The head of the Planning and Budget Organization said: “We have serious measures on the agenda in the field of energy; we are seriously pursuing the sale of crude oil and we hope to be able to establish the same relations as before following the negotiations we have started with neighboring countries, especially Turkmenistan.”
Seyed Massoud Mirkazemi, in a public session of the Islamic Consultative Assembly on Sunday, October 10, presented a report to the MPs, saying: “The situation in which the government is located is not appropriate, but we must redouble our efforts to overcome the problems. In the field of energy, we have serious work on the agenda. We are seriously pursuing the sale of crude oil and we hope to be able to establish the same relationship as we did following the negotiations we have begun with neighboring countries, especially Turkmenistan.”
“Over the past eight years, there has been a tremendous growth in the country’s spending,” he said.
The head of the Planning and Budget Organization stated: “Next year, with the least budget deficit and the best type of structure that everyone can be accountable for; we will modify the budget so that it is simple, observable and measurable.”
Mirkazemi stressed: “Today, we are asked to pay every province we visit to pay them to work with that, but after this, this method will not continue and the commitments that exist in the 1400 budget for all sectors of the government will be emphasized.”