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President at cabinet’s meeting with the Supreme Leader:

Economic stability gov’t biggest achievement/1 million jobs needed for resolving unemployment/Through knowledge-based companies 40,000 jobs created

Economic stability is the government’s greatest achievement in its past three years of office, said President Rouhani at the meeting of the cabinet with the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei late on Wednesday.

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Another achievement of the government is that it managed to increase oil and gas export to 230,000 barrels a day and gas condensates to 2.58 million barrels a day, said Dr Rouhani.

Expressing hope that economic growth will rise to 5% in the current year, he said that oil production has risen from 2.7 million barrels a day to 3.85 million.

On 15.5% growth in agriculture, the President also said: “This year we managed to become self-sufficient in wheat production”.

457 km of rails has been laid and we are laying another 700 km, said Rouhani.

He also said that 40,000 job opportunities have been created through knowledge-based companies.

“One million jobs are needed for resolving unemployment issue in the country,” continued president.

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