Central Bank of Iran



  • دلار 2017-06-21 13:08

    Iranian banks to establish treasury operations

    TEHRAN, Jun. 21 (MNA) – A CBI official said, by end of the present year, necessary conditions will be created for launching broker ties with the world’s banks as a prerequisite to adopting uniform currency rates.

  • ولی الله سیف 2017-06-12 15:55

    Tehran, Damascus bid for stronger banking ties

    TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) – CBI governor, while pointing to common grounds for economic ties between Iran and Syria, said banking relation can become strengthened by using national currencies.

  • ولی الله سیف 2017-06-02 17:57

    foreign banks' caution about Iran due to unfamiliarity with its economy

    TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (MNA) –The Governor of Central Bank of Iran, Valiollah Seif, told Australian Ambassador to Tehran Ian Biggs that foreign banks are cautious about interacting with Iran because of unfamiliarity with Iran’s economy.

  • روبل 2017-05-18 14:43

    Tehran, Moscow connect card payment switches

    TEHRAN, May 18 (MNA) – In line with expansion of the country’s banking ties at an international level, banking cards switches of Iran and Russia were linked.

  • بانک مرکزی ایران 2017-05-09 10:02

    CBI, Sinosure ink cooperation agreement

    TEHRAN, May 09 (MNA) – Central Bank of Iran (CBI) and China Export & Credit Insurance Corporation (commonly known as Sinosure) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

  • Iran Pakistan 2017-04-15 12:57

    Iranian, Pakistani central banks sign coop. agreement

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA)– In a statement issued on Friday evening, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) reported on signing of an agreement with the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) for banking and payment mechanisms cooperation.

  • بانک مرکزی ایران 2017-04-09 09:16

    Tehran, Kuala Lumpur draft banking coop. agreement

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – On the sidelines of ISBF annual meetings in Kuala Lumpur, central banks of Iran and Malaysia agreed to bolster bilateral banking relations.

  • ولی الله سیف رئیس بانک مرکزی 2017-04-02 12:15

    CB gov.:

    Rial redenomination possible only after 2019

    TEHRAN, Apr. 02 (MNA) – Central Bank Governor Valiollah Seif has said dropping few zeros from banknotes will be possible only after 2 years.

  • بانک مرکزی ایران 2017-03-26 20:33

    Iran to appeal Luxembourg's ruling on freezing assets

    TEHRAN, Mar. 26 (MNA) – The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) says the country will appeal Luxembourg's recent decision to freeze $1.6 billion of the Islamic Republic’s assets.

  • ایران و عمان 2017-03-13 10:33

    Tehran, Muscat ink banking MoU

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – A cooperation agreement has been signed between central banks of Iran and Oman aiming to boost banking cooperation between the two sides.

  • oberbank 2017-03-09 16:44

    Austria’s Oberbank transacting with 21 Iranian banks: CEO

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Franz Gasselsberger, the CEO of Austria’s Oberbank is visiting Tehran at the head of a senior economy and trade delegation accompanied by Josef Pühringer, the Governor of Upper Austria.

  • iran kazakhstan 2017-03-03 23:47

    Kazakhstan to develop banking ties with Iran

    TEHRAN, Mar. 03 (MNA) – The Vice-Governor of Iran’s Central Bank for Foreign Exchange Affairs, Gholamali Kamyab, met with Kassymbek, the Kazakh Minister of Investment and Development on Thursday in Astana.

  • Iran-Russia 2017-02-20 15:35

    Iranian, Russian banks to back economic activists

    TEHRAN, Feb. 20 (MNA) – Bank Melli Iran and Russia’s Mir-Business Bank have expressed their complete readiness to back businessmen of the two countries.

  • ساختمان بانک مرکزی 2017-01-26 16:40

    Iran, Turkey sign MoU on banking coop.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 26 (MNA) – To reach a trade volume of $30 million by the end of 2017, Iran and Turkey started a joint committee on banking relations.

