Sunday, May 15, 2005

Iran News - Tehran Metro chief unaware of rumors

Iran News - Tehran Metro chief unaware of rumors: "Tehran Metro chief unaware of rumors

Sunday, May 15, 2005 - ©2005 IranMania.com
LONDON, May 15 (IranMania) - Managing director of Tehran Subway Company (Metro) said no machination is needed for reforming Tehran Metro’s management.

Mohsen Hashemi told IRNA he has heard nothing about rumors related to management changes in Tehran Metro.

“Managerial changes in Metro take place with a majority vote of Metro’s board members and the company’s assembly, each of which comprises five members,“ he said.

Asked whether he will welcome changes in Tehran Subway Organization, Hashemi responded that it does not make any difference to him and he will accept any changes. Print media reports recently indicated Tehran Municipality intends to replace the incumbent metro chief with another manager.

Meanwhile, Tehran Mayor Mahmoud Ahmadi-Nejad said Metro’s board of directors will decide about managerial changes in Tehran Subway Company."