Riyadh is the fifth smartest capital of the G20 in the "IMD" smart city index

The city of Riyadh has achieved qualitative progress in the "IMD" index of smart cities for the year 2020, issued by the International Institute for Administrative Development, in its third largest progress among the cities of the Group of Twenty countries.

The city of Riyadh jumped 18 places, surpassing global cities such as Tokyo, Rome, Paris and Beijing.

To become the fifth smartest city among the G20 capitals.

This progress reflects the great impact of digital transformation, data and artificial intelligence in the city of Riyadh, and its ability to adopt the latest technologies and digital solutions, in addition to speed and flexibility in processing digital government transactions and digital identity services, ease of starting new businesses and reducing waiting times, while applications played Governmental platforms have a major role in raising health and safety indicators for the smart city of Riyadh, specifically during the "Covid 19" pandemic.

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