Central Bank of Iran


  • mohammadi 2021-05-30 13:23

    Pour-Mohammadi appointed Iran's new central bank governor: report

    TEHRAN - Hamid Pour-Mohammadi has been appointed as the new governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), replacing Abdolnasser Hemmati, who is running for the upcoming presidential elections, Mehr reported on Sunday citing an informed source. However, the central bank has not yet confirmed the appointment.

  • Hemmati 2021-02-27 18:31

    Foreign Policy advises Biden admin to include Iranian central bank in negotiations

    TEHRAN – Removing sanctions will be central to reviving the nuclear deal, Foreign Policy magazine suggests.

  • Abassali Kadkhodaei 2020-05-25 22:39

    Guardian Council to decide on slashing 4 zeros from currency soon

    TEHRAN - The Guardian Council will announce its final view on eliminating four zeros from the national currency in the coming days, council spokesman Abassali Kadkhodaei said on Monday.

  • Hemmati 2020-01-14 14:34

    CBI to facilitate private sector’s foreign trade

    TEHRAN – The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) says the bank is going to take necessary measures in order to facilitate the private sector’s foreign trade, IRIB reported.

  • Zarif 2019-09-21 21:04

    Zarif: New sanctions intended to prevent CBI to finance import food and medicine

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that the United States’ sanctions on the Central Bank of Iran shows “desperation” and failure of “maximum pressure”.

  • CBI 2019-05-20 20:11

    CBI issues directive on re-injection of export income

    TEHRAN – Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has unveiled 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, Tasnim news agency 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.

  • economic sector 2018-11-19 21:30

    Bank loans to economic sector rise 14% in 7 months on year

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), the granted banking facilities to domestic economic sectors witnessed 14 percent growth during the first seven months of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21-October 22) compared to the same period of time in the past year, IRIB reported.