EghtesadOnline: Transactions between Iran and EU member states during January-July 2020 stood at €2.65 billion to register a 9.07% decline compared with last year’s corresponding period, latest data provided by the European Statistical Office show.
EghtesadOnline: An estimated 2.89 billion transactions worth 4,769.01 trillion ($20.7 billion) were processed via Shaparak (the nationwide electronic payment network) in the fifth month of current fiscal year (July-22- August 21)
EghtesadOnline: Banks and non-bank credit institutions can offer electronic wallets to help facilitate micro transactions, says the Money and Credit Council, the highest supervisory and regulatory body of Iran's financial markets.
EghtesadOnline: The nationwide payment settlement network, Shaparak, processed more than 2.87 billion payments worth 5,199.28 trillion rials ($23.3 billion) in the calendar month to July 21.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s commercial exchanges with its biggest trading partner, China, reached $7.23 billion during the first half of 2020 to register a 42% decline compared with the corresponding period of 2019.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and Russia are still discussing integrating interbank transaction networks, Russia's Mir and Iran's Shetab, to ease transactions between the people and businesses of the two countries, an official with Iran's Trade Promotion Organization said.
EghtesadOnline: More than 2.73 billion transactions worth 3,886.38 trillion rials ($18.5 billion) were processed by the national retail payment network ‘Shaparak’ during the calendar month to June 20.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and the Eurasian Economic Union have traded $2.11 billion worth of goods since Oct. 27, 2019, when the preferential trade agreement between the two sides came into effect, according to the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran is not satisfied with the snail’s pace of transactions via the oft-publicized Iran-EU trade channel, said Gholamreza Ansari, deputy foreign minister for economic affairs.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and the Eurasian Economic Union have traded a total of 5.1 million tons of goods worth $1.78 billion from Oct. 27, 2019, when a preferential trade agreement between the two sides came into effect on April 24, 2020.