Rouhani's proposed ministers win Majlis vote of confidence
Tehran, Oct 27, IRNA – Four ministers proposed by President Hassan Rouhani to take helm of finance, labor and social welfare, industry, mine and trade and roads and urban development ministries won Majlis vote of confidence late Saturday.
In an open session late Saturday, Majlis discussed qualifications of the proposed ministers and gave votes of confidence to all the four nominees after a heated debate.
Reza Rahmani elected as Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade with 203 votes in favor, Farhad Dejpasand took helm of Finance Ministry with 200 votes in favor.
Mohammad Eslami and Mohammad Shariatmadari won votes of confidence as ministers of roads and urban development and industry, mine and trade respectively.