Saudi Arabia Lifts Ban on Movie Theatres After 35 Years

Saudi Arabia will have its first public cinemas in more than 35 years after the government announced the lifting of the ban on movie theatres.

Minister of Culture and Information Awwad bin Saleh Alawwad stated that opening cinemas will act as a catalyst for economic growth and diversification.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
  • Saudi Arabia Capital- Riyadh, Currency- Saudi Riyal.
Source- New on AIR