Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan stated that they put 15 projects worth 900 billion 123 million liras into service this year and said, “We have also started 47 projects with a total amount of 700 billion 126 million liras, which are planned to be completed next year.” said. Minister Arslan held a press conference regarding the evaluation of 2017 and the targets for 2018.
Arslan, in his speech here, the last 15 380 billion 200 years as the Ministry of investment was invested, the next year 28 billion 800 million pounds will be invested.
This year, the 15 billion 900 project in the amount of 123 Xnumx said that they opened the next year, planned to be completed next year 47 billion 700 million xNUMX project also announced that they have started.
While Arslan provided information about the investments made on highways, he stated that they aim to connect all provinces in a divided way in 2019. Indicating that 38,5 percent of the total road network is a divided road, Arslan said that 80 percent of the traffic is through divided roads.
Explaining that the works on the Northern Marmara Highway Kınalı Odayeri and Kurtköy-Akyazı are continuing, Arslan said that 125 kilometers of it is aimed to be completed in 2018 and the remaining section in 2019.
The route will shorten by 41 kilometers
Arslan stated that they will put some important tunnels on the North-South axis into service in 2018, and by completing the Ovit tunnel on the Rize-Erzurum road and Kırık and Dallıkavak tunnels, 41 km shortening will be achieved on the route of these three tunnels. He said he would connect to.
Minister Arslan stated that the noise map of the 650-kilometer section was produced and said, “We have completed the noise barrier project of 2 meters in length. Our work on the noise barrier project with a length of 611 meters is about to be completed. We attach great importance to this project. With the noise barrier in the new period, we will prevent people from being disturbed by traffic noise, especially in city passes. ” he spoke.
15 annually 50 million trees planted on the road indicating that the Arsenal, this year 4,3 million tree planting was done, he said.
15 thousand jobs will be provided in dangerous goods transportation
Explaining that 161 Hazardous Substances Security Advisory Institutions are authorized this year, Arslan stated that they aim to provide employment for 2018 thousand people in 15 in this field.
Arslan stated that they also care about the railways and that they planned to start 2018 on the Ankara-Sivas YHT line and to begin passenger transportation in the first half of 2019.
Arslan said that the first of the 2 ferries to operate in Van Lake will be put into operation at the beginning of the year and the other in the middle of the year.
Stating that 238 million passengers have been carried in Marmaray so far, Arslan stated that 68 million passengers are planned to be transported next year.
The number of passengers carried on the airline reached 195 million
Arslan stated that the number of passengers carried on the airline reached 195 million as of the end of this year and reached the record, “Next year, we will add another 10 million and exceed 200 million.” said.
Arslan stated that 2018 tariffs were limited to 10 at the service prices for domestic flights, and they did not make an increase because of the service costs for international flights.
Stating that they will send Türksat 5A to space in 2020 and Türksat 5B to space in 2021, Arslan pointed out that he will be among the top 5 countries of the world using the new Ku-Band frequency.
Space Systems Integration and Test Center (uset) production commenced the first domestic communications satellite Turksat 6a design nearing completion and that the proficiency test models Arslan stated that the start of production for Turkey, said it would take its place among the 10 countries that produce communications satellite.
Arslan also expressed in this legislative period to complete the work on the establishment of Turkey Space Agency.
Indicating that the realization rate at Istanbul New Airport is around 75-76 percent, Arslan said that there are over 30 thousand employees in this project.
Turkish owned foreign bayraklı Stating that 5 thousand 384 boats have passed to the Turkish flag, Arslan stated that their target is 6 thousand boats.
Arslan, while giving information about the works for the Canal Istanbul Project that will connect the Black Sea to Marmara, noted that the studies continue and the drillings are increased. Arslan stated that the channel will eliminate the risks arising from the transportation of dangerous goods on the Bosphorus and provide urban transformation.
Turkey Card will be launched in 2018
National Cyber Incidents Intervention Center, indicating that critical infrastructures have been ensured instant monitoring of Arslan, especially in the sense of blocking the cyber attacks in the last year, said that the increase of 8 times.
Arslan said that the number of connections found to be used for cyber attack in the past year has increased from 400 to 7 as a result of increasing preventive activities, and said:
“These connections are blocked by BTK in infrastructure at ISP level. Within the framework of preventive activities, more than 300 institutions were identified and closed in the establishment. Within the scope of vulnerability scanning and threat detection, more than 1500 openings were identified and action was taken to close them. ”
Arslan of Turkey cards stating the project will be implemented in 2018, PTT reported Paperless Office project will begin in 2018.