Saudi Arabia’s Tourism Industry Comes Under Quarantine

Apr 2, 2020 | 19:05 GMT

Saudi Arabia had planned to shift its economy away from oil by bolstering its religious tourism sector. But the threat of a widespread COVID-19 contagion is now forcing Riyadh to shut down the country's most popular attractions. In the coming months, Saudi Arabia will likely have to bail out the industry to keep it poised for growth....

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