A forum calls for the creation of a light rail transport network…

AMMAN – The Al-Nahda Forum called on the government to discuss the establishment of a national joint-stock company to manufacture, operate and manage light rail and railway networks to meet the public transport needs of the Jordanian cities, according to Khaberni.اضافة اعلان

Monday’s forum suggested installing public transport networks in cities characterized by flat topography and linking neighboring cities with each other via rail networks to facilitate transport and minimize pollution, noise and accidents, which have become daily occurrences in the Kingdom.

National entities have the necessary common experience and knowledge in the field of manufacturing and engineering for this project, the forum said, noting that these bodies can expand their efforts and mobilize national funding to establish a national company. to this end. The forum also proposed that the government should import ready-made technologies for manufacturing and operating trains from countries such as Germany, France and Turkey.

Jordan has an “urgent need” for such an undertaking, especially in light of the transition to smart and safe cities that protect pedestrians and travelers, improve modern transport and boost green industries.

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