Two Months After Completing Tomouh Job Readiness Program, All 1,000 KAEC Graduates Already Have Jobs
“Tomouh,” which is the Arabic word for ambition, was designed to fortify the skills of high school students by strengthening their computer and English language skills. Doing so helps these students from Rabigh prepare to enter the workforce and vie for jobs in KAEC.
Industrial Valley: Where World-Class Companies Go to Grow
The Industrial Valley of King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) has emerged as one of the world’s most sought-after destinations for high-profile companies. Situated between the two holy cities of Makkah and Medina, Industrial Valley has become a vibrant and integrated live-work community along the Red Sea Corridor.
Starbucks, Clean Laundry, and Dunya Al Asfour Beauty Arrive at KAEC
KAEC Retail released its most recent update of new and existing retail developments at Bay La Sun Marina, Beach Walk, Marina Promenade, Bay Views Business Park, and Murooj Mall.
New retail tenants consist of both national and international companies, including companies that have previously done business in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and newcomers.
KAEC’s Al-Murooj District Invites New Residents Into its New Beachfront Community
King Abdullah Economic City has released residential plots for purchase and development at a new 900,000 sqm beachfront section of the affluent Al-Murooj District.
Which is the most prestigious and luxurious community in KAEC, covering nearly 5 million sqm of land that overlooks the Red Sea coast. Al-Murooj includes three focal points: the Beach Community, the Golf Community, Country Club, and the Manazel Community.
KSA’s First Culinary Arts Academy Certifies Hospitality Labor in KAEC
King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz (MISK) Foundation to launch a Culinary Arts Academy. The school, which will be situated in KAEC, will be the first culinary arts school to launch in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It is slated to open its doors by early 2018.
Bay X: The Largest Event Hall in the Middle East Just Made its Way to KAEC
King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) is preparing for the opening of Bay X, the city’s first events center. Located in the vibrant waterfront Bay La Sun District, Bay X will be KAEC’s first enclosed exhibition center.
The Expansion of The World Academy Will Add More Than 1,500 New Spots for KAEC Students
The growth engine that will diversify the Saudi Arabian economy begins with ensuring young Saudis are well-educated. In the heart of King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) is The World Academy (TWA), KAEC’s first K-12 school. TWA launched in 2012 to train 246 students to be tomorrow’s leaders. KAEC signed a SR 48.6 million contract with IHCC to finish the third phase of The World Academy.
KAEC is Poised for Long-Term Economic Growth with Opening of MBSC
The Prince Mohammad bin Salman College for Management and Entrepreneurship (MBSC) will provide globally-focused undergraduate and post-graduate programs which focus on cultivating small business growth and economic development in KAEC, the Kingdom’s economic epicenter.
Residents Welcome Two New Medical Facilities to KAEC
Residents of King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), the world’s largest privately funded city, are welcoming the addition of two new world-class medical facilities in partnership with Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital (Fakeeh Care). The Family Medical Center (FMC) and the Medical Clinic will provide healthcare services to KAEC’s growing population. The medical facilities will also provide healthcare services to residents of Thuwal, Saabar, and Rabigh.
How KAEC Leadership is Systematically Building a World-Class City, One Land Plot at a Time
King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) was established in 2006 as a private-public partnership. It is the largest startup city of its kind, operating entirely on private investment income with no direct funding from the government. From the very beginning, KAEC had to find a way to position the city to attract investors who would essentially fund its development.
KAEC Capitalizes on Red Sea Basin Growth with Innovations at King Abdullah Port
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is the largest economy in the Middle East, and home to King Abdullah port in KAEC’s Industrial Valley, one of the largest seaports in the world, and that is no surprise. For millennia the Red Sea has been a key player in trade worldwide, and the primary conduit by which European and Asian countries import and export goods throughout the East, Middle East, and the West.
KAEC Residents Give Their Kids a World-Class Education at The World Academy
Residents of King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) enjoy a varied menu of amenities. Perhaps none is as important as The World Academy (TWA), the city’s first K-12 school. TWA offers the International American curriculum with a strong values-based culture that promotes the standards and principles of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.