Saudi Arabia, more than a petrol kingdom

By Zhan Qianhui and Wang Mengzhen | | 2017-03-16 06:38

Climate: The country's climate is tropical desert, which is hot and dry. But Saudi people never have to worry about issues of access to drinking water and sanitation as their country is the largest desalination producer due to its globally advanced seawater desalination.

Saudi Arabia, more than a petrol kingdom

People buy date palms in a town near Riyadh, capital of Saudi Arabia. [Photo/Xihua]

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