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 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
  • Iran Readies Massive Syrian Ground Invasion - Peak Oil
    The Largest US Foreign Policy Blunder Since Vietnam Is Complete: ... - PrisonPlanet
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    10/4/2015 - 12:30 pm | View Link
  • Oil up as Russia ready to talk with oil suppliers, US rig count ... - Yahoo! Finance
    Oil up as Russia ready to talk with oil suppliers, U.S. rig count ... - Reuters UK
    10/4/2015 - 11:45 am | View Link
  • COLUMN-Saudi pricing shows oil volatility in action amid oversupply: ... - Reuters
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    10/4/2015 - 11:34 am | View Link
  • 'Soggade Chinni Nayana' shoot wrapped up (With Image) - Chennai Online
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    10/4/2015 - 7:37 am | View Link
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  • Payment of $700 million to Iran won’t impact currency market, says RBI
    Rupee is going through a fresh bout of volatility due to slower pace of economic recovery and global uncertainties ... monetary transmission is small savings rate,” he said. RBI cut the repo rate by 50 basis points at its monetary policy review on ...
    10/8/2015 - 9:22 am | View Link
  • Yemen cuts diplomatic relations with Iran: spokesman
    The Saudi-backed Yemeni government announced Friday to cut off diplomatic relations with Iran which was accused of supporting the Shiite Houthi group to overthrow President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, a spokesman told Xinhua. "From today (Friday), the ...
    10/2/2015 - 3:59 pm | View Link
  • POLL-China, Iran to put brakes on oil price recovery
    Sept 30 (Reuters) - Global oversupply and more Iranian production are likely ... Fifteen of the 28 analysts polled in both the August and September surveys cut their 2016 forecasts, while 10 kept them unchanged. The poll forecast Brent would average ...
    09/29/2015 - 11:16 pm | View Link
  • Iran’s Rouhani warns of “dual calamities” of terrorism, climate change
    Rough Cut (no reporter narration ... where world leaders have gathered to discuss a variety of global concerns including sustainable development. "Violence against man and nature are the dual calamities befalling the west Asia region… Terrorist groups ...
    09/25/2015 - 10:48 pm | View Link
  • Iran Oil Minister Wants OPEC to Cut Output by 5% Ahead of June Meeting
    On April 3, the African Petroleum Producers’ Association, which represents oil and gas producers from Algeria, Angola and Nigeria, called for a global cut in oil output ... Write to Benoît Faucon at
    04/14/2015 - 5:10 am | View Link
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  • Iran joins OPEC member Libya calling on group to cut oil ...
    TEHRAN (Bloomberg) -- Iran became the second OPEC member this month to call on the group to reduce oil production ahead of its June meeting amid a global oversupply ...
    10/7/2015 - 1:52 pm | View Website
  • Economy of Iran
    The economy of Iran is a mixed and transition economy with a large public sector. Some 60% of the economy is centrally planned. It is dominated by oil and gas ...
    10/5/2015 - 8:29 pm | View Website
  • U.S. Relations With Iran
    Fact Sheet on U.S. bilateral relations with Iran. ... More information about Iran is available on the Iran Page and from other Department of State ...
    10/5/2015 - 4:54 pm | 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 ...
    10/5/2015 - 7:28 am | View Website
  • Iran News Today
    Keep up to date on the latest news in Iran. Browse The New York Times's complete collection of articles and commentary on Iran.
    10/5/2015 - 12:19 am | View Website
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