Iran's Foreign Ministry has expressed regret that developed countries are monopolizing information and communication technology to draw their desired image of the developing world to the international community.
In April 2019, Tile.com, which helps users find lost or misplaced items, suddenly found itself competing with Apple Inc., after years of enjoying a mutually beneficial relationship with the iPhone maker.
Director General of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) Mohammad Khoddadi stressed on the necessity of breaking the monopoly created by the Western media, saying that the Western media don’t convey the truth about events happening in the world.
An Iranian company inaugurated its AryoSeven production line, breaking the Danish monopoly over the medicine. AryoSeven which has so far been produced by a Danish company, is now manufactured by an Iranian knowledge-based company.