Category: Iran

Sanctions and trade: Iran aims to develop a central bank digital currency

Sanctions and trade: Iran aims to develop a central bank digital currency

As payment methods continue to evolve, new innovations are improving financial infrastructures that have been in use for years. Currently, central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) are a topic that has grabbed the attention of many nations worldwide including the Islamic Republic of Iran. The Middle Eastern nation has faced considerable economic and financial hardships due […]

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Iran Blockchain Association head calls for special council on crypto laws

Iran Blockchain Association head calls for special council on crypto laws

The Blockchain Association is offering to assist with crypto regulations in the Islamic state. 526 Total views 20 Total shares According to Iran’s main blockchain organization, authorities have been remiss in their enforcement of cryptocurrency laws. The association is concerned about the government’s inactivity, offering its help to regulators that it feels are inadequately prepared […]

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Tehran Stock Exchange CEO resigns following discovery of Bitcoin miners in basement

Tehran Stock Exchange CEO resigns following discovery of Bitcoin miners in basement

Iranian authorities have conducted many raids on crypto miners in abandoned factories, homes, and small businesses — nothing quite as high profile as the country’s largest stock exchange. 6817 Total views 61 Total shares Ali Sahraee, the chief executive officer of the Tehran Stock Exchange since 2018, has reportedly resigned after the discovery of cryptocurrency […]

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