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: In a recent meeting with lawmakers, chief executives of banks expressed their opposition towards implementation of banking sector reforms.
EghtesadOnline: Insurance companies’ lack of accountability in making pharmaceutical payments is one of the main problems afflicting pharmacies, a board member of Iran Pharmacist Association said.
EghtesadOnline: European powers are likely to put off for weeks a decision on triggering a dispute procedure in the nuclear deal with Iran, which could reimpose international sanctions, diplomats said.
EghtesadOnline: Europe has no excuse for delaying the operationalization of its special payment channel, as Iran has now established the corresponding entity, Iran's top diplomat said.
EghtesadOnline: The Special Purpose Vehicle, a dedicated non-dollar payment channel created by Europe to keep trade flowing with Iran in defiance of US sanctions, is likely to be launched soon.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s monthly lucrum cessans (an actual loss) because of delaying the implementation of new oil and gas contracts, called Iran Petroleum contract, reached $4 billion, Mehdi Hosseini, head of Iranian Ministry of Petroleum’s Oil Contracts Revision Committee said.