Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (IRIR)


  • projects 2017-08-25 19:39

    Numerous development projects to be inaugurated in ‘Government Week’

    TEHRAN – On the occasion of the Government Week (August 24-30), several development projects in different sectors including road, rail and electricity are set to go operational across Iran.

  • Iran-Afghanistan 2017-07-23 19:27

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran, Afghanistan to link railway networks

    TEHRAN – Iran and Afghanistan signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Sunday for implementing a project linking rail networks of the two neighboring countries.

  • RAI-FS 2017-07-12 19:41

    Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Iran, Italy pen €1.2b rail MOU

    TEHRAN - The Islamic Republic of Iran Railways, known also as RAI, and the Italian state-run railway company, Ferrovie dello Stato (FS), on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding worth €1.2 billion on construction of a high-speed railway between the Iranian central cities of Arak and Qom.

  • Railway infrastructures 2017-06-13 09:56

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Rail development on track despite inefficiencies

    The development of railway sector is one of the macro policies of the Iranian government as it has been emphasized by the general policies of the Sixth Five-Year National Development Plan (2016-2021).

  • Iran-Spain 2017-05-17 19:27

    Tehran, Madrid sign MOU on railway co-op

    TEHRAN – Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (IRIR) and Spain’s Administrator of Railway Infrastructures (known as Adif) signed a memorandum of understanding on Tuesday for railway cooperation, IRNA reported.

  • rail freight 2017-04-18 10:42

    Annual railway freight transport reaches 40.4m tons

    TEHRAN – Some 40.4 million tons of cargos were transported via railway in Iran during the last Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), IRNA reported on Monday quoting an official in Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (IRIR).

  • Iran-Latvia 2017-04-06 23:18

    Latvia welcomes expansion of transport co-op with Iran

    TEHRAN- Latvia welcomes development of its transport cooperation with Iran, Latvian Transport Ministry's State Secretary Kaspars Ozolins said in a meeting with Iranian Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan in Tehran, IRNA reported on Wednesday.