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Saudi Arabia Halts $2 Billion Sale of Water Plant Stake

  • France’s Engie among investors looking at Ras Al Khair plant
  • Suspension is a setback for the kingdom’s privatization plans
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Saudi Arabia has halted the sale of one of the world’s biggest water plants, which had attracted interest from investors including France’s Engie SA, in a setback for the kingdom’s privatization plans.