• Hemmati 2019-09-22 22:18

    CBI forms Open Market Operations executive committee

    TEHRAN – The governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has officially announced the formation of an executive committee on Open Market Operations (OMO), introducing the committee members.

  • rial 2019-09-22 19:21

    Iran’s currency value stable despite new U.S. sanctions

    TEHRAN – Iran’s national currency rial has been holding firm over the past few days despite the new U.S. sanctions which have targeted the country’s central bank and its sovereign wealth fund, Press TV reported.

  • bank loan 2019-09-16 19:53

    Bank loans to economic sectors up over 30%

    TEHRAN- Iranian banking system has offered facilities to domestic economic sectors in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22), stood at 2.188 quadrillion rials (about $52.1 billion), rising 30.9 percent from the previous year’s same period, IRIB reported.

  • assets 2019-09-02 19:13

    Iranian banks’ foreign assets up 13%

    TEHRAN - The total value of Iranian banks’ foreign assets by June 21 stood at 9.245 quadrillion rials (about $220.11 billion), registering a 13-percent rise compared with the corresponding period of last year.

  • investment funds 2019-09-01 17:51

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Investment funds laying ground to attract more investors

    Investment funds have gained high popularity among the investors over the past two decades.

  • money 2019-09-01 17:48

    Iran’s external debt drops 7%

    TEHRAN - Iran’s debts to foreign lenders in the end of the third Iranian month of Khordad (June 21, 2019) stood at $8.678 billion, showing seven percent decrease compared to the announced figure at the end of the past Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • hemmati 2019-08-31 20:31

    CBI mainly focuses on controlling liquidity, supporting domestic production: Hemmati

    TEHRAN – Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) said the bank’s current programs are mainly focused on controlling liquidity and supporting domestic production, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Liquidity 2019-08-30 19:41

    Liquidity at $475b in a month

    TEHRAN- Iran’s liquidity stood at 19.979 quadrillion rials (about $475.69 billion) during the third month of the current Iranian calendar year, Khordad (May 22-June 21), according to a report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • hemmati 2019-08-24 20:18

    Iranian rial regains value by 40% in 8 months: CBI

    TEHRAN – Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) said Iranian rial has been strengthened by over 40 percent against U.S. dollar in the past eight months, IRNA reported.

  • Hemmati 2019-08-16 18:12

    CBI sees stable currency market after turbulent year

    TEHRAN – Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) said the currency market is moving toward stability and predictability after a year of turmoil, IRNA reported.

  • Esmaili 2019-08-14 00:13

    Ambiguities surrounding the case of former central banker will be cleared up soon: Judiciary

    TEHRAN - Judiciary spokesman Gholam Hossein Esmaeili said on Tuesday that investigation will continue over the performance of Valiollah Seif, the former governor of the central bank.

  • money 2019-07-31 17:58

    Cabinet OKs taking zeroes off currency

    TEHRAN – Iranian cabinet approved a bill proposed by Central Bank of Iran (CBI) for eliminating four zeroes from the national currency, IRNA reported.

  • Economy 2019-07-31 15:40

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    May Iranian economy resuscitate from doldrums

    TEHRAN – Inflation rate (the increase in consumer prices besides those of the producer), as one the main economic indices, has skyrocketed during the past recent year, i.e. as of the US withdrawal from the JCPOA, May 8, 2018. 

  • Pourebrahimi 2019-07-30 19:08

    ‘Iran’s economy strong enough to withstand U.S. sanctions’

    TEHRAN – A member of Majlis Economic Committee said on Tuesday that the country’s economy has the capacity to pass through the unjust U.S. sanctions, IRIB reported.

  • Australia 2019-07-30 19:07

    Iran, Australia stress expansion of banking ties

    TEHRAN- Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Akbar Komijani held talks with the Australian Ambassador to Tehran, Ian Biggs, on Tuesday to discuss expansion of banking and economic relations.

  • cbi 2019-07-29 22:19

    NIMA supplies over €17.3b for imports of goods, services

    TEHRAN - Iran’s domestic Forex Management Integrated System (locally known as NIMA) has supplied €17.357 billion for imports of goods and services since it was launched in April 2018 up to July 22, 2019, IRNA reported.

