In a cabinet session chaired by President Rouhani;

Private schools establishment regulations approved/ 2.5 trillion rials credit allocated for reconstructing Kermanshah infrastructural facilities

The Council of Ministers convened on Wednesday in a session that was chaired by President Hassan Rouhani and approved the regulations for establishment of private schools.

President in a press conference in North Khorasan:

We should try to put two key railway projects into operation by the end of gov’t tenure/ Opening projects in different fields indicates province is on development path

 President referred to the opening of 63 projects in North Khorasan Province with a credit of 105 trillion rials, saying, “We should try to put two important railways, Joveyn-Esfarayen and Bojnurd-Gorgan, into operation by the end of this government’s term of office”.

President at the session of Administrative Council of North Khorasan:

Let’s not waste energy; we need to stand together now/ Our conditions tougher than war era, but we’ll definitely win/ US left alone in exiting nuclear deal/ Our enemies following an amateur team in White House

Stating that the more foreign pressures increase, people’s presence will increase as well, President said, “I tell you that our conditions are tougher than the war [with Iraq] era, but we’ll definitely win this war through resistance”.

In Dr Rouhani’s presence;

40 key projects open in North Khorasan Province

President opened 40 industrial, infrastructural, and economic projects in North Khorasan Province through video conferencing.

In Dr Rouhani’s presence;

Two 160-MW steam units of Shirvan Combined Cycle Power Plant opened

President Rouhani opened two 160-MW steam units of Shirvan Combined Cycle Power Plant on Sunday during his visit to North Khorasan Province.

President addressing the immense gathering of people in Shirvan:

Employment still main issue; unemployment rate down 10.8%/ Talks of gov’t inefficiency in serving people unjust/ Those in White House claiming they can ruin Iran’s economy will fail

Stating that Iran has endured the toughest sanctions during the past 14 months, President said, “Today, 105 trillion rials worth of projects will be opened in North Khorasan Province”.

As another leg of gov’t provincial tour;

President arrives in Bojnurd, North Khorasan Province

President Hassan Rouhani touched down in Bojnurd City in North Khorasan Province on Sunday morning as another leg of the government’s provincial tour around the country.

At the meeting of Supreme Council of Economic Coordination;

Amending general budget structure approved

The Supreme Council of Economic Coordination convened on Saturday in a session that was chaired by President Hassan Rouhani, and approved making amendments to the general structure of the country’s budget in four main areas.

President in a phone call with Armenian PM:

Deepening ties with neighbours including Armenia Iran’s main policy/ Iran’s trade ties with EAEU a good beginning for regional economic prosperity

President described development of relations with neighbours, including Armenia, a main foreign policy principle and stressed that Tehran is ready to further cement ties with Yerevan as a friendly country.

President after receiving his French counterpart’s written message:

Iran kept diplomacy door fully open/ Tehran wants JCPOA parties to fully comply with commitments

President stressed that the main goal of Iran is for the parties to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) to fully live up to their commitments, and welcomes every effort in this regard.

President forwards two acts passed by parliament

President Hassan Rouhani forwarded two acts passed by the parliament to Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance for implementation.

In a cabinet session chaired by President Rouhani;

Report on Iran’s place compared with other countries presented/ Iran’s place improved in education, science, technology, health, environment, tourism

Administrative and Recruitment Affairs Organisation presented a report to the cabinet on Iran’s place in different fields compared with other countries throughout the world and the region.

President in a cabinet session:

UK seizing Iranian tanker on behalf of B-Team very cheap, wrong move/ UK initiator of insecurity in seas, to understand consequences/ World shipping lines must be fully secure

President described the United Kingdom’s seizure of Iranian tanker a childish, cheap and wrong move, and said, “The British are the initiator of insecurity in seas and we hope that they do not repeat this, because it will spread insecurity throughout the world, and to everybody’s detriment”.

Supreme Council of Cultural Revolution convenes

The Supreme Council of Cultural Revolution convened on Tuesday evening in a session that was chaired by President Hassan Rouhani.