Concerns Mount That US Rules Are Impeding Western Investment In Iran
“We don't see any obstacles for companies who would want to come and invest in Iran,” Rouhani told French executives in Paris at the time, after shepherding through dozens of agreements with global companies. “My coming here is to show that Iran is ...
Lifting of Sanctions on Iran Complicates Policy Options
Seven Big Things Preventing International Companies From Doing Business With Iran Again
Untangling Iran's web of sanctions after the nuclear deal
New York Times
Iran's President Is Squeezed by Opposition Leader's Demand for a Trial
New York Times
TEHRAN — An opposition leader long under house arrest has written a letter to President Hassan Rouhani demanding a public trial, putting the president in a difficult spot and highlighting a deepening rift in Iran's reformist wing. In the letter ...
LA Daily News
They fled Iran for the same reason, but disagree on how to change things at home
LA Daily News
Marina Nemat hopes for big changes in Iran, the country where she was born and grew up. But she's quick to say she's no optimist. “Optimists are people who ignore reality,” says the University of Toronto writing teacher. “I discovered that when I was ...
Iranian Parliament Cancels Cash Subsidies to 24 Million People
Iran's constitutional watchdog ratifies election results
Iran to modestly boost oil supply, delaying market rebalance: Reuters poll
Iran's oil production will rise only modestly this year and next, but it will be enough to stop global crude supply and demand from rebalancing in 2016, according to a Reuters poll of oil analysts' forecasts. The world's biggest oil producers from both ...
Iran's crude shipments rise
Will Iran Ever Get What It's Asking For?
S.Korea's Iran crude imports surge over 80 pct y/y in March
World Politics Review
JAMES LYONS: The 'old Iran' is still at work
President Obama is scheduled to attend a summit with the leaders of the Gulf Cooperative Council (GCC) on April 21 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The GCC is a Sunni organization comprised of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain, and is home ...
Saudi Competition Gets in the Way of Iran's Outreach in Africa
Iran FM slams Riyadh's 'destructive' moves at OIC
Zarif warns Saudi Arabia over "anti-Iran" stance
Iran: OIC dominated by some members, rarely unbiased
“The general atmosphere governing the OIC under the current circumstances is not really indicative of cooperation among Muslim countries and unity in the Muslim world,” Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi, who is attending the organization's ...
OIC conference begins with Iran-Saudi spat
Gay Air France Flight Attendants Say No to Iran
It could even be the start of more refusals to fly to countries like Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, and others where, like Iran, homosexuality is punishable by death, he said. “I'm completely and utterly behind them,” said Air, who uses a pseudonym when ...
Some of Air France's LGBT Cabin Crew Are Petitioning Flights to Iran
Gay Air France cabin crew in protest over Iran flights
Gay cabin crew petitions against Air France flights to Iran
UN News Centre
Iran: UN rights chief calls for end to executions for drug offences
UN News Centre
14 April 2016 – The United Nations human rights chief today appealed to Iran to halt executions for drug offences until the new Parliament debates a proposed law that would remove the mandatory death penalty for drug crimes. “Given the broadening ...
The UK needs to condemn executions in Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and Iran
UN Urges Iran To End Executions For Drugs
Will Iran and Russia join forces on Azerbaijani-Armenian conflict?
TEHRAN, Iran — More than two decades have passed since the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of Moscow's domination over vast territories in the Caucasus and Central Asia. One bitter legacy of the Soviet era is the continued existence of ...
Suddenly, Iran's Regime Demands a Baby Boom
PJ Media (blog)
In the early 1980s, as the Iran-Iraq war raged, Iran's population growth rate was at about four percent. At this rate, the country's population was set to double in around 17 years. Islamic Revolution rhetoric influenced by the Iran-Iraq war, combined ...