EghtesadOnline: Following sharp falls in the Tehran stock markets throughout last week, a senior bank official spoke about a plan to help support the market by granting loans to investors for purchasing shares.
EghtesadOnline: Loans worth 1,700 million rials ($13,000) will be granted to home builders who choose to use non-traditional construction methods based on new technologies this year (March 2019-20).
EghtesadOnline: A total of 9,500 people received loans for home-based businesses in the first half of the current year (March 21-Sept. 22), which led to the creation of 16,500 new jobs, says Mahnaz Emamdadi, an official with the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare.
EghtesadOnline: Banks and credit institutions paid 5,313 trillion rials ($40.8 billion) in loans in the first eight months of current fiscal year to Nov.21.
EghtesadOnline: Loans to raise working capital of industrial units had a 72% share of the total loans given to mining and industrial companies in the first seven months of the current calendar year to Oct. 22.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran has offered 70 trillion rials ($500 million) in loans since the beginning of the current Iranian year (March 21) to help emerging startups and knowledge-based companies flourish, the CBI chief says.
EghtesadOnline: In a push to promote electric motorcycles, Tehran Municipality, jointly with the state-backed Omid Entrepreneurship Fund, will extend cheap loans to e-bike buyers, covering 80% of the vehicle's price.
EghtesadOnline: Since March 2018, Iran National Innovation Fund has offered loans and aid packages to the tune of 13 trillion rials ($113 million) to Iranian startups and tech firms, a deputy at INIF said on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: In line with the state-backed policy to accelerate the growth of knowledge-based firms and startup ecosystems in Iran, cheap loans will be offered to eligible companies and emerging enterprises in less-developed villages.
EghtesadOnline: Bank Maskan, the state-run agent bank of housing sector in Iran, granted 4,834 construction loans worth 3,659 billion rials ($31.95 million) to real-estate developers during the month ending Aug. 22, which indicate 82% and 33.7% growth in number and value respectively compared with last year's similar month.