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SIGNS AT THE FISH MARKET

CLOSEUP OF WALL MURAL AT FISH MARKET STALL AT FISH MARKET MURAL AT FISH MARKET FROM A DISTANCE PER KILO (2.2 LBS) PRICING FOR SMALL SHRIMP & KABORIA (CRAB) LINKING TO – SIGNS WORDLESS WEDNESDAY   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/01/signs-at-fish-market.html

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FOOD PRICES IN SAUDI ARABIA

When I go back to the USA for the summers, I am usually shocked at the price of groceries.  Food prices here in Saudi Arabia have been much cheaper than the US, but we’ve noticed a steady climb over the … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia Sugar Tax

A few months ago the Saudi government took steps to address the high rate of diabetes and other health concerns caused by the addition of sugar in beverages.   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/06/saudi-arabia-sugar-tax.html

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Colorful Market Bins

Many markets here offer bulk seeds, nuts, and spices, and the prices are considerably less than what you might pay for the same in the states. I liked the colorful bins filled with the equally colorful products in this photo.

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Still a Deal

I liked this display of colorful packs of gum. The price for a pack of five slices is one Saudi Riyal, which is equivalent to about 25 cents US. I think that’s a bit less than what a pack of … Continue reading

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Spices, Seeds, and Such

I’m still in the states and one area where there is a big discrepancy in product prices is in spices and herbs. In KSA one can purchase a huge amount for very little money. I’m shocked at the prices for … Continue reading

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