Failure to reach a deal on Iran's nuclear program is a bad outcome, says Daniel Serwer, professor at the Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.» Read More
Torbjorn Soltvedt, deputy head of Middle East and North Africa at Verisk Maplecroft, discusses the Iranian nuclear talks.
Crucial nuclear talks with Iran in Vienna are likely to extend beyond the self-imposed deadline of Tuesday, the FT reports.
Ramin Rabii, CEO of Turquoise Partners, discusses Iran's investment outlook as nuclear talks drag on.
*Investors eyeing Iran nuclear negotiations. TOKYO, June 29- Oil prices fell on Monday, with U.S. crude dipping below $59 per barrel to an almost three-week low, after Greece imposed capital controls as lenders refused to extend the country's bailout. Brent crude was down 79 cents at $62.47 a barrel by 0505 GMT, after rising 6 cents to $63.26 a barrel on Friday.
If the nuclear talks produce a historic breakthrough, Iran might bring an additional 400,000 barrels of oil per day from October, says Scott Darling, regional head of oil and gas research at JP Morgan.
Iran's nuclear talks may be the catalyst to break oil prices out of a tight trading range, created by record oil production meeting a wave of surprisingly strong demand.
U.S. and Iranian officials said talks on a final accord would likely run past a June 30 deadline.
VIENNA, June 28- Iran is backtracking from an interim nuclear agreement with world powers three months ago, Western officials suggested on Sunday, as U.S. and Iranian officials said talks on a final accord would likely run past a June 30 deadline. Securing an historic agreement would end a more than 12- year nuclear standoff between Iran and the West and open the...
*Zarif to return to Vienna on Monday. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was to leave Vienna and return to Tehran for consultations with the country's leadership on the state of negotiations, Iran said. "Zarif will return to Tehran tonight and will come back to Vienna tomorrow," Iran's Tasnim news agency said, citing an unnamed Iranian official.
PARIS, June 28- European Union foreign policy chief Frederica Mogherini said on Sunday it was not impossible to get a deal between world powers and Iran over its nuclear programme but said tough days lay ahead as a self-imposed June 30 deadline nears. The main differences are on the pace and timing of sanctions relief for Iran in return for its steps to restrain...
VIENNA, June 26- An accord to curb Iran's nuclear program remains elusive due to disagreements on fundamental issues, France's foreign minister said on Saturday in Vienna, just days before the June 30 deadline for a deal. "What we want is a robust deal that recognizes Iran's right to civil nuclear power, but guarantees that Iran gives up definitively the nuclear...
Significant differences remain, notably over the pace and timing of sanctions relief for Iran and the nature of monitoring mechanisms to ensure Tehran does not cheat on any agreement. In addition to Iran and the United States, the talks include Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia. The West fears that Iran has been trying to build a nuclear weapon but Iran...
VIENNA, June 26- The U.S. and Iranian foreign ministers will meet on Saturday, a senior U.S. official said, as major differences persist over an agreement under which Iran would curb its nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief. In addition to Iran and the United States, the talks include Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia. Iran wants sanctions lifted...
Gunmen opened fire on a beach popular with tourists in Tunisia on Friday, killing at least 37 people, NBC News reports.
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VIENNA, June 26- As a June 30 deadline for a final nuclear deal approaches, major differences remain between Iran and world powers on several key issues including sanctions relief and U.N. access to Iranian sites, a senior Western diplomat said on Friday. "The most difficult subjects need to be resolved in the coming days," the diplomat told reporters on condition of...
Russian President Putin called President Obama to discuss tensions in eastern Ukraine and the fight against the Islamic State in the Middle East.
*WTI and Brent should find support at $59 and $62.38- Phillip Futures. *Market monitoring Iran nuclear talks ahead of June 30 deadline. "Traders and investors are very much on tenterhooks on the outcome," said Ben Le Brun, a market analyst at OptionsXpress in Sydney, following another failed round of talks to finalize a cash-for-reform pact for Greece.
*WTI and Brent should find support at $59 and $62.38- Phillip Futures. *Market monitoring Iran nuclear talks ahead of June 30 deadline. "Traders and investors are very much on tenterhooks on the outcome," said Ben Le Brun, a market analyst at OptionsXpress in Sydney, following another failed round of talks to finalise a cash-for-reform pact for Greece.
*WTI and Brent should find support at $59 and $62.38- Phillip Futures. *Market monitoring Iran nuclear talks ahead of June 30 deadline. Euro zone finance ministers are due to meet on Saturday in a last-ditch attempt to clinch a deal with Greece to avoid a debt default by Athens and possibly a Greek exit from the euro.