President presents next year budget bill to Majlis

Tehran, Jan 17, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani attended the Majlis open session this morning to present the budget bill for the country’s next year that will start on March 20, 2016.

The President also presented the country’s Sixth Five-Year Development Plan (March 2015-March 2020) to the lawmakers.

Majlis started work Sunday while 201 out of total 290 parliamentarians were present in today session.

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and spokesman for the Government Mohammad Baqer Nobakht are also present in the Majlis.