Farhad Dejpasand

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  • dejpasand 2021-08-01 15:43

    Capital market realizes over $161b of financing in a year

    TEHRAN - Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Farhad Dejpasand has said the capital market realized 6.8 quadrillion rials (over $161.9 billion) of financing in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20).

  • dejpasand 2021-06-07 16:24

    Economy Ministry considers special tax support for corona-affected industries

    TEHRAN – Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand said his ministry has considered special tax-related support for industries negatively affected by the coronavirus pandemic, IRIB reported on Monday.

  • e-commerce 2021-06-02 14:49

    E-commerce contribution to Iran’s GDP rises nearly 2.5 times

    TEHRAN - The share of e-commerce in Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) has increased by 2.4 times, Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand announced.

  • dejpasand 2021-04-20 13:24

    Over $30b worth of state-owned properties privatized in a year

    TEHRAN- Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Ministry announced that over 1.27 quadrillion rials (about $30.2 billion) worth of government properties and assets have been transferred to the private sector during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), IRIB reported.

  • tax 2021-04-11 14:24

    Annual plan for tax income realized by 107%

    TEHRAN - Iran managed to collect 1.92 quadrillion rials (about $45.7 billion) of tax revenues during the past Iranian calendar year of 1399 (ended on March 20), showing that the country’s annual tax income plan has come true by 107 percent, according to Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand.

  • assets 2021-03-07 15:56

    Return of Iran’s energy revenues accelerating: fin. min

    TEHRAN - Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Farhad Dejpasand has said that the country’s oil revenues have increased despite the sanctions and new channels are being opened for the return of foreign assets into the country.

  • dejpasand 2021-02-02 15:11

    Capital market realizes over $119b of financing in 10 months

    TEHRAN - Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Farhad Dejpasand has said that the capital market has realized five quadrillion rials (over $119 billion) of financing in the first 10 months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2020-January 19, 2021).

  • IPO 2021-01-24 10:42

    Qanbari appointed as new head of IPO

    TEHRAN- Hassan-Ali Qanbari was appointed as the new head of the Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO).

  • Azerbaijan 2021-01-18 15:31

    Iran, Azerbaijan ink economic co-op MOU

    TEHRAN- The 14th meeting of Iran-Azerbaijan Joint Economic Committee was held on Monday at the place of the Iranian Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs in Tehran, IRIB reported.

  • dejpasand 2020-12-05 11:30

    Foreign investment in Iran up 97% in 5 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN - Iran attracted $2.351 billion of foreign investment during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-August 21), up 97 percent compared to the same period last year, Finance and Economic Affairs Ministry data showed.

  • dejpasand 2020-11-22 11:44

    $3.8b of foreign investment attracted in 7 months

    TEHRAN- Iran attracted $3.8 billion of foreign investment during the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-October 21), Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand said.

  • dejpasand 2020-10-20 12:16

    Privatization brings govt. over $7.8b in 6 months

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand has said that transferring the shares of state-owned companies to the private sector has brought the government 330 trillion rials (about $7.85 billion) of income in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-September 21).

  • stock 2020-10-03 14:17

    Govt. to continue supporting stock market: fin. Min.

    TEHRAN – Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand said that the government is going to continue implementing development programs to help flourishing the capital market, ILNA reported.

  • EFT 2020-08-26 14:59

    Offering of Iranian refineries’ shares through 2nd ETF begins

    TEHRAN – The underwriting process for the shares of four major refineries that are going to be offered through Iran’s second exchange-traded fund (ETF) started on Wednesday and will continue until September 9, IRNA reported.

  • TSE 2020-08-26 11:56

    Shares of 50 private companies to be offered in stock market

    TEHRAN- Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Farhad Dejpasand said that according to the agreement made between his ministry and the Ministry of Industry, Mining, and Trade, the shares of 50 private companies are planned to be offered in the stock market, IRIB reported.

