• German Ambassador On Iran Deal

    One year ago - By NPR

    NPR's David Greene interviews Germany's ambassador to the U.S., Peter Wittig, about trade, leadership and diplomacy after the U.S. pullout from the Iran nuclear deal.
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  • Trump's Iran Sanctions Have Already Convinced One Oil Company to Leave the Country

    One year ago - By Fortune

    Total SA said it will not risk investing in Iran following the return of U.S. sanctions, unless it can secure a waiver.
    Continuing to do business in Iran would be too great a risk as the company has large operations in the U.S. and depends on the country's banks for financing its operations, Total tot said in a statement Wednesday. So the French energy giant won't commit any more funds to Iran's South Pars 11 project, in which it took a controlling stake last year.
    The comments from Total - the first Western oil company to sign binding agreements to develop Iran's oil and gas fields...
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  • Europe will defend its companies in Iran despite threat of US sanctions - Macron

    Europe will defend its companies in Iran despite threat of US sanctions - Macron

    One year ago - By RT

    Leaders of European states will maintain the nuclear deal with Iran and protect their corporations against potential US sanctions for doing business in the Islamic Republic, according to French President Emmanuel Macron.
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  • Maersk says U.S. sanctions make doing business in Iran impossible

    One year ago - By Reuters

    COPENHAGEN - The world's largest container shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk said Thursday it would shut down its business in Iran to abide with reimposed sanctions after Washington pulled the United States from a nuclear accord.
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