February 27, 2024



Saudi Crown Prince MBS unveils plans for country’s first SKI RESORT with futuristic ‘vertical mountain village’ and two-mile man-made lake in latest part of his NEOM mega-city vision

Daily Mail UK

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has announced plans for the kingdom’s first ski resort – fitted with its own village, luxury and wellness resorts and an ‘interactive nature reserve’ – and expects to attract 700,000 visitors by 2030.

The super-project, called TROJENA, is the latest to be unveiled as part of NEOM – a planned $500 billion city-state that would cover 10,000 square miles of Saudi Arabia‘s Tabuk province, near its borders with Jordan and Egypt.

The word is a combination of the Greek word neos, or ‘new,’ and mustaqbal, Arabic for ‘future.’

NEOM website

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