Al Waha Community Launch Event in Jeddah, September 3-5

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KAEC signs contract for first family medical center

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Dubai’s annual investment forum showcases KAEC

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Welcome to KAEC

A megacity of the future located on the Red Sea. The story of KAEC begins with the development of its 4 major components: King Abdullah Port, Industrial Valley, The Coastal Communities, and Hijaz Downtown.

  • King Abdullah Port

    24%of global trade strategically passing through the Red Sea

  • Industrial Valley

    80+global, regional, and local manufacturing and logistical companies

  • Coastal Communities

    7residential communities offering housing solutions for every need

  • Hijaz Downtown

    8.5 millionpeople connected eventually through high-speed rail

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KAEC's Major Components

King Abdullah Port

We're building the Port of the future on one
of the world's busiest shipping routes
on the coast of the Red Sea.

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Port Development Company Serious About Talent Development

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King Abdullah Port Makes History

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National Container Terminal in Control of Port Operations

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Industrial Valley

With direct access to the Port,
we're building a new progressive hub
for logistics and manufacturing.

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Mamee TGU laid the foundation for snack foods factory

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Food industry giant joins KAEC Industrial Valley

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Al Salem Johnson Controls laid foundation stone in KAEC

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Coastal Communities

For the growing population we're building a collection
of beautiful and sustainably designed
family-friendly communities.

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KAEC maximizes its resources to complete “Al-Waha” district

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KAEC first offering in 2015 follows momentum of 2014 success

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Total housing solution with the launch of Al-Shurooq District

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Hijaz Downtown

The construction of the city's entrance will be a

business, retail, and residential district built around

the Al Haramain high-speed rail station.

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Middle East experiencing exceptional railway boom

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SR15 million Awarded for New Road from Station to City Center

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High-speed Rail Contract Awarded

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Progressive Sustainability

It's our responsibility to create KAEC in a sustainable manner. To achieve this we are guided by a progressive understanding of sustainability based on core principles.

Learn about the principles that guide us.

  • Social Sustainability

    KAEC is committed to becoming the place of choice to live and work. Promoting community and inclusivity is a strategic part of the city’s design, development and operation.

  • Economic Sustainability

    KAEC is committed to sustainable development for long-term economic gains as well as capital costs and land values. Creating jobs is at the forefront of the city’s growth and advancement.

    KAEC’s master plan addresses economic objectives by acknowledging the social dimension of sustainability. Cost efficiencies and flexible delivery are the focus of the development, along with establishing viable and sustainable employment opportunities throughout the development lifecycle and beyond.

  • Environmental Sustainability

    KAEC is committed to promoting a better understanding of environmental issues among our stakeholders, partners and community and hold the environment in trust for our future generations. KAEC’s environment commitment encapsulates both the local and the global impacts.

    Our considerations are beyond minimizing the impact on the environment. Improving the environment, enhancing open space, bio-diversity, and environmental amenity are our promise towards the city of choice to invest, work and live.