Iranian president


  • Raisi Armenia 2021-09-17 22:24

    Raisi: Tehran-Yerevan relations have always been friendly, constructive

    TEHRAN-- The President of Iran says that the historical relations between Iran and Armenia have always been friendly and constructive, adding that with the existing will between the political leaders, Tehran and Yerevan, can mark a new period of extensive economic cooperation.

  • Meeting 2021-09-17 19:33

    Iran president, Pakistan PM insist on formation of comprehensive government in Afghanistan 

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan insisted on the need for formation of an inclusive government in Afghanistan during a meeting on the fringes of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on Thursday afternoon.

  • Putin Raisi 2021-09-14 22:11

    Putin calls Raisi, says meeting is postponed

    TEHRAN — Russian President Vladimir Putin called his Iranian counterpart Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi on Tuesday, saying he had been quarantined for possible coronavirus disease, and called for arranging a meeting between the two presidents as soon as possible.

  • Makran 2021-09-13 21:18

    Iran sets foot in backyard of the U.S.

    TEHRAN - Now, with a serious test of Iran's naval capability for a long-term mission in distant waters, Iran has set its feet in the backyard of the Americans in the North Atlantic Ocean or any other body of water in the world.

  • Iran and Iraq agree to ease visa restrictions 2021-09-13 18:36

    Iran and Iraq agree to ease visa restrictions

    TEHRAN - Iran and Iraq have agreed to ease tough visa restrictions, Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi announced on Sunday, as a step forward in broadening bilateral relations.

  • Meeting 2021-09-12 22:12

    Iran, Iraq boost ties amid regional reconciliation push

    TEHRAN – During his visit to Tehran, Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi addressed many bilateral issues and discussed ways to boost ties with Iran in an arduous effort to balance Iraq’s relations with key stakeholders in the region.

  • Raisi 2021-09-06 22:25

    Deepening ties with neighbors a priority of Raisi’s foreign policy

    TEHRAN-- The Ebrahim Raisi administration has shown in its theory and practice that it has a serious will to improve relations with neighbors and regional states. It is a policy that, if there is a serious will on the part of the sides, will lead to the establishment of lasting stability and security in the region.

  • Raisi Chabahar 2021-09-04 10:51

    National priorities and Raisi administration’s determination to fight poverty

    TEHRAN – Expediting vaccination against the Coronavirus, improving the people's livelihood and fighting corruption, according to President Ebrahim Raisi, are the three main national priorities of the administration, at least until the end of the current Iranian year, which ends on March 20.

  • Raisi 2021-09-04 10:27

    Raisi calls Makran coasts a hub for global trade

    TEHRAN - President Ebrahim Raisi, who made a visit to the southeastern province of Sistan-Balouchestan province on Thursday, said Makran coasts could be a hub for economic flourishment as well as trade and economic ties with the world.

  • Hamzeh 2021-09-01 22:03

    MP: Raisi admin. will overcome problems if it strictly follows Leader’s instructions

    TEHRAN – An MP says Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei in his recent meeting with President Ebrahim Raisi and his cabinet team gave valuable advices and if the government follows those guidelines, it will undoubtedly succeed to solve the problems and restore hope and trust among the people.

  • Raisi 2021-09-01 20:29

    President says Iran seeking to improve ties with Latin America

    TEHRAN — In a phone call between Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and Daniel Ortega, the President of Nicaragua, both sides discussed improving relations as well as approaches to neutralize U.S. actions.

  • António Guterres 2021-09-01 10:46

    UN chief announces readiness to cooperate with Iran

    TEHRAN — In a message to the Iranian president on Monday, the Secretary General of the United Nations congratulated Ayatollah Ebrahim Raisi on his presidency, saying the UN is willing to fully cooperate with the new Iranian administration.

  • Promoting tourism economy a major priority of government: Raisi 2021-08-30 18:51

    Promoting tourism economy a major priority of government: Raisi

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi has said his administration is planning to promote the tourism economy as one of the major priorities of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts during his tenure, CHTN reported on Sunday.

  • Raisi 2021-08-28 18:40

    Ayatollah Raisi outlines immediate plan to tackle Khuzestan challenges 

    TEHRAN – In his first provincial visit as president, Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi traveled to the southwestern province of Khuzestan where he underlined the need to immediately address the challenges facing this strategically important province. 

