Saudi Arabia Announces Participation in Horticulture Expo 2023 in Doha

A night view of Doha, Qatar. (AFP)
A night view of Doha, Qatar. (AFP)
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Saudi Arabia Announces Participation in Horticulture Expo 2023 in Doha

A night view of Doha, Qatar. (AFP)
A night view of Doha, Qatar. (AFP)

Saudi Arabia announced on Sunday its participation in Expo 2023 Doha for Horticulture to show its efforts in facing environmental challenges.

Held under the theme “Green Desert, Better Environment”, Expo 2023 Doha for Horticulture will focus on inspiring and informing people about creative methods to mitigate and minimize desertification.

Head Director of Saudi Arabia’s participation Saleh Bindakhil explained that the Saudi participation in the Expo is part of its efforts and contributions to achieving environmental sustainability through the ambitious Vision 2030 initiatives.

He added that Saudi Arabia will work to lead the next green era by launching many programs, such as the Saudi Green and Middle East Green initiatives. The initiatives have a role in achieving a green future for all, food security, and improving the quality of life.

The Saudi Pavilion at Expo Doha 2023 will feature many sections that reflect the diversity and richness of the Kingdom. The projects of the 2030 Vision will be highlighted, such as the sustainability projects, programs that focus on boosting food security, and transformation of agriculture through modern technology, hydroponics and horticultural.



New Murabba Development Company Reveals Design of New Riyadh Stadium

The stadium will be a central pillar of "New Murabba" the transformative downtown destination in Riyadh City. - SPA
The stadium will be a central pillar of "New Murabba" the transformative downtown destination in Riyadh City. - SPA
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New Murabba Development Company Reveals Design of New Riyadh Stadium

The stadium will be a central pillar of "New Murabba" the transformative downtown destination in Riyadh City. - SPA
The stadium will be a central pillar of "New Murabba" the transformative downtown destination in Riyadh City. - SPA

New Murabba Development Company unveiled on Tuesday the design of New Murabba Stadium, an architectural marvel with a capacity of over 45,000, SPA reported. The stadium will be a central pillar of "New Murabba" the transformative downtown destination in Riyadh City.
Inspired by the layered overlapping planes and peeling planar texture of the native Acacia tree, the New Murabba Stadium's design is a testament to the fusion of tradition and innovation that defines New Murabba.

The stadium will feature cutting-edge sporting technology, creating an immersive and personalized fan experience. The stadium will be a vibrant community hub featuring illuminated entry points and shaded spaces for gathering and socializing.
"The New Murabba Stadium embodies our commitment to transforming Riyadh into a global destination for sports and entertainment," said Michael Dyke, CEO of New Murabba Development Company. "The stadium will not only be a world-class venue for sporting events but also a vibrant community hub that enhances the quality of life for residents and visitors alike."
The New Murabba Stadium is strategically positioned to enhance community engagement. Its design maximizes long-term usability, allowing it to be adapted to host a wide range of events beyond sports, gaming competitions, and exhibitions.
"The New Murabba Stadium is a symbol of Riyadh's dynamic future. It demonstrates our commitment to delivering world-class infrastructure and experiences that will captivate both local communities and global audiences," said Dyke.
With completion anticipated by the end of 2032, this venue promises to become a symbol of Riyadh's transformation, attracting tourists, fostering community spirit, and solidifying Saudi Arabia's position as a leader in sports and entertainment.