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Makkah Gate to be implemented in four phases over 20 years

The mayor of Makkah, Osama al-Bar, has said the recently-approved Makkah Gate city project is to be implemented in four stages over 20 years, Arab News has reported. Al-Badr said that 70% of the project is located inside the borders of the Grand Mosque. "The infrastructure network proposed is proportional to the phases of development and is in accordance with a development plan that extends between 15 to 20 years, five years being allocated for each phase," said al-Bar.