IRAN 

Iran Now Accepts Payment In Gold For Exports

The Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Mahmoud Bahmani said last week that Iran will accept payment from its trading partners in gold or in the national currency of the country it is trading with, instead of foreign exchange. Mr Bahmani noted that separate barter arrangements also exist and Iran could receive goods from countries importing Iranian products, rather than foreign exchange. According to reports Iran has already...