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
  • Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers
    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 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
  • Oil rebounds even as Iran dashes hopes of OPEC cut extension
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global benchmark Brent crude turned positive in volatile trade on Monday as it jockeyed between downward pressure after Iran dashed hopes that OPEC would extend its production cap pact and support on fears that U.S. sanctions could dam ...
    04/23/2018 - 6:07 am | View Link
  • Iran’s global campaign to silence journalists
    An immediate hit The regime has long struggled — mostly without success — to cut its own citizens’ access to foreign ... light on how the Tehran regime has been able to influence global media coverage of itself. “This is not just about the BBC ...
    03/21/2018 - 2:04 am | View Link
  • New Iran Sanctions Could Send Oil Prices Higher
    but two potential events could send them either higher than today’s levels or sinking into the $30s—new U.S. sanctions on Iran or OPEC failing to extend the production cut deal beyond March 2018, Jeff Brown, president of consultancy Facts Global Energy ...
    10/14/2017 - 9:05 am | View Link
  • Iran says OPEC met oil output cut pledges by just over 100 percent in September: RIA
    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Wednesday that OPEC members had fulfilled their obligations under a global oil output cut deal by slightly over 100 percent in September, the RIA news agency quoted him as saying. He was also ...
    10/4/2017 - 3:27 am | View Link
  • If the U.S. Reimposes Sanctions on Iran, Allies Will Follow
    Within days of the president signing the Central Bank sanctions into law, I was already hard at work on something new — figuring out how to force Europe to cut Iran off from the global financial network called SWIFT. Working with Mark Dubowitz at the ...
    10/2/2017 - 6:24 am | View Link
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  • Middle East News | The Jerusalem Post
    Middle East latest news: Breaking news on ISIS, the Iranian threat, Palestinians, Israeli cooperation with Arab states and more.
    04/20/2018 - 12:16 pm | View Website
  • A review of global gas flaring and venting and impact on ...
    After a brief review of the global gas flaring and venting in oil industries including the emission of air pollutants and greenhouse gases and the amount of energy resources wasted, the focus is on Iran as a major oil producing and the world's third largest gas flaring country.
    04/20/2018 - 8:27 am | View Website
  • Iran
    The earliest attested archaeological artifacts in Iran, like those excavated at Kashafrud and Ganj Par in northern Iran, confirm a human presence in Iran since the Lower Paleolithic.
    04/19/2018 - 11:42 am | View Website
  • Sanctions against Iran
    Following the Iranian Revolution of 1979, the United States imposed economic sanctions against Iran and expanded them in 1995 to include firms dealing with the Iranian government.
    04/19/2018 - 9:04 am | View Website
  • Technology News
    Find the latest business news pertaining to Technology covering companies, advancements, multimedia, electronics, mobile technologies, and science available on the official CNBC Technology site.
    04/19/2018 - 7:10 am | View Website
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