Newshttp://www.arriyadh.comRiyadh City Web Site© 2007 ArRiyadh.com5Officials discuss preparations for National Dayhttp://www.arriyadh.com/Eng/Content/getdocument.aspx?f=/openshare/Eng/Content/Officials-discuss-preparations-for-N.doc_cvt.htmRiyadh Gov. Prince Turki bin Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz held a meeting on Sunday with various government agencies to discuss this year’s preparations ahead of the 84th Saudi National DayGroundwork begins for Riyadh Metrohttp://www.arriyadh.com/Eng/Content/getdocument.aspx?f=/openshare/Eng/Content/Groundwork-begins-for-Riyadh-Metro.doc_cvt.htmThe total amount of soil removed for the Riyadh Metro project has reached 469,000 cubic meters in a number of sites in the capital city.Power, oil & gas sectors account for 60% of SR84.9bn contractshttp://www.arriyadh.com/Eng/Content/getdocument.aspx?f=/openshare/Eng/Content/Power--oil---gas-sectors-account-for.doc_cvt.htmSaudi Arabia recorded a significant upswing in the value of awarded contracts during the second quarter of 2014 as it reached SR84.9 billion. It marked a strong rebound from the previous quarterBack to school: Students aim to scale new heightshttp://www.arriyadh.com/Eng/Content/getdocument.aspx?f=/openshare/Eng/Content/Back-to-school---Students-aim-to-sca.doc_cvt.htmAn estimated 5.6 million boys and girls will go to school in the Kingdom when schools reopen after the summer and Ramadan vacationsNew SEC plants to ramp up Riyadh’s electricity capacityhttp://www.arriyadh.com/Eng/Content/getdocument.aspx?f=/openshare/Eng/Content/New-SEC-plants-to-ramp-up-Riyadh-s-e.doc_cvt.htmThe Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) plans to bring online more than 4,750 MW of natural gas-fired generating capacity in Riyadh between 2015 and 2017.Further Expansion of Grand Mosque Plannedhttp://www.arriyadh.com/Eng/Content/News/getdocument.aspx?f=/openshare/Eng/Content/News/Further-Expansion-of-Grand-Mosque-Pl.doc_cvt.htmFurther Expansion of Grand Mosque PlannedKFSH to Set Up Unit for Cancer Awarenesshttp://www.arriyadh.com/Eng/Content/News/getdocument.aspx?f=/openshare/Eng/Content/News/KFSH-to-Set-Up-Unit-for-Cancer-Aware.doc_cvt.htmKFSH to Set Up Unit for Cancer Awareness