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How Internet Censorship Protects Iranian Businesses

By Mahmoud Pargoo, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran continues to restrict access to US-based social media networks such as Facebook, YouTube and Twitter as well as many other websites considered immoral or against its national security. Late last month, even Telegram, […]

Russian Search Engine to Open Offices in Iran

Russia’s largest internet search engine, Yandex, is to open offices in Iran. The Iranian Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Mahmoud Vaezi, made the announcement during a meeting with the Russian Minister of Communications Nikolai Nikiforov, in Tehran on Sunday. Russia’s “Telegram social network… currently has 13 to 14 million users in Iran and is […]