The General Directorate of Passports (Jawazat) has warned that hefty fines amounting up to SR100,000 will be slapped on any establishment that employs foreigners in violation of the labor and residency regulations. The same penalty will be imposed..
Saudi Arabia’s ban on direct travel from several countries ended on Wednesday, as the Kingdom continues to relax pandemic-related travel restrictions. Travelers from six countries — India, Egypt, Pakistan, Indonesia, Brazil and Vietnam..
Saudi Arabia confirmed its first case of the Omicron COVID-19 variant coming from a north African country, state news agency SPA reported on Wednesday. SPA, quoting a statement from the kingdom's health ministry, said authorities had isolated ..
The Middle East region holds plenty of tourist attractions, for which many people visit here for spending their vacations. Saudi Arabia is a prominent country of the Arabian Peninsula that attracts foreign tourists with amazing landscapes comprising ..
Saudi Arabia on Thursday said it will grant Saudi citizenship to highly talented and innovative expatriate residents, in a major shift for the kingdom as it tries to end dependence on oil. King Salman bin Abdul Aziz issued a royal decree about gra..
Obesity is costing Saudi Arabia $19 billion per year, and that figure could skyrocket by 2060 if the issue is not addressed, according to a new study. Published by BMJ (British Medical Journal) Global Health, the study surveyed eight countries, an..
Turkish celebrity chef Nusret Gökçe, who goes by the moniker Salt Bae on social media, has revealed that he will be leaving London to open a new restaurant in Saudi Arabia. The chef launched his Nusr-Et Steakhouse in London’s Kni..
HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani received a written message from HRH Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, related to the strong bilate..
Marvel’s Eternals will not hit cinema screens in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait or Qatar, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The all-star superhero film, which was due for release across the Gulf region on Nov. 11, is understood to have been met with..