Iran currency hits record low as US policy to change under Trump

Iranian rial drops to record low as foreign businesses uncertain of Trump's intentions towards enforcing sanctions against Iran.Gary Willig, 12/26/2016, 10:04 PM

Obama Slaps Sanctions on Iran's Currency and Auto Industry

Obama signs executive order, authorizing new sanctions targeting Iran's currency and automobile industry.Elad Benari, 6/4/2013, 5:44 AM

Iran's Currency Plummets to All-Time Low

Iran’s rial has plummeted to an all-time low, dropping more than 21 percent drop over two weeks.Elad Benari, 2/3/2013, 6:28 AM

Analysis: Iran Is Running Scared

Statements from Iran on the currency crisis and the drone that Israel downed shows it is running scared, according to analysts. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/9/2012, 1:25 PM

Scuffles in Tehran as Citizens Protest Plunging Currency

Scuffles break out in central Tehran as citizens protest over Iran's plunging currency, which has lost more than half its value.Elad Benari, 10/4/2012, 3:16 AM

Ahmadinejad: We Won't Retreat on Nuclear Issue

Iran will not back down on its nuclear program despite the Western sanctions,says President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.Elad Benari, 10/3/2012, 3:48 AM

Ahmadinejad Denies Reports of Failing Economy

The Iranian President says his country's enemies are waging a 'psychological war' with their efforts to cripple the economyAnnie Lubin, 10/2/2012, 7:02 PM

Iranian Currency Dives, Ahmadinejad in Hot Water

Ahmadinejad faces parliamentary questioning as sanctions help sink the “rial” currency by 20 percent in two days. Iranians running scared. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/2/2012, 3:10 PM

Iran's Currency Sinks to New Low

Iran's rial dives six percent to a new low of around 28,600 to the dollar. Economy minister says sanctions are hurting 'the enemy'.Elad Benari, 9/30/2012, 3:44 AM

Iran's Rial Sinks to Historical Low

Iran's rial sinks about five percent as the economy suffers from international sanctions.Elad Benari, 8/7/2012, 7:45 AM

‘Anti-American' Iranians Love US Dollar

There is a limit to Iran’s anti-American stance as the almighty dollar replaces the local "rial" currency at the Tehran Grand Bazaar.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/4/2012, 5:21 AM

Iranian Currency Crashes 80 Percent in One Month

Iran's currency sinks again after the European Union slapped sanctions on oil imports. The ‘rial” has crashed 80 percent in one month.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/24/2012, 11:46 AM

Iran Panics as Currency Sinks on US Sanctions

New US sanctions dealt Iran a potentially lethal economic blow even before they took effect. Iran tries to stop currency crash. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/4/2012, 3:36 PM