India's Wipro joins Saudi Aramco, PNU to open first all-women business and technology park in Riyadh

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Submitted by alvin on Mon, 2016-05-02 14:24 Riyadh (Saudi Arabia): Saudi Aramco, Princess Nourah University (PNU) and Wipro Arabia Limited, a subsidiary of Wipro Limited, a leading information technology, consulting and business process services company, inaugurated the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's first all women Business and Technology Park.The project is expected to create nearly 21,000 jobs for Saudi women over a period of ten years.The Women's Business Park (WBP) is a result of a joint venture between Princess Nourah University (PNU), the largest women's university in the world and Wipro Arabia Ltd. Saudi Aramco is the strategic advisor and anchor of this initiative. Dedicated to working women, this business park is a first of its kind project aimed at providing knowledge-based employment for women in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.A joint venture agreement was signed at a ceremony held at PNU, attended by the Minister of Education, Dr. Ahmad Al-Issa, PNU Rector, H.E Dr. Huda Al-Ameel, Saudi Aramco President