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Business Opportunities in the Iranian Market

By Salman Faghigh Mirzaei Western businesspeople and international traders are watching the likely removal of U.S. sanctions against Iran if a final nuclear deal is reached by the end of this June. Businesspeople have shown an interest in industries such … Continue reading

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Russia to Appeal to the WTO against US, EU Sanctions

In response to the U.S. and EU sanctions that have been put in place since March, Russia is now considering appealing to the World Trade Organization (WTO). On what grounds?

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US-EU Sanctions against Russia: The next step

Garry R. Moore In addition to the $70 billion capital flight by Russian oligarchs, the most recent EU and US sanctions will help reduce available capital to Russian industry. The G7 nations—Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and … Continue reading

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G7 sanctions on Russia are too light

 Garry R. Moore There has been a lot of political rhetoric from G7 leaders while at the same time, industries in these countries continue to do business with Russia.

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G7 sanctions against Russia to date are light

The Group of 7 (G7) economies “agree to intensify sanctions against Russia,” according to an April 2014 report. However, a month later, those intense sanctions seemed to have been scaled back in practice, argues guest blogger Garry R. Moore. Although … Continue reading

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