EghteasadOnline: Members of Majlis Economic Commission on Sunday approved the formation of new specialized committees within the Central Bank of Iran for reviewing articles related to long-awaited bank reforms.
EghtesadOnline: Majlis Economic Commission welcomed the new foreign exchange policies introduced by the government on August 6 and believes that these policies, along with the appointment of the new Central Bank of Iran governor, have created a new ambiance in the economy.
EghtesadOnline: Members of Majlis Economic Commission have commenced the process of reviewing articles of the Majlis motion to undertake long-awaited reforms in Iran's banking system and bestow the central bank with independence.
EghtesadOnline: The government's new package to salvage the volatile currency market agrees with the lawmakers' own plans for strengthening the rial, the chairman of Majlis Economic Commission said.
EghtesadOnline: Majlis Economic Commission gave the nod to the establishment of eight new free trade zones and 13 special economic zones.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Economic Commission criticized the government’s poor handling of a crisis that hit the hard currency market in April and stressed the need for measures to boost the Secondary Forex Market.
EghtesadOnline: Majlis Economic Commission, a major force in Iran's Parliament, is committed to ensure the passage of pending bills aimed at completing its action plan with the Financial Action Task Force, a member of the commission said.
EghtesadOnline: Chairman of Majlis Economic Commission said on Tuesday a parliamentary measure to manage the foreign exchange market is still on the agenda, but lawmakers are giving the government more time to see whether its measures will prove effective.
EghtesadOnline: A member of Majlis Economic Commission has called for more liquidity to be directed toward the housing sector, saying that although mortgage rate cuts are likely to help boost the sector’s growth, there is need for a shift in policymaking so that liquidity would find its way toward this sector.
EghtesadOnline: The twin banking reform bills devised by the government are now being assessed in Majlis Economic Commission and will be ratified in open sessions by December, a member of the commission announced.