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Rouhani proposes cabinet list to the Majlis

Monday, 5 August 2013

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani introduced the list of his nominees for cabinet posts to the Majlis at the end of his swearing-in ceremony on Sunday. Rouhani had a two-week deadline for introducing the list of his proposed cabinet ministers, but he proved to be productive by presenting the list at his oath-of-office ceremony. The nominees are:

Minister of Oil: Bijan Namdar Zanganeh

Minister of Interior: Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli

Minister of Economy: Ali Tayebnia

Minister of Intelligence: Mahmoud Alavi

Minister of Energy: Hamid Chitchian

Minister of Defense: Hussein Dehqan

Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade: Mohammad Reza Ne’matzadeh

Minister of Labor, Cooperative and Welfare: Ali Rabiei, Minister of Agriculture: Mahmoud Hojjati

Minister of Road and Urban Development: Abbas Akhoundi

Minister of Education: Mohammad Ali Najafi

Minister of Health: Hassan Qazizadeh Hashemi

Minister of Sports and Youth: Massoud Soltanifar

Minister of Foreign Affairs: Mohammad Javad Zarif (C)

Minister of Justice: Mostafa Pour-Mohammadi

Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance: Ali Jannati

Minister of Information and Communications Technology: Mahmoud Vaezi

Minister of Science, Research and Technology: Ja’far Meili Monfared

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  • Published: 6 days ago on Monday, 5 August 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: August 5, 2013 @ 1:17 pm
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