EghtesadOnline: The planned privatization of Iran's two major football clubs, namely Persepolis and Esteghlal, is unlikely to be concluded in the current Iranian year (March 2019-2020), amid impediments to reforms in the clubs’ structure and problems related to their financial statements, the head of Iranian Privatization Organization says.
EghtesadOnline: Car buyers in Iran support privatization and a free market approach to the key industry and oppose generous state and government subsidies for the inefficient sector, a survey conducted by Iran Standard and Quality Inspection Company showed.
EghtesadOnline: The gravest problem facing privatization in Iran is the volatile foreign currency market, the head of Iranian Privatization Organization said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran Privatization Organization has presented a number of incentives to energize and reward the private sector in taking over state-run enterprises and assets, an advisor to the organization said.
EghtesadOnline: The privatization process accelerated after President Hassan Rouhani took office, Securities and Exchange News Agency (SENA) reported on Tuesday. Nearly 392 trillion rials of government property were privatized during the three years since August 2013.
EghtesadOnline: The Economy Ministry has hit a brick wall in its seemingly untiring pursuit of privatizing the government’s industrial behemoths.