Performance of Iran’s gold & currency markets on Feb. 24
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb.24
By Khalid Kazimov – Trend:
The gold coin was traded in Iran at 15,170,500 rials (about $338.9 according to the currency rate in Iran's free market) on Saturday.
According to data on the website of the Tehran Gold and Jewelry Union, one gram of the 18-karat gold was priced at 1,449,830 rials (about $32.3), indicating a 0.8 percent increase compared to the preceding day.
According to the country’s real-time data sharing system, SANA, euro valued 54,948 rials in the free market, dropping 0.52% percent. The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) put the official rate of euro at 45744 rials.
The US dollar gave up 0.41 percent compared to the preceding day and stood at 44759 rials in the free market. The CBI put the official rate for the greenback at 37208 rials.