Monday, August 19, 2019 05:06

Hassan Rohani

Rohani addresses spending, sanctions on Khuzestan visit

The Iranian president, who is in Khuzestan at the beginning of his provincial visits, addressed concerns about the lack of adequate government spending on development in this province, saying that a bill will be introduced in Parliament to allot a percentage of oil revenues to Khuzestan. » read more

Rohani encounters protests on journey to Khuzestan

Hassan Rohani began his first provincial visit on Tuesday January 14 arriving in Khuzestan amidst labour protests. » read more

Rohani pledges support for artists, orchestra

Iranian President Hassan Rohani has promised the artistic community that despite pressure from Parliament, his administration will make every effort to promote the National Symphony Orchestra. » read more

Rohani targets profiteers exploiting sanctions

Iranian President Hassan Rohani has called for a task force to combat those who are driving up their profits by taking advantage of the sanctions. » read more

Iran aims for renewed ties with U.S., Europe

Iranian President Hassan Rohani said on Monday December 23 that Iran intends to improve its relations with the U.S. and the countries of Europe. » read more

Reformists call for release of opposition leaders in open letter

Nine reformist figures have called for the release of political prisoners and an end to the house arrest of MirHosein Mousavi, Zahra Rahnavard and Mehdi Karroubi. » read more

Mandela memorial becomes lightning rod for Iranian political intrigue

A spokesman for the Iranian government is denying reports published by a number of Iranian websites that the government has decided to send Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to the funeral service of former South African president Nelson Mandela. » read more

Students use day to call for release of opposition leaders

Iran's Student Day was marked in Tehran by students chanting slogans in support of the release of political prisoners. » read more

Rohani calls for action on Iranian air pollution

Iranian President Hassan Rohani made an urgent call at his latest cabinet meeting for action plans to tackle the problem of air pollution across the country. » read more

Ahmadinejad challenges Rohani to public debate

Former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has reacted to Iranian President Hassan Rohani’s 100-day report by inviting him to take part in a public debate. » read more