EghtesadOnline: Iran's death toll from COVID-19 rose by 76 during the last 24 hours to reach a total of 5,650, a Health Ministry spokesman said on state TV on Saturday (Apr 25).
EghtesadOnline: The outbreak of coronavirus has lowered the income of more than half of the Iranians, the latest opinion poll conducted by the Iranian Students Polling Agency nationwide between April 12 and 15 reveals.
EghtesadOnline: Low-risk businesses affiliated to Tehran Guild Chamber on Saturday resumed activities as per the Smart Distancing Initiative to tackle the COVID-19 outbreak while minimizing its economic fallout.
EghtesadOnline: The delay or non-performance of contractors in fulfilling their obligations due to the outbreak of coronavirus is acceptable and expenses resulting from delays, workers’ wages and machinery shall be borne by the employer, the Plan and Budget Organization announced.
EghtesadOnline: The consumption of red meat has seen a 60% decline following the outbreak of the new coronavirus and shutdown of restaurants and ceremony halls, among others, says the head of Iran’s Livestock Exporters National Assembly.
EghtesadOnline: Rescue packages introduced in the US and European countries following the coronavirus outbreak are designed to make compliance with social-distancing order possible for people and business-owners instead of providing compensation for those hit by the pandemic, a former senior aide to President Hassan Rouhani says.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's Permanent Mission to the United Nations in New York has released a message to member countries, describing how the continued application of sanctions during the new coronavirus pandemic is undermining the world's ability to control the outbreak and is therefore a "treachery" against humanity.
EghtesadOnline: There has been a 50% decline in chicken consumption in Iran following the outbreak of the new coronavirus in the country, says the head of Tehran’s Union of Chicken and Fish Sellers.
EghtesadOnline: Following the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, overflights have reduced to an average of 110 per day, an official with Iran Airports Company said.
EghtesadOnline: Oil and gas companies including the National Iranian South Oil Company, a subsidiary of the National Iranian Oil Company, are doing their fair share in helping degrade and defeat the coronavirus, managing director of the affiliated company said on Monday.