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United States and Iran diplomats agreeing on a deal

How will the lifting of sanctions in Iran affect the UAE

Click here to read what international sanctions lawyer Sarosh Zaiwalla has to say

September 7, 2015 12:15

6 industries that will be affected by the Iran nuclear deal

The landmark agreement comes with a relaxing of the sanctions

July 16, 2015 3:00
Iranians face Internet restrictions

Iranians face new Internet curbs

Iranian officials denied any connection between the Internet disruptions and the upcoming vote.

May 22, 2013 9:45
Iran sends monkey into space

One small step for Monkey, one giant leap for Iran

Iran has successfully launched a live monkey into space, state news agency IRNA reported on Monday, lauding it as an…

January 28, 2013 4:37
EU enforces new and tougher sanctions on Iran

Iran gets a fresh batch of sanctions

The toughest EU measures yet, they include bans on financial transactions, sales to Iran of shipping equipment and steel, and imports of Iranian natural gas, adding to earlier bans, including on the OPEC producer's oil.

December 22, 2012 6:53
Oil field in the ocean

Iran wants more oil storage in Gulf

Iran will build millions of barrels of oil storage facilities in the Gulf over the next few months in response…

November 26, 2012 12:04
Insight into Iran's online consumers

INFOGRAPHIC: Internet users in Iran still a mystery?

How much do you really know about Internet users in Iran? How often do they use Facebook, Google Plus and Twitter?

November 19, 2012 3:54

Iran drafts law to cut oil exports

The U.S. government has focused on blocking Iran's oil exports because it estimates that crude sales provide about half of Iranian government revenues.

November 8, 2012 9:47

Obama victory opens negotiation window with Iran

Last month the White House said the option of bilateral talks with Iran, with whom Washington has not had diplomatic relations for three decades, was under consideration.

November 8, 2012 8:54
India and China imports

China criticises new EU sanctions on Iran

China is Iran's largest crude oil customer and, along with Russia, has resisted putting sanctions on Tehran.

October 16, 2012 1:52