Posts Tagged ‘Iran’

Iran oil waivers: How buyers are lining up after US exemptions

By BLOOMBERG
SEOUL • Armed with waivers to keep importing Iranian oil without running afoul of US sanctions, some of the Islamic Republic’s top ...

India, Korea said to agree outline of Iran oil waiver with US

By BLOOMBERG
SEOUL • India and South Korea agreed with the US on the outline of deals that would allow them to keep importing some Iranian oil, ...

Why Trump should sell grain to Iran

By ESFANDYAR BATMANGHELIDJ
For ordinary Iranians, a sudden shortage of tomato paste is an omen that US sanctions, combined with their government’s ...

China gets another shot with Total’s Iran exit

By BLOOMBERG
DUBAI • Total SA’s withdrawal from Iran’s giant South Pars gas field has given China another chance to secure a stake in the world’s most ...

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 • ...

Saudis seek to keep oil-market control with OPEC deal fudge

Last Friday’s agreement was a fudge committing to boost output without saying which countries would increase or by how much
VIENNA • When Iran’s oil ...

Iran doesn’t see oil customers to get sanctions waivers

VIENNA • Iran said it doesn’t believe buyers of its oil will get waivers from the US government that would allow them to continue purchasing cargoes after ...

Soros sees new global financial crisis brewing

BRUSSELS • A surging dollar and a capital flight from emerging markets (EMs) may lead to another “major” financial crisis, investor George Soros (picture) ...

India vows to ignore Trump’s sanctions and continue Iran imports

NEW DELHI • US President Donald Trump may have ordered the re-imposition of sanctions on Iran, but one of Asia’s biggest oil importers — and a strategic ...

Macron’s Russia trip to salvage Iran deal

France and its European allies need Russia’s help to salvage the agreement after US quits
by BLOOMBERG PARIS • French President Emmanuel Macron’s ...

UAE sees OPEC oil capacity ‘buffer’ offsetting Iran sanctions

By BLOOMBERG
ABU DHABI • OPEC has enough spare production capacity to cushion the oil markets if the US re-imposes sanctions on Iran, according to ...