Iran Cut Off From Global Commerce

Iran Sanctions

The body that handles global banking transactions says it will cut Iran's banks out of the system on Saturday to enforce EU sanctions.

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  • Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran
    WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
  • Germany: Chancellor Merkel on visit to Afghanistan
    Germany says its leader is in Afghanistan to on a surprise visit to the nation's troops serving with NATO's force in a war against Taliban insurgents. More
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    The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
  • Iran president still a force even as his era endsIran president still a force even as his era ends
    When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
  • Kerry: Russia sells missile defense to Syria
    Secretary of State John Kerry says the transfer of advanced missile defense systems from Russia to Syria would be a "destabilizing" factor for Israel's security. More
  • Why 75 percent in global oil prices isn't reaching you - Big News Network
    So, why are you not seeing evidence of this price-cut at your local petrol and diesel station? The answer: As global crude prices reach a 11...
    02/6/2016 - 3:42 pm | View Link
  • Why 75% drop in global oil prices isn’t reaching you - Nagaland Post
    Why 75 percent drop in global oil prices isn't reaching you -
    02/6/2016 - 3:28 pm | View Link
  • Why 75 percent drop in global oil prices isn't reaching you - Yahoo! India
    ... economies like China and Brazil, and Iran's ... evidence of this price-cut at your local petrol and diesel station? The answer: As global ...
    02/6/2016 - 5:01 am | View Link
  • China fears regional conflict as Saudi Arabia cuts ties with Iran - ABS-CBN News
    East after Saudi Arabia severed diplomatic relations with rival regional power Iran. Saudi Arabia cut ties with Iran on Sunday, responding to...
    02/2/2016 - 12:02 pm | View Link
  • Factbox - Yahoo! Finance
    Factbox: India switching to large-scale food imports - Yahoo! Singapore
    02/1/2016 - 9:49 am | View Link
  • Oil falls as Asia economies slow, prospect of crude output cut dims - Times of India
    UPDATE 3-Oil prices slip on weak Asian data, fading prospect of ... -
    01/31/2016 - 12:22 pm | View Link
  • Iran Won't Join Immediate OPEC Production Cut -
    1-29-16 10:55 AM EST | Iran won't join a coordinated production cut with the Organization of ... A global oversupply of oil has sent prices to
    01/29/2016 - 11:14 am | View Link
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  • Iran set to negotiate on oil market with Saudi Arabia
    The global oil sector has taken a beating since the summer of 2014 ... Another senior Iranian official said on Wednesday the country cannot cut crude oil production because it needs to regain market share and return to pre-sanctions output levels.
    02/10/2016 - 6:16 pm | View Link
  • Iran can't cut oil output as it needs to regain market share
    Maybe some countries must cut their share and many countries (must) get back their share," he said in Moscow. Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zangeneh saidran was ready to negotiate with Saudi Arabia over the current conditions in the global oil markets ...
    02/10/2016 - 3:01 pm | View Link
  • Iran Backs Talks Strengthening Global Oil Market
    A global oversupply of oil that led to a 70-percent tailspin in prices over the last year and a half led to efforts between OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers to cut back output and control the downturn. On Tuesday, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said ...
    02/10/2016 - 11:55 am | View Link
  • Crude Oil Prices Tumble: Will Iran, Saudi Arabia Change Anything?
    For more on this, read Will Russia and OPEC Join Hands and Cut Crude Oil Production? Crude oil prices have fallen 25% in 2016. They have fallen more than 70% since June 2014 due to long-term oversupply concerns. The IEA warns that global oil oversupply ...
    02/10/2016 - 8:57 am | View Link
  • Oil price rebounds in Asia as Iran sparks output cut hopes
    Oil prices rose sharply in Asian trade on Wednesday on glimmers of hope of a producer cut-back and after a steep sell-off overnight. Benchmark U.S. WTI crude oil futures were up 2 percent at $28.51 a barrel at close to noon in Asia, while global benchmark ...
    02/10/2016 - 4:27 am | View Link
  • Oil rebounds from sharp selloff; Iran says is open to Saudi deal
    Weighing on the general outlook for oil prices is a global demand growth slowdown. The US EIA this week cut its 2016 world oil demand growth forecast by 180,000 bpd, with demand to hit 95.02 million bpd, up 1.24 million bpd from 2015. Top oil merchant ...
    02/9/2016 - 5:57 pm | View Link
  • Iran pushes OPEC oil output to new high as sanctions are lifted
    Russian Federation on Thursday said it is considering a proposal by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) to cut global oil production by up to 5 per cent to help tackle the market glut and prop up crude prices. In late 2014, Saudi Oil ...
    01/31/2016 - 4:55 am | View Link
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  • Iran
    More information about Iran is available on the Iran Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact ...
    02/10/2016 - 4:28 pm | View Website
  • Iran News Today
    Iran, known as Persia until 1935 and now officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is the second-largest nation in the Middle East by population.
    02/10/2016 - 7:10 am | View Website
  • Iran-Iraq War (1980-1988)
    Iran-Iraq War (1980-1988) The Iran-Iraq War permanently altered the course of Iraqi history. It strained Iraqi political and social life, and led to severe economic ...
    02/9/2016 - 7:35 pm | View Website
  • Nuclear Weapons
    Nuclear Weapons. A deal to limit Iran's nuclear program in exchange for limited sanctions relief took effect 20 January 2014. Officials from both sides confirmed the ...
    02/8/2016 - 12:17 am | View Website
  • No Safe Haven: Iran's Global Assassination Campaign
    No Safe Haven: Iran's Global Assassination Campaign ... Shahriar Shafiq, the Shah’s nephew, was assassinated in Paris on December 7, 1979.
    02/6/2016 - 12:55 am | View Website
  • Iran urges OPEC to cut oil output to raise prices to $70-$80
    TEHRAN, Iran (Bloomberg) -- OPEC member states should cut crude output to boost prices to a range of $70/bbl to $80/bbl, Iran’s Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh ...
    02/5/2016 - 10:29 am | View Website
  • Iran Joins Saudi Arabia Shunning Output Curb at OPEC ...
    Cash-strapped OPEC nations from Venezuela to Iran are piling pressure on Saudi Arabia to reduce oil output, yet the group’s biggest producer insists it ...
    12/3/2015 - 4:50 am | View Website
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