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  1. News - World

    Iran facing economic crisis because of sanctions, says Israel

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by GDN

    ... Iran's economy "is not collapsing, but it is on the verge of collapse". The loss of oil revenue would be up to US$50 billion by the end of the year, he told Israel Radio. "The ... were having a profound effect on Iran's economy and could be destabilising the government. But the measures had yet to persuade the regime to abandon its nuclear programme and, therefore, ...

  2. Talking points

    Posted Apr 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for government and especially on efforts to heal the divisions that emerged during the bruising chief executive campaign. The camp is being held at Kylin Villa, Shenzhen. Iran returns to talks on nuclear plans after 15 months A delegation led by Assistant Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu attends talks on Iran's nuclear programme between Tehran and the five permanent members of the UN Security ...

  3. News - World - IRAN

    Iranian president criticises top judiciary official amid economic crisis

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in Tehran

    ... The New York Times in Tehran President's attack signals worsening relations between Iran's top leaders amid economic crisis Ahmadinejad lashes outat powerful judiciary chief ... as the country's economic conditions and isolation over a disputed nuclear programme worsen. Ahmadinejad was responding to the head of Iran's powerful judiciary, Ayatollah Sadegh Larijani, who ...

  4. News - World - ANALYSIS: IRAN

    Tehran protests over collapsing rial pose no threat to regime, say analysts

    Posted Oct 08th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Rial protests 'no threat to regime' The protests that have rocked Tehran over Iran's plunging currency expose an undercurrent of tension ... the dollar and shed around 40 per cent of its value, as Western sanctions exacerbate Iran's underlying economic problems. Money changers said virtually no transactions were taking place ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama vows to keep Iran from nuclear weapon

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 08:08pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington President Barack Obama will tell the United Nations on Tuesday that the United States will “do what we must” to prevent Iran from getting a nuclear ... before the November 6 US election. “Make no mistake: a nuclear-armed Iran is not a challenge that can be contained. It would threaten the elimination of Israel, the security of Gulf nations, ...

  6. Who said it?

    Posted Jan 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Obtaining degree X from prestigious institution Y in only Z years, or on scoring A on test B at age C [would not help long-term development] Terence Tao, winner of the Crafoord Prize in mathematics We hope that Iran will engage with us on the possible military dimensions of Iran's nuclear programme Herman Nackaerts, leader of the I.A.E.A.'s delegation to Iran, on his ...

  7. China and US in close contact over Syria, Iran

    Posted Mar 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi says China and the United States have maintained close contact over Syria and Iran, despite their disagreements on how ... in the region.' On Iran's nuclear programme, Yang reiterated Beijing's opposition to Iran acquiring nuclear weapons. 'We are opposed to the development and possession of nuclear weapons ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMIES

    China to surpass US as top economy by 2030, report says

    Posted Dec 11th 2012, 08:09am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington The United States will likely be the “first among equals” in 2030 in an increasingly chaotic world where China is the top economy and demand soars ... the United States as the largest economy in the 2020s, in line with independent forecasts. But the study said that the United States, while weaker, will probably remain the top player in two decades ...

  9. StanChart charges expose absurdity of Iran sanctions

    Posted Aug 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... transactions related to Iran were fully compliant with US rules. It claimed that between 2001 and 2007 payments worth only US$14 million were suspect; a negligible amount for a bank that clears US ... on Iranian financial institutions because it wants to deny Tehran access to US dollars to fund its nuclear programme. However, last year Iran exported 1.1 billion barrels of crude oil and petroleum ...

  10. Beijing signals its confidence to pursue Chinese interests

    Posted Aug 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Hooman Peimani China dramatically increased its oil imports from Iran in June as the US and its allies were working hard to reduce such exports. China's move indicates not only ... oil imports from Iran in June by 17per cent to 2.6 million tonnes from May, according to the General Administration of Customs. This works out to about 635,000 barrels per day, compared ...




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