Week in Brief

Week in Brief 31.08.2018

5000 bicycles are now available for renting in four districts of Tehran downtown, encouraging residents to ride green. Bike-sharing is relatively new in Tehran. Previously, Tehran Municipality offered free of charge renting bikes next to […]


Waterless Carwash in Tehran Grabs Attentions

An Iranian waterless carwash startup which washes vehicles on the spot has thought of a novel idea to attract customers. Rain warranty, meaning that if it rains, up to 24 hours after having your car […]


Russian Ride Sharing Company on Iranian Roads

Shahrvand daily writes that the success of Iranian ride sharing services such as Snapp and Tap30 in various cities has opened the door for foreign companies. Maxim which is a Russian ride sharing company has been […]

National News Review

30% growth in housing market

The price of housing in Tehran has grown by 30% compared with last year, and the western part of Tehran, especially small apartments have seen the largest growth. Shahrvand writes that the price of construction […]


Credit line for Tehran – Mashhad railway

Donya-e-Eghtesad announces the opening of a 7.1 billion dollar credit line in order to finance the electric train line between Tehran and Mashhad. This contract between Sanaat and Madan (Industry and Mining) Bank of Iran […]


Too much noise in Tehran

Taadol newspaper has written an article evaluating noise pollution in Tehran. The most important source of noise pollution is transportation vehicles, and among them motorcycles have the greatest share of noise. Elham Karimi, a specialist […]

Financial Sector

Municipality of Tehran; short in finance

Tehran has several problems; public transportation and pollution are the highlights. Qanun daily reported about recent talks of increasing the cost of living in Tehran as a solution for some of these problems. The Deputy […]

Week in Brief

Iran Economy in Brief – No. 82

Population of suburban area of Tehran: more than 2 million More than 8% of the country’s urban decay is located in Tehran. The Head of the Urban Development and Revitalization Organization of Iran, Mohammad Abdolmaleki […]

Week in Brief

Iran Economy in Brief – No. 81

Football League to pay $53m tax The Iranian Football League Organization released a statement announcing its bank accounts have been frozen due to tax debt. Based on the report from the Tax Organization, The Iranian […]