Tag Archives | Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)

Iranians believe Trump will Violate Nuclear Deal

By Barbara Slavin, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. If Donald Trump preserves the Iran nuclear deal, that will surprise many Iranians. That’s one finding of a new poll by the Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM) & IranPoll.com, which have […]

Implementing the Iran Nuclear Deal: A Status Report

From International Crisis Group. Re-published with permission by Iran Business News. Implementing the Iran Nuclear Deal: A Status Report  One year since its “implementation day”, 16 January 2016, the July 2015 nuclear agreement between Iran and the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany (the P5+1) – the Joint Comprehensive Plan of […]

NITC Enhancing Business Ties with Int’l Customers

The Managing Director of the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC), Sirous Kian Ersi, says dozens of foreign customers have signaled keenness to tap NITC’s shipping capacity for carrying crude oil and petroleum products since the sanctions’ removal. He said restrictions regarding classing and insuring NITC fleet by leading international insurers have been eased thanks to […]

Video: Iran Nuclear Deal at Trump’s Mercy

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The future of the nuclear deal between Iran and six powers, including the United States, which came into effect a year ago, now depends on the policies of America’s president-elect Donald Trump, who has […]

Iran Air takes delivery of first new Airbus

Iran Air has taken delivery of its first new aircraft, an Airbus A321, in a handover ceremony in Toulouse with Mr. Farhad Parvaresh, Iran Air Chairman and CEO, and Mr. Fabrice Bregier, President, Airbus Commercial Aircraft and Chief Operating Officer Airbus, in the presence of Gael Meheust, SVP Sales and Marketing CFM, Tom Enders, Airbus […]

Iran in Talks with Japan to Optimize Oil Refining

Iran is finalizing negotiations with two major Japanese companies to improve the efficiency of Tehran’s aging refineries, an official announced. In an interview with Tasnim, Abbas Kazemi, managing director of the National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC), said Iran has been in talks with Japanese and South Korean companies to optimize oil refining […]

Iranian Oil Tankers Leased to Foreign Firms

Iran has leased out dozens of its extra oil tankers to foreign companies since enforcement last year of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and termination of anti-Iran sanctions, an official said. In an interview with Tasnim, managing director of the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) said 30 oil tankers belonging to the company […]

Kerry Praises Nuclear Agreement with Iran in Departure Memo

The US Secretary of State said the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran cut off all pathways for the country to develop a nuclear weapon. In his departure memo on Thursday, John Kerry said: “In 2009, Iran was marching forward on the path toward being able to acquire enough fissile material for a nuclear weapon, and […]

Leading Scientists Urge Trump to Honour Iran Nuclear Deal

By John Lee. Thirty-seven leading scientists, including Nobel laureates, have urged US President-elect Donald Trump not to dismantle the Iran nuclear deal, calling it a strong bulwark against any Iranian bid to make nuclear arms. In an open letter sent to Trump on Monday, they said the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) has resulted in […]

Italian, Swedish Companies to Resume Activity in Iran

Senior directors of Italian and Swedish companies involved in manufacture of oil and gas pipelines consider Iranian market positive for resumption of activity. Alessandro D’angelo, Middle East & North Africa Regional Sales Manager of Italian Tenaris Company told Shana on the sidelines of the seminar of the manufacturers of oil and gas industry pipelines in […]