EghtesadOnline: The complete dilapidated taxi fleet in the capital city of Tehran can be renovated in 18 months, if 50 trillion rials ($181.8 million) are allocated to the project, Tehran Municipality’s deputy for traffic and transportation affairs said.
EghtesadOnline: By March 2022, 500 buses will join the fleet of the capital city Tehran, as part of efforts to improve the city's transportation system.
EghtesadOnline: A30% increase in intercity road passenger transportation fares will come into effect as of June 22, according to an official with the Road Maintenance and Transportation Organization affiliated with the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development.
EghtesadOnline: The government plans to complete the construction of five rail projects, all of which have so far had more than 50% progress, by the end of its term in August, according to a report released by the Construction and Development of Transportation Infrastructure Company.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 70 trillion rials ($285 million) have been spent on repairing roads, patching asphalts and constructing asphalt roads in rural areas since the beginning of the current fiscal year (March 20, 2020), says Daryoush Amani, the head of Road Maintenance and Transportation Organization.
EghtesadOnline: The average goods and services Consumer Price Index of “transportation” in the 12-month period ending Feb. 18, which marks the end of the 11th month of the current Iranian year, increased by 65.3% compared with the similar period of the year before.
EghtesadOnline: The scheme to streamline Iran’s public transportation will be launched soon, based on a deal to overhaul age-old buses and taxis in metropolises, a deputy interior minister said.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran’s transportation fleet requires 7,000 new high-quality buses to deliver adequate mobility services to the public, the head of Tehran Bus Company said.
EghtesadOnline: The average goods and services Consumer Price Index of “transportation” in the 12-month period ending Nov. 20, which marks the end of the eighth Iranian month, increased by 63.7% compared with the similar period of the year before.
EghtesadOnline: A clinker transportation rail line was recently launched in the southern Khuzestan Province’s Shalamcheh border checkpoint.