Posts Tagged ‘Iran’

Vitol expects oil to rally as OPEC, Venezuela cause shortage

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • The world’s largest energy trader said oil prices are set to rally further as OPEC output cuts and American sanctions on Iran and ...

Fast cars and super malls: Iran’s revolution has mid-life crisis

As Iran marks 40 years since the overthrow of the Shah, the country’s economy is riddled with cronyism and mismanagement
By Golnar Motevalli ...

Iran says 7 bodies of people from crashed cargo plane found – TV

by REUTERS / pic credit: tehrantimes.com
DUBAI – Iran said bodies of seven people who died in a cargo plane crash near the Iranian city ...
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 ...

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 ...