Tag: Saudi Arabia

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 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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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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Saudi Arabia’s Future Investment Initiative postponed until January

The Future Investment Initiative (FII), Saudi Arabia’s flagship financial forum, has been postponed until early next year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the organizers said. The fourth edition of
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Russia, Saudi Arabia to facilitate bilateral visa procedures from August 30

The citizens of Saudi Arabia and Russia would become eligible for fast-track visa applications when traveling to each other’s country beginning this Sunday when a bilateral interstate agreement takes
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Automated payment retrieval service for customers in the near future

Talaat Hafez, spokesman for Saudi banks, said that the Saudi Payments Company (SPC) is currently working to introduce the automated payment retrieval service for customers in the near future.
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No specific date for resumption of international flights – GACA

Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) announced that there is still no specific date set for the resumption of international flights in Saudi Arabia. The Authority (GACA)
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