World Bank Group (WBG)

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  • 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.

  • Doing Business 2019 (Training for Reform) 2018-11-02 23:22

    WB puts Iran’s ease of doing business ranking at 128

    TEHRAN- World Bank (WB), in a recent report titled Doing Business 2019 (Training for Reform), put Iran’s ease of doing business (EODB) ranking at 128 among 190 countries.

  • LPI 2018-09-01 09:11

    Iran climbs 32 places in World Bank’s LPI global ranking

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Logistics Performance Index (LPI) has jumped 32 places in 2018 to 64th compared to 96th in 2016, according to the World Bank’s “International LPI Global Ranking 2018” report.

  • Early Childhood Development programs being piloted in Iran 2018-06-21 11:02

    Early Childhood Development programs being piloted in Iran

    TEHRAN — Early Childhood Development (ECD) programs are being piloted in three cities in provinces of Tehran, Kordestan and Kerman, head of the Welfare Organization has said.

  • WB 2018-06-09 06:50

    2018 GDP growth to stand at 4.1% in Iran: WB

    TEHRAN- In its latest report, titled as Global Economic Prospects (June 2018), the World Bank (WB) has predicted a 4.1 percent gross domestic product (GDP) growth for Iran in 2018.

  • WB 2018-01-15 09:30

    World Bank forecasts 4% GDP growth for Iran in 2018

    TEHRAN- In its January 2018 report of Global Economic Prospects, the World Bank forecasted a four-percent growth for Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2018.

  • Chabahar Free Trade Zone 2017-12-04 20:52

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Free trade zones still far from objectives

    Free trade zones, as defined by the World Bank, are small duty-free areas offering warehousing, storage, and distribution facilities for trade, transshipment, and re-export operations. 

  • WB 2017-06-05 19:06

    Iran’s GDP growth estimated at 4% in 2017: WB

    TEHRAN- In its latest report, the World Bank (WB) predicted a four-percent growth for Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2017.

  • WB 2017-04-25 20:48

    Iran’s cross border trade improved in 2017: World Bank

    TEHRAN - The World Bank in its recent report titled “Doing Business 2017” said that Iran has improved its trading across borders through applying the national single-window system.

  • World Bank 2017-04-21 18:30

    Iran’s current account surplus jumps in 2016: World Bank

    TEHRAN- The World Bank in its recent report of Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) announced that Iran’s current account surplus rose to 6.5 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2016 from 2.7 percent in 2015.

  • LPI ranking 2017-01-23 18:57

    Iran climbs in World Bank’s LPI global ranking

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Logistics Performance Index (LPI) has jumped 18 places in 2016 to 96th compared to 114th in 2014, according to the World Bank’s “International LPI Global Ranking 2016” report.

  • International Debt Statistics 2017 2017-01-03 19:25

    Sanctions lift expected to rebound FDI in Iran: WB

    TEHRAN – Iran saw foreign direct investment (FDI) flows decline for the third consecutive year, to $2 billion in 2015; but lifting of sanctions is expected to provide an impetus for a rebound going forward, the World Bank said in its latest report.

  • 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.