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
  • Oil eases on glut, production outlook - Yahoo! Finance
    Crude Oil Remains Steady for a Change: How Will It Impact Coal? - Yahoo! Finance
    11/26/2015 - 4:56 am | View Link
  • BREAKING NEWS: Bihar announces liquor ban from April 1 - Chennai Online
    ... bar scam | US dollar falls | US stocks fall on global growth forecast cut | Bihar defeat will ... their votes in Bihar polls | Pakistan, Iran ...
    11/26/2015 - 4:09 am | View Link
  • Extravagant Royal Jewels To Cross the Auction Block at Sotheby’s - Robb Report
    Fawzia, to the Crown Prince of Iran, Mohammad ... 5 million), set with a square emerald-cut diamond ... Sotheby’s has a global network of 90 ...
    11/25/2015 - 9:44 am | View Link
  • Introducing the new Opec member that likes lower oil prices - Gulf News
    ... year choosing to maximise its market share in the face of a global glut. ... as countries block proposed candidates from Saudi Arabia, Iran and ...
    11/25/2015 - 7:33 am | View Link
  • Who's who at the Paris climate conference? - ABC Online
    Position in global emissions rankings 13 Global ... to the 1997 Kyoto Protocol promising to cut 1990 ... Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, ...
    11/25/2015 - 6:50 am | View Link
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  • Iran- GECF discusses global natural gas demand at Tehran meeting
    The meeting discussed the global gas market report presented by the secretariat ... next year while foreign exchange reserves will dip to $121bn after low oil prices cut into the Opec nation's economy, ... Nov 23 2015 - Iran seeking to increase its oil ...
    11/23/2015 - 4:40 am | View Link
  • Iran asks OPEC to stay within quota
    OPEC member countries are due to meet on 4 December to assess the bloc’s production policy and the global oil market, months after their June decision not to cut oil production despite a slump in global oil prices. Iran’s oil minister stressed that ...
    11/21/2015 - 5:35 am | View Link
  • Iran says won't negotiate with OPEC over output hike
    Saudi Arabia has refused to cut its output despite crude prices falling massively ... Iran also has the second biggest gas reserves, making it the global leader in combined energy potential. The oil ministry has announced it intends to attract up to ...
    11/17/2015 - 3:50 am | View Link
  • Iran plans 4% greenhouse gas emissions cut by 2030
    In February 2014, Ebtekar warned on Iran’s seventh place in the production of CO2 in the world. According to World Bank statistics, Iran produced above 0.6 gigatons of CO2 in 2012 while the global figure was 32.3 Gt in 2012.
    11/13/2015 - 5:17 am | View Link
  • Iran cut off from global financial system
    The regime has been able to withstand these sanctions in part because high global oil prices have provided Iran ... Iranian imports and Europe's large oil companies have also cut back ahead of the July deadline. Iranian oil shipments have already slipped ...
    03/15/2012 - 9:25 pm | View Link
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  • 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.
    11/25/2015 - 3:43 pm | View Website
  • Iran – Global Public Square
    Fareed speaks with author and chef Anthony Bourdain about his visit to Iran. Watch the full interview on GPS this Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN, or watch ...
    11/25/2015 - 12:56 am | View Website
  • 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 ...
    11/24/2015 - 6:48 am | 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 ...
    11/24/2015 - 5:22 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 ...
    11/23/2015 - 2:13 pm | View Website
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