New developments regarding the “Kurtalan - Cizre Border Railway Project” to be realized by the General Directorate of Infrastructure Investments have been recorded.
According to the information received from Investments Magazine; feasibility studies and implementation projects are completed and the construction tender for the railway project is planned to be launched. Stating that the Ministry of Development will apply for the project to be included in the investment program of the year 2013, the authorities declared that a tender announcement can be made in the first half of 2013 after obtaining the necessary approvals. The length of the Kurtalan - Cizre Border Railway, which will be financed from equity, is determined as 146 km. The realization of the project will contribute greatly to Siirt and the regional economy. (SB)
Source : Investments