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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

US Export-Import Bank backs $2 billion loan for UAE nuclear plant

First Ex-Im financed nuclear plant since the late 1990s; U.S. and UAE signed civilian nuclear pact in 2009

September 9, 2012 11:00

IAEA shows diplomats images of suspected Iran nuclear clean-up

IAEA shows Parchin images at briefing for diplomats; West suspects Iran clean-up of illicit nuclear-linked activity; Iran dismisses allegations, says must get documents from IAEA

September 6, 2012 10:36

UN nuclear watchdog sets up “Iran Task Force”

The United Nations' nuclear watchdog has set up an Iran Task Force to handle inspections and other issues related to the Islamic state's disputed atomic activities, an internal IAEA document showed on Wednesday.

August 29, 2012 5:55
Gulf Arab nuclear plant

UAE hires six firms for nuclear fuel supply, valued at $3 billion

The United Arab Emirates hired six foreign firms, including Rio Tinto and Areva , to provide fuel for its first nuclear power plant, in contracts valued at $3 billion.

August 15, 2012 5:05
Gulf Arab nuclear plant

UAE approves first Gulf Arab nuclear plant

Greenlight for first Gulf Arab nuclear power plant; South Korean consortium can begin construction on Wednesday; Licence granted for the first two reactors

July 19, 2012 11:20
Nuclear Power Plant in San Onofre, California

UAE nuclear plant gets environmental OK

The no objection certificate from the environmental regulator is one of several approvals needed for construction to begin on the two reactors at the Barakah nuclear power plant.

July 16, 2012 11:15

U.S. sees “apparent clean-up” at Iran site

A senior U.S. official said on Tuesday that Iran was carrying out apparent clean-up efforts at a military site, Parchin, that the U.N. nuclear watchdog wants to visit as part of a probe into suspected atom bomb research in the Islamic state.

June 6, 2012 11:55
UN nuclear chief says hopes for deal with Iran soon

UN nuclear chief says hopes for deal with Iran soon

The U.N. nuclear watchdog chief said on Monday he still hoped for a framework agreement soon with Iran to resume a long-stalled investigation into suspected nuclear weapons research in the Islamic state.

June 4, 2012 5:48

Iran has enough Uranium for five bombs -Expert

IAEA report shows growing enriched uranium stockpile; Iran denies nuclear weapons agenda; Iran plays down a United Nations report that said Iranian nuclear scientists had enriched uranium to a higher-than-expected level, state media reported on Saturday.

May 27, 2012 11:28