Iran’s national currency, the rial, fell to its lowest levels against the US dollar this week. The plunge comes amid severe US sanctions against Tehran.
Ankara is looking to harness its carefully-crafted relationship with Tripoli to shore up its own economy. Turkish firms' decades-long experience in war-torn Libya could boost their chances as the nation rebuilds itself.
Amid Syria's currency crisis, a new round of US sanctions against the Assad regime is due to come into force shortly. As life is getting worse for people in rebel-controlled Idlib, many still support the sanctions. Why?
Investments in US offshore wind projects over the next decades are set to catch up with US offshore oil and gasoline investments. In only four years the sector has grown from scratch to a big deal.
Two of five Iranian fuel tankers have arrived in Venezuela, a show of defiance by two states sanctioned by the US. An acute shortage of petrol is forcing Venezuelans to line up for days at gas stations or walk to work.
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