President in a meeting with new Iranian ambassadors to five countries:

Iranian ambassadors representatives of Iranian nation, history, culture/Deepening commercial, economic ties essential/Private sector should pioneer economic ties

President Rouhani described Iranian ambassadors as representatives of the Iranian nation, history, and high culture, stressing the need to deepen commercial and economic ties with other countries.

President in a meeting with new Ambassador of the Netherlands to Tehran:

We are willing to promote ties with the Netherlands/I hope ICJ’s interim ruling prevents US’ illegal acts

President described Iran-Netherlands relations long-standing and close, saying, “We are willing to deepen relations with the Netherlands in all fields, especially economy and banking”.

President in a meeting with new Ambassador of Qatar to Tehran:

Tehran, Doha determined to further deepen ties/Some countries’ interference in other countries’ internal affairs unacceptable

Stating that Iran and Qatar are fully determined to develop relations, President said, “The Islamic Republic of Iran has always considered Qatar a friendly, brotherly country and we believe that closer ties between the two countries is beneficial for both nations and the region”.

 President in a meeting with new Ambassador of Senegal to Tehran:

Promoting ties with African states among Iran’s policies/Iranian companies ready to have more active presence in Senegal

President described development of relations with African countries, including Senegal, as one of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s policies and stressed that Iranian companies were ready to have more active presence in Senegal for carrying out developmental projects.

President in a meeting with new Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina to Tehran:

Tehran ready to deepen political, commercial, economic, cultural ties with Sarajevo

Speaking on Tuesday in a meeting with the new Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina to Tehran, President Hassan Rouhani said, “Development of relations and ties with Bosnia and Herzegovina in different fields is very important for Iran”.

President in a meeting with new S. African Ambassador to Tehran:

Iran, South Africa’s economic potentials can supplement each other

Stressing that the Islamic Republic of Iran considers South Africa as its close friend, President said, “With regard to the closeness of the two nations, we are willing to establish closer ties with the popular and democratic government of South Africa”.

President at a meeting with a number of economists and economics professors around country:

With precise planning, US cannot continue its anti-Iranian policies in the long run/We are really hopeful of future/We need to boost hope within society/Gov’t has many plans to deal with psychological and economic wars of enemies and solve problems/ We will not have any problems in supplying people’s basic needs

President emphasised the need to strengthen hope within the society to defeat the enemies in the psychological and economic war, saying, “In spite of its difficulties, these times shall pass, and with the precise planning that has been done, the United States will not be able to continue its anti-Iranian policies in the long run.”

President appoints Dr Ali Vahdat as "Member and Chairman of the Executive Board of Innovation and Prosperity Fund"

President and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Innovation and Prosperity Fund appointed Dr Ali Vahdat as the "Member and Chairman of the Executive Board of Innovation and Prosperity Fund".

President condoles Hojjatoleslam val-Moslemin Seyyed Abolghassem Shojaei’s passing

President Rouhani sent a message to condole Hojjatoleslam val-Moslemin Seyyed Abolghassem Shojaei’s passing and wished his bereaved family patience and health.

Cabinet reviews supportive plan for low-income families /Credit, loans allocated for compensating damages caused by disasters

The Council of Ministers convened on Sunday evening and discussed and reviewed supportive plans for low-income families.

president in a message to 9th Student Parliament:

No goal out of Iranian students' reach/Iranian nation aimed for highest peaks of science, knowledge, development/Training the young for management roles in country the main goal of student parliament

President sent a message to the opening ceremony of the Ninth Student Parliament and stressed that today, the Iranian nation, with the help of the capable young generation, are aiming for the highest peaks of science, knowledge and development.

President at ceremony marking beginning of academic year:

University has key role in science, culture, social acceptability of the young/University can be origin of development, symbol of authority/Main reason for the 11th Government’s success was hope/The worst group against Iran, Iranians, Islamic Republic have gathered in White House

Stressing that university can be the origin of development and the symbol of authority, President Hassan Rouhani said, “University has a very important role in science, culture, social acceptability of the young generation, discipline, abiding by the law and skill training”.

At the session of Supreme Council of Economic Coordination;

CBI authorities for implementing Banking System Reform Plan approved/Economy ministry tasked with preparing proposals for investment attraction

The Supreme Council of Economic Coordination convened on Saturday in a session that was chaired by President Hassan Rouhani and discussed and approved the authorities of the Central Bank of Iran for implementing the Banking System Reform Plan.

President appoints Mining Engineering Organisation head

President Rouhani appointed Dr Dariush Esmaeili as head of Mining Engineering Organisation for three years as proposed by Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade.