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Tehran, 19 May - Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani is encouraging foreign investors to return to Iran. Rouhani's government claims that it has revived Iran’s economy in the wake of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). However, a leading Iranian newspaper argues that Iran first needs to address issues of systemic corruption.

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Tehran, 20 Apr - Fruit prices have sharply risen in Iran during the last week. Seyed Hossein Mohajeran, the head of the Fruit and Vegetable Sellers Union told Mehr, a state-run news agency, that rising prices have affected the supply chain of the Iranian marketplace.

Price increases happen weekly, with the price on Sunday for tomatoes going up by 50 percent and reaching 2500-3500 tomans ($0.83-$1.16). The price of bananas has also increased by 30% and oranges by 20%, the National Council of Resistance of Iran reported.

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Tehran, 23 Apr - Iran’s economy is set to receive a boost as economic sanctions are lifted. Following the agreement with the P5+1 billions of dollars are set to circulate through Iran in the coming months. But decades of sanctions and crony-capitalism have left the Iranian labour market in poor shape.

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