EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center (MRC), the parliament’s think tank, says the National Development Fund of Iran must resist calls for partial payment by all those who have taken out forex loans.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center has rejected provisions of a parliament-initiated bill that calls for all-embracing support for the manufacturing sector.
EghtesadOnline: With steep volatility in the bourse here to stay, the research deputy chief of the Majlis Research Center says much-needed stability in the market demands structural reforms at the macroeconomic level.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center scrutinized the policy of “curbing exchange rates” adopted by successive governments and concluded that it has harmed the economy in more ways than one.
EghtesadOnline: The investment climate worsened in last spring, which marks the first fiscal quarter (March 20-June 20, 2020), largely due to the adverse impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the latest report of the Majlis Research Center, the research arm of the Iran’s parliament, said.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center has looked into the performance of banks in the first quarter of the current fiscal year (March 20- June 21).
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center in a report explored the main reasons behind the sharp increase in consumer prices in the second quarter of the current fiscal year (June 21-Sept.21).
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center says a new government plan to divest its assets in assorted companies via exchange-traded funds is not “privatization in the true sense”.
EghtesadOnline: In an analytical report appraising measures taken to curb inflation, the Majlis Research Center says the government has resorted largely to temporary and micro measures to curb inflation and control liquidity but in doing so has failed to address macro variables.
EghtesadOnline: In a report on the misuse of the National Development Fund of Iran, the Majlis Research Center says a large part of the sovereign wealth fund has been used in sectors outside the purview of the fund.