Iranian deputy transport minister said 825 kilometers of railroads are going to be constructed across the country by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2022).
The Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) has inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with two local entities namely Iran Khodro Company (IKCO) and Farab Industrial Group for equipping a railway line near capital Tehran with signaling systems.
The 17th International Conference on Recent Advances in Railway Engineering kicked off here yesterday by Road and Urban Development Minister.
Vice President and Head of the Budget and Planning Organization Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said that Zahedan-Khash railway will open in the next few months.
Iran and Afghanistan have inaugurated a railway project connecting the Iranian city of Khaf to Herat in the other country.
Minister of Transport and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami says the capacity of rail lines in the country during the current government’s term has increased by 40 percent
The development of railway relations and cooperation with neighboring countries as one of the achievements of the Iranian government in the field of railways.
Iran’s Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami said that the Republic of Azerbaijan will gain access to the Persian Gulf region via the Ardebil-Mianeh railway.
A senior Iraqi official said that work for a key rail link connecting the country to neighboring Iran will begin in the very near future.
Head of Raja Rail Transportation Company said 77 new passenger wagons are going to be added to the country’s railway transportation fleet before the Persian New Year (Nowrouz) holiday (which starts on March 21).