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Iran offers to insure foreign ships to skirt EU ban

Iran said it would insure any foreign ships that enter its waters, in an effort to skirt a European Union ban on insuring ships carrying Iranian crude that has hampered the country's oil exports.

July 18, 2012 11:46
 
Dubai traders fear sanctions on Iran business

Dubai traders fear sanctions on Iran business

Iran-Dubai export trade has thrived in recent years but the latest sanctions are making Dubai businessmen uneasy with more difficult trade financing and tougher customs inspections.

December 3, 2011 12:41
 
Passport to purchase, Part II

Passport to purchase, Part II

Even as the financial crisis takes its toll, it looks like the Gulf states maybe looking to reclaim their place at the center of world trade, Part II.

January 26, 2009 8:49