June 23, 2022
NEOM LAUNCHES SHUHUB COMMUNITY PROGRAM TO DEVELOP NEXT GENERATION OF SAUDI FOOTBALL TALENT
NEOM, global partner of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), has today announced the football skills development Shuhub Community Program, which will aim to develop the next generation of Saudi talent and provide footballing opportunities to children of all abilities across Saudi Arabia.
June 22, 2022
NEOM appoints Founding President of its flagship university, NEOM U
NEOM, the sustainable regional development in northwest Saudi Arabia, announced today the appointment of Dr. Andreas Cangellaris as the Founding President of NEOM U – NEOM’s first university.
June 16, 2022
ENOWA, ITOCHU and Veolia sign MoU to build new generation of desalination plant powered by 100% renewable energy in NEOM
ENOWA, the energy, water, and hydrogen subsidiary of NEOM, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Japanese trading company, ITOCHU, and Veolia, a global leader in water, waste, and energy management solutions. As part of the MoU, the companies have agreed to collaborate to develop a first-of-its-kind selective desalination plant powered by 100% renewable energy in OXAGON, NEOM's advanced manufacturing and innovation city.
June 14, 2022
NEOM awards one of the world's largest drill and blast tunneling contracts, accelerating the region’s development
NEOM today awarded drill and blast tunneling contracts for work on the region’s infrastructure, which is considered one of the world’s largest transportation and utility infrastructure projects, and it is an essential element in ensuring NEOM continues to meet its development schedule.
May 29, 2022
NEOM launches Regreening Initiative for planting 100 million trees
NEOM, the sustainable regional development in northwest Saudi Arabia, has launched its very own regreening initiative in collaboration with the National Center for Vegetation Cover and Combating Desertification. As part of its program to rehabilitate at least 1.5 million hectares of land, NEOM’s initiative will see the return of 100 million native trees, shrubs and grasses by 2030 to aid the restoration of degraded land and repair of wildlife habitats.
May 23, 2022
NEOM and SAUDIA offer regular international service from NEOM Bay Airport
NEOM, the sustainable regional development in northwest Saudi Arabia, and SAUDIA, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s national flag carrier, have created a strategic partnership to begin offering weekly service to international destinations from NEOM Bay Airport (NUM), representing the inauguration of commercial services at the airport.
May 8, 2022
NEOM Green Hydrogen Company’s Board appoints David Edmondson as CEO
NEOM Green Hydrogen Company’s Board announced today the appointment of David Edmondson as Chief Executive Officer of the company, one of the recently launched companies that are accelerating the impressive progress already made by the giga-project in the northwest of Saudi Arabia.
March 31, 2022
ENOWA to harness future hydrogen economy through the creation of a Hydrogen Innovation and Development Center (HIDC) in NEOM
ENOWA, the energy, water and hydrogen subsidiary of NEOM, has established the region's first Hydrogen and Innovation Development Center (HIDC).
March 24, 2022
Saudi independent feature film Within Sand begins shooting in NEOM
The independent feature Within Sand has begun shooting in NEOM, becoming the first Saudi film to be supported by NEOM’s Media Industries sector.
March 21, 2022
NEOM launches ENOWA to accelerate the development of world-class, smart, and connected energy and water systems
NEOM today announced the launch of its subsidiary company ENOWA, which will lead the development of NEOM's world-class, sustainable energy and water systems.
March 9, 2022
NEOM appoints Rayan Mohammed Fayez as Deputy CEO
NEOM Company announced today that Mr. Rayan bin Mohammed Fayez has joined the top management team at NEOM. The company has experienced rapid growth and expansion since it started its delivery phase early last year, as the company spent the period prior to that focusing on preparing the detailed strategies for all sectors and projects.
March 3, 2022
HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman announces the establishment of TROJENA, the global destination for mountain tourism in NEOM
His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince and Chairman of the NEOM Company Board of Directors, announced today the establishment of TROJENA, the new global destination for mountain tourism, part of NEOM’s plan and strategy to contribute to supporting and developing the tourism sector in the region.
February 10, 2022
NEOM and MBC GROUP form joint venture establishing the Middle East’s First AAA games studio
MBC GROUP, the largest and leading media company in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), and NEOM, a project with an ambitious vision for the future, announced the signing of a joint venture (JV) agreement today to establish the first AAA games development studio in the region.
December 16, 2021
80 Saudi and International climbers join the first edition of NEOM’s ‘Rise 100’ challenge
Developing 100 sport and traditional rock-climbing routes on the sandstone pillars of Jabal Hisma, NEOM is set to emerge as the latest world-class climbing destination.
December 1, 2021
NEOM and Volocopter establish joint venture to create the world’s first bespoke public eVTOL mobility system
NEOM, the smart and sustainable regional development in northwest Saudi Arabia and Volocopter, the pioneer of urban air mobility, have established a joint venture (JV) company to design, implement, and operate the world’s first bespoke public vertical mobility system in NEOM.
November 16, 2021
HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman announces the establishment of OXAGON
His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince and Chairman of the NEOM Company Board of Directors, today announced the establishment of OXAGON, forming the next phase of NEOM’s master plan and representing a radical new model for future manufacturing centers, based on NEOM’s strategies of redefining the way humanity lives and works in the future.
October 26, 2021
NEOM Tech & Digital Holding Company and OneWeb sign $200m JV for satellite network
OneWeb Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites to service NEOM, the Kingdom and MEA, transforming connectivity to businesses and rural communities. High-speed connectivity will be a vital enabler of groundbreaking ecosystem of cognitive technologies
October 13, 2021
NEOM AND OCEANX RED SEA EXPEDITION REVEALS DEEP SEA MYSTERIES
NEOM Co. today announced extensive findings from a joint mission with non-profit ocean exploration organization, OceanX, following the most adventurous assessment of the northern Red Sea to date.
