EDDAH: Prince Khaled Al-Fasial, governor of Makkah and adviser to King Salman, inaugurated development projects worth almost SR1.2 billion ($320 million) during his visit...
TECH AND GADGETS
The Holy city of Makkah in Saudi Arabia is embarking on a mega project to equip the city with an extensive network of public transport that will include metro lines and dedicated bus services, a senior official of the Islamic city announced at the Fourth UITP Mena Congress and Exhibition in Dubai.
FASHION AND TRENDS
Out of 23,708 calls dealt with by the Department of Transport (DoT) in Abu Dhabi from October 2009 to October 2010, 3,740 were complaints from customers about Mawaqif, the paid parking system in the capital. The department on Tuesday announced the official number of complaints that the department has dealt with since the launch of Mawaqif in October 2009.
Saudi Arabia has invited investors to submit requests to qualify for the first round of its $30-$50 billion National Renewable Energy Programme by March...