The latest news and views about Iran’s First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri
25 Percent of Iranian Gov’t Managere Are Women: VP
The Iranian first vice president has highlighted the significant role of women in society, saying they have shone very well in discharging the responsibilities assigned to them in various arenas.
Iranian Journalists Call for VP’s Resignation after Deadly Bus Crash
A group of Iranian journalists have gathered in front of the Iranian Department of Environment to call for the resignation of the Vice-President for Environment, Issa Kalantari, following the tragic bus accident where two journalists died.
Iran Announces Deal with Russia on Exploitation of Outer Space
Iran has announced an agreement it has reached with Russia on the exploitation of outer space for peaceful purposes.
Jahangiri Signs Up to Run for President; Salehi and Aref Say Won’t Run
Es'haq Jahangiri, the reformist politician who currently serves as Iran's first vice-president, has signed up to run in the June presidential elections.
Seoul Must Unblock Iran’s Frozen Assets As Soon As Possible
Iran’s first vice president says South Korea must take action to unfreeze Iran’s foreign exchange assets as soon as possible, noting that freezing Iran’s money has badly tarnished the image of South Korean banks among Iranians.
Iran Reduced Commitments after US Failed to Fulfil Obligations: VP
The Iranian first vice president says the country scaled down its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), after the US reneged on its obligations under the agreement.
Trump Administration’s Actions Disgraced US Worldwide: Iran
The Iranian vice president says the United States lost all grace across the world as a result of actions by its former President Donald Trump.
US Sanctions ‘Cruel, Inhumane’, Iran Tells WHO
Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri has sat down for talks with the director of the World Health Organization (WHO)’s Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean.
Iran’s Economy Thriving despite Sanctions: Vice-President
Iran’s first vice president says the country’s economy is up and running, and the production and procurement of commodities are well underway thanks to efforts by importers and exporters.
Iran Mobilizes Firefighters, Relief Teams to Contain Blaze on Afghanistan Border
The Iranian first vice president has asked the governor of the northeastern Iranian province of Khorasan Razavi to spare no effort and help to contain the conflagration at a customs post on Iran-Afghanistan border.
Iran’s Trade with Neighbouring Countries to Rise Two-Fold: VP
The Iranian first vice president says the country’s trade exchanges with neighbouring countries is set to increase by 100 percent in the coming years.
Iran Begins Construction Work for Major Petrochemical Facility
Ground was broken on Saturday for the construction of a new petrochemical complex in the western Iranian province of Kermanshah with a total budget of $550 million.
Iran-Iraq Railway to Connect China to Mediterranean: VP
Iran’s First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri says the construction of the railway between Iran’s Shalamcheh and Iraq’s Basra will facilitate transit of cargos from China to the Mediterranean.
Iranian People’s Resistance Led to US’ Submission: First VP
First Vice-President Es'haq Jahangiri says the Iranian people’s resistance resulted in the United States’ surrender.
Iran’s Energy Achievements Prove Failure of US Sanctions: VP
Iran’s First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri says the country’s achievements in the fields of oil, gas, and petrochemicals indicate the failure of cruel sanctions against the Islamic Republic.
Iran Gov’t Assures Knowledge-Based Companies of Continued Support
Iranian First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri has highlighted the administration’s backing for the knowledge-based and digital economy, pointing to a rise in the number of technology parks and startups in recent years.
Biden Administration Will Have to Submit to Iran’s Demands: VP
Iran’s first vice president says officials in the new US administration will have no choice but to give in to Iran's demands.
Iran Hopes Biden Administration Will Return US to Path of Law
Iran’s first vice president has expressed hope the new US administration will return his country to the path of logic and law.
Iran’s Gov’t Bodies Officially Instructed to Implement Sanctions Legislation
Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri has communicated to relevant institutions the executive bylaws on the legislation recently passed by the parliament which obliges government to take action to have sanctions lifted and protect the nation’s interests.
Iran Not to Delay Efforts to Provide COVID-19 Vaccine: Official
Iran’s first vice president says the country will not postpone efforts, even for a moment, to procure coronavirus vaccines for people.
Iran’s VP Congratulates Qatar on National Day
First Vice President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Es’haq Jahangiri has offered his congratulations to the Qatari people and government on the Arab country’s National Day.
Expansion of Economic Ties with Neighbours a Priority: Iran VP
A senior Iranian official says the sky is the limit for Tehran when it comes to the enhancement of economic relations with other nations, especially neighbouring countries.
Iran to Procure Coronavirus Vaccines despite Cruel US Sanctions: VP
Iran’s first vice president says the country will provide the vaccines needed to immunize people against coronavirus despite the United States’ cruel sanctions.
Iran Must Prepare for Continuation of Sanctions undecr Biden: VP
Iran’s first vice president says the country must prepare itself for the scenario in which incoming US President Joe Biden refuses to lift anti-Iran sanctions.
Assassination of Iranian Officials Amounts to State-Sponsored Terrorism: VP
First Vice-President of Iran Es’haq Jahangiri has denounced the assassination of top Iranian commander Lt. General Qassem Soleimani and prominent scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh as blatant examples of state-sponsored terrorism, urging the global condemnation of such inhumane crimes.