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Japanese Banks to Stop Iranian Transactions

Japanese Banks MUFG, Mizuho to Stop Iranian Transactions Japanese banks are moving to stop handling all Iran-related transactions to meet a November deadline set by the United States, after President Donald Trump in May pulled out of a nuclear program agreement with Tehran. Japan’s biggest bank, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (MUFG), will halt all […]

Japanese Firms Looking at Iranian Opportunities

By John Lee. Nikkei Asian Review reports that Japanese companies are eager to return to Iran, but adds that the risk of doing business in the volatile region is also not lost on anxious corporate chiefs. Tokyo lifted sanctions on Iran on Friday, and Japanese automakers, including Toyota, Nissan and Mazda aim to quickly restart exports, […]