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  • Crypto-rial 2019-01-16 19:05

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Getting around sanctions with crypto-rial

    In April 2018, the Central Bank of Iran banned domestic banks and people from dealing in foreign cryptocurrency because of money laundering and financing risks.

  • 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.

  • Rial 2019-01-08 20:32

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Currency reconversion not a turning point in economic reformation

    One of Iran’s main economic policies, under the framework of the sixth five-year development plan, is modification of banking system and reformation of monetary policies, moving forward toward which the Rouhani administration put forward the plan to shift the national currency from Rial to Toman earlier in December 2016 by eliminating specific number of zeroes.

  • 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.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-12-25 21:07

    ‘Banks’ monthly overdrawn from CBI reduced’

    TEHRAN- The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that Iranian banks’ overdrawn from the CBI financial resources has been decreased in the ninth month of the present Iranian calendar year Azar (November 22- December 21, 2018) in comparison with the preceding month, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • Money 2018-12-24 20:36

    External debt down 10.7%

    TEHRAN- According to the newest data released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), Iran’s debts to foreign lenders in the end of the seventh Iranian month of Mehr (October 22) stood at $10.093 billion, showing 10.7 percent decrease in comparison with the announced figure in the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin (March 21- April 20, 2018), IRIB reported on Monday.

  • Inflation 2018-12-23 21:21

    Inflation rate at 18%

    TEHRAN- The Statistical Center of Iran announced that the inflation rate in the twelve-month period ended on December 21, which marks the end of the ninth Iranian calendar month of Azar, stood at 18 percent, Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday.

  • Securities 2018-12-18 21:13

    Bonds worth $950m sold in 7 months

    TEHRAN- Iranian government has sold bonds worth 39.842 trillion rials (about $948.6 million) during the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-October 22), IRIB reported on Tuesday citing the report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • Liquidity 2018-12-17 21:29

    Liquidity almost at $403b in a month

    TEHRAN- Iran’s liquidity stood at 16.93 quadrillion rials (about $403 billion) during the seventh month of the present Iranian calendar year, Mehr (September 23- October 22, 2018), according to a report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • Tax 2018-12-17 20:49

    Tax revenues rise 14% in 7 months on year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s tax incomes during the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-October 21) has risen 14.2 percent compared to the same period of time in the previous year, ISNA reported on Monday citing the data released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • 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.

  • NIMA 2018-12-08 21:22

    NIMA supplies €6.8b for imports of goods, services

    TEHRAN- Since becoming online in early July, Iran’s domestic Forex Management Integrated System (locally known as NIMA) has earned €6.8 billion of foreign currency to be consumed for imports of goods and services into the country, 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.

  • CBI 2018-11-26 22:31

    Inflation rate at 18.4%: CBI

    TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the inflation rate in the twelve-month period ended on November 21, which marks the end of the Iranian calendar month of Aban, stood at 18.4 percent, IRIB reported on Monday.

  • External debt 2018-11-25 20:28

    External debt falls 9%

    TEHRAN- According to the newest data released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), Iran’s debts to foreign lenders in the end of the sixth Iranian month of Shahrivar (September 22) stood at $10.317 billion, showing nine percent decrease in comparison with the announced figure in the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin (March 21- April 20, 2018), IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • exports revenues 2018-11-19 21:28

    CBI issues instructions on exports revenues return

    TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) issued the instructions on return details of the hard currency earned by exporters back to the domestic financial system, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • SWIFT 2018-11-13 20:29

    SWIFT’s Iran ban not to harm foreign trade: CBI

    TEHRAN- The blacklisting of Iran from the Belgium-based international financial messaging system (SWIFT) will cause the country’s foreign financial transactions and trade no harm, the public relations department of the Central bank of Iran (CBI) announced.

  • 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.

  • Inflation rate 2018-10-28 21:39

    Inflation rate at 15.9%: CBI

    TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the inflation rate in the twelve-month period ended on October 22, which marks the end of the Iranian calendar month of Mehr, stood at 15.9 percent, IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • Bank loans 2018-10-21 20:43

    Bank loans to economic sector rise 12% in H1

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), the granted banking facilities to domestic economic sectors witnessed 12.1 percent growth during the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22) compared to the same period of time in the past year, IRIB reported.

  • Tax 2018-10-14 23:30

    Income tax revenue rises 11.7% in 5 months on year

    TEHRAN- Income tax revenue has risen 11.7 percent during the first five months of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22) compared to the same period of time in the previous year, Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday citing the data released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • debt 2018-10-14 21:42

    External debt down 8%

    TEHRAN- According to the newest data released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), Iran’s debts to foreign lenders in the end of the fifth Iranian month of Mordad (August 22, 2018) stood at $10.405 billion, showing eight percent decrease in comparison with announced figure in the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin (March 21- April 20, 2018), IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • 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.

  • Liquidity 2018-10-12 22:00

    Liquidity almost at $392b in a month

    TEHRAN- Iran’s liquidity stood at 16.46 quadrillion rials (about $391.9 billion) during the fifth month of the present Iranian calendar year, Mordad (July 23- August 22, 2018), according to a report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • forex market 2018-10-02 21:01

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    After repeated record lows, rial recovers unexpectedly

    Following government’s Saturday measure to grant authority to the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) to interfere in the foreign exchange market in defense of the rial, the Iranian currency started to regain incrementally.

  • CBI 2018-09-28 22:01

    Inflation rate at 13.5%: CBI

    TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the inflation rate in the twelve-month period ended on September 22, which marks the end of the Iranian calendar month of Shahrivar, stood at 13.5 percent, IRIB reported.

  • foreign debt 2018-09-24 00:45

    External debt down 5.6%

    TEHRAN- According to the newest data released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), Iran’s debts to foreign lenders in the end of the fourth Iranian month of Tir (July 22, 2018) stood at $10.66 billion, showing 5.6 percent decrease in comparison with announced figure in the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin (March 21- April 20, 2018), IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • Loans 2018-09-24 00:44

    Bank loans to economic sector up 15.6%

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), the granted banking facilities to domestic economic sectors witnessed 15.6 percent growth during the first five months of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22) compared to the same period of time in the past year, IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • GDP-growth 2018-09-18 09:34

    GDP growth at 1.8% in spring

    TEHRAN- Iran's growth of gross domestic product (GDP) stood at 1.8 percent in the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year 1397 (March 21-June 21), corresponding to spring 2018, data released by Central bank of Iran (CBI) showed.