Iran to focus on non-oil exports: Speaker

IRNA – Iran will focus on non-oil exports in the new Iranian calendar year (starting on March 21, 2019), the parliament speaker said.

In planning the budget of new Iranian year, Iran will focus on the issue of non-oil exports, Ali Larijani said on Friday.

He noted that the issues of national production, housing industry as well as subsidies for the poor are top priorities of the country’s budget.

The parliament speaker said that if the issue of national production is resolved, the unemployment rate will be reduced for sure.