EghtesadOnline: Following the example of Tehran, major Iranian cities such as Qom, Karaj and Shiraz are also investing in technology centers, which are expected to boost their startup ecosystems.
EghtesadOnline: Payam International Airport, located in the city of Karaj, 35 km from Tehran, has temporarily suspended international cargo flight services to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, says Payam Special Economic Zone’s Managing Director Sanagou-Motlaq.
EghtesadOnline: State authorities have recently zeroed in on tech infrastructure in Karaj, the provincial center of Alborz, to further develop the technology ecosystem in the metropolis.
EghtesadOnline: To put a cap on the increasing air pollution in Iranian megacities, Karaj and Isfahan, urban managers have once again employed restrictive traffic rules, the efficiency of which has been repeatedly questioned.
EghtesadOnline: Hashtgerd Metro Station, an extension of Tehran-Karaj intercity subway’s Line 5, is to be launched in two weeks.
EghtesadOnline: Karaj Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture plans to send a delegation of traders from the fields of information technology, machinery, food products and tourism to Poland and Estonia.
EghtesadOnline: Payam International Airport, located in the city of Karaj, 35 km from Tehran, is scheduled to operate a passenger flight on Sept. 9, leaving Karaj for Mashhad in the northeastern Khorasan Razavi Province.
EghtesadOnline: After a 2-day delay, the first phase of using fuel cards at the filling stations commenced on Tuesday (August 13) in four mega cities, namely Tehran, Karaj, Isfahan and Tabriz.
EghtesadOnline: To improve the rickety public transportation system in Karaj, the capital of Alborz Province, Karaj Municipality has bought 200 new buses from Oghab Afshan Industrial and Manufacturing Company, 30 of which were delivered on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: More than a decade after the subway construction plan in Alborz Province was announced, municipal bodies have stopped promising ambitious dates for its conclusion.