President Rouhani


  • President Rouhani 2020-06-29 20:00

    Gifts to presidents to go on show: tourism ministry

    TEHRAN – The exquisite gifts dedicated to President Hassan Rouhani and his predecessors will be put on show in public places such as museums in the near future, deputy tourism minister Mohammad-Hassan Talebian has said.

  • rouhani 2019-08-21 19:47

    Rouhani issues directive on supporting oil and gas industry’s downstream sector

    TEHRAN –President Hassan Rouhani has passed a directive on supporting oil industry’s downstream sector to the oil ministry, Shana reported on Wednesday.

  • Rouhani 2019-07-15 20:34

    Rouhani inaugurates development projects worth over $1b

    TEHRAN - President Hassan Rouhani put 132 major development projects worth 14.79 trillion rials (about $352.14 million) plus €594 million (nearly $670 million) into operation in North Khorasan province, northeast of Iran, on Monday, IRNA reported.

  • gas project 2019-05-22 18:53

    119 gas supply projects inaugurated, commissioned by Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Following the visit of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to West Azarbaijan Province, 119 gas supply projects worth about $14.8 million were started or inaugurated across the province, Shana reported on Wednesday.

  • Trump 2018-11-28 10:57

    By Martin Love

    Bold counter moves even if naïve are worth marginal examination at least

    NORTH CAROLINA - President Rouhani and other leaders in Iran have lately been appealing for unity among all Muslims to counter the threats posed by the Israelis and the U.S. and the Saudis to sow yet more chaos in the Middle East. No one can argue against the idea of such unity, but aside from a few discrete periods in Islamic history the effective unity of the “ummah” has been and seems to remain a chimera, a least when viewed from any purely political angle.

  • In a symbolic gesture President Rouhani rang the bell at a girls’ high school in Tehran 2018-09-23 18:03

    Progress, resistance achieved via schools: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday underlined the importance of schools for the Iranian society, saying Iran’s progress and resistance was achieved through the schools.

  • President Rouhani 2018-08-18 18:46

    Rouhani offers condolences over death of actor Ezzatollah Entezami

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has offered condolences over the death of Ezzatollah Entezami, the veteran actor of stage and screen, who died at the age of 94 on Friday.

  • Over 113,000 ‘unintentional crime’ prisoners released last year 2018-05-23 16:25

    Over 113,000 ‘unintentional crime’ prisoners released last year

    TEHRAN — More than 113,000 prisoners who had committed unintentional crimes were released in the past Iranian calendar year (March 2017-March 2018), IRNA news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • Rouhani’s visit to India 2018-02-17 20:43

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Iran, India ink many deals, vow to strengthen ties

    NEW DELHI - Reiterating their commitment to strengthen bilateral ties and take their ‘civilizational relationship’ to the next level, President Hassan Rouhani and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi held wide-ranging talks on cooperation in the areas of trade and investment, energy, connectivity, defense and security and regional issues in New Delhi on Saturday.

  • ذوالفقاری 2018-01-23 20:09

    Interior Ministry clarifies root causes of Iran protests

    TEHRAN – Deputy Interior Minister Hossein Zolfaqari has shed light on the root causes of the recent protests which broke out across the country and died out after a week, saying the ministry has provided President Rouhani with an inclusive report on the sources of public discontent.

  • President Rouhani turned down a meeting with Trump 2017-10-30 17:16

    President Rouhani turned down meeting with Trump

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday that President Hassan Rouhani rebuffed a request from the White House to meet U.S. President Donald Trump while in New York for the 72nd UN General Assembly in September.

  • محمدرضا عارف 2017-08-27 10:15

    Rouhani urged to ensure full implementation of Citizen Rights Charter

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Reza Aref, head of the reformist parliamentary Hope faction, has called on President Rouhani to ensure the successful implementation of Citizen Rights Charter during his second term in office.

  • محمدجواد ظریف 2017-08-27 09:56

    President Rouhani’s UN trip not definite: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Saturday that President Hassan Rouhani’s attendance at this years’ United Nations General Assembly in New York is not definite yet, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Rouhani boasts low costs of healthcare in his administration 2017-07-26 13:43

    Rouhani downplays new U.S. sanctions, threatens retaliation

    TEHRAN – In a cabinet session on Wednesday, President Hassan Rouhani downplayed the new U.S. sanctions against Iran, asserting the move will fail to shatter the Iranians’ confidence. 

  • Next cabinet will be more competent: spokesman 2017-06-13 20:14

    Next cabinet will be more competent: spokesman

    TEHRAN – Government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht has said that the second term of the Rouhani administration will start with a much “more competent” cabinet.

  • Rouhani 2017-03-07 21:01

    Rouhani raps U.S. for anti-Iran election report

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has denounced as untrue a recent U.S. report accusing Iran of falling short of international standards for free elections, ISNA reported.

  • Rouhani boasts low costs of healthcare in his administration 2017-02-26 21:08

    Rouhani boasts low costs of healthcare in his administration

    TEHRAN – President Rouhani has hailed the low prices of medicine and medical treatment during his administration compared to those of previous administrations, describing the measures taken by his Health Ministry as a “source of pride”, ISNA reported.

  • Mousavi Ardebili Funeral 2016-11-25 20:48

    Ayatollah Mousavi Ardebili laid to rest

    TEHRAN – On Friday, people and officials said their farewells to the late Ayatollah Seyyed Abdul Karim Mousavi Ardebili who passed away on Wednesday due to a heart failure.

  • Finnish President arrives in Tehran 2016-10-25 21:40

    Finnish president: Steps taken to broaden ties with Iran 

    TEHRAN - Visiting Finnish President Sauli Niinistö said on Tuesday that his visit to Tehran will provide a unique opportunity to discuss issues of mutual interest, including what is happening in the Middle East region.

  • Finnish President arrives in Tehran 2016-10-25 10:53

    Finnish President arrives in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Finnish President Sauli Niinistö, heading a politico-economic delegation, arrived in Tehran on Tuesday morning. Sauli Niinistö, who has been officially invited by President Rouhani, was welcomed by Deputy Foreign Minister Majid Takht-Ravanchi. Niinistö is scheduled to meet President Rouhani to discuss issues of mutual interest as well as to negotiate economic exchanges between the two countries.

  • 02-AK2 Aref.jpg 2016-10-08 22:16

    Aref says lines up reformists behind Rouhani in upcoming election

    TEHRAN – Key reformist lawmaker Mohammad Reza Aref pledged on Saturday his support and other reformists’ to President Rouhani in the next year’s presidential election, slated for May 19, 2017.

  • Rouhani visit Urmia for provincial 2016-05-30 11:19

    Rouhani in Urmia for provincial visit

    President Hassan Rouhani arrived in West Azerbaijan province on Monday to pay his 28th visit to the country’s provinces./

  • Iran’s 10th parliament opens   2016-05-28 11:35

    Iran’s 10th parliament opens  

    The first official session of the 10th parliament opened on Saturday. A number of senior officials including President Rouhani, Judiciary Chief Sadeq Larijani, Expediency Council Chairman Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, some cabinet members, military officials, and other dignitaries attended the inauguration ceremony. / ICANA