Gulf railway project begins in UAE, Oman, and in Saudi after two months
Wednesday, 4 November 2015
In Saudi Arabia, the Director of the Railways Organization Engineer Mohamed Al Suwaiket announced that implementing the Gulf Railway project in Saudi Arabia is going to start after two months, adding that the designs and budget are expected to be received at the end of this year. He also stressed that the United Arab Emirates and Oman have already started the implementation inside their territories. Six hundred kilometers of the project are to be implemented inside the Saudi territories, starting from Al-Batha in the south to Al-Khafji in the north, and it will connect the Kingdom to Qatar through the port of Salwa, and it will connect it with Bahrain through King Hamad new bridge in the area of Shatie Nesf al-Qamar area.