Cut those subsidies
The Economist (blog)
“PHASE two of the Iranian targeted subsidy plan” is as clunky in Persian as it is in English, but it rolls off every Iranian's tongue. On April 28th President Hassan Rohani raised petrol prices by 75%, from 4,000 to 7,000 rials ($0.16 to $0.28) per ...
A bold move
The Economist (blog)
“PHASE two of the Iranian targeted subsidy plan” is as clunky in Farsi as it is in English, but it rolls off the tongue of every Iranian. On April 28th President Hassan Rohani raised petrol prices by 75%, from 4000 to 7000 rial ($0.16 to $0.28) per ...
Politics, markets complicate Rouhani's rescue of Iran economy
Iran's Rouhani defends nuclear deal talks
Let the Diplomats do the Driving with Iran | Commentary
Iran Mother Recalls Act of Mercy for Son's Killer
Her son's killer stood on a chair on the gallows, his hands shackled, the noose around his neck. Hundreds crowded outside the jailhouse in a northern Iranian town to see if the mother, Samereh Alinejad, would exercise her right to kick the chair out ...
Iran to buy 400 airliners if sanctions lifted, top official says
"Iranian airlines will be ready to buy 40 passenger planes every year for 10 years if sanctions are lifted," said Ali Reza Jahangirian, head of Iran's Civil Aviation Organisation, the Ettelaat newspaper reported on Thursday. The 400 figure confirmed ...
Iran needs 400 passenger planes by 2025: Official
Iran to buy 400 airliners if sanctions removed
Boeing willing to resume direct flights to Iran
Iran Wants 400 New Planes by 2025 If Sanctions End
Iran is looking to buy 400 passenger planes in the next 10 years to upgrade its aging fleet if Western sanctions imposed over its controversial nuclear program are lifted, the country's top aviation official said Wednesday. The remark by Ali Reza ...
Six powers meet in Brussels to fine-tune Iran talks strategy
US concerned by Iranian, Russian energy deal
US Announces Actions to Enforce Iran Sanctions
New York Times
The United States government escalated enforcement of its Iran sanctions on Tuesday, adding eight Chinese companies, a Dubai company and two Dubai-based executives to blacklists for evading American restrictions on Iranian weapons, oil and banking ...
US offers $5 million for Chinese businessman accused of Iran dealings
Iran Cancels $2.5 Billion Chinese Oil Contract
US intensifies sanctions on Iran, drastically increasing blacklist
White House says it has 'wide range of options' if Iran talks fail
WASHINGTON - A senior Obama administration official says the president is prepared to consider "a wide range of options" should negotiations with Iran fail to reach a comprehensive agreement over its nuclear program. "If talks break down, and if Iran ...
Former US officials detect shift in Israel on Iran nuclear deal
US targets Chinese businessman, says he supplied parts for Iranian missiles
Washington (CNN) -- U.S. authorities announced new sanctions and criminal charges against a Chinese businessman who the U.S. says supplied the Iranian military with parts for ballistic missiles and other equipment. Prosecutors in the Manhattan U.S. ...
Saudis Show Off a Missile As Tensions Rise With Iran
It was no secret that the Saudis had the missiles, but the public outing of the weapons on Tuesday was broadly interpreted by analysts as Saudi Arabia sending a message to its regional rival, Iran, at a time when the countries are battling at one ...
Saudi missile parade a signal to Iran, Israeli defense expert tells 'Post'
Saudi Arabia Displays Ballistic Missiles in Likely Signal to Iran
Oman fights Saudi bid for gulf hegemony with Iran pipeline plan
The Times of Israel
Iran terror network prolific, US report says
WASHINGTON – Iran continues to arm and finance a terrorist network that extends from South Asia to the Horn of Africa, from Iraq to Yemen, and across the Palestinian territories, the US State Department reported on Wednesday, acknowledging US ...
Iran raps US for keeping it on terror list
Iran Angry Over State Department's Terrorism Report
Iran slams US report on terrorism