King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology signs agreement with IBM

February 26, 2008

The King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) has signed an agreement with the New York-based computer giant IBM to establish an international center for advanced research on water desalination, energy and petrochemicals in Riyadh.

 

In remarks at the signing ceremony, KACST Vice President for Research Institutes Prince Dr. Turki bin Saud said that the agreement is expected to make a positive contribution to the development of petrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia.