public transport fleet

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  • transport 2020-02-03 15:01

    ‘Transportation fleet in urgent need of modernization’

    TEHRAN – Iranian transport and urban development minister said on Monday that the modernization of the country’s transportation fleet should continue in the form of a smart movement and bureaucratic processes should be minimized in this regard.

  • 10,000 taxis to be added to public transport fleet 2019-10-23 21:27

    10,000 taxis to be added to public transport fleet

    TEHRAN – A total of 10,000 new taxis will be added to the country’s public transport fleet by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 2020), Mohsen Pourseyyed Aqaei, deputy mayor of Tehran for traffic and transport affairs, has announced.

  • Tehran bus fleet delivers 165 million rides within 4 months 2019-08-17 22:49

    Tehran bus fleet delivers 165 million rides within 4 months

    TEHRAN – The bus transport system in the metropolis of Tehran has delivered over 165 million rides during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21), Tehran bus operating company's managing director Peyman Sanandaji has said.

  • Old taxis soon reach up to 192,000 2019-08-03 15:26

    Old taxis soon reach up to 192,000

    TEHRAN – There are currently 150,000 clunker taxis in the country, which will reach up to 192,000 by the end of this year (March 2020), Morteza Zameni, director general of urban taxi drivers union has said.

  • Tehran bus fleet equipped with 500 CNG tanks 2019-07-16 20:30

    Tehran bus fleet equipped with 500 CNG tanks

    TEHRAN – Some 500 compressed natural gas (CNG) tanks have been provided to the buses running in the capital’s transport fleet replacing the old ones, head of public transport and urban traffic affairs of the Municipalities and Village Administrations Organization has announced.

  • 100 buses in Tehran transport fleet renovated within 4 months 2019-07-15 20:35

    100 buses in Tehran transport fleet renovated within 4 months

    TEHRAN – Some 100 buses operating in the capital’s public transport fleet have been renovated since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21), Tehran bus operating company’s director general has said.

  • Biodiesel curbs 160,000 kg of carbon emissions 2019-07-07 11:52

    Biodiesel curbs 160,000 kg of carbon emissions

    TEHRAN – The first phase of the scheme on using biodiesel in Tehran bus transport fleet which was piloted some three years ago, has resulted in reduction of carbon emissions by 160,000 kilograms, Mehr news agency reported on Saturday.

  • 70 imported metro cars to join transport fleet soon 2019-06-22 18:02

    70 imported metro cars to join transport fleet soon

    TEHRAN – Tehran Mayor Pirouz Hanachi announced that some 70 new metro cars have been imported to the country which will soon join operational metro lines, Tasnim reported on Saturday.

  • $4m budget allocated to promote non-motorized transport 2019-03-03 22:02

    $4m budget allocated to promote non-motorized transport

    TEHRAN – A total budget of 170 billion rials (around $4 million) has been allocated to promote bike lanes across the capital city of Tehran, encouraging the residents to ride bicycles.