ILNA: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has said that the economy should get rid of rent - seeking.
He added that the economy will progress in a competitive environment.
He made the remarks in the opening ceremony of the first conference on the Iranian economy, which was inaugurated on January ۴ in Tehran.
Rouhani emphasized that all the organizations should publicize their economic activities transparently.
In April ۲۰۱۴, the International Monetary Fund said Iran had achieved considerable progress in raising per capita income and living standards in previous decades.
The first conference of the Iranian Economy on the theme ’Strategies for Achieving Sustained Growth and Employment’ opened here on Sunday.
Several Iranian ministers, university professors, governmental officials and economic activists are attending the conference.
Macroeconomic issues will be discussed during the two - day event.