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SAUDI TOURISM SET TO REACH $US81BN BY 2026

Saudi Arabia’s travel and tourism sector is expected to contribute more than $81 billion to the country’s GDP by 2026, according to data from the World Travel and Tourism Council. 567 more words

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The Minarets are Closing In

A soapstone impression of Istanbul’s world-renowned Blue Mosque, this one, the second-largest in the Emirates, is going to wear its lines most handsomely into old age. 89 more words

Crane Collapse in Saudi Arabia

A Saudi court in January dismissed charges against 13 people over a crane collapse in 2015 that more than 100 people in Mecca.

The Mecca Criminal Court said it had no jurisdiction to rule on the case, which opened last August. 156 more words

Iittala & Arabia Design Centre – home base of Finnish design

Visit a Finnish home and look for objects of Iittala, Arabia and Marimekko. I’ll eat my Marimekko napkins in case you don’t find anything. 277 more words

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