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Iron Silk Road Will Pass Through Iran!

Iron Silk Road will pass through Iran!; It is involved in China's One Belt One Road Project with Iranian railways. Speaking to the National Channel, Iranian Minister of Transport and Urbanization Mohammad Islami, One Belt One Road [more…]

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Iran Railways Map

The first permanent railway was opened in 1888 between Tehran and the temple of Shah-Abdol-Azim in Rey. Built to 800mm gauge, the 9km line was mostly intended for pilgrim use, although a few quarry branches were added later. Finally [more…]

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Turhan: Gateway to Europe, Turkey, Iran

Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan said, “Turkey is the gateway to Europe for Iran; For Turkey, Iran is the gateway to Asia, especially Central Asia. For this purpose, our delegations planned new transportation routes. [more…]

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RAI cooperation with TCDD strengthens

RAI cooperation with TCDD is strengthening: Hossein Ashuri, Vice President of Iranian Railways and General Manager of Foreign Relations Abbas Nazari General Manager of TCDD İsa Apaydınvisited in his office. Iran Railways (RAI) President [more…]

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Turkey-Iran railway transport

Turkey-Iran railway transportation: Turkish Republic State Railways (TCDD) Deputy Head of Freight Department Naci Özçelik stated that they aim to increase the transportation volume between Turkey and Iran to one million tons. In Tehran, the capital of Iran, “Turkey, Iran, Kazakhstan, [more…]

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Iran and Italy to co-operate on railways

Iran and Italy will cooperate on railways: Iran's Minister of Transport and Housing, Abbas Ahundi, in his meeting with Italian infrastructure minister Graziana Delrio in Rome yesterday, said that there are two sides with Italy on high-speed trains. [more…]

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Azerbaijan and Iran will join the bridge tomorrow

A bridge will be laid tomorrow for the bridge that will connect the Azerbaijani and Iranian railways networks: Construction of a bridge crossing the Astara River, which will unite the Azerbaijani and Iranian railways networks, will connect the cities of Azerbaijan Astara and Iran Astara [more…]

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Train from China Reaches Iran

The Train Departing From China Arrives in Iran: The first direct container train between China and Iran arrived in Iran on February 14. The train, which departed from Yiwu in eastern China, arrived in Tehran, the capital of Iran, after a 14-day journey. [more…]