The strike of gold merchants in cities across Iran still continues.
According to reports, shops selling gold and jewelry in the Arak Bazaar are still closed and are on strike. In Yassoj, gold sellers started their strike on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010.
In Kermanshah the gold bazaar is on its fourth day of strike. Also in Hamedan all the gold sellers in the Gold Bazaar are in their tenth day of strike.
Strike in Hamedan – October 4, 2010
It is about a week that the gold sellers of Tabriz have been on strike. The strike of gold sellers of Tabriz has extended to other cities of East Azerbaijan including Margheh. Also Amir Kabir Bazaar, Mohammadi Bazaar, Amir Bazaar and also Ghtran Bazaar started their strike on October 2, 2010.
The strikes of jewelery stores in Tehran, Shiraz, Mashad, Qazvin, Shahroud and Semnan are still active.
Other than gold sellers, iron sellers in Tabriz and Boshehr are also on strike.