  • Iran-Azerbaijan 2020-06-23 12:17

    Tehran, Baku discuss expansion of economic ties amid coronavirus outbreak

    TEHRAN- In a recent telephone conversation, Iran’s Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand and Azerbaijan’s Deputy Prime Minister Shahin Mustafayev have explored the ways for the expansion of bilateral economic relation between the two countries amid the coronavirus outbreak, Mehr news agency reported on Monday.

  • Dejpasand 2020-06-10 14:31

    Iran, an exporter of anti-corona medical items

    TEHRAN - Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand said despite the great demand for anti-corona medical items in the early days of the pandemic, Iran has become an exporter of such products.

  • private 2020-04-26 14:46

    Details of plan for privatization of state-owned enterprises announced

    TEHRAN - The executive regulations of the budget plan of the current Iranian calendar year (began on March 19) regarding the privatization of state-owned enterprises was referred to the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs for implementation, Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday.

  • dejpasand 2020-01-24 14:15

    Foreign investment in Iran up 23% in 9 months

    TEHRAN - Foreign investment in Iran has risen 23 percent during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2019) from the same period of time in the past year, Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand announced.

  • Dejpasand 2020-01-07 15:07

    Govt., private sector discuss business, trade issues in dialogue council

    TEHRAN - The 92nd dialogue council of the government and the private sector was held in Tehran on Tuesday to discuss issues pertaining to economy, trade and the market, IRNA reported.

  • Iran celebrates Hyrcanian Forests becoming World Heritage 2019-12-27 18:21

    Iran celebrates Hyrcanian Forests becoming World Heritage

    TEHRAN – Iran on Thursday held a ceremony to officially celebrate Hyrcanian Forests for being designated as a World Heritage site. Experts say that parts of the woodland date back some 50 million years.

  • Dejpasand 2019-12-24 14:04

    Iran has taken significant steps to counter money laundering: fin. min.

    TEHRAN - Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand said on Monday that Iran has taken very effective and practical measures for countering money laundering and cooperation with Financial Action Task Force (FATF).

  • Iran-Azer 2019-12-06 14:11

    Tehran, Baku stress expansion of banking ties

    TEHRAN - Iran's Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand said on Thursday that Iran and Azerbaijan should take necessary measures to expand their economic ties, especially in the banking sector, IRNA reported.

  • Dejpasand 2019-10-08 17:40

    Reform plan gets underway in state banks: finance minister

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand announced the start of a banking reform program in government-owned banks, Tasnim news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • Dejpasand 2019-10-05 18:57

    Economy ministry offers banking reform plan to govt.

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand said a program for amending the country’s banking system has been prepared by the ministry and handed over to President Rouhani in late September.

  • IPO 2019-10-05 18:18

    Over $309m of state-run shares divested in H1

    TEHRAN- Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO) has offered just 13 billion rials (about $309.5 million) of state-run shares to the private sector during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22), IRIB reported.

  • GDP 2019-09-19 00:33

    GDP growth at 0.4% in Q1

    TEHRAN- Iran's growth of gross domestic product (GDP) stood at 0.4 percent in the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Farhad Dejpasand announced on Wednesday.

  • IRICA 2019-09-17 19:48

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IRICA expediting, facilitating customs processes

    Last month, Iran’s Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand in a directive addressing the head of Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) obliged the customs administration to take measures for facilitating customs processes. The directive set a deadline for IRICA to take the necessary actions.

  • Tax 2019-08-30 19:40

    Tax income up 35% in 5 months on year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s tax revenues increased 35 percent in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22) from the same period of time in the previous year, IRIB reported quoting Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand as saying.

  • Nicaragua’s finance minister visits National Museum of Iran 2019-08-13 19:52

    Nicaragua’s finance minister visits National Museum of Iran

    TEHRAN - Nicaragua’s Minister of Finance and Public Credit Ivan Acosta Montalvan toured the National Museum of Iran on Tuesday.