We heard the exciting news that the long anticipated Kuwait Railway has finished the process for the bidding tender.The 574KM long network will reach from KSA to Iraq, encompassing the new Silk City & Boubyan. The project will serve passengers at 220 kph speed and cargo at 120 kph speed, as regulated by the GCC railways network. For more details please see Kuwait Times.
You may have also heard about the Kuwait metro, initially announced back in 2007, and expected to have completed in 2016 (source Railway-Technology.com) that was re-announced in January of this year, however, the project execution has not yet been announced by the Public Authority for Roads & Transport, but the deadline has been set at 2025. (Source: Urban Transport News)