Saudi Arabia’s Revolution From Above – Project Syndicate

Project SyndicateSaudi Arabia's Revolution From AboveProject SyndicateAfter becoming the heir apparent to the Saudi throne earlier this year, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has quickly consolidated his power and begun to usher in a period of radical change. But as he overhauls the country's domestic and foreign …Saudi Arabia plays with fire by counting on USDaily SabahISIS Is Defeated,...

Here’s how entertainment landscape is changing in Saudi Arabia – Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaHere's how entertainment landscape is changing in Saudi ArabiaAl-ArabiyaLeaders of entertainment giants are here discussing innovations and experience in cinema. A panel session at the Misk Global Forum discussed how the landscape of entertainment is changing. Adam Aron from AMC Entertainment, the largest movie theatre …Saudi to be an early adopter of revolutionary train serviceZAWYAall...

Move to heighten awareness of Saudi Arabia antiquities – Arab News

Arab NewsMove to heighten awareness of Saudi Arabia antiquitiesArab News“I have never seen an archaeological convention like this,” said Michael Petraglia from the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History in Germany, who attended the event and has worked extensively on archaeological projects in Saudi Arabia.and more » Read more...

SoftBank Plans Up to $25 Billion in Saudi Investments – Bloomberg

BloombergSoftBank Plans Up to $25 Billion in Saudi InvestmentsBloombergSaudi Arabia has said the Neom project will be backed by more than $500 billion from the Saudi government, its sovereign wealth fund and local and international investors, according to a statement at last month's business summit. The plan includes a …SoftBank said to invest US$25 billion in Saudi ArabiaAsia TimesSoftBank...

Saudi Arabia’s Advanced Petrochemical to develop pygas, pyoil project in Jubail – ICIS

Saudi Arabia's Advanced Petrochemical to develop pygas, pyoil project in JubailICISSINGAPORE (ICIS)–Advanced Petrochemical plans to develop a $580m pygas and pyoil downstream project in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, the producer said on Wednesday. The project is expected to have about 300,000 tonnes/year of capacity, with the start-up …and more » Read more...

Saudi projects of future breathe new life into advertising sector – Arab News

Arab NewsSaudi projects of future breathe new life into advertising sectorArab News“The launch of such huge initiatives will help to free the Kingdom of dependence on oil exports and regain the trust of global and local investors,” said Assaad Kassis, general manager of UM Saudi Arabia. “Along with a clear message of modernizing the … Read more...

Saudi Arabia’s PIF mulls launch of ‘heli-taxi’ company – Construction Week Online

Saudi Arabia's PIF mulls launch of 'heli-taxi' companyConstruction Week OnlinePIF said it expected that the company, upon its launch, would "facilitate access to new real estate projects in Saudi Arabia, while providing high-quality services that complement [PIF's] tourism and entertainment initiatives". The heli-taxi service … Read more...

Aerial Images May Unlock Enigma of Ancient Stone Structures in Saudi Arabia – Live Science

Live ScienceAerial Images May Unlock Enigma of Ancient Stone Structures in Saudi ArabiaLive ScienceAerial photographs and ground inspection of the keyhole pendants in Saudi Arabia reveal more details of the enigmatic structures. …. Even just the archaeological component of this grand project of the commission comprises several components. Read more...

Gulf region’s best projects to be recognised – Times of Oman

Times of OmanGulf region's best projects to be recognisedTimes of OmanAt the country level, the UAE has had 154 national winners, followed by Saudi Arabia with 46 and Qatar with 43. Oman is next with 38, followed by Bahrain with 26 and Kuwait with 25 national winners. A total of 332 national winners have been recognised …and more » Read more...

Saudi Arabia supports TAPI gas pipeline project – The Nation

The NationSaudi Arabia supports TAPI gas pipeline projectThe NationSaudi Arabia has expressed support for the Ashgabat-initiated project on construction of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan- Pakistan-India (TAPI) transnational gas pipeline . This was announced at a meeting of the Turkmen-Saudi intergovernmental commission …and more » Read more...