Saudi Arabia, Oman sites added to UNESCO World Heritage List; AFP

UNESCO added Saudi Arabia’s Al-Ahsa Oasis and Oman’s ancient city of Qalhat to its World Heritage List on Friday, the world cultural body said. Authorities in Riyadh, as well as Muscat, have put tourism high on their economic agendas as Gulf states look to diversify their oil-dependent economies

Source: Saudi Arabia, Oman sites added to UNESCO World Heritage List

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