EghtesadOnline: Although the United States’ intensified sanctions against Iran will impede efforts by the remaining parties to the 2015 nuclear deal to salvage the fraying agreement, any last chance need to be used properly, President Hassan Rouhani said.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani said the digital revolution has turned social media platforms into a barometer of a state’s legitimacy.
EghtesadOnline: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering holding talks with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani when he visits New York in September to attend a session of the UN General Assembly, government sources said on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has no interest in heightening tensions in the region and is not seeking war with any country, including the United States, President Hassan Rouhani said in a phone call with his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, on Tuesday evening.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani is slated to attend the 19th Summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek before traveling to the Tajik capital Dushanbe to take part in the 5th Summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA).
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani said he favors dialogue and diplomacy, but not under the current circumstances as the US has severely escalated pressure and made excessive demands to lift harsh sanctions against Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Boosting self-sufficiency in key areas, domestic production and increasing non-oil exports should be prioritized in the sanctions era, as they can help improve the economy and foil America's plots against Iran, President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: The Majlis has asked the government to eliminate the policy of compound interest rates in banks to help promote domestic production, and the Rouhani administration is expected to inform lawmakers about what it thinks of the prospect.
EghtesadOnline: On the final leg of his trip to Iraq, President Hassan Rouhani met with Iraq’s top cleric, Grand Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Sistani, on Wednesday in the holy city of Najaf.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to visit Baghdad at the head of a politico-economic delegation on Monday for a three-day visit aimed at strengthening political, economic and cultural ties.