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Fashion Is Betting Big on Saudi Arabia
As the kingdom’s economy experiences a robust boom, Saudi Arabia has initiated sweeping social and economic reforms to embrace external influences, lure foreign investment, and diversify its economy. Driven by a combination of social reforms reshaping consumer culture and the emergence of futuristic cities in the desert, these changes are expected to have a positive impact on various sectors, including fashion, beauty, lifestyle, and tourism, particularly with large scale projects like luxurious mega-resorts. (Via BoF)
Three Arab Films Shortlised for 2024’s Academy Awards.