  • cryptocurrency mining 2019-07-29 21:05

    Govt. gives green light for cryptocurrency mining

    TEHRAN – Iranian government, in a cabinet meeting on Sunday, approved cryptocurrency mining as an industrial activity, IRNA reported.

  • loan 2019-07-29 00:49

    Bank loans to industrial, mining sector up over 41%

    TEHRAN - Banks and credit institutions provided the industrial and mining sector with 300 trillion rials (about $7.14 billion) worth of loans in the first two months of the current Iranian year (March 21-May 21), registering a 41.5 percent rise year-on-year.

  • integrated forex market 2019-07-28 21:51

    Integrated forex market to start operation by mid-August

    TEHRAN- Central Bank of Iran (CBI) plans to launch an integrated forex market in the country by mid-August, IRIB reported.

  • Integrated forex market 2019-07-24 23:27

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Integrated forex market to replace NIMA?

    In early January, Money and Credit Council (MCC), the highest banking policy-making body of Central Bank of Iran (CBI), approved establishment of an integrated forex market as the CBI aims to explore the real volume of demand and supply in the foreign currency market through a new mechanism.

  • bitcoin 2019-07-22 17:35

    Govt. economic committee approves mechanism for mining cryptocurrencies

    TEHRAN - Iranian government’s economic committee on Sunday approved a mechanism for mining cryptocurrencies as Iran rushes to bring its growing mining farms in line with national laws, Mehr news agency reported.

  • loans 2019-07-21 23:43

    Bank loans to economic sector rise 20% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iranian banking system offered nearly 13 quadrillion rials (over $309.5 billion) facilities to domestic economic sectors during the past Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018-March 20, 2019), to register a 20 percent raise in comparison with the year before, Central Bank of Iran (CBI) data showed.

  • forex market 2019-07-19 19:18

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Forex market stabilized, rial soaring

    Forex market in Iran has been experiencing many ups and downs after the U.S. withdrew from Iran’s nuclear deal (known as JCPOA) in May 2018.

  • Money 2019-07-15 20:49

    CBI manages to stabilize foreign currency market: report

    TEHRAN – The value of Iranian rial is recovering against the U.S. dollar as the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) policies for shielding the currency against the U.S. sanctions are taking effect.

  • exports 2019-07-10 22:35

    ‘$5b of non-oil revenues injected to NIMA since March’

    TEHRAN – Iran’s non-oil exporters injected $5 billion of their revenues into the Forex Management Integrated System, locally known as NIMA, since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21), IRNA reported, quoting an official with the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • Liquidity 2019-07-09 22:03

    Liquidity at $448b in a year: CBI

    TEHRAN- Iran’s liquidity stood at 18.82 quadrillion rials (about $448.095 billion) in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2019), IRIB reported citing a report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • foreign debt 2019-07-08 20:00

    Iran’s foreign debt drops 17% in a year: CBI

    TEHRAN - Iran’s foreign debt fell to $9.339 billion at the end of the last Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), registering a nearly 17 percent drop compared to the figure for the preceding year, IRNA reported on Monday, citing central bank data.

  • ICCIMA 2019-07-02 22:22

    Govt., private sector discuss amending CBI directive on re-injection of export income

    TEHRAN - The 86th Dialogue Council of the Government and the Private sector was held in Tehran on Tuesday to discuss issues pertain to foreign trade and currency market, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported.

  • cbi 2019-06-25 21:09

    CBI hosts a gathering of economists to discuss monetary issues

    TEHRAN – In a meeting with the country’s economists in Tehran on Monday, the governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) explored issues like Integrated Forex Market, open market operations (OMO), liquidity and inflation, IRIB reported.

  • Dollar 2019-06-21 19:51

    Industry ministry unveils directive on re-injection of export income

    TEHRAN – Following the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), the ministry of industry, mining and trade has issued a directive package which provides the country’s exporters with guidelines about how they should re-inject their foreign currency incomes into the country’s economy, IRNA reported on Thursday.