64627
Incomplete Rail Projects Require $21b
Incomplete Rail Projects Require $21b

Incomplete Rail Projects Require $21b

Incomplete Rail Projects Require $21b

Iran needs about 800 trillion rials ($21.3 billion) to complete 3,500 kilometers of its 22 under-construction rail projects, a deputy minister of roads and urban development said.
Kheirollah Khademi also told the Persian daily Shargh that the government has prioritized rail connections between five provincial capitals.
Earlier this month, a 267-km line between Tehran and Hamedan’s provincial capital came on stream.
Four other provincial capitals plan to join Iran’s rail network by the yearend, including Qazvin-Rasht, the so-called Gharb (West) project connecting the city of Arak in the central Markazi Province to Khosravi Border Crossing in the western Kermanshah Province bordering Iraq, Mahabad-Urmia and Mianeh-Bostanabad railroad projects.
Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi earlier said the government will operate 1,800 kilometers of railroads by the end of the current Iranian year (March 20, 2018), of which more than 900 km pertain to double-tracking.

Short URL : https://goo.gl/L6ewjm
  1. https://goo.gl/OBe2Qm
  • https://goo.gl/WXleKZ
  • https://goo.gl/7weWmX
  • https://goo.gl/wBbReb
  • https://goo.gl/2CznXm

You can also read ...

Asian and European economic support for Iran offers the potential to improve existing alternative international trade links and develop new links.
While American President Donald Trump has withdrawn from the...
1st USD Rate Hike After Unification
For the first time after the government decided to unify the...
Uber Chief Product Officer to Leave
Uber Technologies Chief Product Officer Jeff Holden is leaving...
Tesla Model 3
Elon Musk’s Model 3, once touted as Tesla’s $35,000 car for...
The number of foreign students enrolled in Iranian universities increased by 19% in the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2018) compared to the year before.
Currently, some 55,000 foreign students are studying in...
Iranians’ per capita honey consumption is 1 kilogram per year, while it is around 200 grams in other countries.
Iran has made noticeable progress in honey production, as it...
Efforts Underway to Unblock Iranian Accounts in Georgia
Efforts are underway to unblock some bank accounts belonging...
Transport MoU With Greece
Iran and Greece have signed a memorandum of understanding to...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints

Trending

Googleplus