EghtesadOnline: The governor of the Central Bank of Iran, Abdolnasser Hemmati, is visiting Oman to discuss ways to expand banking relations between the two Persian Gulf neighbors.
EghtesadOnline: Atotal of 6.45 million tons of finished and semi-finished steel products were exported from Iran during the first three quarters of the current fiscal year (March 21-Dec. 20) to register a 17.18% decline year-on-year, the Iranian Steel Producers Association reported.
EghtesadOnline: Government Spokesman Ali Rabiei announced on Tuesday that Iran will start its mass inoculation program over the next two weeks.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian aluminum producers had a total output of 325,223 tons of ingots during the first nine months of the current Iranian year (March 20-Dec. 20) to register a 66% rise compared with the corresponding period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: Health Minister Saeed Namaki on Sunday announced that the first batch of Covid-19 vaccines will arrive in Iran in a matter of days.
EghtesadOnline: Iran set the highest record of oil products export during the past three years when the country was under tough sanctions imposed by the former US administration, the Oil Minister said at the opening ceremony of the 25th Iran Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Exhibition in Tehran January 22.
EghtesadOnline: Bank Maskan, the state agent bank of Iran’s housing sector, paid a total of 1.47 million loans worth 257,800 billion rials ($1.12 billion) to applicants during the nine months to Dec. 20, 2020, registering a 43% growth in value compared with the same period of the year before.
EghtesadOnline: The cold spell has inflicted losses worth millions of dollars on Iran’s agricultural sector, mainly in the south of the country.
EghtesadOnline: There were 46.6 million sheep and lambs and 16.7 million goats and goat kids at Iran’s livestock farms in the month ending Dec 20, 2020, indicating an increase of 8.3% in the number of sheep and lambs, and an increase of 9% in the number of goats and goat kids compared with the same period of last year.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s automotive production increased by 0.9% during the 10 months to Jan. 19, compared with the same period of last year.