  • bani 2016-12-24 15:16

    Tehran, Bishkek to bump up banking ties

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – Iranian and Kyrgyz central bank governors met and discussed elevation of bilateral cooperation between the two countries.

  • وزیر تجارت نیوزلند 2016-12-05 11:53

    New Zealand eager to bolster ties with Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – New Zealand’s minister of trade has emphasized on development of trade and banking cooperation with Iran in the post-sanction era.

  • حساب ارزی 2016-12-04 09:53

    Swiss economy min. to visit Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – Chairman of Iran-Switzerland Chamber of Commerce has announced that Switzerland’s minister of the economy will travel to Tehran in the coming week.

  • ولی الله سیف 2016-11-22 10:20

    Iran, Afghanistan to bolster banking ties

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – CBI governor, has announced that Iran is after development of banking relations with the neighboring country of Afghanistan.

  • سیف 2016-10-30 10:32

    Iran, China set to boost banking coop.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 30 (MNA) – CBI governor, while pointing to age-old ties between Iran and China, called for deeper banking relations as a prerequisite to economic cooperation.

  • central bank 2016-08-27 09:28

    Iran assumes SEANZA presidency

    TEHRAN, Aug. 27 (MNA) – During the 30th SEANZA’s meeting of central bank governors in Nepal, Iran received the rotating presidency of the establishment.

  • credit 2016-07-11 08:26

    Asian credit cards to enter Iran’s market soon

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – CBI officials have stated that Iran’s banking market awaits arrival of the first international credit cards within three months.

  • خوشرو.jpg 2016-07-07 22:52

    Iran condemns US political abuse of banking system for pressure

    NEW YORK, Jul. 07 (MNA) – Iran’s UN Ambassador Khoshroo has condemned recent US court ruling to seize assets of Iran as a clear example of abusing banking and financial networks for fake and unsubstantiated claims to pressure its nation.

  • ولی الله سیف، مدیرکل بانک مرکزی 2016-02-23 22:13

    CBI expects higher GDP growth   

    TEHRAN, Feb. 23 (MNA) – The governor of the Central Bank of Iran announced that the GDP growth of Iran has been predicted to be between 5 to 7 percent in the next Iranian year.

  • بانک توسعه اسلامی - محمد علی 2015-12-28 16:14

    Joint venture of Iran, IDB in Islamic banking

    TEHRAN, Dec. 28 (MNA) – Presidents of the Central Bank of Iran and Islamic Development Bank (IDB) stressed on creating a group to establish equal principals of Islamic banking for all IDB member countries.

  • Jaberi Ansari 2015-12-25 15:26

    Foreign Ministry spokesman:

    US seizure of Iran’s assets illegal

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) –Iran's FM Spokesman Hossein Jaber Ansari reiterated that the act of the Americans in confiscating Iranian assets in the US bears no legal credibility.

  • پرچم ایران و روسیه 2015-12-23 12:11

    Iran, Russia to escalate banking ties

    TEHRAN, Dec. 23 (MNA) – CBI governor has stressed the importance of Iran-Russia trade ties highlighting Iranian President’s emphasis on boosting banking relations between the two countries.

  • ولی الله سیف، مدیرکل بانک مرکزی 2015-12-09 11:57

    Iran, Lebanon to boost banking coop.

    TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) – There exist several suitable grounds for cooperation with Lebanese banks in the Iranian banking system, said CBI governor expressing eagerness to expand banking cooperation with Lebanon.

  • ولی الله سیف 2015-11-28 12:04

    Iran, Luxemburg stress banking cooperation

    TEHRAN, Nov. 28 (MNA) – The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) and Luxembourg’s foreign minister have stressed the need to launch banking cooperation between the two countries.

  • cbi 2015-10-23 10:40

    Iran, Russia to develop joint banking

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Iran’s Central Bank Governor Seif and visiting Russian Energy Min. Novak talked on joint banking on Wednesday.

  • CBI 2015-09-23 14:26

    Central Bank to supervise JCPOA on Iran's banking

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – Iranian Central Bank announced it has formed a committee to measure the effects of JCPOA on Iran’s banking system.