Iran

Emerging Markets Podcast: Dr Siamak Goudarzi, Open Iran Group

Siamak Goudarzi is an Iranian lawyer and founder of Open Iran Group. He formerly served in the Iranian judiciary before traveling to the UK to complete his PhD in Criminal Law. In this interview he talks about the negative consequences of economic sanctions, Iran's regional trade partners, Chinese involvement in Iran, and the opportunities for foreign investment.

Emerging Markets Podcast: Paul Wilson, British-Iranian Chamber of Commerce

Today I am speaking with Paul Wilson, the director general of the British-Iranian Chamber of Commerce. The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or the Iran Nuclear Agreement, saw the lifting of British sanctions on Iran, however, with the US withdrawal in May 2018, the environment is complicated. Paul talks about INSTEX, British-Iranian trade relations, commercial risks, and post-Brexit agreements.

Here is the partial transcript should you wish to read instead.