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FILE PHOTO: A Saudi woman sits in her shop at heritage village during Gulf Coastal Cultural Festival at Dammam Corniche, Dammam, Saudi Arabia April 20, 2018. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed. DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s non-oil private sector shrank for the fourth straight month in June as measures to contain the spread of the new coronavirus continued to hit consumer demand, a survey showed on Sunday. The seasonally adjusted IHS Markit Saudi Arabia Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) fell to 47.7 in June from 48.1 in May, remaining below the 50.0 mark that separates growth from contraction. “June data highlighted another difficult month for Saudi Arabia’s non-oil private sector economy, wit... Full story

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