World Bank Group (WBG)


  • 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).

  • 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.