Valiollah Seif

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  • Governor of Central Bank of Iran Valiollah Seif 2018-09-15 01:38

    Ex-governor of CBI appointed as presidential advisor

    TEHRAN- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appointed the ex-governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), Valiollah Seif, as his special advisor for monetary and banking affairs.

  • ejei 2018-09-09 20:06

    Ex-CBI chief under investigation over corruption case: Judiciary

    The Iranian Judiciary is investigating the former governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) over recent economic corruption cases, the Judiciary spokesman Gholam Hossein Mohseni Ejei announced.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-07-25 13:38

    Hemmati replaced Seif as Iran central banker

    Iran has got a new central bank governor as the country is struggling to check a steep depreciation of the rial and root out a series of irregularities in its banking system.

  • Seif 2018-07-04 18:18

    Secondary forex market starts operation

    TEHRAN- Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif announced about official inauguration of secondary foreign exchange market on Wednesday, IRNA quoted him as saying on the sidelines of the cabinet meeting.

  • Valiollah Seif 2018-06-25 18:21

    Iran to create secondary currency market by next week

    TEHRAN- Iran will set up a secondary currency market by the next week, Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Valiollah Seif announced on Monday.

  • 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.

  • MPs seek dismissal of central bank governor 2018-04-18 06:11

    MPs seek dismissal of central bank governor

    TEHRAN – A lawmaker announced on Tuesday that 163 members of the parliament in a letter to President Rouhani have called for the dismissal of central bank governor Valiollah Seif.

  • Forex market 2018-04-11 11:42

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Taming the runaway forex market

    When rial finished its four-month decline sliding to a record low of 60,000 rials against the dollar on Monday from 43,000 rials in early January, the administration eventually made the long-waited serious decision to curb the rampant foreign exchange market by unifying the official and open market exchange rates.

  • Iran-Oman 2018-03-18 19:09

    Muscat urges rial-based trade with Tehran

    TEHRAN- According to Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah cutting reliance on foreign currencies and using Iranian and Omani rial in trade transactions between the two Persian Gulf countries is one of the major requirements to enhance mutual banking and commercial ties, IRNA quoted the official as saying.

  • Forex market 2018-03-10 20:19

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Dollar in doldrums

    Iranians have been dealing with an ever-increasing devaluation of the rial since the beginning of the present Iranian calendar (March 21, 2017) but the major and unexpected depreciation occurred almost a month ago, in mid-February, when is supposed to be the biggest crackdown on foreign exchanges in six years.

  •  57th annual general assembly of the CBI 2018-03-04 21:02

    Positive economic trend to go on: CBI governor

    TEHRAN- Government tries its best to preserve domestic economy on its current positive trend not only by the end of current Iranian calendar year 1396 (March 20) but also by the end of the upcoming year, governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced addressing the 57th annual general assembly of the CBI on Sunday.

  •  Behrouz Nemati 2018-01-30 20:45

    Lawmakers have right to question president: MP

    TEHRAN - Behrouz Nemati, spokesman for the Majlis presiding board, has said that the lawmakers have the right to question the officials including the president.

  • capital market 2018-01-29 15:19

    Iran celebrates 50th anniversary of capital market establishment

    TEHRAN- In a ceremony on Sunday, Iran celebrates the 50th anniversary of establishing its capital market.

  • Central bank 2018-01-23 10:50

    Central bank governor warns speculators of betting against rial

    TEHRAN – Iran’s central bank chief on Monday warned investors speculating on the fall of the rial that they were heading for losses because the currency was likely to rebound in the next couple of months.

  • OIC 2017-09-23 19:30

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    'Iran able to attract $3.5t of investments in 20 years'

    Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif has said the country is able to attract $3.5 trillion of investments within the next two decades.

  • Iran-China 2017-09-15 19:27

    Iran secures $10 billion Chinese funding

    TEHRAN- China’s CITIC Trust signed a 10-billion-dollar deal with five Iranian banks on Thursday to fund development and production projects in Iran, the official website of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) reported.

  • Croatia 2017-09-02 09:18

    Croatian banks keen on expanding ties with Iran

    TEHRAN- Governor of Croatian National Bank (HNB) Boris Vujcic in a meeting with Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif in Tehran expressed the tendency of his country’s banks for developing ties with Iran, the official website of CBI reported.

  • Syria 2017-06-12 09:51

    Tehran, Damascus discuss broadening banking ties

    TEHRAN- Governor of Central bank of Iran (CBI) and his Syrian counterpart and his accompanying delegation discussed expansion of bilateral banking ties in Tehran on Sunday, Mehr news agency reported.

  • Seif 2017-04-13 10:22

    Bank loans to economic sectors rise 40% to $133b

    TEHRAN- The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif announced on Wednesday that banking loans paid to various Iranian economic sectors witness a 40-percent rise in the past Iranian calendar Year 1395 (ended March 20, 2017), as compared to the preceding year.

  • Iran-Oman 2017-03-14 09:39

    Iranian, Omani central banks ink cooperation MOU

    TEHRAN – Central banks of Iran and Oman signed a memorandum of understanding on Sunday aiming for expansion of cooperation, IRNA reported.

  • Iran Indonesia 2017-02-28 18:39

    Tehran, Jakarta ink MOU on banking co-op

    TEHRAN – Iran and Indonesia’s central banks signed a memorandum of understanding on Monday to expand banking cooperation, Central Bank of Iran (CBI)’s Public Relations Department reported.

  • Bitcoin 2017-02-12 21:13

    Iran stops using U.S. dollar, could become next major Bitcoin market

    On Jan. 29, the governor of the Central Bank of Iran Valiollah Seif officially announced during a national television interview that the US dollar will no longer be used within the country as a response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s controversial temporary travel ban on certain countries including Iran.

  • Seif 2017-01-25 10:28

    Inflation rate stands at 8.6% in Iran: CBI governor

    TEHRAN- The inflation rate for the 12-month period ended in the last day of the tenth Iranian calendar month of Dey (January 19) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 8.6 percent, Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Valiollah Seif announced on Tuesday.

  • 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.

  • EF1-Iran Singapore.270.jpg 2016-10-26 08:43

    Iran, Singapore agree to enhance banking ties

    TEHRAN– Valiollah Seif, the governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI), and Ravi Menon, the managing director of Central Bank of Singapore, agreed on cooperation for the enhancement of banking ties, IRNA reported.

  • HJ1.png 2016-10-16 21:14

    Iran’s economy grew 5.4% in spring: CBI

    TEHRAN- Iran’s economic growth rate stood at 5.4 percent in spring, which corresponds to the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year, according to the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif, ISNA reported on Sunday.

  • HJ1.jpg 2016-10-08 09:29

    Iran, Vietnam agree to quintuple bilateral trade to $2b

    TEHRAN- “Iran and Vietnam are decided to raise their mutual trade value fivefold,” the Iranian Industry Minister Mohammadreza Nematzadeh announced in Hanoi on Thursday, IRNA reported.

  • HJ1.jpg 2016-10-01 09:37

    Athens calls for expansion of economic ties with Tehran

    Tehran- “Greece looks for development of economic, specially banking relations with Iran,” said the Greek Deputy Prime Minister Yannis Dragasakis in his meeting with the Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif in Athens on Thursday.