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All posts tagged "sanctions"

  • Iran to Boost Oil Output by 500,000 Barrels

    TEHRAN, Iran – Iran is aiming to increase its oil production by 500,000 barrels per day now that sanctions have been lifted under a landmark nuclear deal with world powers, a top official said. In comments posted...

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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  • Russian Ruble Hits a Year Low as Oil Prices Weaken

    MOSCOW – The Russian ruble, battered by weak oil prices, on Monday dropped to new low and broke an all-time record against the euro. The national currency was down 1.8 percent at 79 rubles to the dollar...

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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  • Daimler’s Truck Business to Return to Iran as Sanctions Lift

    FRANKFURT, Germany – Daimler AG says its truck business is returning to Iran as Berlin and Tehran look at restoring economic ties after a landmark deal to curb Iran’s nuclear activities led to the lifting of sanctions....

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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  • Triumph or Travesty, US-Iran Ties Warming Over Nuclear Deal

    WASHINGTON – Diplomatic triumph or travesty, America’s relationship with one of its most intractable foes took two giant leaps forward this weekend when Iran released four Americans in a prisoner swap after locking in last summer’s nuclear...

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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  • With Wave of Iranian Oil Imminent, a Shudder in Saudi Arabia

    WASHINGTON – A new wave of oil from Iran will flow into a global market awash in oil where prices are plunging to depths not seen in a dozen years. With a historic nuclear deal between Iran,...

    • Posted January 17, 2016
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  • Americans Freed by Iran Begin Journey Home; Deal Took Time

    WASHINGTON – The Americans imprisoned by Iran began their journey home Sunday, their friends and family awaiting emotional reunions, after delicate diplomatic negotiations that played out quietly in the shadows of international nuclear talks. “This is a...

    • Posted January 17, 2016
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  • Iran Welcomes Sanctions’ End, but Tough Thaw Ahead

    TEHRAN, Iran – The implementation of a historic nuclear deal with world powers is expected to pave the way for a new economic reality in Iran, now freed from harsh international sanctions. More than $30 billion in...

    • Posted January 17, 2016
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  • Rouhani: All Happy about Deal except Israel, US Hard-liners

    TEHRAN, Iran – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday that the official implementation of the landmark nuclear deal has satisfied all parties except radical extremists, while Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pledged that Israel would remain vigilant...

    • Posted January 17, 2016
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  • US, EU Lift Sanctions against Iran amid Landmark Nuke Deal

    VIENNA – The U.N. nuclear agency certified Saturday that Iran has met all of its commitments under last summer’s landmark nuclear deal, crowning years of U.S.-led efforts to crimp Iran’s ability to make atomic weapons. For Iran,...

    • Posted January 16, 2016
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  • Iran Transport Minister: Agreement to Buy 114 Airbus Planes

    TEHRAN, Iran – Iran has reached a deal with the European consortium Airbus to buy 114 passenger planes once international economic sanctions are lifted as part of a nuclear deal, Iran’s transport minister said Saturday. Abbas Akhondi...

    • Posted January 16, 2016
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