Category: Immigration News

Umrah services to resume in a phased manner: Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia will lift the suspension of Umrah services and visits to the holy sites in a phased manner after several months of closure due to the outbreak of
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Passenger guide updated by GACA for International flights exceptional categories

The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) announced that it has updated its traveler’s guide, after the issuance of the approval by the competent authorities in the Kingdom to
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Travelers to Follow COVID-19 Precautionary Measures: GACA

The General Authority for Civil Aviation (GACA) said in a statement on Wednesday that Individuals traveling to and from Saudi Arabia must strictly adhere to corona virus countermeasures at
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Saudi Ministry allows deposit of wages in e-wallets

The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development has allowed small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to deposit salaries of their workers in e-wallets instead of bank accounts. The sources
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Saudi Arabia to lift all travel restrictions on citizens from Jan. 1, 2021.

Saudi Arabia announced on Sunday that the restrictions would be lifted totally  on the citizens for leaving and returning to the Kingdom, with opening all land, sea and airports
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Saudi Arabia to establish global academy for tourism training

The Council of Ministers has given the Ministry of Tourism the go ahead to open a regional office of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in Riyadh as
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Saudi Arabia provides One-month automatic iqama extension for expats abroad

The Directorate General of Passports (Jawazat) has automatically extended the validity of residency permit (iqama) of expatriates who are outside the Kingdom. The extension is for a month and
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Tawakkalna app (Covid-19 KSA) users cross 7 million; 3 new features added

The number of users of Tawakkalna application, approved by the Ministry of Health to prevent the spread of coronavirus, has crossed seven million. Three more distinctive features have been
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Saudi GACA backs domestic tourism movement with development programs

The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA), in its bid to raise the level of quality of services provided to travelers and airport visitors alike, has focused on many
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Saudia cites requirements for travel to 25 countries; seven conditions for incoming passengers

Saudi Arabian Airlines announced seven conditions for the passengers returning to the Kingdom once the Kingdom lifts travel restrictions. The airline called on passengers to follow health instructions based
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