Iran Human Capabilities

 Iran has 80 Public universities ,25 private universities as well as a lot of Research institutes.  The number of students has increased from 170,000 students in 1979 to 4,350,000 million. • About 700,000 students graduate from universities annually.  • Total of Iranian students in universities are 4,400,000 that 1,920,000 of them are women.  Iranian students studying in 2390 universities […]

A Review of the Iranian Tax System

A Review of the Iranian Tax System 1. Tax Bases and Rates The Iranian tax system is divided into two general categories of direct and indirect taxes. The share of direct taxes from the total tax revenues is almost 68% currently. There are two major types of direct taxes including income taxes and property taxes.  Each […]

Iran Tourism Industry

Iran Tourism Industry Tourism  Overview: Impressive archaeological sites, carefully planned museums, and ecological wonders await the curious traveler in Iran, a country that has something for everyone. Iran successful domestic market has laid the groundwork for an increased amount of foreign visitors interested in the history, natural beauty, and business opportunities Iran has to offer. […]

Iran ICT

Iran ICT Overview                                                                      The Iranian ICT sector, a keystone of the country’s non-prime economic expansion, is set for exponential growth thanks to its unique combination of demographic and economic variables. A major engine of this growth is undoubtedly Iran’s population, which is large, young, and quick to pick up new technologies. Of Iran’s 73 million […]

Invest in Iran Agriculture

Invest in Iran Agriculture overview Agricultural is one of the most important sectors of the Iranian economy, accounting about 11%of GDP, 23%of the employed population and 15%of the foreign exchange revenues (form nonoil exports). Agricultural and animal husbandry products have always provided the major non-oil export items such as pistachios, raisins and even carpets (the […]

Invest in Iran Transportation

Invest in Iran Transportation Transportation: Overview: Ministry of Roads and Urban Development of the Islamic Republic of Iran is responsible for all kinds of transportation. The Ministry by itself has got five important sub-sectors as follows which undertake implementation and operation of transport infrastructures:   • Company for Construction and Expansion of Transport Infrastructures • Road […]

Invest in Iran Industries and Mining

Invest in Iran Industries and Mining Industry & Mining Overview Steel, weaving, food processing, car, electrical and Electronics Industries are among the key industries in the country.Iran now produces a wide range of manufactured commodities, such as telecommunications equipment, industrial machinery, paper, rubber products, steel, food products, wood and leather products, textiles, and pharmaceuticals. Iran […]

Invest in Iran Oil and Gas Industry

Invest in Iran Oil and Gas Industry Oil & Gas Overview: The Ministry of Petroleum of the Islamic Republic of Iran is responsible for all kinds of oil and gas activities. The Ministry by itself has got the four major subsidiaries body as follows which undertake implementation and operation of the above mentioned activities: • National […]

Incentives for investment in Special Economic Zones

Incentives for investment in Special Economic Zones • Import of goods from the above mentioned zones for domestic consumption would be subordinate to export and import regulations, and export of goods from these areas will be carried out without  any formalities. • Import of goods from abroad or free trade zones or industrial area-would be carried out […]

Incentives and advantages for investment in Trade-Industrial Free Zones

Incentives and advantages for investment in Trade-Industrial Free Zones 1-Tax exemption for 20 years from the date of operation for all economic activities 2-Foreign investment and nearly a hundred percent of the amount invested. 3- Freedom of entry and exit of capital and profits 4- Protection and guarantees for foreign investments. 5- Abolition of entry visas and easily […]