Railway Industry



  • نفت ایران هند 2017-06-18 15:07

    Iran, India call for boosting credit lines

    TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) – Economy ministers of Iran and India met in Seoul and examined ways to facilitate the use of credit lines.

  • حمل و نقل ریلی 2017-05-31 11:06

    Tehran, Dushanbe mull over stronger rail ties

    TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) – An official at Iran's Railway Company said Iran’s aluminum powder and crude oil will be soon exported to Tajikistan via railroad.

  • راه آهن همدان 2017-05-20 04:38

    Iran, Germany ink railway MoU

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for technical and financial cooperation has been signed between the Bonyad Eastern railway company (Bonrail) and German State Railway.

  • railexpo 2017-05-14 15:05

    RAI to sign deal for 6,000 freight wagons

    TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – Deputy Head of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways Company (RAI) said an agreement to purchase and build 6,000 freight wagons will be sealed in time with the 5th International Exhibition of Rail Transportation and Related Industries, Equipment.

  • پرچم ایران و فرانسه 2017-05-06 22:35

    France to invest in Iran's railway industry, shipbuilding

    TEHRAN, May 06 (MNA) – The Industrial Development & Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO) known as IDRO Group and the Movement of the Enterprises of France (MEDEF) inked an MoU to cooperate in investment, insurance and major projects.

  • حمل و نقل ریلی 2017-05-03 09:40

    ME railways vision plan drawn up at RAME summit

    TEHRAN, May 03 (MNA) – A vision plan for the current and future perspective of Middle East railways has been drawn up based on the activities of the Regional Assembly Middle East (RAME), CEO of the Railways of the Islamic Republic of Iran said Tuesday.

  • Rail exports 2017-04-09 22:59

    Tehran to host Iran RAILEXPO 2017

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – The 5th International Exhibition of Rail Transportation Related Industries & Equipment will convene in the Iranian capital from 15-18 May 2017.

  • اقتصاد واگن سازی 2017-03-28 09:46

    Tehran, Moscow sign MoU to build railcars

    TEHRAN, Mar. 28 (MNA) – A Memorandum of Understanding was inked Monday between the Industrial Development & Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO) and Transmashholding, Russia’s largest company on the railway machine-building market.

  • Railway 2017-03-12 12:58

    Iran transits 950k tons of commodities through rail

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Railway official Hossein Ashouri has reported on displacement of 950,000 tons of goods through rail transit in the first eleven months of the current Iranian calendar year (began March 20, 2016).

  • Railway 2017-03-08 15:42

    Tehran, Moscow, Baku reach cut rail tariffs by 50%

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – A trilateral meeting between Iran, Russia and Azerbaijan agreed to reduce railway tariffs by 50% in order to activate North-South Transport Corridor.

  • عباس آخوندی 2017-03-06 20:48

    France ready to renew Iran’s rail fleet

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – France’s economy minister has voiced readiness of Paris to contribute to modernization of Iran’s rail industry.

  • واگن باری- کراپ 2017-03-06 15:31

    Iran, Russia to build 6,000 freight cars

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – Iran and Russia have agreed to jointly manufacture six thousand railroad cars for domestic consumption.

  • ترانزیت ریلی 2017-02-25 10:58

    Railroad to connect Iran, Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Feb. 25 (MNA) – Railway official Hossein Ashouri said the railroad connecting Iran to its eastern neighbor Afghanistan will become operational in the coming Iranian year (to begin March 21).

  • راه آهن 2017-02-20 13:27

    Tehran, Paris ink railway coop. agreement

    TEHRAN, Feb. 20 (MNA) – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Iranian and French railways who agreed to form six working groups.

  • فولاد 2017-02-18 11:34

    By: Mohammad Hossein Azari

    Iran’s steel market in ‘New Normal’ era

    TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (MNA) – Steel industry of Iran, en route to realizing 55 million tons of output by the year 2025, is faced with abundance of ups and downs which require careful planning.

