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Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (centre)

Iran nuclear talks likely to overrun 7 July deadline Subscription

7 July 2015 | By

Major sticking points remain despite extended talks in Vienna

Rail industry

French firm awarded Iran rail contract Subscription

5 July 2015 | By

Station building deal signed as Tehran plans to spend $25bn on rail network by 2022

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Foreign ministers return to Vienna for Iran nuclear talks Subscription

5 July 2015 | By

Chief Iranian negotiator says agreement has “never been closer” as deadline looms


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MEED Video Board Report, June 2015 Subscription

18 June 2015 | By

The outlook for oil prices, a slowdown in GCC projects and rising security concerns

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Riyadh walking a fine line Subscription

16 June 2015 | By

At best the region could be heading for a sectarian cold war, at worst all-out conflict

Kevin Baxter

Where next for Opec? Subscription

9 June 2015 | By

A new era of diversity in supply is sending shockwaves through the organisation


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Nuclear reactor in power plant

Iran nuclear stockpile reduced to below target Subscription

2 July 2015 | By

UN report claims Tehran met its obligations to reduce uranium stocks

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Iranian leader outlines next five-year plan Subscription

2 July 2015 | By

Strategy focuses on defence, ‘resistance economy’ and technological development

Shanghai in China

Middle East nations join Asian International Investment Bank Subscription

30 June 2015 | By

Fifty countries sign on with new China-led development bank

National carrier Iran Air’s Boeing fleet has an average age of more than 35 years

Aircraft manufacturers prepare for Iranian orders Subscription

30 June 2015 | By

European and US suppliers look to capture market share in Iran’s sanctions-ridden aviation sector

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Zarif (extreme right) at the talks in Vienna

Iran nuclear talks set to overrun deadline Subscription

30 June 2015 | By

Iran’s foreign minister returns to Vienna for crunch negotiations

Oil production

Resurgence in Iranian crude production anticipated Subscription

28 June 2015 | By

Analysts predict gradual rate of growth and no major effect on global prices

Oil, banking and automotive could be biggest winners from Iran deal

Oil, banking and automotive could be biggest winners from Iran deal Subscription

28 June 2015 | By

Turquoise Partners predicts $100bn in frozen funds will be used to finance oil, gas and other infrastructure

Iran supreme leader issues ultimatum on nuclear talks

Iran supreme leader issues ultimatum on nuclear talks Subscription

24 June 2015 | By

Khamenei says there will be no long-term freeze of nuclear activities, casting doubt on 30 June deal

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Officials say Iran nuclear talks could overrun Subscription

23 June 2015 | By

Negotiators concede talks could run beyond 30 June deadline

US Secretary of State John Kerry

Iran could gain concession in nuclear talks Subscription

17 June 2015 | By

US secretary of state says agreement will not fixate on any past activities that have been stopped

Trade

Iran to start oil-for-goods trade with Russia Subscription

8 June 2015 | By

Tehran oil minister quoted saying long-awaited deal will go ahead

Iran oil production

Oil majors declare Iran interest Subscription

7 June 2015 | By

BP, Shell and Total openly eyeing deals in event of Iranian sanctions being lifted

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Analysis

Corruptioin perception and press freedom in Mena

Tackling the problem of corruption Subscription

1 July 2015 | By Dominc Dudley

The region’s policies to weed out malpractice and fraud are rarely seen as effective

Negotiators of Iran and the P5+1 group of world powers at a recent meeting in Vienna

Iran looks to nuclear deal for economic resurgence Subscription

24 June 2015 | By

Lifting of sanctions will enable Tehran to increase exports, help control inflation and boost economic growth

The US will have its work cut out to convince its allies in Riyadh that Iran has not been given an easy ride

Riyadh concerned by Iran nuclear deal Subscription

17 June 2015 | By

As the 30 June deadline draws closer, the Saudi leadership is growing increasingly worried about the potential reemergence of Iran on to the global stage

Saudi Arabia army

MEED board report, June 2015 Subscription

15 June 2015 | By

Key events and trends in the region over the past month and their impact on the outlook for the Middle East and North Africa

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Value of projects planned or under way 3 July 2015

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