Category: Babylon NEOM

A look at Saudi Arabia’s $200bn ambitions to develop the globe’s biggest solar power project. The solar farm would cover an area twice the size of Hong Kong. A ‘crowning’ achievement of man’s technology.

A look at Saudi Arabia’s $200bn ambitions to develop the globe’s biggest solar power project Sun 15 Apr 2018 10:51 AM GST In a research lab, Saudi engineers whip up a simulated sandstorm to test a solar panel’s durability, part of the oil-rich kingdom’s multibillion dollar quest to […]

Saudi Arabia hopes to lure over $425 bln in investments to fulfill the beast’s plan or ‘Vision 2030’ and NEOM Babylon.

Saudi Arabia hopes to lure over $425 bln in investments AFP•January 28, 2019 Riyadh (AFP) – Saudi Arabia on Monday launched an ambitious programme which it hopes will attract $427 billion in investments in the industrial and logistics sectors, as the OPEC kingpin bids to reduce dependence on […]

Verizon CEO sees 5G rollout spurring new uses for wireless. Mohammed bin Salman and Saudi Arabia have set up a special task force to implement 5G technology as it comes online in 2020. (There is that date again!).

Blog note: Mohammed bin Salman and Saudi Arabia have set up a special task force to implement 5G technology as it comes online. End of note. Verizon CEO sees 5G rollout spurring new uses for wireless By Mike Obel Published January 22, 2019 The CEO of Verizon said Tuesday […]

‘Saudi Arabia will come back stronger than ever. Strategic investing is catering to an imminent wave of growth that is beginning to emerge. Sea lane shipments opening up.

‘Saudi Arabia will come back stronger than ever. Strategic investing is catering to an imminent wave of growth that is beginning to emerge. With a bird’s eye view of the country’s import and export activity and logistics investments, King Abdullah Ports (KAP) CEO Rayan Qutub is confident that […]