Week in Brief 07.06.2019

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has changed the regulations in the export of Iron-ore. From June 2019, only iron-ore producers are permitted to export this product and other traders cannot do so. The reason […]


Week in Brief 24.05.2019

Due to weather forecasts for heavy rain during this week, three dams around Tehran were partially emptied. Tehran Water Company CEO, Hassan Razavi, says that the dams, Taleghan and Mamlou, have been completely full, and […]

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Week in Brief 17.05.2019

For a week or so canned tuna fish was disappeared from the shelves of several supermarkets. A week later, shelves were full of new cans, with new prices which were doubled. The same holds for […]

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Week in Brief 10.05.2019

Café Bazar is an Iranian application store where Iranian users can download and install applications on their android devices. Since several Iranian developers do not have the possibility to offer their applications on Google Play, […]

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Week in Brief 03.05.2019

Reports published by the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare show that during the past Iranian fiscal year the number of accidents during work has fallen by 6 per cent with respect to a year […]

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Week in Brief 26.04.2019

Production of bi-fuel vehicles (gasoline and CNG) has dropped by more than 58 per cent in the past Iranian fiscal year, 1397, with respect to a year before, announces the Ministry of Industry and Trade. […]

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Week in Brief 12.04.2019

It has been one of the worst Norouz holidays for most Iranians. Heavy rain started a few days before the new year and extended until the end of the holidays. Within two weeks, more than […]

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Week in Brief 15.03.2019

The Iranian new year, Norouz, is approaching. Visiting relatives is a fundamental activity that Iranian families do during the Norouz holidays. When visiting relatives, guests are entertained with fruits and more importantly with mixture of […]

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Week in Brief 08.03.2019

800 tones of cooking oil are blocked at customs since summer 2018 waiting for permissions to be exported, announces the Oil Producers Association of Iran (OPAI). “From April to June 2018, we succeeded to export […]


Week in Brief 08.02.2019

Qatar Airways adds a new destination to its list: Isfahan. From this week, two weekly flights on Mondays and Thursdays are scheduled between the ancient Iranian city of Isfahan and Hamd International Airport. Qatar Airways […]