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Posts Tagged: Iran Economy

October 8, 2020 2:28 pm

US Slaps New Round of Sanctions on Iran’s Financial Sector

The United States on Thursday slapped fresh sanctions on Iran's financial sector, targeting 18 Iranian banks in an effort to further shut Iran out of the global banking system...

July 7, 2020 10:12 am

Currency Crisis Impoverishes Iranians, Strains Economic Defenses

Desperate to afford her daughter's overseas university fees, 58-year-old retired Iranian teacher Maryam Hosseini withdrew all her savings from the bank to buy US dollars. It...

June 25, 2020 4:08 pm

US Imposes Sanctions on Companies Operating in Iran’s Metals Sector

The United States on Thursday blacklisted four companies in Iran's metals sector, as well as one German and three Emirati subsidiaries of Iran's largest steelmaker that Washington...

May 18, 2020 6:47 am

Iran’s Nuclear and Military Efforts Continue Amid Coronavirus

In July 2019, Iran began to explicitly violate the July 2015 nuclear agreement. The recent IAEA report (March 3, 2020) addressed the following breaches by...

May 7, 2020 9:34 am

Hit by Coronavirus, Drop in Oil Prices and US Sanctions, Iran’s Economy Heads for Free Fall

JNS.org - With the coronavirus pandemic sending oil prices to record lows, for Iran, which relies on oil exports as its top revenue source, the...

April 20, 2020 10:52 am

Business as Usual in Iran as Malls, Bazaars Reopen Amid Coronavirus

Shopping malls and bazaars reopened in Iran on Monday despite warnings by some health officials that a new wave of coronavirus infections could ripple through...

March 25, 2020 4:38 pm

Iran Has Limited Scope for Coronavirus Economic Stimulus

Shut out of international capital markets and facing a further hit to its finances with the collapse in oil prices coming on top of US...

March 10, 2020 6:54 am

US Sanctions Idle at Least Quarter of Iranian Oil Rigs

At least a quarter of Iran's oil rigs are out of action as US sanctions strangle the Islamic Republic's vital oil industry, according to a Reuters...

March 9, 2020 3:08 pm

US to Warn Shippers Against Storing Iranian Oil

The Trump administration will soon issue advisories warning shippers, port officials and insurance companies against the practice of storing Iranian oil and avoiding US sanctions on Iran,...

February 22, 2020 10:00 am

Global Watchdog Places Iran on Terrorism Financing Blacklist

The global dirty money watchdog placed Iran on its blacklist on Friday after it failed to comply with international anti-terrorism financing norms, a move that will deepen...

December 25, 2019 8:28 am

Report: Iran Starts Internet Shutdown Ahead of Possible New Protests

Iran's authorities have restricted mobile internet access in several provinces, an Iranian news agency reported on Wednesday, a day before new protests were expected to...

December 3, 2019 11:04 am

Trump Says Iran Is Killing Thousands for Protesting

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Iran was killing thousands of people for protesting and urged the world to take more notice. Disturbances in Iran began in mid-November...

November 27, 2019 6:18 am

Iran Says Hundreds of Banks Were Torched in ‘Vast’ Unrest Plot

Iran's top leader on Wednesday denounced an outbreak of deadly unrest as a "very dangerous conspiracy" as authorities reported about 731 banks and 140 government...

November 24, 2019 10:10 am

Iran Warns Regional States of Consequences if They Stoked Unrest

Iranian Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri on Saturday warned regional countries of consequences if it is proven that they meddled to stoke recent unrest in Iran. "Some...


Artist Delays Opening of Israeli Pavilion at Venice Biennale Until Gaza Cea...

The artist and curators representing Israel at the 60th Venice Biennale announced on Tuesday their decision not to open the...


About 50 Survivors of Nova Music Festival Committed Suicide, Survivor Tells...

i24 News — Following the Hamas-led massacre at the Nova Music Festival on Oct. 7, about fifty survivors have committed...

Middle East

Hamas, Hezbollah Fighting Continues for Israel on Multiple Fronts Amid Iran...

While the world shifted its attention to Israel's potential retaliation against Iran for its massive attack on the Jewish state...


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