Move follows criticism authorities have adopted ‘Taliban-style’ restrictions on tight-fitting clothes, dyed hair and beauty accessories such as false nails or eyelashes.
Fibre-optic lines crucial part of project set to benefit up to 1.8bn people from Frankfurt to Mumbai.
Former communications minister warns stock market value of Iranian telecom sector in danger of dropping sharply, with serious liquidity problems possibly ahead.
Also amid information war, top Iranian actress upset at authorities’ use of her image on poster.
Photo of supreme leader put in crosshairs by live broadcast stunt, which came as unrest continued into a fourth week.
Tokayev says their intention is to derail his political reform agenda.
Cutting off Instagram has put around 400,000 businesses “at risk of annihilation”, says analyst.