President appoints Dr Reza Rahmani as Acting Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade

President Rouhani appointed Dr Reza Rahmani as Acting Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade.

President accepts Dr Mohammad Shariatmadari’s resignation

President Rouhani sent a letter to Dr Mohammad Shariatmadari to accept his resignation from the position of Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade, and appreciated his work during his tenure.

President appoints Mohammad Eslami as Acting Minister of Roads and Urban Development

President Rouhani appointed Mr Mohammad Eslami as Acting Minister of Roads and Urban Development.

President accepts Dr Abbas Akhoundi’s resignation

President Rouhani sent a letter to Dr Abbas Akhoundi to accept his resignation from the position of Minister of Roads and Urban Development and appreciated his work during his tenure.

At the meeting of Supreme Council of Economic Coordination;

CBI governor reports on banking system challenges/CBI required to provide solutions for banking system reform

The Supreme Council of Economic Coordination was held on Saturday morning and the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) reported on the challenges ahead of the banking system.

President visits wounded veteran with 70% disability

President Rouhani visited Ghasem Chenani, a Sacred Defence veteran with 70 per cent disability, in a cordial atmosphere.

President visiting family of martyrs Molla Abbasi:

Gov’t working hard to solve people’s problems, improve their lives/Great families of martyrs an honour for country

President Rouhani visited the family of two brothers who were martyred during the Sacred Defence era, Rasoul and Mansour Molla Abbasi, and described the family of martyrs a source of honour for the country.

In a cabinet meeting chaired by President Rouhani;

President hails Iranian Paralympics team's superb performance in Asian games/Report presented on managers’ salary recording system/480 billion rials of credit allocated to police for equipment

The Council of Ministers convened on Wednesday in a session that was chaired by President Rouhani and was briefed by the head of Administrative and Recruitment Affairs Organisation on the progress of the recording system for managers’ salary.

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 Japan to Tehran:

Iranian, Japanese private sectors’ further cooperation essential

Referring to the importance of development of cooperation and joint ventures by companies and the private sectors of the two countries, President stressed the development of relations and cooperation between the two countries in various fields of business, economy, energy, petrochemicals, machinery, health, environment and tourism.

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”.