Saudi government is currently working on developing 1,148 projects worth about $800 million in different places around Madinah, according to a report issued by Saudi Gazette.
The projects are expected to be completed by next year, according to the report.
Between the projects there are playing fields, parks, tunnels, bridges, and other infrastructure ventures.
Work is going on also on the ambitious project of King Abdulaziz Specialist Hospital with a capacity of 500 beds.
There is also a 400-bed university hospital to be built at the College of Medicine with a total cost of SR500 million.