries Ministry said in a statement released on Thursday following comments from deputy minister of industries Mohsen Salehinia to the effect that new car prices would be announced at the weekend.
EghtesadOnline: Almost a quarter of the 28 million Iranians who play video games are children under 12 years of age, the results of a survey conducted by Iran’s Digital Games Research Center (DIREC) and a local market study firm Hitech Monitor show.
EghtesadOnline: A ship carrying 72,000 tons of bulk corn from Brazil arrived and unloaded in Chabahar’s Shahid Beheshti Port on Thursday.
EghtesadOnline: Managing income and expenses while sticking to a budget have become easier with the help of personal finance apps. A new e-wallet smartphone application, Mahak, has been launched as another efficient means of managing income and expenses.
EghtesadOnline: The Russian company Sukhoi Civil Aircraft will get back to the issue of selling Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) jets to Iran after reducing the share of US components in the plane to under 10%, the firm’s president, Alexander Rubtsov, said on Thursday.
EghtesadOnline: The widely used ride-hailing application Snapp has made inroads in two more cities, increasing the number of cities to 69.
EghtesadOnline: About 105 tons of saffron worth more than $145 million were exported from Iran during the first half of the current Iranian year, the deputy head of Iran National Saffron Council said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran Standard and Quality Inspection Co. has carried out a Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS), which indicates that cars made/assembled locally show unacceptably high levels of wear and tear after less than a year on the road.
EghtesadOnline: India's payment system with Iran is being relaxed further for basmati rice exports. This comes after the US allowed India to continue importing crude oil from Iran and develop Chabahar Port.