Riyadh ranks as the first digital capital city in the Arab world and boasts a large, regionally competitive economy. Riyadh has the highest number of universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia and offers around 49 government hospitals. The capitals world-class logistics infrastructure and support services conveniently connect it to the rest of the country, neighboring countries and the rest of the world.

8,660,885

population

380,000 km2

in landmass area

STRATEGIC SECTORS
  • Technology
  • Trade and retail
  • Financial services
  • Media
  • Logistics

KEY FACTS AND FIGURES

3,332

active factories Q3 in 2021

1

international airport and 2 domestic airports

3.8M

number of employees

108

Hotels

2

Sport Cities

4

Chambers of Commerce

103

dams

8

industrial cities

2

Stadiums

14,854

roads length

49

Hospitals with 8,507 beds

21

Towns

REGIONAL BENEFITS

LARGE REGIONAL MARKET
HIGHLY CONNECTED LOGISTICS INFRASTRUCTURE
MODERN EDUCATION SYSTEM
PRIVATE SECTOR HUB OF LARGE MULTINATIONALS
MODERN HEALTHCARE SYSTEM INCLUDING KING FAHAD MEDICAL CITY, PRINCE SULTAN MILITARY MEDICAL CITY, AND KING ABDULAZIZ MEDICAL CITY
STRATEGIC LOCATION