EghtesadOnline: Parliament voted on Sunday to remove the economy minister ramping up pressure on the embattled president who has come under mounting criticism over his handling of the economy in the face of new US sanctions.
EghtesadOnline: Minister of Industries, Mining and Trade Mohammad Shariatmadari is scheduled to inaugurate Iran’s first iron ore beneficiation plant in Kerman Province on Saturday, his deputy Masoud Karbasian announced on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: During a one-day visit to Slovakia, Iran’s Economy Minister Masoud Karbasian met with the country’s deputy prime minister and finance minister, Peter Kazimir, to discuss the improvement of bilateral economic and banking relations.
EghtesadOnline: Minister of Economic and Finance Affairs Masoud Karbasian called for increasing banking cooperation with Bulgaria, proposing that the EU member state open bank branches in Iran for facilitating bilateral trade.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign exchange rates continued to surge in Tehran's market amid confusion about the causes of the rally, as both Economy Minister Masoud Karbasian and Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Valiollah Seif are set to appear before lawmakers to explain the situation.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Masoud Karbasian said talks are underway with Azerbaijan to conclude a preferential trade agreement.
EghtesadOnline: Economy Minister Masoud Karbasian said over 70% of the divestitures during the tenure of President Hassan Rouhani have gone to the real private sector as opposed to the previous administration whose privatization performance has been widely criticized.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Economy Minister Masoud Karbasian met with his Russian counterpart Maxim Oreshkin in Moscow on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: The share of oil revenues in the government’s general revenues reduced from 46% six years ago (March 2012-13) to 34% last year (March 2016-17), Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Masoud Karbasian said.
EghtesadOnline: Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Masoud Karbasian has expressed Iran’s readiness to host the 12th meeting of Azerbaijan-Iran Economic Commission.