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Downtown Riyadh in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia’s $500 billion megacity is in jeopardy after a Saudi journalist’s death. Here’s the status of the kingdom’s other...

Saudi Arabia's multi-billion-dollar construction projects could be in peril after the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Disappointing photos show what can happen to billion-dollar mega-developments

Developers don't always execute megaprojects — even ones that are worth billions of dollars — as planned. Often, the larger the development, the more that can go wrong, like sinking towers, budget overruns, and failures to attract residents.

China is opening the world’s longest sea bridge — and it contains enough steel to build 60 Eiffel Towers

China will soon unveil its controversial megaproject, a 34-mile-long bridge connecting Hong Kong, Macau, and the mainland. Here's what it looks like.
Laborers work at the construction site of a building in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, October 18, 2017.

Saudi Arabia is building a $500 billion mega-city that’s 33 times the size of New York City

The plan calls for a business and industrial zone that will connect with Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and Egypt, and may lessen the kingdom's reliance on oil exports.