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Possible new sanctions on Iran not to significantly affect nuclear talks – expert

March 6, 2013

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The possible new sanctions on Iran not going to have an immediate impact, Senior fellow at Nanyang Technological University’s S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, James M. Dorsey said. The expert was commenting on the possibility of new sanctions on Iran from the U.S. side taking place. Meanwhile, Gen. James Mattis, head of U.S. Central […]

Expert: Many in Iran feel safer keeping cash in gold, US dollars

February 22, 2013

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While there is a substantial amount of cash in Iran, many feel it is safer kept in gold and dollars, Senior fellow at Nanyang Technological University’s S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, James M. Dorsey believes. The expert was commenting on the fluctuations of currencies at Iranian markets. Recently Iran has arrested several people charged […]

Gulf neighbors do not welcome Iran’s initiative to establish petrochemical-exporting organization

February 13, 2013

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Persian Gulf countries do not welcome Iran's initiative to establish a joint organization for exporting petrochemicals, Professor of Political Science, expert on Iran and Middle East, Reza Taghizadeh said.

Six reasons why Iran should use compressed natural gas for vehicles

January 17, 2013

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The use of natural gas in vehicles in the world has been increasing, and one country that could benefit big from natural gas-run vehicles is Iran. According to the Natural Gas Vehicle Organization, the number of NGVs (natural gas-fueled cars) in use worldwide by the end of 2011 had grown to 15.2 million. Some forecasts […]

Iran’s true intentions behind proprietorship of four Persian Gulf islands

January 12, 2013

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It’s no secret that Iran sometimes makes certain moves to show the neighboring countries that it’s presence in the region is growing. Yesterday, Iran’s Oil Ministry issued a request to the government, asking for the proprietorship of several islands, located in the Persian Gulf, aiming to launch gas hubs in the region. These islands are […]

3 ways for Iran’s government to increase its revenues

December 25, 2012

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There are three ways, through which Iran's government could increase its revenues.

Major problems for Iran’s next year budget revealed

December 17, 2012

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The deficit for the next year’s budget, and establishment of the budget itself are the biggest concerns right now for the Iranian government, and the parliament as well. Not long ago, Vice President for Strategic Planning, Behrouz Moradi said that the budget deficit has been chronic in Iran, adding that there will be deficits and […]

5 reasons why Iran’s car manufacturing suffers blow after blow

November 27, 2012

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On Nov. 27 the ISNA news agency reported that several car companies in Iran have halted their production, which caused the amount of car brands in Iran to diminish. Iran’s company for quality and standard inspections revealed the October statistics for car manufacturing quality in the country, which were less than satisfactory. The report included […]

4 reasons why Afghanistan and Iraq are main destination points for Iran’s exports

November 26, 2012

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Since 2011, the international sanctions against Iran’s oil and gas sector have intensified. This led to Iran, as the country that heavily relies on oil exports, to review its policies, and pay more attention to its non-oil sector. Iran has mostly been earning revenue via its oil exports. In order to maintain its imports, the […]

“Iran must be ready to listen to foreign experts who can help it lower inflation down” – expert

November 26, 2012

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Iran has to be ready to listen to foreign experts that can offer valuable advice on how the country could stabilize its currency rate and lower inflation, but it should be ready to heed the councel, U.S. Northeastern University Professor Kamran Dadkhah believes. Dadkhah was commenting on the possible options for Iran to deal with […]

“Iran has enough gas for domestic demand, yet may face problems with export”

November 24, 2012

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Having world’s second largest gas reserves in the world, Iran has the potential to satisfy the domestic demand and at the same time export considerable amount of gas to other countries, U.S. Northeastern University Professor Kamran Dadkhah believes. Dadkhah was commenting on how Iran would be dealing with its domestic gas consumption and exports, with […]

“Iran’s possible inflation rate drop doesn’t change the picture”

November 23, 2012

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It is possible that Iran’s current inflation rate will fall, yet it doesn’t really change the overall picture, Senior fellow at Nanyang Technological University’s S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, James M. Dorsey believes. Commenting on the possibility of Iran reducing its inflation rate next year, the expert said that it still is a clear […]