Week in Brief

Iran Economy in Brief – No.94

Stop cutting trees Iran Newspaper reports that three executives from the Tehran Municipality, District One, were charged with cutting down 69 trees in Valiasr Street and fired. Even though cutting down trees is grounds for […]


Iranian Black Friday

Two Iranian online stores, DigiKala and Bamilo held Iranian Black Fridays. The startups sponsored widespread advertisements in the weeks leading up to the sale and succeeded in attracting a large number of visitors to their […]


Should the price of bread increase?

This week the price of bread was supposed to rise by 15% in government run bakeries. On the first day, however, the increase was canceled by President Rouhani’s order. Donya-e-Eqtesad, an Iranian economic daily, reports […]

Week in Brief

Iran Economy in Brief – No.93

Iran Economy in Brief (IEB) becomes two years old In November 2015, we started sending Iran Economy in Brief to 100 readers. Today our English and Farsi newsletters have nearly 7000 readers. This growth would […]

Week in Brief

Iran Economy in Brief – No. 92

Human beings are members of a whole, In creation of one essence and soul. If one member is afflicted with pain, Other members uneasy will remain. If you have no sympathy for human pain, The […]

Week in Brief

Iran Economy in Brief – No. 91

Iran and Japan to pilot wastewater reduction project The National Water and Wastewater Engineering Company of Iran, the Water and Wastewater Company of Isfahan and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have signed an agreement to […]

Week in Brief

Iran Economy in Brief – No. 90

Oil ministry and its female Vice Minister Bijan Zangeneh, Iran’s Oil Minister, introduced Marzieh Shahdaii as his deputy. This is the first time that a woman has become Deputy Minister of Oil in Iran. Ms […]


Top Iranian exporters in 2016

The Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trades has announced this year’s top exporters, according to the previous Iranian fiscal year, i.e. March 2016 to 2017. Each company is graded based on its own industry. The […]