Yesterday in Riyadh, the scene was different despite the “crisis” the country is going through due to the unfortunate death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi whose political stances are well-known.
The Khashoggi incident has angered the Saudi leadership which has launched an investigation into the case and revealed the details.
The scene in Riyadh yesterday could have been even more astonishing. However, it still expressed Saudi economic power as is evident in the announcement of deals worth $50 billion with major global companies including Trafigura, Total, Hyundai, Norinco, Schlumberger, Halliburton and Baker Hughes.
Saudi Arabia encompasses an area, which is double that of France and Germany combined and more than two times the size of EgyptMashari Althaydi