Information published on 19 June 2018 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 604.

Iran: New Appointment within Iranian Railways (RAI)

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Mr Hossein Ashoori has been appointed as the Acting President of RAI since 1 June 2018 and he will assist RAI president, Dr Saeed Mohammadzadeh, in developing rail transport plans and policies in the country and also in the international arena.

Mr Ashoori, was already Vice-President of RAI for operation and movement and also international traffic, and at the same time he is also member of the board of RAI.

Mr Ashoori has already attended several UIC global conferences as keynote speaker and is interested in developing cooperation with international rail organisations and also developing cooperation between RAI and other railways, especially for developing rail connections between Europe and Asia.

(Source: RAI)