Iran President stresses attracting investment of Iranian expatriates

Tehran, Sep 13, IRNA – Iran's President Hassan Rouhani stressed on Wednesday the importance of attracting investments by Iran's expatriates and foreigners to accelerate the country's development.

The obstacles to this end and the hindrances to attract the private sectors should be removed, Rouhani said at the cabinet session held this morning.

Addressing the meeting, the Iranian president said that the country's officials should pay special attention to the issue of 'moderation', urging all governor-generals in the Iranian provinces to make their picks based on aptitude and skills.

Rouhani further called for turning the economic growth in the country into 'tangible economic growth'.

Then, he underlined the necessity of providing the due tools for achieving this end.

During today's cabinet session, seven governor- generals got vote of confidence from the government.

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