Tag: Babylon NEOM

Saudi Arabia starts work with SoftBank on 200 gigawatt solar plan. Mohammed bin Salman has publicly stated many times that NEOM (Babylon), his ‘silicon valley in the Arabian Desert’ or ‘high-tech oasis’ will be based on solar energy. NEOM’s power plant construction has begun.

Blog note: Mohammed bin Salman has publicly stated many times that NEOM, his ‘silicon valley in the Arabian Desert’ or ‘high-tech oasis’ will be based on solar energy. End of note. Saudi starts work with SoftBank on 200 gigawatt solar plan: minister DECEMBER 19, 2018. RIYADH (Reuters) – […]

When Kuwait required public employees to swipe their fingers on a biometric reader every morning, about 5,000 quit the following quarter

When Kuwait required public employees to swipe their fingers on a biometric reader every morning, about 5,000 quit the following quarter Arabian Business. Bloomberg. 6/20/2018 Show up, swipe in. The routine is familiar to office workers everywhere. In Kuwait, it proved too much to ask. The government was […]