Friday, November 16, 2018

Saudi Arabia

Labor Ministry designates 12 job types as Saudi-only

RIYADH: Minister of Labor and Social Development Ali Al-Ghafees has issued a decree to limit work in 12 new activities to Saudi men and...

Saudi Arabia prepares to end women driving ban Sunday

Saudi Arabia will allow women to drive from Sunday, ending the world's only ban on female motorists, a historic reform marred by what rights...

Vision 2030: Why Saudi Arabia’s reform changes make investors nervous

Behind the unease is the fact that Vision 2030, launched in 2016, has so far done little to free the economy from dependence on...
video

Saudi authorities deny rumors plane landed on busy highway during sandstorm

JEDDAH: Saudi authorities have denied rumors on social media of an airplane landing on a busy highway due to adverse weather conditions.The video showed...

Saudi ranks 23rd with 664 patent registrations last year

Saudi Arabia has made giant strides in the field of patent registration, beating many countries, with a rank of 23 from among 92 countries...

Saudi Arabia restricts mobile SIM card ownership

Saudi Arabia has imposed limits on the ownership of prepaid SIM cards for citizens and foreigners. Foreign residents, who make up more than...

Saudi: Women can legally drive from tomorrow

And Mr Gasnier says that the "very difficult" conditions that blighted Saudi Arabia in 2017 have continued into this year.After more than 60 years...

Saudi weighs slower subsidy to aid economy

Saudi Arabia may cut energy subsidies more gradually and take longer to balance its budget, Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan said, as the kingdom seeks to soften...

Saudi Arabia: Life after oil is easier said than done

It's easy to be optimistic about the economy if you live in a resource-rich country with a “golden goose” everyone wants to buy. However, it’s...

Eman Al-Ghamdi becomes first Saudi woman to hold municipal position

Saudi Eman bint Abdulla Al-Ghamdi has become the first woman to hold a municipal position in her country. She has been appointed as Assistant Municipality...
- Advertisement -

Most Recent

Stay updated with the latest INSIDER news for the Gulf

Enter your e-mail address to receive essential weekly updates. We WON'T SPAM, that's a PROMISE!

Choose which Expats section you want to subscribe in: