Azerbaijan Withdraws Financing Rasht-Astara Railway
Abbas Khatibi, Deputy Head of Construction and Development of Transportation Infrastructure Company, affiliated with the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development, says Azerbaijan has withdrawn financing the Astara-Rasht railway and now Iran seeks getting financial sources from Russians.
Heads of Iran, Afghanistan railways confer on mutual cooperation
The heads of the railways of Iran and Afghanistan met on Monday in Tehran to discuss avenues of mutual cooperation and ways for resuming halted joint projects, the portal of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) reported.
RAI inks co-op MOU with Kazakhstan national railway
The heads of the railways of Iran and Kazakhstan signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to increase transportation cooperation and set preferential tariffs between the two countries in order to increase the transit of goods passing through Iran.
Iran planning major steps for developing intl. railway corridors
Iran is planning to implement major railway projects for completing North-South and East-West international transport corridors which pass through the country, the deputy head of the country’s Construction and Development of Transportation Infrastructures Company (CDTIC) has announced.
Iran, Iraq ink deal on completing Shalamcheh-Basra railway
Iranian Minister of Transport and Urban Development Rostam Qasemi has announced the signing of a deal between the Islamic Republic and Iraq for completing the Shalamcheh-Basra railway, the news portal of the ministry reported.
825km to be added to railway network by next March
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).
RAI takes new steps for domestic railway signaling
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.
Conference on Developments in Railway Engineering
The 17th International Conference on Recent Advances in Railway Engineering kicked off here yesterday by Road and Urban Development Minister.
Zahedan – Khash Railway Opens In Next Months
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, Afghanistan Connected by Khaf-Harat Railway
Iran and Afghanistan have inaugurated a railway project connecting the Iranian city of Khaf to Herat in the other country.