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Azerbaijan and Iran building new bridge of cooperation

Azerbaijan and Iran building new bridge of cooperation

Minister of Roads and Urban Development of the Islamic Republic of Iran, co-chairman of the Azerbaijan-Iran Intergovernmental Joint Economic Cooperation Commission Rostam Ghasemi completed his visit to Azerbaijan yesterday. The …

First freight train sent off from Azerbaijan's Astara to Iran

First freight train sent off from Azerbaijan's Astara to Iran

The first freight train was sent off from Azerbaijan’s Astara city to Iran’s Astara city, the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC said in a message. The train consisted of six cars was loaded with Russian timber and medium-density …

Azerbaijan to reconstruct its railway to Russia

Azerbaijan to reconstruct its railway to Russia

Azerbaijan will start reconstructing of the  Baku-Yalama railway to the border with Russia in 2018, which is part of the International North-South Transport Corridor, the republic's President Ilham Aliyev said …

Azerbaijan to finance half of Rasht-Astara rail project

Azerbaijan to finance half of Rasht-Astara rail project

Azerbaijan will provide Iran with 500 million euro worth of loan for completing the Rasht-Astara rail segment as part of the International North-South Transportation Corridor. "Keeping in mind the mutual benefits of the …

Azerbaijan to build Astara unloading terminal in Iran

Azerbaijan to build Astara unloading terminal in Iran

Head of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov and president of the Iran Railways Saeed Mohammadzadeh have signed an agreement within the framework of the 'Construction and operation of Astara loading …

SOCAR closes an export pipeline to Iran for repairs

SOCAR closes an export pipeline to Iran for repairs

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) closes an export pipeline running to Iran for repairs. According to the Company, from 9 am to 6 pm on November 29 the SOCAR Gas Export Department will suspend gas supply on the Astara …

Russia and Azerbaijan start new railway project

Russia and Azerbaijan start new railway project

The first cargo train from India to Russia will be launched in late August 2016 as part of the North-South project, the head of the Azerbaijan Railways, Javid Gurbanov, said. "The freight train will take off …

Iran starts construction of Qazvin-Astara railway

Iran starts construction of Qazvin-Astara railway

Iran has started the construction of a railroad from Qazvin to Astara, which will be constructed in the context of the North-South international transport project, the Ambassador of the Republic of Iran to Azerbaijan Mohsen Pakayin ...

Rasht-Astara railway is a priority for Iran

Rasht-Astara railway is a priority for Iran

The Czech Republic is planning to start investing in the construction of the Rasht-Astara railway, the president of 'Iranian Railways' Purseyd Agai Mohsen stated. He stated that the lifting of sanctions against …