Why rail
06 Ankara

Importance of Railways to Turkey

Importance of Railways for Turkey; It is the first and most important element of the public transportation approach, which has an increasing importance in terms of transportation systems. It is the dynamo of integration and economic development. Economic, social and cultural development [more…]

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7 Russia

New Silk Road Turkey will grow!

Turkish-Russian inter-parliamentary friendship group Deputy Chairman Savelyev said, “'Turkey will significantly expand its market and export volume with this project (with the New Silk Road). Because this transportation corridor takes the transportation time between Turkey and China. [more…]

Baku Tbilisi Kars Railway Line
Intercity Railways

Baku Tbilisi Kars Railway Turkish Side Ends End of Month

The Turkish side of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway ends at the end of the month: Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communication Ahmet Arslan, regarding the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project, which connects Asia and Europe, said, “As of the end of this month, the Turkish side has been completed. [more…]

49 Germany

Demir Silk Road Photography Exhibition in Berlin

The Iron Silk Road Photography Exhibition was opened in Berlin: The “Iron Silk Road Photography Exhibition” was opened in Berlin, the capital of Germany. Turks participated in the exhibition opened at the Hamburger Station Museum in Berlin, the capital of Germany, as part of the "Eskişehir Railway Culture Project". [more…]

44 UK

Historical Silk Road becomes a Silk Silk Road

AK Party Deputy Chairman for Foreign Relations Ömer Çelik stated that the historical Silk Road will be revived as the “Iron Silk Road” and said, “London-Beijing will be connected by rail from the historical Silk Road line and the majority of this road will be connected to each other. [more…]


Iron Silk Road 2012ye may not catch up.

When the foundation of Turkey was laid in Kars 3 years ago, 2011 percent of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Iron Silk Road line, which was stated to be completed in 55, has been completed so far. Georgia's line of the project, in which a team of 200 people works [more…]