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Saudi signs $8.2B rail deal with Spanish Group

Saudi Arabia signed a contract worth 30.8 billion riyals ($8.2 billion) on Saturday with a Spanish consortium to build a high-speed railway connecting Islam's holiest cities, Mecca and Medina, with the port city of Jeddah.

January 14, 2012 5:34
 

Etihad Rail signs strategic agreement with Etisalat

Memorandum of Understanding to enable Etisalat to share railway infrastructure; Etisalat to offer latest information communication and technology (ICT) solutions for Etihad Rail and its customers

April 12, 2011 12:29
 
Trains, planes, and… other basic infrastructure projects

Trains, planes, and… other basic infrastructure projects

The UAE is getting there when it comes to infrastructure, but it still needs to remember the basics, says Sam Potter.

June 22, 2010 1:42
 

Oman plans rail tender in December

Oman is planning to invite bids…

October 6, 2009 3:10
 
Pan-Arab railway: myth or fact?

Pan-Arab railway: myth or fact?

A railway network spanning the Arab world seems like it may never happen, but the global downturn may help make it a reality.

May 5, 2009 9:18