EghtesadOnline: Out of the 22.67 million employees in Iran in the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2017), 97.6% were Iranian and around 2.4% were foreign nationals living in Iran.
EghtesadOnline: More than 20.65 million people were employed in Iran during the last Iranian year (March 2016-17), 83.8% of whom were men and 16.2% were women, the Statistical Center of Iran announced.
EghtesadOnline: The unemployment of three groups, namely young people, women and the educated, will put considerable pressure on Iran’s labor market in the coming years.
EghtesadOnline: A report on salary ranges for different jobs at several position levels in Iran published by Iran Talent, a leading online job site in Iran, has identified factors affecting pay rates in the Iranian job market in the last fiscal year (March 2016-17). The report is based on surveys collected from companies with over 100 personnel.
EghtesadOnline: Women’s universal problems and economic issues are closely intertwined; their impact on each other goes beyond what you can see.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's information and communications technology sector has the capacity to employ one million people, an official with the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare said.
EghtesadOnline: New contracts in the oil and gas sector can create thousands of jobs and resuscitate the economy which is reeling from international financial and trade restrictions, says Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, the oil minister.
EghtesadOnline: Women held 89% of all the jobs created over the past Iranian year (March 2015-16), according to the minister of cooperatives, labor and social welfare.
EghtesadOnline: Seven-hundred new jobs will be created in the next Iranian year (March 2017-18), says Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare Ali Rabiei.
EghtesadOnline: Completion of 6,000 industrial projects and the launch of 33 new major projects have added 220,000 jobs to the economy during the current Iranian year (March 2016-17), says deputy minister of industries, mining and trade, Mohammad Reza Fayyaz.