Saudi Arabia is adding a new media city to its list of future urban projects. Based in Riyadh, the city will facilitate the life of local and international journalists operating in the country with top-notch cultural, technical, and media facilities. Minister of Culture Prince Badr Bin Abdullah Bin Farhan signed on February 4th agreements to kick-start this promising project.
Next to the embassies neighborhood, the soon-to-be Media City will directly shape the innovative industry, such as publishing, podcasts, film, social media, digital ads and education, virtual reality, photography, design, newspapers, magazines, radio and television.
MBC Group, Al Arabiya and Al Hadath network, and the Saudi Research and Marketing Group (SRMG) have signed deals to build headquarters in the city. The project cannot