Saudi Arabia launches a company to develop the Abha Valley project

Saudi Prime Minister and Crown Prince His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Monday launched a company to develop the Abha Valley project in the Asir region of the Kingdom, the Saudi Press Agency reported.
The newly formed Ardara company will develop the “Al Wadi” project, which will extend over an area of 2.5 million square metres. The Saudi Press Agency reported that the company will ensure sustainability standards in building the project to raise the quality of life.
This launch is in line with the National Tourism Strategy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which aims to position the Kingdom as a global tourism center by 2030.
The Valley project is expected to develop into an urban center that will attract local and international visitors. It will include about 30 percent of open green spaces, a 16 km water destination, and 17 km of sports trails. The project will also provide facilities for cultural and community events.