An article I wrote for Time.com… Read the rest
Western business people returning to Iran in the wake of the nuclear deal may be surprised to find plenty of entrepreneurial drive from a new generation of online start-ups, which have appeared despite years of international sanctions.
If Amazon chief Jeff Bezos were to go to Iran today, he would find a lot that looks very familiar.
Digikala is an Amazon-style Iranian company offering free, same-day delivery of digital gadgets.
Set up by brothers Hamid and Saeed Mohammadi, it’s the country’s sixth most visited website, with