EghtesadOnline: T “ransportation”, one of 12 groups of goods and services surveyed by the Statistical Center of Iran for calculating the inflation rate, registered an average annualized inflation of 36.2% in the seventh month of the current Iranian year (Sept. 23-Oct. 22).
EghtesadOnline: The average goods and services Consumer Price Index of “transportation” in the 12-month period ending Jan. 20 increased by 40.2% compared with the similar period of the year before.
EghtesadOnline: A total of 76 million passengers used public means of road transportation during the current Iranian year’s first nine months (March 21-Dec. 21, 2021), registering a 15% rise compared with the similar period of last year, latest report released by the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development shows.
EghtesadOnline: The indexes of “transportation” and “tobacco” registered the highest monthly price rise in the eighth month of the current fiscal year (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) among 12 groups of consumer goods and services monitored by the Statistical Center of Iran.
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.