Tag Archives : Project

GCC railway fully operational in 2018

Abu Dhabi: The 2,177-km-long GCC rail network, which will link all six Gulf states by rail for the first time, providing an alternative to air or sea travel for both goods and passengers in the region, will be fully operational in 2018, said Dr Ramiz Al Assar, World Bank resident adviser of the GCC Secretariat […]

Saudi MoH seeks private sector cooperation in dialysis service

The Ministry of Health is to seek private sector’s cooperation in serving the increasing number of dialysis patients in the Kingdom. According to Aqeel Al-Ghamdi, undersecretary to the Ministry for Hospital Affairs, the ministry has allocated SR1.9 billion for this national project, which is geared to solicit private sector cooperation in purchasing equipment and offering […]

Water and sanitation deals worth SR394 million signed

Water and Electricity Minister Abdullah bin Abdulrahman Al-Hossein has recently signed 22 contracts for the implementation of water and sanitation projects in different parts of the Kingdom at an overall cost of SR394 million. Saudi Arabia falls under the category of countries with water scarcity problems and several water and sanitation projects are under progress […]