Jan 23, 2012 The EU has agreed on a plan to phase out Iranian oil deals, as part of the broader sanctions against the country and its nuclear program.
Heidi N. Moore
Jan 23, 2012 As part of the effort to prevent Tehran from developing its nuclear weapons program, the EU unites on imposing sanctions against Iran.
Jan 23, 2012 The hope is further isolation by freezing assets and penalizing the banks that do business with Iran.
Jan 10, 2012 The U.S. treasury secretary wants China to impose sanctions, but may find the Chinese -- big buyers of Iranian oil -- in no hurry to make up their minds.
Jan 9, 2012 Key on the agenda: Getting Japan and China to support Iran oil sanctions.
Jan 9, 2012 Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is on his way to Asia today with a goal of getting Japan and China on board with new economic sanctions against Iran, as tensions between that country and the U.S. continue to grow. The Consumer Electronics Show is underway in Las Vegas and there will be plenty of hype and hooey regarding a zillion new tech products being displayed.
Jan 9, 2012 While Iran faces off against the international community, it faces a crisis of economic confidence at home.
Jan 5, 2012 European officials meeting in Brussels today have reportedly agreed to an Iranian oil embargo. It's the latest move by the west to punish Iran for its nuclear ambitions.