EghtesadOnline: Due to the spread of the new strain of the coronavirus in Iraq, passengers are banned from using five border crossings to the neighboring country over the past few days, the spokesperson of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration announced.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s road accident death rate has declined by almost 16%, as Covid-19 has curbed land-based travel.
EghtesadOnline: Iran-China Chamber of Commerce has warned Iranian traders and merchants about the outbreak of a lethal coronavirus in China and called on them to monitor the latest situation of the viral spread before travelling to China.
EghtesadOnline: A weak local currency has proved to be a boon to Iran’s inbound tourists while a nemesis to its outbound tourism industry, at least twice in the past decade.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's travel and tourism sector grew at 1.9% to contribute 1,158 trillion rials ($8.83 billion) or 6.5% of overall GDP and 1.334 million jobs (5.4% of total employment) to the economy in 2018.