The Ministry of Transport has organized an introductory meeting in cooperation with the projects of “National Program for Project Support, Operation, and Maintenance at the public bodies”, on Wednesday at the Abha Palace Hotel under the patronage of the Ministry of Transport branch in Asir region. The meeting was conducted to explain the management of the central road projects (the new Asir Jazan Road and to complete the conversion of Jeddah- Jazan coastal road to the highway), which simulates internationally recognized methods in this field, and in the presence of a number of representatives of project management companies with international expertise.
The meeting is driven by the Kingdom's orientation of the performance and implementation of mega projects that the ministries perform to create an attractive environment for the project's implementation. It also aims at strengthening partnership with the private sector in addition to training and qualifying national cadres and the transfer of international knowledge and experience, which is conducive to the project's performance in a positive way to improve the quality of road projects and raise the level of safety for the service of road users.
The Ministry of Transport aims to implement and operate the planned transport infrastructure in the Kingdom through the involvement of the private sector in addition to working towards achieving the initiatives of the Kingdom's Vision 2030, and devoting efforts towards raising the level of road safety and reducing accidents.