Iran sanctions

Oil rises ahead of US Iran sanctions, but outlook for 2019 less certain

U.S. sanctions will start targeting Iran's crude exports from November 4, and Washington is putting pressure on governments and companies globally to fall in line.

published on : 5th October 2018

US President Donald Trump reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran after exiting 'horrible' nuclear deal

Iranians are already seeing the effects of the sanctions, with Iran's rial currency losing around half its value since Trump announced the US would withdraw from the 2015 nuclear accord.

published on : 7th August 2018

United States says no exemption to India on oil imports from Iran

President Donald Trump withdrew the US from the Iran nuclear deal in May to pursue a maximum pressure campaign against Tehran's atomic programme.

published on : 27th June 2018

No boots, no problem as coach Carlos Queiroz plays up Iran unity ahead of Morocco clash 

Nike announced they have been forbidden from providing football boots to Iran's squad during the tournament, on account of sanctions imposed against the country by the United States.

published on : 14th June 2018