EghtesadOnline: The duration of employment in Iran stood at an average of 12.2 years (11 years for women and 12.5 years for men), while 68.7% stayed in their main jobs for under 15 years in the fiscal 2016-17, according to data released separately by the Statistical Center of Iran and the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani presented the budget bill for the fiscal 2018-19 to the parliament on Sunday, a document he called a blueprint for generating employment, eliminating poverty and promoting equality.
EghtesadOnline: Over 23 million people are employed in Iran, but those who contribute to pension funds are fewer than 17 million, suggesting that six million workers are either uninsured or working in the informal economy, a deputy minister of cooperatives, labor and social welfare said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's information and communications technology sector has the capacity to employ one million people, an official with the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare said.
EghtesadOnline: The Iranian banking system will continue to support production and employment in the current fiscal year as it did last year, says the chief executive of Bank Melli Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Presidnet Hassan Rouhani said that his administration has done its best to alleviate poverty, boost production and employment and he will attempt to give new momentum to his efforts in his second term as president.
EghtesadOnline: Economic development through tourism is contingent on protecting cultural and environmental resources.
EghtesadOnline: The Iranian banking system will focus on increasing production and improving employment in the current fiscal year in line with the guidelines provided by the Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei.
EghtesadOnline: The three indices of employment, economic growth and inflation must be taken into consideration for the new Iranian year (started March 21), a former president of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture said.
EghtesadOnline: Employment is a socio-economic reality, but its economic aspect is more important; therefore, any policy that ignores economic logic of employment will be failed.