small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)

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  • SMEs co-op 2021-07-17 17:10

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    ‘Armenian market a special opportunity for Iranian SMEs’

    TEHRAN- The Armenian market is a special opportunity for Iranian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), especially in the field of foodstuff and home appliances, according to Iran’s deputy industry, mining, and trade minister.

  • SMEs 2021-06-18 11:28

    Iranian SMEs to expand international cooperation

    TEHRAN- The head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) aid that the cooperation of Iranian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will be expanded in the international areas.

  • sme 2021-06-15 15:47

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Comprehensive plan underway for developing industrial parks, SMEs

    TEHRAN – Over the past two decades, the Iranian economy has been constantly faced with external deterrents like sanctions and political pressure, thus the country has been urged to push for a more resilient and independent economy.

  • SME 2021-06-13 14:41

    Banks finance over 27,000 SMEs in a year

    TEHRAN – Iranian banking system has provided 856.48 trillion rials (about $20.3 billion) of financial facilities to 27,084 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) over the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced.

  • SME 2021-05-04 12:49

    CBI allocates over $23b to provide capital for SMEs

    TEHRAN – The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has announced that one quadrillion rials (about $23.8 billion) is going to be allocated for providing working capital to the country’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21).

  • production units 2021-01-22 14:54

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Lack of liquidity a main hurdle for production units

    In early July last year, the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) instructed the country’s banking network the regulations on financing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with the aim of smoothing the path of national production and supporting enterprises in order to fulfill the slogan of the current Iranian calendar year (March 2020-March 2021), which is “Surge in Production”, through directing society's liquidity to productive sectors and financing domestic production units, as well as providing the required working capital for the enterprises.

  • Shafeie 2020-11-04 12:09

    SMEs play significant role in realizing surge in production: ICCIMA head

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) Gholam-Hossein Shafeie has said that the government should put more importance on the country’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) for realizing the year’s motto which is “surge in production”.

  • SME 2020-09-18 12:09

    Nearly $544m paid to SMEs, semi-finished projects in 4 months

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade’s data show that 22.878 trillion rials (about $544.7 million) has been paid to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and semi-finished industrial projects with an over 60 percent physical progress during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 19-July 21).

  • SME 2020-08-12 13:59

    Industry ministry inks 7 MOUs with local bodies to support SMEs

    TEHRAN – Iranian Industry, Mining and Trade Ministry has signed seven memorandums of understanding (MOUs) for cooperation with various organizations and institutions in supporting small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) on the occasion of the National SMEs Day (Tuesday).

  • industry 2020-07-26 14:07

    Industrial parks attract $2.1b of foreign investment

    TEHRAN – Latest data released by Iran’s Industry, Mining, and Trade Ministry show that the country’s industrial parks managed to attract 231 investors with a total $2.1 billion of investment in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 19).

  • Shah-e Cheragh (which literally translates as “King of Light”) is a major mausoleum and pilgrimage site in the touristic city of Shiraz, southern Iran. 2020-07-07 22:24

    Iran, ITC developing national tourism export strategies

    TEHRAN – Iran’s deputy tourism chief has said that the social, wildlife, historical, cultural, and medical realms of tourism have been selected for the ongoing cooperation between Iran and the International Trade Centre (ITC) in the way of developing the national tourism export strategies for the Islamic Republic.

  • unit 2020-06-29 12:56

    ISIPO revives over 200 idle production units in 3 months

    TEHRAN – Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) has revived 211 idle production units during the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-June 20), ILNA reported.

  • salehinia 2020-06-09 15:06

    ‘Industrial parks should improve infrastructure capacities for surge in production’

    TEHRAN - Head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) says in order to realize the current Iranian calendar year’s motto which is “surge in production”, the infrastructures should be improved in the country’s industrial parks, IRIB reported.

  • SMEs 2020-05-22 14:06

    1,500 idle SMEs to be revived by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN- As announced by the deputy head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO), some 1,500 idle small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are planned to be revived throughout the country by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2021), IRNA reported.

  • SME 2020-02-23 14:49

    Over $7b of loans paid to SMEs, semi-finished projects in 10 months

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade announced that in the first 10 months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2019-January 20, 2020), some 299.9 trillion rials (over $7.1 billion) worth of bank loans have been paid to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and semi-finished industrial projects with an over 60 percent physical progress.

