Iran

Pages

Italian bond sale, Iranian threat impacting markets

Dec 28, 2011
Iran has repeated its threat to block the Straight of Hormuz where about a-fifth of the world's oil passes through. In Italy today, investors seemed happy to buy up the country's debt.
Posted In: italy, bonds, Iran

Blocking Strait of Hormuz would affect gas prices immediately

Dec 28, 2011
Iran has threatened to block the strait if President Obama signs a bill to impose sanctions to keep it from making nuclear weapons. The impact on oil prices worldwide would be major and immediate.
Posted In: gas, Strait of Hormuz, Iran

Why Iran is pushing back on sanctions

Dec 28, 2011
As the European Union prepares to increase sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program, the Islamic Republic has retaliated with a threat to close the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic waterway for oil exports.
Posted In: Iran, Oil

Drone downed by GPS?

Dec 16, 2011
Go ahead plane, land riiiiight here.
Posted In: drones, gps, Iran

Iran blocks virtual embassy

Dec 8, 2011
That didn't take long.
Posted In: state department, Iran

That Duqu that you do

Nov 14, 2011
Duqu, the recently discovered virus with links to Stuxnet, has now shown up in Iran...
Posted In: Duqu, security, Iran, computer virus

Iran says it's been hit with another computer virus

Apr 25, 2011
After Stuxnet took its nuclear facilities last year, Iran says it's dealing with another computer virus. This one they're calling Stars. Officials...
Posted In: Iran, malware, stuxnet

State Department to invest $30 million in internet freedom

Jan 11, 2011
On our show this morning we talked about the Justice Department trying to take down Wikileaks. But at the same time, the State Department is making...
Posted In: government, Iran, privacy, Web Culture, wikileaks, world

New research on Stuxnet shows it was likely meant to disrupt nuclear facility

Nov 16, 2010
In an updated version of its analysis of the Stuxnet worm that caused major problems for Iran's nuclear plant earlier this year, Symantec finds...
Posted In: Iran, malware, Science, stuxnet, world, worm

MID-DAY UPDATE: Iran leads OPEC

Oct 15, 2010
It's the first time in more than three-and-a-half decades that Iran will lead the oil cartel. What does it mean for the rest of the world, and for...
Posted In: Clinton, david brancaccio, economy 4.0, entrepreneurs, Iran, mid-day update, OPEC, start-ups

Pages