EghtesadOnline: The World Bank will give $90 million to Iran to help it cope with the coronavirus pandemic, the head of the Organization for Investment, Economic and Technical Assistance of Iran said.
EghtesadOnline: The World Bank has revised up its estimates and forecasts about Iran’s economic growth.
EghtesadOnline: The World Bank expects Iran’s economy to bounce back from negative growth in 2021 with 1.5% expansion in gross domestic product.
EghtesadOnline: The World Bank has incorporated Iran into the group of upper middle-income economies in 2019.
EghtesadOnline: There is great deal of criticism against the World Bank’s Doing Business Report and its associated country rankings, Ali Firouzi, an official with the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance, said.
EghtesadOnline: The World Bank expects Iran's economy to bounce back to growth in 2021 with 2.1% in GDP expansion after having experienced an estimated 5.3% contraction this year.
EghtesadOnline: Iran will receive $50 million from the World Bank to help the health sector cope with the coronavirus pandemic, a deputy health minister said.
EghtesasdOnline: The World Bank estimates that Iran's economy shrank 8.7% in 2019 compared to the previous year.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s economy is expected to contract further by 8.7% in 2019-20 due to external shocks to oil and gas output.
EghtesadOnline: EU ministers on Friday chose the Bulgarian number two of the World Bank Kristalina Georgieva as the bloc's candidate to become IMF chief, in a fractious vote that failed to heal bitter divisions between member states.