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Saudi Arabia Creating a City for Entrepreneurial Women

Saturday, February 22, 2014 @ 2:58 PM

A section of the Arabic Press recently reported that a prominent Saudi businesswoman says an industrial city will be built for budding women entrepreneurs. Another piece of powerful evidence that a global female force field is rising.  Can't wait to see how the Saudis put their resources to work to help close the gender gap in their kingdom.  Here's more from The Saudi Gazette.

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