Markets in Brief

Markets in Brief 23.11.2018

The 8th Iranian month, Aban, has proved to be the worst for Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) over the past four years. Despite flourishing market last summer, during the last month the market main index, TEDPIX […]


Lost market for Persian carpets

Iran has lost the largest market for its handwoven carpets due to long-term sanctions. Razi Haj-Aqa-Miri, Head of Export Union of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, says that since the revolution Iran has lost American market […]

Financial Sector

Hotels asking foreigners to pay in USD or Euro

Recently Iranian hotels apply a two-currency policy for their bookings; i.e. the Iranian travelers pay in rial, while the foreigners are asked to pay in dollar or euro. Hotel owners claim that following fluctuations in […]

Week in Brief

Week in Brief 09.11.2018

The unemployment rate among women has always been greater than that of men in Iran, like several other developing countries. The main reason is the difficulties women face to enter the job market. The Centre […]

International News Review

Iranian tourists in Turkey: half of a year ago

A report published by Sabah Newspaper in Turkey, shows that the number of Iranian tourists travelling to Turkey in September 2018 has been halved respect to a year ago. While during the political turmoil in […]

Financial Sector

Pension Fund of Iran forecasts salary increase

Pension Fund of Iran forecasts an increase of 120 million rials increase in annual salary of pensioners for the next Iranian year, 1398. To reach this point, the Fund has asked the government to submit […]

Week in Brief

Week in Brief 26.10.2018

Iran and Syria plan a cooperation to reconstruct Syria. During the visit of a Syrian business delegation to Tehran, the representatives of Urbanization Ministries of the two country met in order to negotiate possible cooperation […]