Middle East Economic Survey


No 22



US Congress Delays Latest Iran Sanctions Bill

Senator Chris Dodd and Representative Howard Berman, the chairmen of the two banking committees of the US Congress, who have introduced legislation targeting Irans fuel oil imports, have decided to extend talks between the two Chambers of Congress to streamline the two versions of the Iran Sanctions Bill already approved by the House of Representatives and the Senate. Mr Dodd and Mr Berman...