EghtesadOnline: Iran's National Innovation Fund has offered 2.69 trillion rials ($19.9 million) in loans to help emerging startups flourish during February-May.
EghtesadOnline: Air Armenia has launched a roundtrip Yerevan-Tehran flights, with the maiden flight taking place on June 15.
EghtesadOnline: While e-governance initiatives were to help downsize the government, the secretary of Iran’s IT Executive Council says that due to the bloated bureaucracy, these initiatives have not delivered the promised results and even made things worse.
EghtesadOnline: Iran exported $570 million worth of medicinal plants during the last fiscal year (ended March 20, 2019) to register an increase of $120 million compared to the year before, an official with the Agriculture Ministry said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran supplies 90% of global rosewater demand and accounts for 8-10% of rose essence production in the world, the executive manager of the National Medicinal Plants Project of the Agriculture Ministry said.
EghtesadOnline: Data released by Shaparak payment and settlement network show that during the last Iranian month to May 21, it processed 2.14 billion retail transactions worth 2,759 trillion rials ($20.2 billion).
EghtesadOnline: Iran Airports Company registered 30,635 takeoffs and landings during the second month of the current Iranian year (April 21-May 21), which shows a 13% decline compared with the similar period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: A new scheme for curbing traffic and air pollution in the central parts of Tehran has been planned, the director of Tehran Municipality’s Transport and Traffic Organization says.
EghtesadOnline: The upcoming 26th International Exhibition of Food, Food Technology and Agriculture, also known as "Iran Agrofood 2019", is expected to feature representatives of 160 foreign companies, Managing Director of Iran International Exhibitions Company Bahman Hosseinzadeh said.
EghtesadOnline: The dearth of supply is one of the reasons behind skyrocketing home prices in Iran, says Hossein Afshin, an official with Majlis Research Center.