Saudi Arabia, more than a petrol kingdom

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

Entertainment: It is widely known as a country without public cinemas or theatres. Alcohol is also strictly prohibited and so are public venues such as discos and bars. But with King Abdullah's reforms since 2005, some cinemas have re-opened.

Saudi Arabia, more than a petrol kingdom

People take rest outside a mosque in Medina. [Photo/VCG]

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