Abdolnaser Hemmati


  • CBI 2019-04-24 20:30

    ‘Forex reserves enough to stabilize domestic market amid U.S. pressures’

    TEHRAN - Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati said the country’s foreign currency reserves are enough to stabilize the country’s forex market after U.S. ended the waivers for Iranian oil buyers.

  • Hemmati 2019-04-23 21:42

    CBI governor discusses expansion of banking ties with Iraqi officials

    TEHRAN- Central Bank of Iran Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati met some Iraqi senior officials during a visit to Baghdad to explore the ways for the expansion of banking relations between the two countries, IRIB reported.

  • Hemmati 2019-04-15 19:58

    Natural disasters insurance fund to be established: CBI governor

    TEHRAN- Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati announced that a natural disaster insurance fund will be set up in the country, IRIB reported.

  • CBI 2019-04-14 20:05

    CBI rejects rumors of requesting loan from IMF

    TEHRAN – Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has denied the recent rumors about the bank applying for a loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

  • Hemmati 2019-04-09 21:43

    'U.S. move against IRGC indicates its failure in anti-Iran economic measures'

    Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnaser Hemmati underlined that the U.S. designation of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a ‘terrorist organization’ shows its failure in anti-Iran economic pressures and policies.

  • Iran-Iraq 2019-04-07 20:15

    Iranian, Iraqi ministers confer about energy, economy co-op

    During the two-day stay of an Iraqi high-ranking delegation in Iran, the Iraqi ministers met their Iranian counterparts to discuss different areas of cooperation between the two neighbors.

  • production 2019-04-06 20:21

    ‘Iran to unveil production flourishing, budget reform plans in coming days’

    TEHRAN - Head of Iran’s Planning and Budget Organization Mohammad Bagher Nobakht announced about unveiling a production and employment flourishing plan as well as a plan for reforming the budget structure in the coming days.

  • Hemmati 2019-03-16 20:58

    Iran’s mechanism for INSTEX to be set up soon: CBI governor

    TEHRAN- The Iranian mechanism which is in consistence with INSTEX (the special purpose vehicle to facilitate trade between the EU and Iran to get around U.S. sanctions) will be set up in Tehran soon, Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati said on Friday night.

  • Mitsugu Saito 2019-02-27 18:00

    Iranian banking delegation to embark for Japan soon

    TEHRAN- An Iranian banking delegation will soon leave Tehran for Tokyo as accorded in a meeting between the Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnaser Hemmati and Japan’s Ambassador to Tehran Mitsugu Saito, the portal of CBI reported on Wednesday.

  • Hemmati 2019-02-13 21:03

    Inflation, liquidity curbed: CBI Governor

    TEHRAN- Despite the expressed concerns about a probable rampant inflation and high volume of liquidity in the country, the two indices are presently kept under control, the Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced after his meeting with the cabinet on Wednesday, IRNA reported.

  • CBI Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati (L) and his Iraqi counterpart Ali Mohsen Al-Allaq exchanged banking agreement documents signed in Baghdad on Tuesday 2019-02-06 20:00

    Iran, Iraq set up payment mechanism to facilitate trade

    TEHRAN – Central banks of Iran and Iraq reached an agreement to set up a payment mechanism to facilitate banking ties between the two countries, the portal of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) reported.

  • Hemmati 2019-01-23 21:24

    Forex market under CBI’s full control

    TEHRAN- "The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has a full control over domestic foreign exchange market," the central bank Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati announced in a televised interview on Tuesday.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2019-01-10 09:17

    ‘Banking system reformations on CBI agenda’

    TEHRAN- “The plan on amending domestic banking system is being investigated comprehensively and will become operational after getting prepared,” the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced in social media.

  • Iran-India 2019-01-01 17:35

    Iran-India banking mechanism to start operation in few days: envoy

    TEHRAN- The banking mechanism between Iran and India is ready for operation, Indian Ambassador to Iran Saurabh Kumar announced, saying that banking and trade activities will be started between the two sides in the next few days.

  • Iran Syria 2018-12-31 16:55

    Iran, Syria explore facilitation of bilateral banking transactions

    TEHRAN- In a meeting between Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati and Syrian Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Mohammad Samer al-Khalil in Tehran on Monday, the two sides investigated the ways to facilitate banking transactions between Iran and Syria, CBI website published.

