Riyadh Metro to be ready in 48 months
Riyadh, April 27, 2014
The long-awaited King Abdulaziz Project for Public Transport in Riyadh (Riyadh Metro) is going full steam ahead and the project will be operational within 48 months, a senior official has been quoted as saying.
Riyadh Governor Prince Khaled bin Bandar assured residents that traffic flow would remain smooth during the implementation of the project, said the Arab News report.
Five work sites pertaining to the project were officially launched by the governor earlier this month.
Prince Khaled, who is also head of the committee overseeing the project, said that thousands of workers assigned to the project have begun arriving in the kingdom.