EghtesadOnline: The planned privatization of Iran's two major football clubs, namely Persepolis and Esteghlal, is unlikely to be concluded in the current Iranian year (March 2019-2020), amid impediments to reforms in the clubs’ structure and problems related to their financial statements, the head of Iranian Privatization Organization says.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Information and Communications Ministry unveiled its long-awaited Startup Action Plan late Wednesday, which aims to create 68,000 jobs and give a boost to local tech firms.
EghtesadOnline: By Mohsen Sadeqi’s reckoning, who is in charge of the Economic Evaluation Office at the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development, future investments in railroad development projects in Iran should promote suburban train services and rail freight transport, instead of traditional rail transport of passengers.
EghtesadOnline: Iran imported barley worth $603 million from 23 countries in the last Iranian year (March 2018-19), data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration show.
EghtesadOnline: A total of $215 million worth of home appliances were imported into Iran during the last fiscal year (March 2018-19), down from $1.28 billion in the previous year, indicating an 83.43% plunge year-on-year, data provided by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration show.
EghtesadOnline: Urban authorities, tech enthusiasts and startup owners gathered in Tehran on Monday to discuss smart solutions for overhauling location-based urban services.
EghtesadOnline: To outline plans for the 25th International Exhibition of Electronics, Computers and e-Commerce (Elecomp 2019), Iran IT Organization and the ICT Guild Organization held a conference in Tehran on Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran National Innovation Fund intends to offer local knowledge-based companies aid packages to the tune of 500 billion rials ($3.8 million) in the form of loans to empower tech companies in the country.
EghtesadOnline: The 11th Tehran Auction, which presented Iranian artworks on July 5, grossed 422.04 billion rials ($3.24 million), registering a 23% growth compared with the previous round.
EghtesadOnline: With summer comes new demand for rental housing in Iran.