EghtesadOnline: A total of 387,090 business permits were issued by the Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade during the current Iranian year’s first eight months (March 21-Nov. 21), registering a 2.7% growth compared with the similar period of last year, latest figures released by the Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade show.
EghtesadOnline: The Oil Ministry will invest $80 million in startups and knowledge-based firms, the oil minister said.
EghtesadOnline: Sales of Iranian startups and knowledge-based companies reached 1.8 quadrillion rials ($7.6 billion) in the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2020), a senior official with the Vice Presidential Office for Science and Technology says.
EghtesadOnline: The revenues of Iranian startups and knowledge-based companies have exceeded $12 billion annually, Vice President for Science and Technology Sorena Sattari says.
EghtesadOnline: The 13th Iran Web and Mobile Festival wrapped up on Friday by introducing Iran’s top startups and entrepreneurs.
EghtesadOnline: Efforts are on track in Iranian metropolises Tehran and Tabriz to expand tech centers offering workspace and financial support to local startups.
EghtesadOnline: Two Iranian startups specialized in sports will unveil their latest products during the 19th International Exhibition of Sports, Sporting Goods and Equipment (also called SPORTEX 2020) now underway at Tehran's International Fairground since Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: Around 50% of Iranian startups will most probably collapse due to the coronavirus pandemic and its economic impact, Iran's ICT Guild Organization declared in a report.
EghtesadOnline: State-backed Iran National Innovation Fund is planning to loan 45 trillion rials ($277.7 million) to knowledge-based companies and tech firms in the current fiscal year (ending March 2021).
EghtesadOnline: In an effort to upgrade urban services via the internet of things, smart technologies and innovative ideas, Tehran Municipality is planning to tap into the potentials of local startups.