June 21, 2021
NEOM partners with KAUST to create the world's largest coral garden
NEOM Company and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) today announced a joint project to establish the world's largest coral garden at Shushah Island in the Red Sea area of NEOM, in northwest Saudi Arabia.
April 13, 2021
MERCEDES-EQ FORMULA E TEAM CELEBRATE RACE WIN AT THE ROME E-PRIX
The Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team, proudly supported by NEOM, celebrated a great result after a challenging race weekend with a first-place finish for Stoffel Vandoorne at race two of the Rome E-Prix.
April 7, 2021
TABUK FISH AND NEOM DEVELOP MENA REGION’s LARGEST FISH FARM
NEOM Company and Tabuk Fish Company signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at expanding local aquaculture production and applying the new generation of aquaculture technologies in the NEOM region.
March 28, 2021
AFC and NEOM announce four-year global sponsorship rights deal
The partnership marks a major milestone as NEOM becomes an Official Global Partner of the AFC’s national team and club competitions for 2021-2024.
March 7, 2021
MERCEDES-EQ FORMULA E TEAM AND NEOM CELEBRATE DIRIYAH E-PRIX SUCCESS
The Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team and its Principal Partner NEOM celebrated a successful weekend at the Diriyah E-Prix, the opening rounds of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in Saudi Arabia.
February 22, 2021
MERCEDES-EQ FORMULA E TEAM VISITS NEOM AHEAD OF DIRIYAH E-PRIX
The Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team has taken to the scenic roads of NEOM, ahead of the start of the sport’s first FIA World Championship season in Saudi Arabia.
January 10, 2021
HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman announces THE LINE at NEOM
His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince and Chairman of the NEOM Company Board of Directors, today announced THE LINE, a revolution in urban living at NEOM, and a blueprint for how people and planet can co-exist in harmony.
October 18, 2020
NEOM moves headquarters to northwest of the Kingdom
NEOM Co. today officially started operating from its new headquarters at the project site in the northwest of the Kingdom after it received approval from its Board of Directors to relocate.
October 12, 2020
Ministry of Sport to support NEOM’s aim to become a global sports hub
The Ministry of Sport today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with NEOM to support its plan to become a world-leading destination for sports.
August 10, 2020
NEOM selects U.S. construction leader Bechtel to accelerate primary infrastructure development for its Cognitive Cities
NEOM Co. has awarded a contract to U.S.-based Bechtel for executive project management work on the development of the primary, base infrastructure for NEOM as the giga-project advances work to create the world’s leading destination to attract talent and investment.
July 27, 2020
NEOM launches infrastructure work for the world’s leading cognitive cities in an agreement with stc
NEOM Co. announced its first step to create the world’s leading cognitive cities that rely on leading technology for digital services after signing a contract with stc group to establish a 5G network infrastructure that will accelerate NEOM’s digital ambitions.
July 11, 2020
NEOM WILL BE THE HOME TO WORLD’S LARGEST RENEWABLE HYDROGEN PROJECT
The new green hydrogen project in NEOM is the first step in creating a new industry in NEOM and the Kingdom, creating jobs and contributing to economic growth and diversity.
July 7, 2020
Air Products, ACWA Power and NEOM Sign Agreement for $5 Billion Production Facility in NEOM Powered by Renewable Energy for Production and Export of Green Hydrogen to Global Markets
Air Products, in conjunction with ACWA Power and NEOM, announced the signing of an agreement for a $5 billion world-scale green hydrogen-based ammonia production facility powered by renewable energy.
June 24, 2020
NEOM Announced as Key Partner of Digital Gaming Conference (DGC) 2020
NEOM Co. is proud to announce its Diamond Sponsorship of the Digital Gaming Conference (DGC Live) 2020, taking place from June 21 until June 23.
March 4, 2020
NEOM NAMED AS PRINCIPAL PARTNER OF MERCEDES-BENZ EQ FORMULA E TEAM
NEOM Company (NEOM) and Mercedes-Benz Formula E Limited signed a long-term partnership agreement making NEOM a team partner of the Mercedes EQ Formula E team.
January 29, 2020
NEOM Adopts Pioneering Solar Dome Technology for Sustainable Desalination Project
NEOM announced on Wednesday that it will adopt pioneering solar technology to produce low cost, environmentally friendly water, strengthening NEOM’s reputation as an emerging hub for innovation and conservation.
September 30, 2019
NEOM Enters Strategic Partnership with SAUDIA to Promote The Newest Tourism Destination
Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA), the national carrier of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has entered a strategic partnership with NEOM Co. in a wide-ranging agreement to work together on promoting NEOM as top location for tourists worldwide.
September 30, 2019
NEOM, SAFEIS Partnering to Establish a Major Global Capital for Esports Community
NEOM Co. signed a memorandum of understanding with the Saudi Arabian Federation of Electronic and Intellectual Sports (SAFEIS), paving the way for a wide range of collaborations and initiatives that will enhance the destination’s ambition to be a leading esports capital and boost its tourism industry through the promotion and support of the world’s fastest-growing spectator sport.
September 9, 2019
NEOM Awards Investment Opportunities to Finance, Build and Operate Construction Village for the World’s Most Ambitious Project
NEOM offered its first investment opportunity through partnering with two national companies to finance, build and operate the accommodations that will host workers who will move to the site to develop various areas of the NEOM project.