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Iranian Workers’ Salaries Don’t Reach the Poverty Line

“Even a 100-percent increase in workers’ monthly salaries would not let them reach the poverty line,” said Mohammad Reza Tajik, representative of Workers Supreme...

“Food Poverty Line” a Warning Sign of Iran’s Silent Massacre

The "food poverty line", the warning of a silent massacre, and with the continuation of Iran’s clerical rule, the severity of the economic devastation...

Ninety Percent of Iranians Are in ‘Total Poverty’

The Iranian paper Arman Daily reported Thursday that over 90 percent of Iran’s working people are now in “total poverty” with “skyrocketing prices” stopping...

Iran’s Misery Index Could Be 70 Percent

Iran’s currency has plummeted in the past decade thanks to inflation and negative economic growth, meaning that the people’s purchasing power has decreased significantly,...

Sixty-Four Percent of Iran’s Workers in Poverty

In late 2019, the Iranian government began to put undue pressure on the country’s workers, which has led to the current disastrous conditions that...

Iran: Prices of Goods Soars 107 Percent

The price of goods in Iran has risen to 107 percent compared with last November, according to the Ministry of Industry, Mines and Trade’s...

Iranian Families Cannot Ignore Economic Dilemmas Even During Yalda Night Festival

As a traditional festival, Iranian families annually celebrate the "longest night of the year," Shab-e-Yalda as a sign of the victory of the...

Iran’s 2021-22 Budget Bill, A Perfect View of Government’s Dilemmas and Crises

Since December 2, when Hassan Rouhani’s administration submitted the 2021-22 budget bill to the Parliament (Majlis), there has not been a day without political...

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Suicide Rising Amongst Women and Girls

Death through suicide is rising amongst Iranian women and girls, likely a direct result of poverty and violence, with...

Iran Pensioners Protest for 4th Week in a Row

Iranian retirees rallied in several cities on Sunday, for the fourth week in a row and despite the increased...

An Overview of Iran’s Complicated Crises

Nowadays, Iran’s economic collapse and its direct effects on political, living, environmental, educational, immigrational affairs have become the main...

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Petrodollars to flow into US Treasuries despite Iran

Reuters: Iran's decision to switch some dollar-based oil revenues...

Three hanged in Iran capital

Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, May 19 – Iranian authorities...