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Saudi Arabia monitoring oil markets closely, prepared for additional measures

RIYADH: The Saudi Cabinet said it is continuing to closely monitor the oil market conditions and is prepared to take any additional measures in partnership with OPEC+ members and other producers, Saudi state-news agency SPA...

COVID-19: Saudi Arabia restricts land transport over virus fears

Cairo: Saudi trade authorities have minimised the use of land transport in delivering imported goods to the kingdom, the latest step in preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus, Saudi news portal Ajel reported...
Saudi Arabia, Virgin Hyperloop One to conduct world’s first national hyperloop study

Saudi Arabia, Virgin Hyperloop One to conduct world’s first national hyperloop study

A groundbreaking study will be conducted to build the world’s longest hyperloop track,  the Ministry of Transport announced on Thursday. It said an agreement with Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO), the world’s leading hyperloop company, would...
Number of residents in Saudi capital could skyrocket from 7 million to 14 million by 2030. Master plan envisions investments of USD 55 billion in the city.

Population can double, Riyadh plans to be ‘mega-metropolis’

Riyadh officials estimate that the population of Saudi Arabian capital could double to 14 million by 2030, newspaper Arab News reported this Wednesday (22). An 8% growth per year is expected. Fayez Nureldine/AFP Fahd Al-Rasheed: Riyadh already adds...

Riyadh Metro closes in on completion

Riyadh’s new six-line metro – the world’s biggest urban rail project outside China – is on budget and expected to open in the second half of 2020. By David Briginshaw Alwalid Alekrish, deputy CEO, programmes and projects...
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The Riyadh Metro Project 2019

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Saudi Arabia's King Salman.

Saudi Arabia’s Riyadh Development Authority – the body behind the kingdom’s $23bn (SAR86.3bn) Riyadh...

All tasks related to major national projects in Riyadh will be transferred from Committee of Major National Projects to Royal Commission for the City of Riyadh. The commission will have a board of directors chaired...
Job opening|Riyadh Metro|Engineer| Saudi Arabia

Job opening|Riyadh Metro|Engineer| Saudi Arabia

Position: ATC, Signaling and Communication Engineer of the Transit System Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Purpose of the Job As part of L5 ATC, Signaling and Communication team in charge of system comprised of ATC, ATS, SCADA, IXL,...
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Riyadh Metro project. Line 3

The city of Riyadh has been simultaneously undertaking the construction of six metro lines. The longest of these, Line 3, crosses the city in an east-west direction, along 41 km, of which 26 km are...
Saudi Arabia studying three major projects for metro

Saudi Arabia studying three major projects for metro

Saudi Arabia is reportedly studying the implementation of a sea taxi service, Corniche Tram, and Obhur Suspension Bridge – planned as one of the world’s widest concrete suspension bridges – according to chairman of...