Posts Tagged ‘Hassan Rouhani’

Try as it might, Iran can’t ban social media

By Esfandyar Batmanghelidj / BLOOMBERG
Iran’s National Cyberspace Council is planning to block Instagram, the last social media platform freely ...
Hassan Rouhani

Iran quake injures more than 700, Rouhani orders relief effort: TV

DUBAI – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (picture) said no effort should be spared to help victims of a 6.3 magnitude earthquake on Iran’s ...

Caspian Sea breakthrough treaty set to boost oil, pipeline plans

By BLOOMBERG
MOSCOW • Five Caspian Sea states reached a breakthrough agreement on sovereign rights to the sea, paving the way for new oil and gas ...

After sanctions, Iran’s economy is nearing a crisis

By LADANE NASSERI, GOLNAR MOTEVALLI & ARSALAN SHAHLA / Pic By BLOOMBERG
In the run-up to the Aug 7 resumption of US sanctions against Iran, the ...

Iran braces for return of US sanctions

The country has seen days of sporadic protests and strikes in multiple towns and cities recently
By AFP / Pic By BLOOMBERG TEHRAN • ...
Bijan Namdar Zanganeh

OPEC veteran Zanganeh tapped to stay as Iran oil minister

DUBAI • Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani proposed the reappointment of its longest-serving oil minister, Bijan Namdar Zanganeh (picture), who fought to ...