Saudi Arabia to Invest in Mecca Metro

24 May 2010 (Last Updated May 24th, 2010 18:30)

Saudi Arabia is planning to construct an internal rail network in the holy city of Mecca. Two international companies are expected to carry out a study to connect this network to the railways coming into the city. The study will also look into linking all parts of Mecca by t

Saudi Arabia is planning to construct an internal rail network in the holy city of Mecca.

Two international companies are expected to carry out a study to connect this network to the railways coming into the city.

The study will also look into linking all parts of Mecca by train, according to a report by Jeddah-based Okaz daily.