Women flocked to Le Mall in Jeddah on Thursday to check out the kingdom’s first car exhibition aimed at women, a few months after Saudi Arabia granted them the right to drive.
The exhibition focused on fuel-efficient cars and provided a team of saleswomen to help their new customer base. (Reuters)
In a decree issued in September, King Salman ordered by June an end to the ban on women drivers. (Reuters)
Pink, orange and yellow balloons hung in the mall’s showroom as women posed for photos and selfies in front of the cars. (Reuters)