It's the latest Middle Eastern country to do so, following the United Arab Emirates.
The island kingdom said Sunday that their Formula One race this month would be held behind closed doors "to preserve the safety" of citizens and racing fans.
Expats say this is where work life, finances and personal happiness peak.
The doll is designed to help Muslim girls learn the Quran while they play.
The campaign against an impoverished minority Shiite community worsens sectarian divides and undercuts Saudi claims of responsible regional leadership.