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Internet History in Saudi Arabia Internet was first introduced to Kingdom of SaudiArabia 1994 when state academic, medical, and research institutions got access toit. Internet was officially made available in Kingdom of Saudi Arabiain1 997 by a ministerial decision and the public access finally debuted in1999. In December 2000 there were 200,000 Internet users in Saudi Arabia.. Read more
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Internet History in Saudi Arabia

  • Internet was first introduced to Kingdom of SaudiArabia 1994 when state academic, medical, and research institutions got access toit.
  • Internet was officially made available in Kingdom of Saudi Arabiain1 997 by a ministerial decision and the public access finally debuted in1999.
  • In December 2000 there were 200,000 Internet users in Saudi Arabia..
  • By 2005 the number of Internet users in KSA had grown to 2.5million, while in 2010 the number have reached 9.8 millions, making the growth in less than10 years by 4,900%.Such growth puts KSA as one of the fastest growing Internet markets.