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Exclusive With half of Saudis turning gamers, eSports to add $21bn to GDP video

With half of Saudis turning gamers, eSports to add $21bn to GDP

  • Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Sultan, president of the Kingdom’s esports federation, said the sector has the potential to contribute billions of dollars to the local economy
  • Analysts predict that global revenues from esports will grow to more than $1.08 billion in 2021 and will surpass $1.6 billion by 2024
By WAEL MAHDI - INJI ALBUKHARI - Lama Alhamawi ·