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The Wall Street Journal

Alcohol-Free Saudi Arabia Plans Champagne and Wine Bars at Neom

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia—Saudi Arabia’s futuristic megaproject Neom is planning to serve wine, cocktails and champagne at a seaside resort that’s scheduled to open subsequent 12 months, in accordance with planning paperwork and other people near the event, in what could be a primary for a conservative kingdom the place alcohol is banned.

The sale of alcohol, if allowed, would mark a dangerous milestone for Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s financial and cultural makeover of his nation, which is aimed partially at attracting overseas vacationers and inspiring expatriate enterprise folks to stay and work there.

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