12 March 2020 – Suspended events and large gatherings

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Type of Intervention: Physical distancing
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Saudi Arabian government suspended events and large gatherings at wedding and event halls, conference centers, hotels and resting homes. The decision also includes gatherings at local parks, beaches, resorts and nature reserves.
Full details here: https://www.spa.gov.sa/2047167