Officially: The launch of the train to Hail on November 26th

"قطار الشمال للركاب"؛ ارتقاء بجودة الخدمات المقدمة في المدن السعودية.#رؤية_السعودية_2030 pic.twitter.com/ivw8vcpCG9 — رؤية السعودية 2030 (@SaudiVision2030) October 15, 2017 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

France’s Macron heads to Riyadh from UAE in surprise trip

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — French President Emmanuel Macron made a surprise trip on Thursday night to Saudi Arabia, saying he wanted to speak...

New Metro Infrastructure in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia’s capital is on the brink of an urban transformation, with a modern metro being built above and below the city’s streets. The Riyadh...

40 Saudis undergo training in preparation for jobs at Riyadh Metro

RIYADH: Forty young Saudi men have entered the Saudi Technical Institute for Railways to undergo specialized training in railway operations and maintenance. Chairman of the...

Riyadh Metro joins station branding ride

RIYADH — The $23 billion Riyadh Metro launched an auction on Sunday for private companies to name and advertise in select metro stops when...

First test run on Saudi Arabia’s high speed Haramain railway

Saudi Arabia's Haramain high-speed railway project began its first test run on Tuesday with a train travelling from Jeddah to Makkah, according to an...

Tunnel building in Riyadh in temperatures reaching 50+ degrees

Owenie McBride from Gaoth Dobhair in the Donegal Gaeltacht is working as a construction manager on the Riyadh Metro Project, which he says is...

Riyadh Metro work 57pc complete

Work on the Riyadh Metro project is proceeding at a steady pace and so far 57 per cent of the project is complete, Prince...

Dahiyat AlFursan Housing Project

The project calls for the construction of 100,000 houses and infrastructure works in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. https://youtu.be/fTcMT61_nPc The project will include construction of apartments, townhouses, education...

Riyadh Metro Construction update July 2017

‏جسور ⁧‫#قطار_الرياض‬⁩ للمسار الأزرق تتجاوز طريق الملك فهد، حيث بلغت نسبة إنجاز الجسور بالمسار الأزرق -بحمد الله وتوفيقه- أكثر من ٨٣٪‏ A post shared by...

Riyadh residents hope metro to end suffocating traffic jams

RIYADH — The residents of Riyadh dream of roaming the streets of the Saudi capital freely by the end of 2018 without the need...

High-speed Saudi Haramain train tested successfully at 300 km/h

Jeddah - The Haramain Express Train has run a successful trip from King Abdullah City in Rabigh to Madinah at speeds of up to...

Riyadh Metro Construction update May, 2017

Riyadh metro construction update. Photos by Riyadh transport on skyscrapercity.com

Riyadh transport project on track for 2018 launch

The King Abdulaziz Project for Public Transport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is progressing as per schedule and on track for launch next year, said...

Riyadh Metro’s Western Station work on track

Construction is in full swing at the Western Station, a multimodal transit hub being designed as part of Riyadh Metro development, with the underground...

EXCLUSIVE: Qatar receives expressions of interest for metro expansion

Qatar Rail Company (Qatar Rail) has received expressions of interest from contractors for a new section of the Doha Metro network. The scheme is known...

Saudi Arabia awards SR1.9bn transport project to Turkey’s Yuksel

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has awarded Turkish construction giant Yuksel the SR1.9 billion ($506.6 million) Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project, which includes construction of 34...

Riyadh metro megaproject reaches halfway mark

The Saudi capital is making rapid progress with its $US 23bn project to build six metro lines by the end of the decade, with...