EghtesadOnline: Majlis Joint Commission, a parliamentary body responsible for reviewing the budget bill as well as the five-year economic development plans, has put forth a bill that would reduce tax on production from 25% to 20%.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Joint Commission has made an amendment to the 2021-22 fiscal budget bill based on which state banks can increase capital by up to 100 trillion rials ($400 million) by selling nonfinancial assets.
EghtesadOnline: The Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Abdolnasser Hemmati criticized the parliament’s decision to raise forex rates for importing essential goods, saying that it would negatively impact monetary variables.
EghtesadOnline: Majlis Research Center, the research arm of Iranian Parliament, cast serious doubt over a 25% pay increase for civil servants proposed by the government in the budget bill for the next fiscal year (March 2021-22).
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center has looked into the performance of banks in the first quarter of the current fiscal year (March 20- June 21).
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center in a report explored the main reasons behind the sharp increase in consumer prices in the second quarter of the current fiscal year (June 21-Sept.21).
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center said urban wastewater networks and sewage collection facilities have been expanding but the same is not true for rural areas.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis is reviewing a proposal to set up a union for safeguarding the interest of retail investors in the stock market, a deputy speaker of the parliament said.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center, the research arm of the parliament, says how average amount of water used to produce metals, namely gold and copper, in Iran is five times above international norms.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s conservative-dominated parliament voted against President Hassan Rouhani’s pick for the post of industries, mining and trade minister in its Wednesday session.