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  • 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.

  • finex 2017-04-15 11:12

    Iran’s Finex 2017 kicks off

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The 10th Iran Exhibition of Bank, Exchange & Insurance Exhibition (Finex 2017) as the biggest financial event in the region has kicked off in Tehran Sat. with a number of European and Asian countries in attendance.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • ساختمان بانک مرکزی 2017-03-07 20:19

    Central Bank:

    Efforts on freezing Iran’s assets illegal

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Head of Central Bank Legal Directorate has said US efforts to freeze Iran’s $1.5bn in Luxembourg is violation of international law.

  • 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.

  • مجمع سالیانه بانک مرکزی با حضور رئیس جمهور 2017-02-27 17:35

    Rouhani participates in CBI’s annual forum

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has attended Iran’s Central Bank annual forum on Monday morning, where he unveiled new Iranian 10,000 Rls. bank note.

  • رینگیت 2017-02-24 12:39

    Iran, Malaysia to expand trade ties using local currencies

    TEHRAN, Feb. 24 (MNA) – Deputy head of Central Bank of Iran stressed facilitating trade transactions by using local currencies, welcoming the interest of Malaysian banks in opening Ringgit accounts for Iranian trade banks.

  • 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.

  • دلار 2017-01-08 11:46

    Iran attracts $7.2bn finance from 3 foreign banks

    TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (MNA) – CBI deputy governor has reported on attraction of financial resources worth 7.2 billion dollars through three international banks.

  • ساختمان بانک مرکزی 2016-12-17 18:14


    Economic growth in 2nd, 3rd quarters of 2016: 7.4 per cent

    TEHRAN, Dec. 17 (MNA) – Iran’s Central Bank has announced economic growth for second and third quarters of fiscal year ending in March 21 2016 as 7.4 per cent.

  • جلسه هیات دولت 2016-12-07 16:39

    Cabinet approves currency change bill

    TEHRAN, Dec. 07 (MNA) – Cabinet headed by President Rouhani has approved change of official currency from current Rial to its superunit Toman, officially designated as Touman.

  • صندوق بین المللی پول 2016-10-06 14:41

    CBI delegation leaves for Washington

    TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (MNA) – A delegation of Iran’s Central Bank has left for Washington to participate in 2016 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group Washington, October 7-9.

  • Seif 2016-10-05 14:00


    EU banks ‘still wary’ on interaction with Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 05 (MNA) – Governor of Iran’s Central Bank has told German official EU should exert pressures on the US to force it to accelerate implementation of its share of JCPOA commitments.

  • دیدار رئیس اتاق بازرگانی ایران با وزیر اقتصاد آلمان 2016-10-03 14:16

    Iranian, German central banks to ink MoU

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel has reported on the signing of an MoU between central banks of Iran and Germany.

  • عادل آذر       2016-10-02 22:09

    Supreme Audit Court:

    Major govt. bodies ‘centers of Salary Bill Scandal’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Head of Supreme Audit Court has told Parliament government’s major bodies and financial centers have been centers where lavish payments were made to specific officials.

  • همایش بانکداری اسلامی 2016-08-30 14:30

    By: Mohammadreza Abbasi

    Tehran hosts Islamic banking conference

    TEHRAN, Aug. 30 – “Interaction of Usury Free Banking with International Banking” conference gathered the experts in Tehran today and was attended by Valiollah Seif, Governor of Central Bank of Iran and Mohammad Bagher Nobakht, Government’s Spokesman.

  • اسکناس نقدینگی 2016-07-24 21:24

    Iran’s monetary liquidity hits $335bn

    TEHRAN, Jul. 24 (MNA) – Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has announced that the country’s liquidity reached a total of 335 billion dollars in the second month of current Iranian year (began March 20).

  • جلسه ستاد اقتصادی دولت با حضور رئیس جمهور 2016-07-10 14:26

    Rouhani unveils financial package for economic prosperity

    TEHRAN, Jul. 10 (MNA) – President Rouhani has announced the implementation of a banking development plan as the most important financial package for the country’s economic boom in the current Iranian year (began March 20).

  • جک لو-ولی الله سیف 2016-05-16 21:26

    IMF to support Iran back to intl. banking system

    TEHRAN, May 16 (MNA) – Iran’s Central Bank governor has urged IMF to help Iran in joining international banking system and in Iran’s fight against money-laundering and financing terrorism.

  • جلسه هیات دولت 2016-05-16 16:15

    Workgroup recommends SNSC ‘address US seizure of CBI assets’

    TEHRAN, May 16 (MNA) – Government Special Workgroup on US Seizure of Central Bank Assets has drafted a report of the developments on the US encroachments of the Central Bank assets.

  • خودپرداز 2016-04-18 11:57

    Iran Central Bank:

    Paymentwall ‘not connected’ to Iranian banking system

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Central Bank of Iran has rejected the claim by San Francisco-based Paymentwall that it has integrated its payment services into Shetab - Iran’s local payment system.

  • ولی الله سیف، مدیرکل بانک مرکزی 2016-04-13 21:35

    Parl. letter to Seif demands info on foreign banks

    TEHRAN, Apr. 13 (MNA) – Four Principlist MPs have sent a letter to Central Bank Governor demanding that names of foreign banks cooperating with Iran in facilitating banking services be revealed.

  • pakistan 2016-03-27 17:32

    Iran, Pakistan reach agreement in banking sector

    ISLAMABAD, Mar. 27 (MNA) – Governor of Central Bank of Iran Valiollah Seif and his Pakistani counterpart Ashraf Wathra signed Sat. an MoU on banking cooperation in Islamabad.

  • نشست مجمع عمومی بانک مرکزی جمهوری اسلامی ایران 2016-02-13 14:49

    Pres. Rouhani attends 55th meeting of CBI

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – The 55th annual general assembly of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) was held here on Saturday, in the presence of President Rouhani and bank officials.

  • bank 2016-02-03 10:21

    Austria’s Raiffeisen Bank Intl. plans to open branch in Iran

    TEHRAN, Feb. 03 (MNA) – Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) as one of the major banks in Austria plans to open a branch in Iran, a member of RBI board of directors said Tue.

  • ولی الله سیف، مدیرکل بانک مرکزی 2016-01-17 09:01

    20 foreign banks say ready to work with Iran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 17 (MNA) – Iran’s media has said at least 20 foreign banks have announced willingness to cooperate with the country over international transaction issues as soon as the sanctions against Tehran are lifted.

  • 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.

  • ولی الله سیف، مدیرکل بانک مرکزی 2015-11-19 14:48

    Iranian banks to return to world markets

    TEHRAN, Nov. 19 (MNA) – Iran has a banking relationship with 27 Germans banks, the Governor of the Central Bank of Iran(CBI) Valiollah Seif said.

  • ولی الله سیف 2015-11-18 14:46

    Iran’s Central Bank governor departs for Germany

    TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (MNA) – The Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif left Iran for Germany to attend the Conference of the 18th Euro Finance Week in Frankfurt.