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New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Programme Associate, United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Recruitment Technical Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Shelter- WASH Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Human Resources and Administration Coordinator, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Livelihoods and Food Security Assistant, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) ICLA Assistant, Norwegian Refugee […]

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Senior Wheat Breeder, International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) Senior Finance Manager, Relief International (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)

Do MPs want to send Working Women back Home?

By Alireza Ramezani for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. On Jan. 15, Iranian lawmakers approved a new law that would oblige state-run and public organizations to accept early retirement requests of female employees who have worked at least 20 years, without pushing any age […]

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Education Officer, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Protection Coordinator, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)

Why Pension Funds could face Bankruptcy Tsunami

By Navid Kalhor, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. One of the key underlying economic challenges of Iran is the current underfunding of its pension system. Make no mistake: Pension reform must be a priority for the country. Figures posted by the Ministry of […]

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: ICT Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Education Project Manager, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Advocacy and Communication Coordinator, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Supply Assistant, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: International Consultancy Services: Energy Efficient Buildings, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)

Obama Administration allows Americans to Train Iranians

By Julian Pecquet for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The Barack Obama administration is allowing US experts to train their Iranian counterparts in a final effort to build bonds between the two countries before Donald Trump takes over as president. The Treasury Department unveiled […]

Why Iran is Finding it Hard to Create Jobs

By John Lee. A report this morning from The Economist says that although Iran’s GDP is set to grow about 4.5 percent this year, up from 0.4 percent in 2015, unemployment has increased from 10.7 percent to 12.2 percent. Increased oil exports have been achieved largely by soaking up existing capacity, while the resulting influx […]

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Resource Mobilization Officer, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Administrative Assistant, UNESCO Programme Assistant, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Project Officer, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Intern – Coordination, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Legal Officer, Norwegian Refugee […]