EghtesadOnline: M ajor mobile operators started sharing infrastructure on Thursday as part of efforts to help improve mobile coverage in rural areas.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran City Council launched an open API portal at the 2nd Smart Tehran Congress on Monday in a fresh move to boost transparency, openness, local startup ecosystem and enhance digital urban services.
EghtesadOnline: At the opening ceremony of the 2nd round of Smart Tehran Congress on Monday, the mayor and ICT minister signed an agreement to join forces and support plans for transforming Tehran into a smart city.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian poultry farms have been dealing with the deadly avian flu, especially the H5N8 strain of the virus, for several years now. The virus has done a number on Iran’s poultry industry.
EghtesadOnline: The government is mulling a national transportation development fund with an initial investment of 200 trillion rials ($1.75 billion), the Roads Minister Mohammad Eslami said.
EghtesadOnline: A cargo shipment en route from Ningbo Port in China’s eastern Zhejiang Province is scheduled to arrive at Iran’s northern Caspian port in Bandar Anzali, Gilan Province, on Dec. 9.
EghtesadOnline: A startup has been launched in the central city of Isfahan which lets people order cakes online.
EghtesadOnline: As per an agreement signed between Iran, Russia, Azerbaijan, and Turkey on the sidelines of Bakutel 2018, the four sides will establish startup centers with a joint investment of $2 million to expand technological collaboration.
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported $176 million worth of hand-woven carpets during the first seven months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Oct. 22), which shows a 20% fall compared with the similar period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: Informed sources say the ban on auto imports introduced in June by the government will be extended to the next fiscal year that begins in March.