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.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis has obliged the National Iranian Oil Company, to supply one million tons of free bitumen to executive organizations for construction projects in the current fiscal year (ends next March).
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis on Tuesday obliged the Social Security Organization to sell part of its shares in its affiliated lender, Refah Bank, so that the shares don’t exceed the ceiling set by the Central Bank of Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Lawmakers will hold a confirmation vote for the proposed agriculture minister on March 2.
EghtesadOnline: The Iranian Parliament, also known as Majlis, rejected the outlines of the upcoming fiscal year’s (starting March 20, 2020) budget bill on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Economic Commission on Wednesday approved the provisions of a monetary bill based on which four zeros will be shaved off the national currency.
EghtesadOnline: Campaigning for the 11th round of parliamentary elections slated for Feb. 21 began on Wednesday midnight, the Elections Headquarters announced.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis Research Center says a new government plan to divest its assets in assorted companies via exchange-traded funds is not “privatization in the true sense”.