Future of Media, Entertainment and Sport

Chart of the day: US spending on video games is now bigger than the GDP of Bahrain

Gaming is not just popular among boys and young men. Image: REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

Johnny Wood

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Bahrain's GDP reached $35.307 billion in 2017 Image: The World Bank

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