  • Mokhber 2021-08-25 21:50

    VP: Part of Iran’s frozen assets would be released soon `

    TEHRAN — First Vice President Mohammad Mokhber announced on Wednesday that Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has discussed the possibility of unfreezing Iran’s assets in some countries over the phone, predicting that part of Iran’s frozen funds would be released soon.

  • جلسه نوبت عصرپنجمین روز بررسی صلاحیت کابینه پیشنهادی دولت سیزدهم 2021-08-25 20:07

    Majlis votes for 18 proposed ministers, rejects education minister nominee

    TEHRAN — The Iranian Parliament on Wednesday evening voted for 18 ministers proposed by President Ebrahim Raisi after four days of deliberations.

  • Raisi 2021-08-23 21:17

    President Raisi invites Kurz to visit Tehran

    Raisi, Austrian chancellor exchange views on Afghanistan, nuclear talks

    TEHRAN — In a phone call with Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on Monday afternoon, Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi said the Islamic Republic is ready to cooperate with all responsible governments to achieve peace and stability in Afghanistan.

  • Raisi Corona 2021-08-22 22:25

    Raisi emphasizes on importing vaccines as soon as possible

    TEHRAN— Speaking Saturday evening at the meeting of the National Headquarters for Coronavirus Control, Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi said that the process of importing vaccines must not be delayed.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-08-22 22:25

    Amir Abdollahian: I will use all my effort to make sanctions ineffective

    TEHRAN – The Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee has announced its agreement with the nomination of Hossein Amir Abdollahian as foreign minister, the committee spokesman said on Sunday.

  • Raisi 2021-08-14 20:37

    Foreign leaders keep congratulating Raisi

    TEHRAN — In separate messages, leaders of Ireland, Georgia, and Mongolia have congratulated Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi over officially taking office as president.

  • Raisi 2021-08-14 20:23

    Raisi: 30 million doses of vaccine to be imported

    TEHRAN — Speaking at the meeting of the National Headquarters for Coronavirus Control on Saturday, President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi confirmed that 30 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine will be imported.

  • Raisi Hussein 2021-08-11 21:27

    Iraq officially invites Raisi to Baghdad summit

    TEHRAN — Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has been invited to a planned regional summit in Baghdad, Raisi’s office said on Tuesday.

  • Raisi officially takes oath of office as Iran's president 2021-08-10 21:46

    Greece, Georgia congratulate Raisi presidency

    TEHRAN — The leaders of Greece and Georgia have sent messages congratulating Ebrahim Raisi for officially taking over as president.

  • Salimi 2021-08-09 22:00

    Parliament ready to study competence of proposed ministers, says MP

    TEHRAN — New President Ebrahim Raisi is expected to give the list of his proposed minister to the Majlis (parliament) in the current week.

  • Raisi-Macron 2021-08-09 21:54

    Macron phones Raisi, calls for deeper relationship

    TEHRAN — French President Emmanuel Macron made an hour-long phone call with new Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi on Monday, calling for continuation of talks between Tehran and Paris with the aim of deepening bilateral relations.

  • Mokhber-Esmaeili 2021-08-08 15:39

    Raisi appoints his vice president, chief of staff

    TEHRAN — On Sunday afternoon, President Ebrahim Raisi officially appointed two key members of his cabinet.

  • Raisi Haniyeh 2021-08-07 22:06

    Resistance Axis and Iran: A new chapter

    TEHRAN — In separate meetings with leaders of the Axis of Resistance, Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi reiterated Iran’s unwavering support for the Resistance Axis, lauding their fruitful moves and tactics.

  • Raisi officially takes oath of office as Iran's president 2021-08-06 22:30

    World leaders congratulate Raisi over taking office

    TEHRAN — In separate messages, three European leaders have congratulated Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi for starting his job as the president of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • Raisi Nichervan 2021-08-06 21:24

    President Raisi starts work seriously

    TEHRAN — On his first day as the Iranian president, Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi met with several high-ranking foreign officials, marking a busy day for himself.

  • Raisi 2021-08-06 21:24

    A new day has come

    TEHRAN – As new Iranian President Seyed Ebrahim Raisi assumes office, Iran is widely expected to move in a new direction both domestically and globally. After eight years of ambivalence under Hassan Rouhani, an already revolutionary state appears ready to be revolutionized by Raisi.