Deep water project in Sistan Province

Shargh writes that in spite of objections from the Department of Environment, the study phase for the deep well project in Sistan and Baluchistan Province is to start in the beginning of the next Iranian […]


Tehran Metro increases prices

Shargh writes that the price of subway tickets will increase by 25% next year. Starting March 21st the price of a single-trip ticket has been set as 10,000 IRRs, suburban ticket as 15,000 IRRs and […]

Financial Sector

Social Security Organization sells its businesses

Shargh writes that most did not expect the Social Security Organization to act on its decision to limit business operation so soon. The Social Security Investment Co. (SSIC) is transferring 130 of its subsidiaries and […]


10% of carwashes use drinking water

This week, Shahrvand newspaper has published reports on the water shortage. In a report, Shahrvand writes that 10% of carwashes is Tehran use drinking water to wash cars. The daily water consumption of these carwashes […]


India invests in Iran using Rupees

The Iranian President’s visit to India was among the most important events of the week. India reversed a law which had previously only benefited investors in Bhutan and Nepal, allowing Indian investors to use rupees […]


Non realistic tariffs create debt

Shargh Daily writes that recently, operators of high voltage power posts gathered in front of the Ministry of Power in order to amend their contracts. The producers of power industry equipment have a similar complaint: […]