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Istanbul Tehran Islamabad Freight Train Reopened

Adil Karaismailoğlu, the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, attended the 10th Meeting of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Transport Ministers via video-conference method. During the meeting, especially in keeping the supply chain open under the COVID-19 outbreak, [more…]

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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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98 Iran

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…]