Looking at Iran’s economy on a macro scale, including the big decisions and policies that would shape the markets today and tomorrow.

Iran-Russia Joint Economic Commission to Meet in Moscow

Iran’s minister of economy and finance is heading a huge business delegation in an official visit to the Russian capital of Moscow for talks on mutual economic cooperation.

Agricultural Collaboration Could Greatly Boost Iran-France Trade

Iran’s ambassador to France says the agriculture sector could play a big role in increasing trade between Iran and France, as the recent agreements signed between Tehran and Paris have paved the way for closer agricultural cooperation.

Iran Calls for Promotion of Economic Ties with Japan

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called for expansion of mutual economic relations between Tehran and Tokyo.
Iran FM’s Tour of Balkans to Boost Non-Oil Exports

“Iran FM’s Tour of Balkans to Boost Non-Oil Exports”

An economic official is optimistic that Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s recent trip to the Balkans could help raise Iran’s non-oil trade, as these countries have shown more willingness to engage in economic collaboration with Iran than western governments.

Iran Central Bank Insists on Ditching Dollar in Transactions

Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Valiollah Seif has written a letter to the Iranian minister of trade and industry to reiterate his earlier calls for removing the US dollar from all business transaction.

Iran Gets Closer to Removal of US Dollar from National Economy

Iran moved a step closer to a plan to ditch the dollar in its trade activities by announcing that purchase orders by merchants that are based on the greenback would no longer be allowed to go through import proceedings.

Foreign Investment in Iran Growing: Minister

Iran's Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade Mohammad Shariatmadari has highlighted the growing trend of foreign investment in the country.

“Tehran Ready to Boost Value of Trade with Sofia to $1bn”

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, in a meeting with Prime Minister of Bulgaria Boyko Borisov, has called for expansion of business ties with Sofia.

Boosting Trade Ties with Iran, Top Priority for Bulgaria: President

Sofia gives great priority to expanding its trade relations with Tehran, Bulgarian President Rumen Radev said, describing Iran as a “very important” country in the Middle East.
Iranian MP Urges Use of Alternative Currencies Instead of Greenback

Iranian MP Urges Use of Alternative Currencies Instead of Greenback

An Iranian parliamentarian says using alternative foreign currencies in international financial transactions will ease psychological pressure on the dollar market.

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