Kingdom City (Jeddah)
|Location||Jeddah, Saudi Arabia|
|Owner||Al-Waleed bin Talal
Kingdom Holding Company
|Manager||US$20 billion (SR75 billion)|
|Size||5,202,570 m2 (56,000,000 sq ft) (originally 23,000,000 m2 (247,569,940 sq ft))|
Kingdom City is a 5,202,570 m2 (56,000,000 sq ft) (2 square mile) project approved for construction in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The project is designed by Kingdom Holding Company, the firm owned by Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal. Kingdom City will host both commercial and residential development including homes, hotels, and offices. The centerpiece of the development project will be Kingdom Tower, a tower planned to become the tallest in the world. The entire project is estimated to cost US$20 billion (SR75 billion). The Kingdom City project is a three-phase project. Kingdom Tower will be built in phase-one, infrastructure for the project will be created in phase-two, and phase-three has not been currently revealed.
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