Iran is planning to issue up to $4.5 billion in rial and foreign currency-denominated bonds

By March 2018

Party to repay debt, partly to fund new oil and gas projects

(Oil ministry's news website SHANA report on Saturday)




  • Iran launched naval drills in the Strait of Hormuz, the Gulf of Oman, the Bab el-Mandab and northern parts of the Indian Ocean on Sunday
  • Part of annual exercises

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