The Makkah region has announced the implementation of residential projects on the first day of the new Gregorian year. Sultan Al Dosari, spokesman of Makkah region, said that the pace of work is accelerating to build 70,833 units by the Ministry of Housing or secretariats of regions.
TECH AND GADGETS
A $16.5 billion metro railway project planned for Saudi Arabia's holy city of Makkah has been delayed so that its financing can be restructured,...
FASHION AND TRENDS
On January 20 the Riyadh-based Arab Daily newspaper quoted the Mayor of Mecca and chair of the executive committee of the city's public transport company Dr Osama Al-Barr as saying that 15 national and international consortia had submitted documents to qualify for contracts on the Riyals 25.5bn ($US 6.8bn) project.
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...