EghtesadOnline: Tehran Mayor Pirouz Hanachi bemoaned the lives lost to the new coronavirus in Iran as a result of medical shortage caused by American sanctions, stressing that this is no time for “vindictive” policies.
EghtesadOnline: President Vladimir Putin’s government is rewriting its budget to prepare for oil prices at $20 a barrel this year despite US-led efforts to get major producers to rein in production.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s trade with Turkey totaled $561.37 million during the first two months of 2020 to register a decline of 57.72% compared with the corresponding month of 2019, data released by Turkish Statistical Institute show.
EghtesadOnline: The coronavirus outbreak has reduced the income of 70% of households living in the capital city, an opinion poll jointly conducted by the Social and Cultural Studies Department of Tehran Municipality and the Iranian Students Polling Agency shows.
EghtesadOnline: Iran plans to scale back restrictive measures adopted to minimize exposure to the novel coronavirus in business outlets under its new initiative dubbed Smart Distancing.
EghtesadOnline: The coronavirus pandemic has created an economic crisis “like no other” — one that is “way worse” than the 2008 global financial crisis, the International Monetary Fund’s top official said on Friday.
EghtesadOnline: As the human costs of COVID-19 pandemic continue to rise, the virus is also taking its toll on the economy.
EghtesadOnline: The recent attacks on coalition forces in Iraq are part of Washington's plots to create a new crisis in the Arab country, a lawmaker said.
EghtesadOnline: Turkey’s state-owned Halkbank pleaded not guilty Tuesday (March 31) to US charges that the bank helped Iran evade sanctions on billions of dollars in oil funds.
EghtesadOnline: Iran Post, the government-owned and operated corporation responsible for providing postal services in Iran, quarantines all packages received from abroad for 48 hours before delivery.