IRAN

 

Iran: French Avant-Garde Leads IOC Rush To Return

 

This week saw a delegation of more than 100 representatives from France’s biggest companies visit Tehran, in the latest and most significant signal yet, that an opening of the Islamic Republic to the West could soon be on the cards. This comes as Iran confirmed the receipt of the first tranche of the $4.2bn it is to receive as part of the interim nuclear deal struck last November.

The French delegation –...