On the occasion of the selection of Riyadh as the Arab cultural capital of UNESCO for 2000, a new Internet site was launched.
The new Arabic site includes comprehensive information on the city. The site, http://Riyadh  Directory, provides services and news guide. It also provides the first electronic map of the city. For example, the surfer can search in this site for his preferred restaurant or shop.
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