  • rail 2017-02-08 15:50

    Tehran welcomes joint railcar production with Astana

    TEHRAN, Feb. 08 (MNA) – RAI head, while pointing to the need for 31 thousand new passenger and cargo railway wagons inside the country, said Iran welcomed joint train cars by Iranian and Kazakh firms.

  • قطاز نخجوان به ایران 2016-12-31 11:21

    First Nakhchivan train enters Mashhad

    TEHRAN, Dec. 31 (MNA) – First passenger train from the Republic of Azerbaijan’s Nakhchivan arrived in Mashhad on Friday evening.

  • transport 2016/12/11

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Transport: a pivotal sector in APAC`s journey to sustainability

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Transport is a key contributor to economic growth, prosperity and to societal well-being.

  • railroad 2016-11-09 21:15

    RAI president:

    Astara-Astara railway to come on stream within months

    TEHRAN, Nov. 09 (MNA) – President of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (RAI) said the Astara (Iran)-Astara (Azerbaijan) railway line will become operational in the current Iranian year (ending March 20).

  • حمل و نقل ریلی 2016-11-01 15:40

    Russian Railways to open bureau in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 01 (MNA) – Representative of Russian Railways said the transportation company is seeking to set up a representative office in Iran.

  • ترانزیت ریلی 2016-10-22 13:36

    Four Central Asian states to boost transit via Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Railway official Hossein Ashouri has reported on an agreement with Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan for transit of goods via Iran.

  • اجلاس پنج جانبه راه آهن 2016-10-17 15:25

    By: Mahmoud Rahimi

    Quintet meeting on railroad coop.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – The quintet meeting on the Central Asia railroad started work here on Monday in participation with the regional countries. Iran, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Turkey have attended the meeting.

  • سمینار مشترک ایران و اتحادیه اروپا در مورد سیاست گذاری در راه آهن 2016-10-17 14:12

    By: Mahmoud Rahimi

    Iran, Europe joint seminar on railway policy

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – Iran-Europe joint seminar on railway policy was held on Monday in the presence of Iran's Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mehrdad Taghizadeh.

  • rail 2016-10-17 11:38

    Quintet railway summit kicks off in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – A quintet summit of railways was launched in Tehran on Monday attended by railway companies of Iran, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkey and Turkmenistan.

  • بهره برداری از 74 واگن مترو و 80 تاکسی هیبریدی 2016-09-18 15:38

    Iran to build 2200 freight carriages with Russian finance

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – RAI vice-president said a total of 2200 freight cars will be added to Iran’s rail fleet by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 20).

  • قطار2 2016-08-28 13:20

    Iran pursues rail link to Caucasus states

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – Deputy road minister has announced that Qazvin-Rasht railroad, upon completion, will connect Iran to Caucasus countries.

  • catering 2016-08-15 15:21

    Iran, Austria open largest ME catering in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Dona International Catering Company, as the biggest of its type in the Middle East, was inaugurated in Tehran on Sunday.

  • اصغر فخریه کاشان 2016-07-26 10:25

    Iran, Italy to form technical committee for infrastructure projects

    TEHRAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – Deputy road minister, while pointing to Iran-Italy cooperation in infrastructure projects, said a test center for rail systems will be set up in collaboration with the Italian side.

  • photo_2016-07-05_14-28-06.jpg 2016-07-05 14:56

    Arak to host 3 prestigious intl. exhibitions simultaneously

    ARAK, Jul. 05 (MNA) – The First Intl. Exhibition of Aluminum Industry will be held in Arak, Markazi Province, concurrent with exhibition of rail and building industries.

  • chabahar-759.jpg 2016-06-17 13:38

    India to export $150 mn rails for Chabahar port next month

    TEHRAN, Jun. 17 (MNA) – Indian steel companies will export rails worth USD 150 million to Iran next month as part of a pact between the two countries for developing railway and other infrastructure at strategically important Chabahar port, Indianexpress reported.