Saudi Arabia Railways (SAR) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Italy's Arsenale Group to launch the Middle East region's first luxury train in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The agreement reflects SAR's commitment to promoting tourism and cultural affairs in the Kingdom and aims to boost national tourism goals, said its CEO Dr Bashar bin Khaled Al Malik after signing the deal with Paolo Barletta, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Arsenale Group. 
The luxury train will offer visitors and residents of the Kingdom a unique opportunity to explore a range of tourist attractions within a framework of integrated luxury transportation services, it added.-TradeArabia News Service