Tag: Kingdom

Saudi Arabia gives domestic workers more flexibility to switch occupations.

Saudi Arabia has made major modifications to labour rules, defining the situations that enable domestic employees to switch employers without the approval of the former employer. These improvements are
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Saudi Temporary Work Visa for Employers

Overview: Saudi Arabia has introduced a 90-day Temporary Work Visa. The visa will allow holders to stay for an initial three-month period. A visa holder may also apply for
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Saudi Arabia : Entry for non-citizens from 20 countries suspended over coronavirus fears

Saudi Arabia has suspended entry to the Kingdom for non-citizens from 20 specific countries, including diplomats, health practitioners, and their families, to help curb the spread of the corona-virus
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Expats not returning on exit and reentry visa will be banned for 3 years : Jawazat

The General Directorate of Passports (Jawazat) clarified that those expatriates, who left the Kingdom on exit and reentry visa and did not come back before the expiry of the
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Expat Engineers to clear a test before entering Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has decided to hold a professional test for non-Saudi engineers who seek to come to the Kingdom on new job visas. The Senior officials of the Education
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KSA Employers do not need to provide insurance to parents and siblings of non-Saudi workers

Othman Al-Qasabi, the spokesman of the Council of Cooperative Health Insurance (CCHI), clarified that employers are not required to provide mandatory health insurance to parents and siblings of their
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Saudi Arabia resumes international flights, reopens land, sea borders from Jan 3

Saudi Arabia has resumed international flights and reopened its land and sea borders from 3rd January 2021, a Saudi Press Agency report said quoting a Ministry of Interior statement.
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More E-Channels launched for government fees payment

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Finance has launched additional E-payment channels using bank cards, apart from SADAD, to pay fees for various government services. Deputy Minister of Finance for Revenue
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Saudi Arabia: Expatriate job mobility condition outlined; no additional fee

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development outlined on Thursday the conditions for the eligibility of expat workers to benefit from the job mobility service as per
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Saudia resumes international flights to 20 destinations

Saudia airline has resumed international flights to 20 destinations in the Middle East, Asia and Europe, after seven months of travel disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The national
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