EghtesadOnline: The three European parties to the 2015 nuclear deal on Tuesday referred Iran’s compliance issue to the agreement’s Joint Commission under the dispute resolution mechanism set out in paragraph 36 of the accord, formally called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s deputy foreign minister said the announcement of the fifth and final step away from the 2015 nuclear deal does not signify Iran's exit from the accord, formally called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
EghtesadOnline: The Joint Commission of the 2015 nuclear deal convened at the level of political directors on Friday in Vienna, Austria, against a backdrop of mounting disputes over compliance with the agreement.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's steps to reduce its compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal are taken based on the provisions of the accord and under the supervision of the International Atomic Energy Agency, and do not signify the country's intention to pull out of the agreement, a lawmaker said.
EghtesadOnline: Why does tax-to-GDP ratio in France or Denmark stand at 46% while it’s below 10% in Iran? How come the Swedes give half their incomes to the government but in Iran many leave no stone unturned to evade taxes? Have the westerners managed to build the culture of tax morale and tax compliance of their citizens but we’ve failed in doing so?
EghtesadOnline: Europe is unlikely to trigger sanctions snapback because there is still room for diplomacy with Iran, says a political analyst, who believes that European warnings are meant to dissuade Tehran from further reducing its compliance with the nuclear deal.
EghtesadOnline: European Union foreign ministers on Monday debated ways of keeping the Iran nuclear deal alive after Tehran increased its enrichment work last week as part of a plan to reduce compliance with the accord.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's nuclear deal can be saved only if all parties fulfill their commitments, a senior official said on Saturday, while criticizing US unilateral sanctions against Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: Iran will most likely implement the fourth phase of its plan to reduce compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal, if European efforts to save the accord remain fruitless, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said.
EghtesadOnline: Implementing standards set by the global anti-money laundering watchdog can help improve Iran’s economic conditions and financial transparency, says an expert, who believes that introducing the required reforms is not a top priority for decision-making authorities.