0233 GMT March 08, 2021
In an address to a meeting of the government’s Economic Coordination Headquarters in Tehran on Tuesday, he said Iran has achieved great success in thwarting the enemy’s main evil purpose of creating famine, imposing unbearable pressures and causing disruption in the supply of basic goods in Iran, Tasnim News Agency reported.
“The enemy’s plot ended in total failure,” he noted.
The president also affirmed his administration’s resolve to protect the livelihoods of people in the next Iranian calendar year (which will start on March 21, 2021) and ensure a steady supply of commodities through distributing subsidized foreign currency resources.
Earlier, Rouhani said that next year’s national budget bill has focused on the livelihoods of people, adding that as in the past two years, the administration has cut off the budget’s dependence on oil revenues.