EghtesadOnline: The National Coronavirus Headquarters has not issued any ban on public transportation companies from offering services during the upcoming Iranian New Year holidays (March 21-April 2), known as Norouz.
EghtesadOnline: Three pipeline construction projects to transfer gasoline, diesel and kerosene were inaugurated Monday stretching over 933 kilometers, the Oil Ministry news agency Shana reported.
EghtesadOnline: A pipeline is being laid from Bandar Abbas in Hormozgan Province to Shiraz in Fars Province to boost delivery of petroleum products via pipelines instead of roadways, an official said.
EghtesadOnline: The Iranian government has paid loans worth 28.9 trillion rials ($120 million) to transportation companies hurt by the coronavirus as of Jan. 19, an official with the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development said on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 4.95 million passengers travelled via railroad during the first seven months of the current Iranian year (March 20-Sept. 21), which shows a 67.5% decline compared with the similar period of last year, according to data released by Rail Transportation Companies’ Guild Union.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 242 million tons of commodities were transported across the country via road during the first half of the current Iranian year (March 20-Sept. 21), according to Mehran Qorbani, deputy head of the Road Maintenance and transportation Organization affiliated with the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development.
EghtesadOnline: A nationwide plan for converting 1.4 million gasoline-powered public transport vehicles and private cars to CNG hybrids has gained impetus.
EghtesadOnline: Belated data released by IranAir show that the airline transported about 304,000 passengers in the first three months of the current fiscal year (March 20-June 20).
EghtesadOnline: The average goods and services Consumer Price Index of the transportation sector in the 12-month period ending Aug. 21, which marks the end of the fifth Iranian month, increased by 47.2% compared with the similar period of the year before.
EghtesadOnline: The Education and Human Resources Institute, affiliated to Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture, is scheduled to hold a comprehensive course on trade in September and a meeting where international transportation specialists will answer frequently asked questions (FAQ) in their field of expertise.