Saudi Arabia to build 8,000 km railways network


Saudi Arabia will build 8,000 kilometers of railway across country, Investment Minister Khalid al-Falih said Wednesday.

“New rail that will crisscross the kingdom and add to the existing network we already have,” Falih told a mining forum in Riyadh.

He also said his ministry is working on a new investment law that is going to address the needs of both domestic and international investors.