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CBI bans use of cryptocurrencies 24 Apr 2018

CBI bans use of cryptocurrencies

TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) officially banned the use of cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin, in financial transactions. The act is to prevent crimes such as money laundering and terrorism, the Public Relations Department of CBI announced. The ban applies to all monetary and financial centers of the country, including banks, financial institutes and […]

MPs seek dismissal of central bank governor 18 Apr 2018

MPs seek dismissal of central bank governor

TEHRAN – A lawmaker announced on Tuesday that 163 members of the parliament in a letter to President Rouhani have called for the dismissal of central bank governor Valiollah Seif. By pointing the fall of the rial, the MPs have said Seif has been unable to control the foreign currency market, Javad Abtahi was quoted […]

CBI governor calls for strengthening FDI in capital market 03 Apr 2018

CBI governor calls for strengthening FDI in capital market

Central Bank of Iran Governor Valiollah Seif urged responsible officials in the country to provide suitable ways for foreign investors in order to invest capital in the country with peace of mind. Facilitation of business environment is one of the main strategies to attract Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the country, he said, adding, “Iran […]

Liquidity at $325b in a month 14 Mar 2018

Liquidity at $325b in a month

TEHRAN- Iran’s liquidity stood at 14.63 quadrillion rials (about $325 billion) during the 10th Iranian calendar month of Dey (December 21, 2017- January 19, 2018), according to a report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI). The CBI announced that the liquidity figure shows 22.3 percent growth in comparison with the same period in […]

57th annual meeting of CBI general assembly kicks off 04 Mar 2018

57th annual meeting of CBI general assembly kicks off

 The 57th annual meeting for the General Assembly of the Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran has kicked off Sun. morning, with President Rouhani in attendance. The General Assembly of the Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran is chaired by the president, and includes Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance, Head […]

Inflation rate stands at 9.9%: CBI 25 Feb 2018

Inflation rate stands at 9.9%: CBI

TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended on the last day of the eleventh Iranian calendar month Bahman (February 19) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 9.9 percent. It is while the Statistical Center of Iran had previously put the inflation […]

CBI rejects crypto as means of payment 19 Feb 2018

CBI rejects crypto as means of payment

In its reaction to the release of a news in media outlets, Central Bank of Iran (CBI) warned categorically on the sales of cryptocurrency in cooperation with the bank. Given the above issue, bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has not thus far been introduced as the official currency by the CBI, so that this bank does […]

CBI governor warns on bitcoin again 11 Jan 2018

CBI governor warns on bitcoin again

Once again, Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Valiollah Seif warned on cryptocurrency “bitcoin” and said, “CBI does not endorse bitcoin at all.” Turning to bitcoin transactions, he added, “although transactions with this cryptocurrency have become widespread, people should be careful about this issue seriously.” Transacting with bitcoin is followed with several risks, he said, […]

Iran seeks below 5% inflation rate 23 Dec 2017

Iran seeks below 5% inflation rate

TEHRAN- Iran tries to push down its inflation rate to below five percent within the next few years, Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Deputy Governor Akbar Komijani announced addressing SEANZA’s meeting of central bank governors in Tehran. “Iran could manage to reach a single-digit inflation in 2016, which was unprecedented during the past 25 years”, […]

Bitcoin in Iran awaiting CBI decision 09 Dec 2017

Bitcoin in Iran awaiting CBI decision

Bitcoin, the digital currency that has dominated headlines in recent weeks, continued its march higher as it broke for the first time ever above $17,000 on Thursday. Despite queries over its real value and worries about its dangerous bubble, the cryptocurrency has drawn attention of many people in the business community as the fastest growing […]