EghtesadOnline: On the anniversary marking the US economic sanctions on November 4, 2018, governor of the Central Bank of Iran said the hostile restrictions and “maximum pressure” of the United States government failed to produce what the Trump White House desired, expected and worked for tirelessly.
EghtesadOnline: Those who advocate talks with Washington are ignoring the fact that hardliners are currently pulling the strings at the White House and that a vacillating and contradictory government cannot be trusted, a political observer says.
EghtesadOnline: After US President Donald Trump publicly appealed to Iran to call him amid heightened tensions with Tehran, the White House contacted the Swiss on Thursday to share a phone number the Iranians could call Trump on, according to a diplomatic source familiar with the move.
EghtesadOnline: The White House will strictly enforce the upcoming secondary sanctions on companies that do business with Iran, US President Donald Trump reaffirmed on Sunday.
EghtesadOnline: Janet Yellen’s only advocate in the White House may be the one person who matters most: President Donald Trump.
EghtesadOnline: Hillary Clinton says she made a mistake when she gave speeches on Wall Street after leaving government. Taking money from banks, she writes in her new memoir, created the impression she was in their pocket.
EghtesadOnline: Stephen Bannon’s ouster rids the White House of someone who fed off chaos, obsessed over his own image, and sowed conflict among top aides to the president.
EghtesadOnline: Brent rose to the highest since late May on signs supplies are tightening and a broader market rally sparked by Steve Bannon’s departure from the White House.
EghtesadOnline: Ousted White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon returned to the conservative Breitbart News website on Friday and said he’ll be “going to war” for President Donald Trump, vowing to intensify the fight he has waged against opponents of his brand of populist conservatism.
EghtesadOnline: White House tax negotiators and congressional leaders are still planning to release a document in September outlining agreed-upon principles that will serve as a framework for a tax bill, according to a White House official.