Podcast: HKA's Haroon Niazi on construction law in Saudi Arabia

EXCLUSIVE: Latest episode of CW Viewpoint reveals when Saudi Arabia's new procurement law will take effect

New laws are due in Saudi Arabia.
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New laws are due in Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabia's construction sector is accelerating at a rapid pace as various gigaprojects and critical infrastructure schemes take shape in the kingdom thanks to the Vision 2030 economic diversification mandate, but do contractors know how to succeed in the country?

In this episode of Construction Week Viewpoint, Ashley Williams, features writer at Construction Week, chats with HKA’s head of Middle East, Haroon Niazi, about the new construction laws taking effect in Saudi Arabia, and how engineering firms can more efficiently do business in the country.

Niazi talks about new procurement laws planned in Saudi Arabia, which he reveals will be in place by November 2019, and also offers tips on how contractors can avoid disputes.

Construction Week Viewpoint is a weekly podcast series produced by the Construction Week editorial team and published on SoundCloud and iTunes at noon (GST) every Monday.

Business leaders are regular podcast special guests. The weekly bulletin has welcomed the likes of Anthony Taylor, head of real estate for ENBD-Reit; Lee French, Cundall Middle East’s operations director; and tech entrepreneur Karim Helal, co-founder and chief executive officer of building portal ProTenders.

To volunteer yourself or a colleague as a guest speaker on Construction Week Viewpoint, please contact Ashley Williams.

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