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Ambassadors tour Saudi Arabia's 26,500km2 Neom futuristic city site

High-level delegation told how firms and people would benefit from working at Neom, where soccer event was recently held

Ambassadors toured the site of Neom.
SPA
Ambassadors toured the site of Neom.

A delegation of ambassadors accredited to Saudi Arabia visited the 26,500km2 construction site of the futuristic Neom super city project – which is being developed by the kingdom’s Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman-led Public Investment Fund as part of the Vision 2030 mandate – to understand how companies and individuals can work at Neom.

According to a report by Saudi Arabia’s state news agency, SPA, the delegation was briefed on how Neom – a cross-border project planned to link Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan – would benefit qualified professionals and entities from around the world.

The delegation attended Neom Beach Soccer Cup [SPA]. 

A separate Arabic-language report by SPA added that the delegation was informed about plans to use renewable energy for all operations at Neom.

The tour concluded with a visit by the delegation to the Neom Beach Soccer Cup tournament, which was held on 17-20 July on the Saudi Arabian coast. 

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