Ali Asghar Ansari, the manager of network development of Iran’s ITC stated recently that the country is ranked 4th in the world in web hosting. He also stated that Iran hosts about 65% of the most popular sites visited by Iranian Netizens.
He said that many website owners show regular interest for being hosted inside the country. This is mainly due to the ITC Ministry policies for supporting those providing internet servers inside the country. It’s also more cost-efficient.
About 57.2% of the population within Iran uses the internet, according to Internet World Stats.