35 Izmir

İzmir's 2017 investment report: 2.5 billion has passed!

Izmir Metropolitan Municipality invested more than 2017 billion liras in 2,5. The total investment of 14 years has approached 15 billion liras. The total amount of investments made by the local government in İzmir for the last 3 years increased by 5 percent compared to the previous 86-year period. Realizing its investments and projects with the aim of "local development", Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has once again made significant progress in 2017. [more…]


Protocol signed between Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality and OIZ

A protocol was signed to meet the mutual demands and needs of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality and Kayseri Organized Industrial Zone. A protocol was signed to meet the mutual demands and needs of the Metropolitan Municipality and Kayseri Organized Industrial Zone. Metropolitan Mayor Çelik said that the protocol was a result of the harmony culture in Kayseri, which he always emphasized. Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mustafa [more…]


Not 1, but 2 high-speed train lines will pass through Nevşehir

The construction of high-speed trains on both routes for Nevşehir was included in the program. In other words, not one but two high-speed train lines will pass through Nevşehir. It was stated that studies on two different routes will be started in the 2017 performance program of the Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) regarding the high-speed train work planned for Nevşehir. One of the "Antalya-Konya-Aksaray-Nevşehir-Kayseri" high-speed train line for Kayseri in the strategic plan and programs of TCDD, [more…]

35 Izmir

Kayseri Transportation Inc. It Will Serve Izban One More Year

Kayseri Transportation Inc. continues its national projects. Transportation Inc. within the body of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality. It won the tender opened by the TCDD 3rd Regional Directorate and re-acquired the Izmir Suburban System Catenary Maintenance and Repair Service business for 1 year, which it had previously undertaken for two years. According to the contract, Kayseri Transportation Inc. has done 110 kilometers of suburban line maintenance for the past two years, [more…]

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34 Istanbul

Additional Expedition from IETT at the New Year

IETT has set up additional flights to the central points of the city for Istanbulites to reach their homes safely on the New Year's Eve of 31 December. IETT has put additional flights, including metrobus, to the central points of Istanbul in order for Istanbulites to reach their homes peacefully and safely at the beginning of the year. The services of 17 lines and metrobus, organized according to the main transportation regions of Istanbul, will continue uninterruptedly until the morning. night service [more…]

34 Istanbul

Beyoglu Nostalgic Tram A Week Free

The Nostalgic Tram, whose services were temporarily stopped due to the works that started on Istiklal Street on January 13, was brought back to Taksim after 1 year. Nostalgic Tram services between Taksim Tünel Square and Taksim Square, which were stopped in mid-January due to the renovation works on Istiklal Street, resumed today. Governor of Istanbul Vasip Şahin, Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mevlüt Uysal, Istanbul [more…]

06 Ankara

New Year Message from General Manager of TCDD

We are entering a new year with fresh hopes, excitements and expectations. In 2017, our country continued its economic growth in a stable manner despite all kinds of obstacles and difficulties. As in every field, there were very important developments and firsts in the year we said goodbye to the railway sector. Within the scope of the liberalization process of the railway sector, TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş. 1 January 2017 date [more…]

34 Istanbul

What to Do in Istiklal Street Arrangements

Taksim-Tünel Tramway started to play the bell again after an interval of 11 months. The rails of the Taksim-Tünel Tram, which made its first voyage in 1883 and served until 1961, were put into service on December 29, 29 under the name of Nostalgic Tram, after a break of 1990 years. It was produced by processing 225 tons of steel at Kardemir Iron and Steel Factory. We call an End to Open Excavation on Istiklal Street by Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality [more…]

34 Istanbul

Istanbul Has Its Nostalgic Tram

President Uysal kept his promise on November 8 and brought the nostalgic tram, one of the symbols of Istanbul, to Istanbulites again. Istanbul Metropolitan Mayor Mevlüt Uysal kept his promise to Istanbulites on the 40th day of his appointment and completed the construction works on Istiklal Street and put the nostalgic tram into service. President Uysal had a breakfast meeting with journalists on November 8, and it was clear when a journalist's work on Istiklal Street will take place. [more…]

Intercity Railways

A Study to Shorten the Distance Between Two Neighborhoods in Manisa

A cooperation protocol was signed between Şehzadeler Municipality and TCDD İzmir Regional Directorate for the railway underpass works planned to be built between Kazım Karabekir District and Akpınar District with the initiatives of Şehzadeler Municipality. After the railway underpass works to be carried out by TCDD İzmir Regional Directorate were completed, the traffic problem between the two neighborhoods was largely resolved. [more…]

22 Edirne

High speed train from Prime Minister Yıldırım to Edirne

Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım announced that the first digging will be struck for the high-speed train project, which will reduce the distance between Istanbul and Edirne to 1 hour and 15 minutes. While evaluating the issues related to the agenda at his party's congress in Edirne, Prime Minister Yıldırım also gave the good news of a project. HIGH-SPEED TRAIN TO Edirne Prime Minister Yıldırım talked about the high-speed train project between Istanbul and Edirne and said, “High-speed train is coming to Edirne, good luck. in the first months of 2018 [more…]

06 Ankara

New Year's message from Transport Minister Arslan

My Esteemed Colleagues, 2017 has been a good year in which very big projects that will shed light on the future of our nation and carry our country into the future have been realized, and thus dreams have become reality. Etude Project studies of Kanal Istanbul, one of the biggest projects in the world, have started. Progress in the construction of Istanbul New Airport reached 75 percent. Europe's first and the world's second longest tunnel [more…]


Today in History: 31 December 1892 Anatolian Railway ...

Today in History, 31 December 1892, the first train of the Anatolian Railway Company reached Ankara with flowers and flags. On December 31, 1928, the bonds of the Konya-Yenice section, which were in the possession of Deutshe Bank with Law No. 1375 but were seized by the allies with the Versailles Agreement, were separated as the Anatolian line of the Baghdad Railways, with a maturity of 74 years, from Deutsche Orient Bank for 241.992.412 Swiss Francs. Purchased.