Central Bank of Iran

  • The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) plans to launch the national cryptocurrency in a pilot phase in the near future, an official with the bank announced without providing further details.

  • A report of the Central Bank of Iran said that the amount of foreign exchange supply to the market has increased compared to the last year (2020-2021).

  • Central Bank of Iran (CBI) allocated $1 billion for the import of basic goods on Saturday, Mostafa Qamari-Vafa, the new head of the CBI’s public relations department, wrote on the social media.

  • Central Bank of Iran (CBI) and the Securities and Exchange Organization (SEO) have agreed to form a joint committee to coordinate policies and decisions in the money and capital markets, the CBI Office of Public Relations announced on Monday.

  • Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh on Sunday categorically dismissed allegations and denounced an action by Bahrain’s High Criminal Court to fine the Central Bank of Iran and some other Iranian banks on baseless charges, saying the ruling of the court has no legal validity.

  • Housing prices in Iran’s capital Tehran increased 43.7 percent in the fourth month of the current Iranian calendar year (June 22-July 22), from the same month in the previous year, a report by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) showed.

  • The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) is to permit imports of goods into the country via domestically mined cryptocurrencies (rial-based ones); i.e., Iran will soon join the club of national crypto owners.

  • The G24 meeting was chaired by Abdolnaser Hemmati, Governor of the Central Bank of Iran, in the presence of the heads of the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, and the heads of the member central banks.

  • Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the country’s economic growth has been 2.2% in the first nine months of the current Iranian Year (will end on March 20, 2021) compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.

  • Net foreign assets held by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) at the end of the current Iranian calendar year’s second quarter (September 21, 2020) stood at 3.63 quadrillion rials (about $86.4 billion), 4.5 percent more than the figure for the end of the previous year (March 19, 2020).