Iran is moving towards adopting its first oil-free budget
11:25 - 21/07/2019
The presidency of the Islamic Consultative Council (parliament) on Sunday, the planning for the adoption of the budget for the next fiscal year (beginning March 21, 2020), without counting oil revenues.
"A part of the budget deficit will be funded through tax collection from tax evaders," the spokesman for the presidency of the council, Isdollah Abbasi, told a meeting of the Planning Committee of the Al-Mashhad (northern)
Iran's oil exports have been hit hard by US sanctions imposed recently by Washington. Ending / 25