EghtesadOnline: There is great deal of criticism against the World Bank’s Doing Business Report and its associated country rankings, Ali Firouzi, an official with the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance, said.
EghtesadOnline: The Money and Credit Council -- the top finance and banking policymaker -- agreed on Wednesday to postpone repayment of loans to mitigate the effect of new coronavirus on businesses.
EghtesadOnline: A group of state institutions has launched an initiative to grant financial support to 100 startups per year to help them flourish.
EghtesadOnline: Standard parallel salaf contracts worth 2.5 trillion rials ($20 million) will be offered on the Iran Energy Exchange on Tuesday to finance Azar Oilfield projects.
EghtesadOnline: The parliament approved the general outlines of a bill that aims to increase transparency in election campaign financing ahead of the 11th round of Majlis elections due to be held on Feb. 21, 2020.
EghtesadOnline: The government can withdraw €3.4 billion from the National Development Fund of Iran in the next fiscal year (starts March 2020), to finance development projects.
EghtesadOnline: A credit line of $1.94 billion has been reopened by China to finance Iran’s Tehran-Qom-Isfahan high-speed railroad project, according to the governor general of Isfahan Province.
EghtesadOnline: Iran launched the first ever fund of funds (FOF) on Sunday as part of measures to promote knowledge-based companies.
EghtesadOnline: Hossein Abdoh-Tabrizi, a prominent figure in Iran’s housing and finance sectors, has appraised the main challenges facing Iran's housing sector.
EghtesadOnline: Standard parallel salaf contracts worth 25 trillion rials ($213.6 million) were sold in the Iran Energy Exchange Sept.3-4 to finance oil projects.