Saudi Arabia Launches $826 Million USD In Water Projects

20 Aug 2019 by OOSKAnews Info
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia

Contemporaneously with this year's Hajj season, the government of Saudi Arabia announced investment in new water developments totalling in excess of $825 Million USD.The projects include construction of a pipeline from the desal plant at Al-Shuaibah to Makkah (also known as Mecca) and other holy sites and expansion of the desal plant, which together are estimated to cost approximately $545 Million USD, according to reportage in Arabian Business.The remaining investment is earmarked for expansion of water networks, development of reservoirs and sanitation networks, and additional connections to homes...

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