Riyadh Metro on schedule despite Saudi spending cuts -official

The $23 billion Riyadh Metro will be completed on schedule in 2019 and its budget is ring-fenced, a senior official said on Wednesday, quashing speculation the project could be scaled back or delayed following a slump in Saudi Arabia's oil revenues.

SEC to Provide Power to Riyadh Metro, Haramain Rail Projects

The Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) will provide 700 megawatts (MW) of electricity for the Riyadh Metro and Haramain Railway projects.

Ritz Carlton, Riyadh gets 2 awards at ATM

The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh further established its position as a major hotel in the Kingdom winning two awards during the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai earlier this month.

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.

Five star hotels on rise in Saudi capital Riyadh

The Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh is seeing a rise in the number of planned and completed five star hotel projects according to architects Dewan – a company taking part in a number of tourism and hospitality projects across the kingdom.

Riyadh Metro project unveiled

Riyadh Gov. Prince Khaled bin Bandar, chairman of the High Commission for the Development of Arriyadh, unveiled the $22.5 billion Riyadh Metro Project at a grand ceremony late Sunday.

Iconic Saudi Metro station designs revealed

These iconic stations will transform Riyadh streets as they become the most visible elements of the city’s new world-class public transport system. By providing tranquil oases for travel, shopping and dining, these stations will place Riyadh Metro at the heart of city life.

Metro-linked internal rail for Riyadh university

The King Saud University (KSU) in Riyadh is planning to build a train network on campus for its 40,000 students to be linked to the upcoming Riyadh Metro

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.

Governor of Riyadh region opens roads projects

Prince Khalid bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, governor of Riyadh region and chairman of Riyadh Development Higher Commission, has officially opened the extension of Abu Bakr and Al-Oroubah roads through Riyadh Air Base and the tunnel project of the intersection of King Abdul- Aziz Road with Al-Oroubah road.