Economic Cities Authority

​Saudi Arabia has entered the 21st century with a vision to develop a sustainable economy. One of the cornerstones of this vision is to empower the private sector to play a leading role in shaping the economy.

This will establish the building blocks for sustainable development and enable the Kingdom to meet the current and future challenges in a global economy.

Inspired by this vision, the Saudi Economic Cities were created as a catalyst for the advancement of the Saudi economy. The objective of these Economic Cities is to establish an agile environment within which the private sector can thrive, to be the driving force behind the development of The Economic Cities in Saudi Arabia, the Economic Cities Authority (ECA) was established by, The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.

One of the main roles of the ECA is to passionately lead the building of credible partnerships with the private sector in a service-oriented and business-friendly manner.

The ECA is determined to undertake its mission of developing economically vibrant knowledge hubs through innovative partnerships, best-in-class regulations, and around- the-clock services.