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Iran's rial hits record low

Iran's rial hits record low

Over 102,000 rials match up against a single US dollar as Islamic Republic's economic crisis deepens.Gary Willig, 30/07/2018 09:34
Iran currency hits record low as US policy to change under Trump

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, 26/12/2016 22:04
Obama Slaps Sanctions on Iran's Currency

Obama Slaps Sanctions on Iran's Currency

Obama signs executive order, authorizing new sanctions targeting Iran's currency and automobile industry.Elad Benari, 04/06/2013 05:44
Iran's Currency Plummets to All-Time Low

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, 03/02/2013 06:28
Analysis: Iran Is Running Scared

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, 09/10/2012 13:25
Scuffles in Tehran as Citizens Protest

Scuffles in Tehran as Citizens Protest

Scuffles break out in central Tehran as citizens protest over Iran's plunging currency, which has lost more than half its value.Elad Benari, 04/10/2012 03:16
Ahmadinejad: We Won't Retreat on Nuclear Issue

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, 03/10/2012 03:48
Ahmadinejad Denies Reports of Failing Economy

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, 02/10/2012 19:02
Iranian Currency Dives, Ahmadinejad in Hot Water

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, 02/10/2012 15:10
Iran's Currency Sinks to New Low

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, 30/09/2012 03:44
Iran's Rial Sinks to Historical Low

Iran's Rial Sinks to Historical Low

Iran's rial sinks about five percent as the economy suffers from international sanctions.Elad Benari, 07/08/2012 07:45
‘Anti-American' Iranians Love US Dollar

‘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, 04/03/2012 05:21
Iranian Currency Crashes 80 Percent in One Month

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, 24/01/2012 11:46
Iran Panics as Currency Sinks on US Sanctions

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, 04/01/2012 15:36