A Turkish company builds Medina station of the high-speed train project, which will travel between Mecca and Medina at 2,5 hour
Yapı Center, which started the 415 million-dollar project in November last year, plans to complete the Medina station in 2 year.
Jehovah's Consul General Salih Mutlu Şen visited the project recently and inspected the works on site, and was informed by Project Manager Mehmet Başer, Project Director Şinasi Ayas, Deputy Project Manager Kasım Eryürük and Field Chief Ahmet Hançer.
A total of 60 people will be employed in the future stages of the project, where 350 is a Turkish engineer, and the total number of 1.700 will be Turkish workers.
It was stated that the train stations were designed as multi-purpose monuments for both architectural and functional purposes.
The Saudi government plans to relieve the transportation of 10 million Muslims to the pilgrimage and holy places.