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.
EghtesadOnline: The World Bank has downgraded its estimates and forecasts on Iran's economic growth.
EghtesadOnline: The World Bank has downgraded Iran's economic growth estimates and forecasts in a new report.
EghtesadOnline: Latest World Bank projections show Iran's gross domestic product will continue to contract in 2019, before reversing gear in 2020.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's global ranking in terms of ease of doing business declined in the latest 2019 report published by the World Bank.