EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran has extended banking restrictions aimed at avoiding congestion in bank branches in line with broader measures to contain the spread of Covid-19.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran has recently rolled out various retail payment instruments, or developed guidelines for payment companies in recent months.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran will soon unveil its contactless payment scheme, allowing cardholders to make payment transactions solely using their smartphones, the bank's governor says.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran has allocated 150 trillion rials ($612.24 million) in aid packages and loans to the auto sector to help bolster productivity and localization efforts, the CBI chief said.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 3,515 homes were sold in Tehran during the 10th month of the current fiscal year (Dec. 21, 2020-Jan. 19), registering a 37.6% increase compared with the preceding month but a 67.1% decline compared with the same month of last year.
EghtesadOnline: The governor of Central Bank of Iran said he hopes stability in financial markets would be restored in the coming weeks as "excitement arising from political developments ebbs".
EghtesadOnline: The Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Abdolnasser Hemmati criticized the parliament’s decision to raise forex rates for importing essential goods, saying that it would negatively impact monetary variables.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran said it has found a way to pay for the import of Covid-19 vaccine after previous efforts failed.
EghtesadOnline: Central Bank of Iran has forecast lower consumer price inflation in the coming weeks in light of relative stability in financial markets and key monetary variables.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of has 105 IT-based projects at hand in line with its mandate to improve transparency, responsibility and objectivity in the business environment, CBI's vice governor for IT affairs said.