Some rail projects of Istanbul could not find any fund this year.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality decided to take slow steps in 7 metro projects.
Construction works in Kartal-Kaynarca metro is almost completed and the metro is very close to opening.
The biggest share from Istanbul’s 2016 rail investments budget is for Kabatas-Mecidiyekoy-Mahmutbey metro.
One of the two metro projects that got the biggest share from the 2016 budget of Istanbul is Uskudar-Umraniye-Sancaktepe metro.
Budget for rail systems in Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality’s budget gets 25% share of total budget.
Turkey is getting prepared for the big tunnel project which will connect two sides of Istanbul by rail and road. Here are frequently asked questions about the project:
Construction works will start on 13 new lines in Istanbul until the end of 2016..
Transportation Ministry declared that tender for Kaynarca-Sabiha Gokcen Airport has completed and construction works started.
Construction works started in Kabatas-Mecidiyekoy metro project which is a 7-km extension of Mahmutbey-Mecidiyekoy metro which is also under construction.
Istanbul has the biggest urban transport system by rail in Turkey..
Will Big Istanbul Tunnel help the traffic problem?
There are many rail transport projects in Istanbul’s investment program..
5 metro projects of Istanbul will progress fast in 2015..