Riyadh, Sept. 20 -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has officially launched 'The Garage', the largest startup district in the Middle East located within the King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology in Riyadh on Monday, September 18.

Transforming a former parking structure into a workspace, it offers a space of 28,000 square meters and can accommodate 300 startups, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.

It has 24 conference rooms, an event area for up to 1,000 people, and dedicated workshop spaces.

The transformation work began in April 2022 with a mission to empower startups and has since partnered with industry giants like Google for Startups and the National Center for Information Technology Development.

Currently, the facil...