Treasury, Gebze-Halkalı received additional credit for the suburban line: the Treasury, Gebze, which is part of the Marmaray project from the European Investment Bank (EIB).Halkalı 200 provided an additional loan of € 12m as part of the improvement of suburban lines.
Officials told Reuters that the new loan from the EIB and the Council of Europe Development Bank, in addition to the 860 million-euro loan, will be used by the Ministry of Transport. Halkalı-The two-track rail system between Kazlıçeşme and Söğütlüçeşme-Gebze will be installed on three lines.
Authorities did not provide information about the terms of the loan to be used.
8 will be held in Ankara in May with the participation of Treasury and EIB officials.
from Gebze HalkalıIn the scope of Marmaray project, which consists of 77 kilometer lines, the foundation of the 1.4 kilometer rail tube crossing between Sirkeci and Üsküdar and the Bosphorus under the sea was laid in 2004 and the tube passage was opened for use in October 29.
The renovation of the suburban lines is expected to take about two years.
Within the scope of the project, approximately 5.5 billion pounds was invested.