EghtesadOnline: A total of 3,639 unfinished industrial projects, with a physical progress of over 80% worth 1,190 trillion rials ($4.76 billion), have the capacity to create 155,000 jobs in the country.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 699,000 jobs were safeguarded throughout the coronavirus crisis as a result of loans extended by the government to businesses under the Covid-19 relief assistance program.
EghtesadOnline: The number of jobs created by industries in the nine months to Dec. 20, 2020, increased by 29% compared with the corresponding period of the previous year, a deputy minister of industries, mining and trade said.
EghtesadOnline: The “salary subsidy scheme” generated 6,752 jobs for first-time workers in the last fiscal year (March 2019-20).
EghtesadOnline: A total of 383 cooperative projects worth 30 trillion rials ($113 million) were recently launched across the country.
EghtesadOnline: The coronavirus has hit hard at an estimated 2.8 million businesses and six million jobs in Iran, according to the director general of Policymaking and Job Department of the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare.
EghtesadOnline: By Aug. 21, the Administrative and Recruitment Affairs Organization will publish advertisements to screen 40,000 new employees for government entities, Jamshid Ansari, the head of the organization, says.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s 34 stationery producers have created jobs for a total of 5,000 people, according to the latest figures released by the Ministry of Industries, Mines and Trade.
EghtesadOnline: The outbreak of coronavirus and its associated challenges have had a significant impact on Iranians in terms of labor force participation—the proportion of the adult population (ages 15 and above) who are employed or seeking jobs—employment and hours worked.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 391,280 people registered with private- and state-run employment agencies in the last Iranian year (March 2019-20), of whom 89,515 managed to land a job.