World Bank Group (WBG)


  • WB 2022-04-15 12:48

    World Bank revises up Iran’s GDP forecast for 2022

    TEHRAN - In a report on Iran’s economy released earlier this month, the World Bank has revised up its forecast for Iran's gross domestic product (GDP) growth in 2022, expecting the country’s economy to grow 3.7 percent this year.

  • WB 2022-01-17 15:07

    WB sees Iranian economy expanding 2.4% in 2022

    TEHRAN - Iranian economy is projected to grow by 2.4 percent in 2022 as oil production and industrial activity rebound in the country, according to the World Bank’s Global Economic Prospects (GEP) report released earlier this month.

  • WB 2021-07-27 16:01

    WB sees Iranian economy continuing positive growth until 2024

    TEHRAN - Iranian economy is projected to grow by 2.1 percent in the current fiscal year (March 2021-March 2022) as the domestic markets are getting back on track and the negative impacts of the coronavirus pandemic begin to wane, according to the World Bank’s Macro Poverty Outlook (MPO) report for spring 2021.

  • world bank 2020-06-09 15:06

    Iranian economy to get back on track in 2021: WB

    TEHRAN – The World Bank has predicted that Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) will increase by 2.1 percent in 2021 after experiencing a 5.3 percent fall in the current year due to the negative impacts of the coronavirus outbreak.

  • WB 2019-10-12 20:57

    Iran’s external debt in 2018 down 6.5% on year: WB

    TEHRAN – World Bank (WB) in its latest report on global debts dubbed “International Debt Statistics 2020” has put Iran’s external debts for 2018 at $6.324 billion, down about 6.5 percent from $6.761 billion in 2017.

  • GDP 2019-09-15 18:09

    Iran ranks 27th among world’s biggest economies: WB

    TEHRAN – Having a 0.53 percent share of the global economy, Iran holds the 27th place in the list of world’s top economies, according to the World Bank (WB).