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  • Banking debts 2019-01-23 21:43

    Switzerland, Iran forming payment channel to bypass sanctions

    TEHRAN – A special financial mechanism aimed at maintaining trade ties between Switzerland and Iran is ready for implementation, according to Sharif Nezam-Mafi, head of the Iran-Switzerland joint chamber of commerce.

  • exports 2019-01-23 21:12

    By: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Will phoenix rise from the ashes?

    Iran has experienced an unprecedented devaluation of its currency, rial, during the current Iranian calendar year 1397, which is going to end on March 20, 2019.

  • International Monetary Fund (IMF) 2018-11-13 09:55

    Pakistan, IMF start bailout talks

    TEHRAN _Pakistan is expected to start policy-level meetings with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) over the bailout program to maintain its foreign exchange reserves from Monday, according to reports.

  • IMF 2018-11-11 10:13

    Pakistan starts talks for IMF bailout

    TEHRAN _ With the economic situation getting grimmer, Pakistan government led by Imran Khan has started talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) over the bailout program to maintain its foreign exchange reserves that have dropped 42 percent since January.

  • Pakistan 2018-09-25 00:02

    ‘Pakistan not in financial emergency ’

    TEHRAN - As the speculation grows over whether Pakistan will approach the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a bailout or explore other options, Pakistan’s finance minister has quashed the apprehensions.

  • International Monetary Fund 2018-08-09 12:54

    Pakistan to decide on IMF bailout by September

    The biggest challenge for the new government in Islamabad, experts say, will be economy. Imran Khan-led government will inherit a flailing economy that needs to be revived, and speculation is rife that Pakistan will approach International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the bailout.

  • IMF to continue cooperation with Iranian central banker 2018-05-26 06:44

    IMF to continue cooperation with Iranian central banker

    TEHRAN – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has announced that it will continue its cooperation with the Central Bank of Iran and its governor Valiollah Seif after the United States slapped sanctions on him.

  • IMF 2018-05-04 18:40

    Iran’s gross official reserves set to exceed $108b this year: IMF

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest Regional Economic Outlook titled “Regional Economic Outlook Update: Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan” predicted that Iran’s gross official reserves will reach $108.4 billion in 2018.

  • 2018-04-19 09:06

    IMF sees Iran’s GDP growth at 4% in 2018

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook titled “Cyclical Upswing, Structural Change” predicted a four-percent real gross domestic product (GDP) growth for Iran in 2018, down 0.3 percent from 4.3 percent in 2017.

  • International Monetary Fund (IMF) 2018-04-18 18:35

    IMF sees Iran’s GDP growth at 4% in 2018

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook titled “Cyclical Upswing, Structural Change” predicted a four-percent real gross domestic product (GDP) growth for Iran in 2018, down 0.3 percent from 4.3 percent in 2017.

  • IMF 2018-04-03 20:44

    IMF urges Iran to make structural economic reforms, address youth unemployment

    TEHRAN – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) called on Iran for structural economic reforms for enabling the private sector to grow and to create the jobs required to address youth unemployment and raise incomes.

  • IMF 2018-03-10 10:35

    IMF anticipates 3.8% GDP growth for Iran in 2018

    TEHRAN- In a recent report, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) anticipated a real gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 3.8 percent for Iran in 2018.

  • IMF 2018-01-26 18:32

    Iran’s current account balance at $21.6b in 2017: IMF

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report released by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Iran’s current account balance stood at $21.603 billion in 2017.

  • Iran-Sri Lanka 2018-01-20 10:08

    Sri Lanka to settle $42m oil dues to Iran by Feb.

    TEHRAN - Sri Lanka is going to pay $42 million of its oil dues to Iran this February, Sri Lankan Daily Mirror reported citing the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

  • IMF 2017-12-19 09:14

    4.2% GDP growth forecasted for Iran: IMF staff report

    TEHRAN- Following holding discussions on December 2–13 on the 2017 Article IV Consultation with Iran, Catriona Purfield, the head of International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation to Iran, predicted that the country’s real gross domestic product (GDP) growth will reach 4.2 percent in 2017-18.

