highways and freeways


  • khademi 2021-07-16 15:38

    Iranian road network needs 12,500 km of new highways to meet demands

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Transport and Urban Development Minister has said over 12,500 kilometers (km) of highways are needed to be constructed across the country to meet the country’s current transportation demands, IRIB reported on Friday.

  • railway 2021-06-08 14:47

    10 major transport projects to be inaugurated by late August

    TEHRAN – The Transport and Urban Development Ministry plans to inaugurate 10 major projects including five roads and five railway projects across the county by the end of the fifth Iranian calendar month of Mordad (August 21), IRNA reported.

  • freeway 2021-02-26 14:34

    Rouhani inaugurates major freeway near capital Tehran

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday inaugurated a 158-kilometers-long freeway near capital Tehran through a virtual ceremony, IRNA reported.

  • projects 2020-11-20 13:52

    Transport projects worth over $748m inaugurated across Iran

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated several transport projects including 10 airport projects as well as some freeway and highways with a total investment of 31.43 trillion rials (about $748.3 million) in eight provinces across the country on Thursday.

  • road 2020-02-07 14:06

    724km added to Iran’s main roads since March 2019

    TEHRAN – Some 724 kilometers (km) of new main roads and highways have been added to the country’s roads network since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2019), IRNA reported, quoting the Iranian transport and urban development minister as saying on Thursday.

  • freeway 2020-01-26 14:49

    ‘Six prioritized freeway projects to be completed in 2 years’

    TEHRAN – Deputy Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Kheirollah Khademi says six prioritized freeways projects with a total length of 550 kilometers (KM) are planned to be inaugurated by the Iranian Calendar year of 1400 (starts in March 2021).