Tehran and Prague will study the expansion of banking cooperation and investment opportunities in areas of industry, mines, commerce, health and treatment in a bid to further bolster economic ties, said Iranian Deputy Economy Minister Seyed Ali-Mohammad Mousavi at the opening meeting of the two countries’ joint economic commission.
Deputy Minister of Economy and Financial Affairs Ali Mohammad Mousavi said on Tuesday that Iran and Czech are to study expansion of banking cooperation, investment opportunity, industry, mine, commerce, health and treatment in the upcoming Iran-Czech joint economic cooperation meeting.
The Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnasser Hemmati, on the sidelines of his Sunday meeting with the Iraqi Finance Minister Fuad Mohammed Hussein, said that banking relations between Tehran and Baghdad will be eased to facilitate transactions between the two countries’ businessmen.
An informed source at the Iran-China Chamber of Commerce said on Saturday that Tehran and Beijing have resumed banking ties after an Iranian bank started to broker money transfer between the two countries.
The eurozone needs a few mega banks that can compete on the world stage, and banks need a deposit insurance scheme, Daniele Nouy, the head of the European Central Bank’s supervisory board, said on Wednesday.
Experts from the Economics and Business Institute at the University of Seville have just published a study of the use of online banking by the over-60s, which shows that the digital divide of these users, far from being linked strictly to age, is more connected to psychographic characteristics, such as perceived self-sufficiency, anxiety levels, and the influence of social groups.