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Saudi Arabia’s Booming and This Time It Isn’t Only About Oil

  • Crude is still pivotal for success of crown prince’s overhaul
  • Kingdom’s economy is the fastest growing in the Group of 20.
Modern homes in the Saudi capital of Riyadh.
Modern homes in the Saudi capital of Riyadh.Photographer: Fayez Nureldine/AFP/Getty Images
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