EghtesadOnline: In an effort to upgrade urban services via the internet of things, smart technologies and innovative ideas, Tehran Municipality is planning to tap into the potentials of local startups.
EghtesadOnline: To link Pardis to Tehran via a subway line, an agreement worth 40 trillion rials ($258 million) has been signed by New Towns Development Company and Khatam-al Anbiya Construction Headquarters.
EghtesadOnline: The Money and Credit Council -- the top finance and banking policymaker -- agreed on Wednesday to postpone repayment of loans to mitigate the effect of new coronavirus on businesses.
EghtesadOnline: The recent outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) has taken a heavy toll on a wide range of Iranian businesses.
EghtesadOnline: The Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade estimates that 9.07 billion cigarettes were smuggled into Iran during the 10 months to Jan. 20 to register a 45% decline compared with the similar period of the year before.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s automotive output increased by 4% during the 10 months ending Feb. 19 compared to a year earlier.
EghtesadOnline: Payam International Airport, located in the city of Karaj, 35 km from Tehran, has temporarily suspended international cargo flight services to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, says Payam Special Economic Zone’s Managing Director Sanagou-Motlaq.
EghtesadOnline: Latest data released by the Central Bank of Iran show Tehran's housing market continues to pick up, leaving behind a long spell of inflationary recession.
EghtesadOnline: The value of domestically-made pharmaceuticals has increased 30% in the current Iranian year (started March 2019) and about €600 million less were spent on the import of medicines, says Health Minister Saeed Namaki.
EghtesadOnline: A group of state institutions has launched an initiative to grant financial support to 100 startups per year to help them flourish.