EghtesadOnline: The government will allocate $6 billion to import essential goods at the subsidized rate of 42,000 rials per dollar in the first six months of the next Iranian year (starting March 21), says First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri.
EghtesadOnline: The Amin al-Zarb Awards ceremony was held on Tuesday in a ceremony attended by entrepreneurs, business owners and government officials.
EghtesadOnline: The government has suspended flights to and from 32 high-risk countries with the aim of curbing the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic until further notice.
EghtesadOnline: Lawmakers finally approved the outlines of the fiscal 2021-22 budget revised by the government on Tuesday with 211 votes in favor and 28 against, while six MPs abstained from voting.
EghtesadOnline: The new administration of the United States is adopting the same unlawful approaches of the previous government toward Iran, according to a senior diplomat who called for the reform of this “unconstructive” course of action.
EghtesadOnline: The government sold bonds worth 30.7 trillion rials ($120.3 million) in the previous week during the bond auction held by the Central Bank of Iran.
EghtesadOnline: The government sold 29.1 trillion rials ($121 million) in bonds at the weekly auction held by the Central Bank of Iran on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: The government has decided to import about 2.3 million tons of wheat during the course of the current crop year (September 2020-21) to replenish its strategic reserves, according to the head of the National Wheat Farmers Foundation.
EghtesadOnline: Residue shares of the government in four major refineries and some state-run companies are to be sold to three semi-private banks, it was decided at a Cabinet meeting in Tehran on Sunday.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani said the government is doing all in its power to neutralize unjust and illegal sanctions imposed on the country by the administration of outgoing US President Donald Trump.