A soft opening of the six-line, $35 billion Riyadh Metro project...

A consortium of European construction and transport firms has landed a deal to operate and maintain four of the six lines on Riyadh's new metro system. The...

FLOW Consortium wins the Operation and Maintenance Contract for lines 3,...

18 September 2018 – Alstom, as a Member of FLOW Consortium with Ansaldo STS and Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane, has received a Letter of Award (LoA)...

KSA in line for multibillion-dollar infrastructure dividend

LONDON: Saudi Arabia stands to collect an “infrastructure dividend” worth billions as it pushes ahead with its diversification drive, powered by a localization program...

Saudi Readymix Supplies 1,000,000 m3 to Riyadh Metro Project

Saudi Readymix has successfully supplied almost one million cubic meters of ready-mixed concrete to Lines 1 & 2 of the Riyadh Metro project. Concrete was...

Bahrain to launch international bid for metro project

Bahrain plans to issue an international tender for its first metro project in the fourth quarter of 2019, seeking private partners to finance a scheme that...

Emirates to add a fourth daily flight to Riyadh

Emirates will boost its services to Riyadh with the addition of a fourth daily flight to the Saudi capital from 1 September 2018. The...

Riyadh Metro to drive real estate demand across Saudi Arabian capital

The launch of the Riyadh Metro, a $22.5bn transport project scheduled to be operational in 2019, is likely to create new property hotspots in...

Despite converging millions, sense of calm prevails in Riyadh on Hajj...

A sense of calm prevailed at ‎Riyadh’s King Khalid International Airport well past midnight on Wednesday. It’s business as usual with international arrivals outnumbering...

Zamil unit wins Riyadh Rapid Bus Transit System deal

Saudi-based Zamil Steel Construction Company (ZSCC) said it has secured a supply contract worth SR13.9 million ($3.7 million) from Saudi Constructioneers for its Riyadh...

Riyadh Metro train continues its operational tests. New video

Riyadh Metro 2018 update #قطار_الرياض⁩ بالمسار البرتقالي يواصل اختباراته التشغيلية🧡 pic.twitter.com/EIaoeoVeiK — قطار الرياض (@RiyadhTransport) August 16, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

US firm picked to oversee construction of UAE rail network

US-based Jacobs Engineering Group has been selected by Etihad Rail to deliver critical technical and program consulting services for the UAE's largest national freight...

Riyadh Metro to help boost Saudi property sector, says Knight Frank

The $23 billion (Dh84.48bn) Riyadh Metro is expected to help increase demand for homes across the Saudi capital and boost the value of property...

Jeddah’s new airport welcomes first commercial flight

The first commercial flight to land at the new King Abdul Aziz International Airport in Jeddah has signaled a major milestone for the facility,...

Mashaer train ticket cost increased from SR250 to SR400

MAKKAH — The cost of Mashaer train ticket has been increased from SR250 to SR400, according to the Ministry of Haj and Umrah. The Mashaer metro...

Saudi Arabia joins global customs transit system

Saudi Arabia has become the 74th country to ratify the TIR Convention, a multilateral treaty to simplify and harmonize the administrative formalities of international...

Riyadh Metro can give the city more than a transport link

There exists a body of empirical work which looks at the impact on the real estate market as a result of the introduction of...

Tower crane safety sessions reach contractors of Saudi’s Riyadh Metro

A tower crane safety campaign recently targeted contractors working on Saudi Arabia’s billion-dollar Riyadh Metro project. The campaign was organised by NFT Specialized in Tower Cranes with...

Formula E set to make Middle East debut in Riyadh

Formula E is set to make its debut in the Middle East next season in Riyadh, with the Saudi Arabian capital scheduled to host...