EghtesadOnline: Britain’s tumultuous divorce from the European Union was again in disarray on Friday as the opposition Labour Party declared last-ditch cross-party talks were dead in the twilight of Prime Minister Theresa May’s premiership.
EghtesadOnline: The European Union should not underestimate Iran's determination to gradually reduce its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal a year after the United States' pullout and other parties' failure to compensate for Tehran’s losses, a senior diplomat said.
EghtesadOnline: The European Union and Japan on Thursday reiterated their support for the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the formal name of Iran’s nuclear deal, despite mounting pressure from the US on the Islamic Republic.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s trade with the European Union through the special purpose vehicle, which is aimed at bypassing American sanctions, should not be restricted to the three founders of the mechanism and must be expanded to all EU states, a lawmaker said.
EghtesadOnline: Governor of the Central Bank of Iran said the corresponding entity to the Special Purpose Vehicle known as INSTEX created by the European Union to enable non-dollar trade with Iran will be registered soon in Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: A total of €18.39 billion worth of commodities were traded between Iran and the European Union member states in 2018, registering a 12.2% decline compared with the value of commercial exchanges in the previous year, the latest Eurostat data published on its website show.
EghtesadOnline: Iran traded 6.73 million tons of non-oil commodities worth $8.57 billion with member states of the European Union during the first 10 months of the current fiscal year (March 21, 2018-Jan. 20) to register a 15.52% and 18.76% decline in tonnage and value respectively compared with last year’s corresponding period.
EghtesadOnline: The European Union and the bloc’s powers on Friday rejected an appeal by the US for Europeans to withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal and join its “maximum pressure” drive against Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: The Foreign Ministry on Tuesday welcomed the positive steps taken by the European Union toward constructive engagement with Iran but dismissed criticism of its missile activities, regional policies and human rights record.
EghtesadOnline: The European Union's newly-created special purpose vehicle aimed at facilitating legitimate trade with Iran needs time to prove effective in rescuing Iran's troubled economy under harsh American sanctions, Iranian parliamentarians said.