  • SME 2019-12-10 17:30

    Exports of Iranian SMEs at $1.5b in Mar.-Nov.

    TEHRAN - Iranian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) exported $1.5 billion worth of commodities in the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-November 23), IRNA reported, quoting an official with Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO).

  • SME 2019-12-10 14:03

    ISIPO to revive 1400 idle production units by March 2020

    TEHRAN – Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) plans to revive 1400 idle production units by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 19, 2020), IRNA reported on Monday, quoting a deputy with ISIPO.

  • Iran-China 2019-11-17 16:39

    Iranian, Chinese private sectors stress co-op of SMEs

    TEHRAN – A trade delegation from Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) attended a meeting with representatives of Shanghai International Cooperation Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (SME), wherein the two sides stressed expansion of cooperation between their SMEs.

  • SME 2019-10-01 21:46

    Over $6b of loans paid to SMEs in 5 months

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade announced that in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22), some 264.943 trillion rials (nearly $6.3 billion) worth of bank loans have been offered to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to complete semi-finished projects with an over 60 percent physical progress.

  • Salehinia 2019-09-04 21:36

    Exports from small industrial units up 15% in 5 months on year

    TEHRAN- The value of exports from Iranian small-sized industrial units has increase 15 percent during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22) compared to the figure of the same period of time in the past year, IRNA reported, quoting Mohsen Salehinia, the deputy industry minister, as saying on Wednesday.

  • دیدار رئیس‌جمهور و اعضای هیأت دولت با رهبر معظم انقلاب 2019-08-21 17:11

    Leader: The Kashmir wound is British legacy

    Ayatollah Khamenei says easily-gained oil money has been a ‘great calamity’

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday that the current tension in Kashmir is a “wound” left by “malicious acts” of Britain when it was forced to leave the Indian subcontinent in 1947.

  • SME 2019-08-14 00:01

    Over 800 production units start operation in industrial parks

    TEHRAN – Some 820 new production units went operational in industrial parks across the country during the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21–June 21), IRIB reported, quoting deputy director of the Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) as saying.

  • Salehinia 2019-08-10 17:39

    1,100 Iranian SMEs exporting domestic products to global markets

    TEHRAN – More than 33,000 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are currently active in Iran of which 1,100 are exporting their products and services to foreign destinations, head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) announced.

  • salehinia 2019-04-30 21:09

    Over $857m of loans to be offered to industrial units

    TEHRAN- Iranian deputy industry minister said that 360 trillion rials (about $857.1 million) of facilities will be granted to the industrial units in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21) in the framework of production flourishing plan, IRNA reported.

  • ‘Many S. Korean SMEs in bankruptcy over U.S. Iran sanctions’ 2019-04-14 20:05

    ‘Many S. Korean SMEs in bankruptcy over U.S. Iran sanctions’

    TEHRAN – Hossein Tanhaee, head of the Iran-South Korea Joint Chamber of Commerce, has said many of South Korea’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have gone bankrupt due to the U.S. sanctions against Iran.

  • Salehinia 2019-03-05 20:14

    SMEs export $3b of goods in since March 2018

    TEHRAN- Iranian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) exported $3 billion worth of commodities since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018), head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) announced in a press conference on Tuesday.

  • NA 2019-02-03 19:47

    Youths are Iran’s greatest asset, scholar says

    TEHRAN - Modjtaba Sadria, a prominent scholar, has said that the people between ages of 25 to 40 are the main social group in the Iranian society which form the main wealth of the country.

  • SMEs 2018-09-28 22:18

    Exports from SMEs stands at $7b in H1

    TEHRAN- The value of exports from Iran’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) stood at $7 billion during the first half of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-Septemebr 22), according to Sadeq Najafi, the managing director of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO).

  • Shariatmadari 2018-08-13 09:39

    ‘SMEs should be exempted from paying value added tax for 6-12 months’

    TEHRAN- Iranian industry minister said small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) should be exempted from paying value added tax for a period of six months to one year, IRNA reported.

  • SME Iran 2018 2018-08-12 09:18

    SME Iran 2018 to showcase capabilities of Iranian industries

    TEHRAN –Over 1200 Iranian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are going to gather today at SME Iran 2018 exhibition to showcase their latest achievements and capabilities, Shata reported on Saturday.