A body advising the Majlis (Parliament) has proposed that the government should impose a tax of up to 50 percent on businesses using online advertisement services on Google search engine.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said the people’s participation in the parliamentary and the Assembly of Experts elections gave credit to “the main pillar of democracy” in the Islamic Republic.
Iran’s Judiciary Chief Hojatoleslam Seyyed Ebrahim Ra’eisi praised the presence of the people in the Friday elections and said they were the real winners of the polls.
Iran's Interior Minister says over 24 million Iranians, out of a total of about 58 million eligible voters, took part in the recent parliamentary elections, putting the overall voter turnout at 42.57 percent.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has thanked the Iranian nation for its "satisfactory shining in the great election test", saying the country must still remain alert against plots by the enemy which wants to harm Iran.
The eleventh parliamentary elections in Iran wrapped up on Friday night, and vote counting is underway in all constituencies.
Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani says the Iranian Interior Ministry's Elections Headquarters is making wise efforts to safegaurd people's votes in the country's 11th parliamentary elections and Assembly of Experts polls.
Pilgrims at the grave of martyr Lt. Gen. Qassem Soleimani casting votes at the ballot boxes placed nearby.
Huge turnout of voters on Friday for the 11th Parliamentary Elections of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Following are scenes of enthusiastic voters at the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad.
President of Iran Hassan Rouhani said a big turnout of voters in the ongoing nationwide elections would further frustrate the enemies.