  • Budget Bill 1398 2018-12-13 09:41

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    1398 budget bill, (non)-oil revenues?

    The budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year 1398 (starting on March 21, 2019) was presented to the parliament on December 6 while Iran’s economy, previously expected to boom, is experiencing the toughest conditions under the draconian U.S. sanctions. The upcoming year is supposedly an economic predicament for Iranians to endure and for the government to program and handle.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-12-11 21:18

    ‘Iran ditches dollar in transactions with several countries’

    TEHRAN- Iran has made mutual monetary agreements with some countries on the way to abolish U.S. dollar in its financial transactions and the issue will be incrementally generalized to other countries in future,” the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced in a meeting with Iranian economists on Monday, IRNA reported.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-12-08 22:30

    ‘Strengthening rial, supplying working capital top priorities of banks’

    TEHRAN- In his periodical meeting with directors from state-run and private Iranian banks, the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) called for the banks to have strengthening the national currency and supplying the working capital of production units while granting facilities among their top priorities, IRIB reported on Saturday.

  • Hemmati 2018-12-04 20:55

    China eager for expansion of long-term economic ties with Iran: envoy

    TEHRAN – The Chinese Ambassador to Tehran Pang Sen expressed his country’s willingness for expansion of long-term economic relations with Iran, IRIB reported.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-11-17 20:52

    Exports to bring back $47b of hard currency by Mar. 2019

    TEHRAN- Some $47 billion of hard currency will be injected back to domestic financial system via exports by the end of the present Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced on social media.

  • Hemmati 2018-11-10 21:27

    CBI drafting new foreign currency directive for exports

    TEHRAN – Central Bank of Iran (CBI) will soon unveil a directive drafted to help injecting the foreign currency earned from non-oil exports into the country’s economic cycle, Mehr news agency reported quoting CBI’s governor as saying.

  • Iran-Europe monetary mechanism established: CBI governor 2018-10-29 01:40

    Iran-Europe monetary mechanism established: CBI governor

    TEHRAN – The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has said a bilateral monetary agreement has been struck between Iran and Europe, through which exporters can receive their revenues from exports to other countries.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-10-27 22:08

    Iran-EU financial channel to be opened soon: CBI governor

    TEHRAN – Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced on Saturday that a new financial channel is soon to be opened between Iran and the EU nations, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Hemmati 2018-10-20 21:26

    ‘Pumping foreign currency into secondary market to be accelerated’

    TEHRAN- “Within the next few weeks, the procedure of injecting non-oil exports revenues into the foreign exchange secondary market will be lubricated to supply the required forex sources for imports,” the Public Relations Department of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) quoted the bank’s Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati as saying on Saturday.

  • Supreme Economic Coordination Council 2018-10-13 20:31

    Iran's central bank authorized to amend banking system

    TEHRAN- The Supreme Economic Coordination Council, led by President Hassan Rouhani, approved on Saturday the Central Bank of Iran’s (CBI) program aimed to modify the national banking system, IRNA reported.

  • Elvira Nabiullina 2018-10-05 20:01

    Tehran, Moscow negotiate trade in national currencies

    TEHRAN- In a meeting between Iranian Central Bank Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati and his Russian counterpart Elvira Nabiullina in Moscow on Thursday, the two sides stressed the need for the expansion of banking cooperation between Iran and Russia, IRNA reported.

  • Hemmati 2018-09-22 17:43

    $13b allocated to supply basic goods: CBI governor

    TEHRAN- Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnaser Hemmati announced that $13 billion has been allocated to supply basic goods required in the country, Mehr news agency reported on Saturday.

  • basic goods 2018-09-15 02:45

    €3.2b paid for importing basic goods

    TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has paid €3.2 billion to import basic goods during the past month, according to the central bank governor.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-09-08 18:12

    Iran joins hand with Russia, Turkey to dump dollar in trade

    TEHRAN – Iran has discussed trade in national currencies with Russia and Turkey in order to reduce the impact of U.S. dollar on the three countries’ trade and economies, ILNA reported on Saturday quoting Central bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati.

  • Hemmati 2018-08-20 17:58

    Secondary forex market witnessing smoother deals: CBI governor

    TEHRAN- A smoother trend of deals is being seen in the secondary foreign currency market, according to Abdolnaser Hemmati, the governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI).