EghtesadOnline: Iran registered its largest single-day drop in COVID-19 infections since April 9 on Saturday, which brought its tally of daily cases to its lowest since March 9.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s commercial exchanges with its top trading partner China stood at $3.94 billion during the first three months of 2020 to register a 30.4% decline compared with the corresponding period of 2019.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 1.22 million tons of dates were produced in the last Iranian year that ended on March 19, 2020, of which 200,000-220,000 tons have been stored for supply during the holy month of Ramadan (started April 25), secretary of the National Association of Iranian Dates said.
EghtesadOnline: Gasoline consumption fell by 22 million liters a day in the three weeks from November 15 after the government rationed gasoline and raised prices by selling it at two rates.
EghtesadOnline: Currency rates and gold coin prices dropped in Tehran’s market last week.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has urged Turkey not to go ahead with its planned military operation in Syria and called for respecting the territorial integrity of the war-torn Arab state.
EghtesadOnline: The reopening of the Abu Kamal-Qaim border crossing between Syria and Iraq will reduce transit costs between Iran and Syria by 50%, says the co-chair of Iran-Syria Economic Commission, Kayvan Kashefi.
EghtesadOnline: New data released by the Central Bank of Iran indicate 3,423 homes were sold in Tehran in the first month of the current Iranian year (March 21-April 20) to register a 73.3% decline compared to the month before and 32.2% compared to the similar month of the year before.
EghtesadOnline: The output of Iran's major aluminum producers stood at an aggregate of 301,033 tons in the last Iranian year (ended March 20), which indicates an 11% decrease compared with last year's corresponding period, the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization reported.
EghtesadOnline: OPEC oil supply fell to a four-year low in February, a Reuters survey found, as top exporter Saudi Arabia and its Persian Gulf Arab allies over-delivered on the group’s supply pact while Venezuelan output registered a further involuntary decline.