Saudi high-speed rail line to start operating in September

A high-speed railway linking Makkah and Madinah in Saudi Arabia, which has been plagued by delays, will finally start operating in September, the Spanish...

Hill wins Riyadh hotel contract

The two-year contract from DUR Hospitality has an estimated value to Hill of approximately US$2.7m (£1.9m).

Saudi authority receives bids to name 10 Riyadh Metro stations

Bids to name 10 of Riyadh Metro's 85 stations have reportedly been received by Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA). Local Arabic-language daily, Al Eqtisadiah, reported that the ADA...

NFT and Potain’s Safety First! campaign reaches Saudi Arabia

NFT Specialized in Tower Cranes, along with Manitowoc’s Potain, has taken its ‘Safety First!’ campaign to Saudi Arabia focusing on the main contractors around...

Traffic chaos in Riyadh as Saudi Arabia is hit by flooding

Traffic was backed up and schools were closed in the Saudi capital on Wednesday after a severe storm triggered flooding.

10-week program to indigenize Riyadh Metro Project launched

Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) has recently launched a 10-week summer training program, which includes: Rehabilitating national cadres in engineering disciplines and preparing them to work in the project during operational stages of Riyadh Metro project.

Shell road safety drive underway in Riyadh

Shell has launched its road safety campaign ‘Safer Roads’ at the King Saud University in Riyadh targeting young adults with a message that complying with basic rules on the road saves lives - including theirs.

Air Arabia Jordan announces Riyadh flights

Air Arabia Jordan, the Amman-based joint venture of the Sharjah-headquartered Air Arabia, said on Tuesday it will start three weekly flights to Riyadh in Saudi Arabia on April 14.

200 Saudi engineers working on Riyadh Metro project

Prince Turki bin Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz disclosed here Thursday that 200 Saudi engineers will be working side by side with engineers from international firms in the multibillion riyal King Abdul Aziz Public Transportation (KAPT) project which is already in the first stages of implementation.
Makkah to Medina in 90 minutes: Saudi king launches new Haramain rail service

Makkah to Medina in 90 minutes: Saudi king launches new Haramain rail service

The Saudi king inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina on Tuesday. King Salman bin Abdulaziz declared, in a...