Eshaq Jahangiri

12th presidential election kick off in Iran

12th presidential election kick off in Iran

More than 63,000 voting stations opened in Iran at 08.00 a.m. local time (03.30 GMT) on Friday for the country’s presidential election. Four candidates are running for presidency: Incumbent President Hassan …

Yelena Dunaeva: There won#039t be a second round of Iranian elections, but there will be unpredictable

Yelena Dunaeva: "There won't be a second round of Iranian elections, but there will be unpredictable"

Final balance of powers before presidential elections in Iran

Will Rouhani lose elections?

Will Rouhani lose elections?

The rating of the conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi exceeded the rating of the current president of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, supported by the reformers, the Fars agency reports with reference to the survey …

Iran: Situation before the elections

Iran: Situation before the elections

Rouhani and his two opponents - Raisi and Ghalibaf, will be the most popular candidates

Iran to choose out of six

Iran to choose out of six

The Iranian Interior Ministry has released the final list of candidates qualified to run in the forthcoming presidential election. Iran’s Interior Ministry on Thursday night gave the following list of eligible candidates vetted by …

Iran#039s Ahmadinejad disqualified from presidential election

Iran's Ahmadinejad disqualified from presidential election

An Iranian panel charged with vetting candidates approved the country's incumbent president and five challengers but disqualified former hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from running in next month's presidential …

Iran’s first pumped-storage hydroelectric power plant starts its work

Iran’s first pumped-storage hydroelectric power plant starts its work

Iran’s first pumped-storage hydroelectric power plant 'Siah-Bisheh' came on stream. Iranian First Vice President, Eshaq Jahangiri, attended the ceremony of the opening. He described the accomplishment of the power plant as …

Iran launches first passenger train to Turkmenistan

Iran launches first passenger train to Turkmenistan

Iran has launched the first passenger train to Turkmenistan. It covers a distance of 75 kilometers from Gorgan in the north of Iran to Incheboroun, which is located on the border with Turkmenistan.  Iranian First Vice President …