Iran limits cash withdrawals from banks to prevent money laundering, inflation

The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has imposed a cap on withdrawal of cash from banks amid toughening of rules on money laundering and also efforts to contain inflation.

Macro Economy

Iran inflation down by 1.6% in February: SCI

Data published by the Iranian government’s statistics department shows inflation has nudged down by 1.6 percent in the month ending on February 19, 2019.

Macro Economy

Iran launches open market operation, aims at regulating capital flow

Iran has started implementation of open market operation (OMO) policies in its banking system as it seeks control over the capital flow in the country.

Financial Markets

Iran inflation rate hits single digits: CBI

The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) says the country’s inflation rate has dropped to 9.7 percent.

Macro Economy