A social analysis freak who loves to look at things differently. Looking forward to seeing the impact of startups and entrepreneurship activities in Iran. B.S in Mathematics from Amirkabir University of Technology. You can reach him at tamiboroumand[at]gmail[dot]com
If you are a Telegram user in Iran, you may have experienced some data traffic problems in the past 2 or 3 days. Right now the problems are gone and this popular text messaging application is back to its normal state.
Iran's Minister of Communications in a meeting with his Russian counterpart agreed upon the presence of Yandex in Iran. Yandex is the dominant search engine in Russia and soon would have an office in Iran so it could service Iranians better.
After Iran's nuclear talks and reaching the agreement to lift Iran's international sanctions, Iran's first operator MCI found two international bidders. This fact shows that our young country is a great market of telecommunication business.
There are few services and TV shows that have a large audience and more importantly people are connected through their cellphones to these programs, namely: The 90 TV show and Iran’s subsidy system. Based on the stats of these programs we can come up with estimate market share of these companies.“ based on the stats of these programs, MCI’s penetration rate is more than 60% in Iran” said Sadoughi, CEO of MCI.
The region’s biggest blockchain gathering was held on November 14-15 in Yerevan, Armenia. Over 350 participants including entrepreneurs, investors and politicians from regional and European countries attended this event.
Apparently Iranian banks have decided to get more engaged with the country’s startup scene. According to an Iranian official, over 100 billion Tomans (26 million dollars) has been invested in knowledge-based or startup companies by an Iranian bank.
We all heard the news about Dara Khosrowshahi who became the CEO of Uber in the past couple of days. But who else can be named as a successful Iranian entrepreneur in Silicon Valley? Here is the list of these people.