  • IMF 2017-11-06 20:13

    IMF forecasts $23.3b GDP growth for Iran in 2017

    TEHRAN- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook predicted that Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) will rise $23.3 billion to $427.7 billion in 2017.

  • IMF dismisses Trump’s pressure on Iran 2017-10-16 09:23

    IMF dismisses Trump’s pressure on Iran

    TEHRAN – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director, Christine Lagarde, said on Sunday that the IMF sees no reason to change its policy with regard to funds to Iran based on cues from the Trump administration.

  • IMF 2017-10-11 19:03

    IMF sees Iran’s GDP growth at 3.8% in 2018

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook titled “Seeking Sustainable Growth: Short-Term Recovery, Long-Term Challenges” predicted a 3.8 percent real GDP growth for Iran in 2018, rising from 3.5 percent in 2017.

  • Economy 2017-05-14 20:43

    By: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Rouhani’s economic legacy

    The presidential election is scheduled for Friday in Iran. If the incumbent president Hassan Rouhani loses the bid for re-election, the next president will take office in less than three months. In that case, what economic achievements will the next president inherit from Rouhani?

  • IMF 2017-05-11 10:27

    Iran’s non-oil growth to boost in 2017: IMF

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report published by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Regional Economic Outlook, Iran is expected to see non-oil growth accelerate from ¾ percent in 2016 to almost 3½ percent in 2017.

  • IMF 2017-04-20 11:11

    IMF sees Iran’s GDP growth at 3.3% in 2017

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook titled “Gaining Momentum?” predicted a 3.3 percent real GDP growth for the Islamic Republic of Iran in 2017.

  • IMF 2017-03-10 18:59

    Iran’s GDP growth forecast to rebound in 2016/17: IMF

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund has forecasted that Iran’s real GDP growth is expected to rebound to 6.6 percent in 2016/17.

  • Iran economy 2017-02-28 18:35

    Post-sanction Iranian economy shows ‘impressive recovery’: IMF

    TEHRAN- The Iranian economy has had an “impressive recovery” following sanctions relief last year, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said.

  • GDP 2016-12-23 17:55

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    The GDP debate

    On December 17, the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) put the growth of gross domestic product (GDP) for the first half of the current fiscal year (started March 20) at 7.4 percent, compared to the same period last year.

  • IMF 2016-12-20 18:42

    IMF sees Iran’s GDP growth to rebound to 6.6% in 2016-17

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has made a statement predicting a 6.6-percent economic growth for Iran in 2016 and 2017.

  • Christine Lagarde 2016-12-20 09:31

    IMF's Lagarde found guilty of negligence by French court

    IMF head Christine Lagarde Monday was found guilty of negligence by a French court over a massive payout to a tycoon when she was finance minister, but will not be fined or face prison.

  • HJ1.png 2016-10-22 18:16

    IMF anticipates 4.5% GDP growth for Iran in 2016

    TEHRAN- The International Monetary Fund (IMF), in its latest report titled Regional Economic Outlook: Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan (MENAP), predicted a 4.5 percent real GDP growth for the Islamic Republic of Iran in 2016.

  • Iran IMF.jpeg 2016-10-19 17:50

    Iran’s economy has beat expectations: IMF

    The head of the International Monetary Fund in the Mideast said Iran’s economy has beat expectations by growing by 4.5 percent this year.

  • MA1.IMF.jpg 2016-10-09 09:14

    Iran’s current account balance positive: IMF

    TEHRAN- Iran is among a few countries in Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan region with the positive current account balance, according to the World Economic Outlook October 2016 of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

  • HJ2.jpg 2016-10-07 17:47

    Iranian fin. min. departs for WBG/IMF meetings in Washington

    TEHRAN- Iranian Finance Minister Ali Tayyebnia, heading a delegation, left Tehran for Washington DC to attend the World Bank Group (WBG)’s autumn meeting and International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s annual meeting, Tasnim news agency reported on Friday.