Bank Melli Iran building in Dubai
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Dubai eyes Iran trade prospects despite market jitters

Share prices in oil-rich Gulf states dropped sharply after the lifting of economic sanctions on Iran amid fears that extra supply will deepen the plunge in the price of oil.

Despite these jitters, many in Iran's main regional trading partner, the United Arab Emirates, are looking forward to new business opportunities.

Orla Guerin reports from Dubai.

  • 17 Jan 2016
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