Sat Jun 25, 2016 09:47:43
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President condoles soldiers’ death in bus accident/Ordering health, defence ministries to address the issue

President Rouhani sent a message of condolence on the occasion of a bus accident in which 19 soldiers died and also ordered the ministries of health and defence to address the issue.

At a cabinet session chaired by President Rouhani;

Council of Ministers approves facilities for purchasing agricultural products/Iran-Croatia, Iran-Lithuania economic coop. bills approved

The cabinet convened on Wednesday on a regular weekly meeting and approved allocating banking facilities for guaranteed purchase of agricultural products.

President at an Iftar ceremony with professors and doctors:

University, students shouldn't be viewed through security glasses/Let's trust universities/University-gov't bonds should be strengthened

We should trust universities, professors and students, said President Rouhani, adding: "The government has done its utmost to create a safer and freer environment in universities and will carry on this policy".

President at an Iftar ceremony with political activists:

Let's turn political competition into friendship to solve country's issues/Domestic consensus, integrity a must

Calling on all factions and political groups to foster integrity and unity, President Rouhani said late on Monday: "Political competition should be turned into friendship to solve the country's issues and problems".

President at an Iftar ceremony with athletes:

Iranian nations always proud of great, historic heroes/Olympics-qualified athletes bring honour to Iranian nation/Stressing public sports along with championship sports

Underlining paying attention to public sports along with championship sports, Dr Rouhani said: "Public sports is the base, but on the other side, championship sports can encourage our young population to follow public sports".

President at an Iftar dinner ceremony with the media:

No partisan, factional interests in national affairs/Strengthening gov’t-media relations necessary

Stressing the role of media in fostering hope in the society, Dr Rouhani said: “There is faction and party in all parts of the world, but when it comes to national affairs, there are no partisan and factional interests in place”.

President in a telephone conversation with Pakistani PM:

Iranian, Pakistani nations have common interests in the region/Wishing Pakistani PM health

President Rouhani made a telephone call to the Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif to wish him health after an operation and said that the Iranian and Pakistani nations have common interests in the region.

President at a breaking-fast meal ceremony with families of martyrs, veterans:

Iran filed complaint with ICJ against U.S./We will follow the $2 billion case until the nation's rights are realized

The government of the Islamic Republic of Iran has officially filed a complaint against the U.S. to with the International Court of Justice over the confiscation of Iran's $2 billion, said President Rouhani at a breaking-fast meal ceremony with families of martyrs and war veterans.

President after the meeting of heads of the 3 branches:

Media bolster hope in society/Post-JCPOA should be used for prosperity, employment/Implementing Resistive Economy policies the main goal

I hope that the government and the parliament can work alongside each other with more harmony to solve the issues of the people, said President Rouhani on Wednesday after the meeting of heads of the 3 branches.

At a cabinet session chaired by President Rouhani;

Iran to join int’l convention on protecting new plant varieties/Regulations regarding selling Islamic Treasury bonds to private creditors approved

The cabinet convened on Wednesday in a regular weekly session and reviewed and approved a bill that would allow the Islamic Republic of Iran to join international convention on protecting new plant varieties.

President at Ramadan meeting with the Supreme Leader:

We need unity, resistance to achieve goals/Employment the most important issue in the country/Presenting a report on gov’t achievements

The government put controlling and harnessing inflation in its priority list and we could reduce inflation from 40.1% in 1392 to 11.9% in the end of 1394 and we will achieve a single-digit inflation rate by the next month, said President Rouhani at a meeting with the Supreme Leader.

President at a breaking-fast meal ceremony with women activists:

Gov’t doing its utmost for realisation of women’s rights/Presenting a socially-active model of Muslim women, Iranian women’s great mission

The government considers it women’s rights to provide them with opportunities for social, political and economic activities and will stand by them using all its power, said President Rouhani at a breaking-fast meal ceremony with women and family activists.

President Rouhani congratulates Iranian freestyle wrestling team’s championship

President Rouhani sent a message in order to congratulate the Iranian freestyle wrestling team on their championship in World Cup 2016.

President Rouhani at the regular cabinet session:

Unemployment, immigration top gov’t priority/Stressing more accurate criteria for presenting figures

The members of the cabinet convened late on Sunday and reviewed a report by the Management and Planning Organisation on “Population Trends; Past, Present and Future”.