Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Motors

Saudi: Not just the four-wheelers to hit roads

As the clock struck 12 midnight, the decades-old ban on women driving was lifted in Saudi Arabia. What was unimaginable a few years ago...

Record number of passengers on Bahrain-Saudi Causeway

King Fahd Causeway that links Saudi Arabia with Bahrain has set a new record as about 118,000 people crossed it on Monday, the fourth...

Saudi: What will happen to expat drivers as women start driving?

The lifting of the kingdom’s female driving ban is expected to hit demand for expat drivers. The recruitment of foreign drivers will decrease by 50...

PHOTOS: Dubai’s women only Supercar club

These are some of the women who make up Dubai's first all-female supercar club - under the banner of the Arabian Gazelles. Some 80 women...

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 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...

Saudi: Women can hit the road after 2 days or pay...

According to traffic department sources, women found driving before June 24 will be fined SR500 to SR900. Such women will also be penalized under Article 77...

Bahrain citizens to get 100 litres of fuel for free

Citizens with valid driving licences may soon get every month 100 litres of fuel for free. A draft proposal, which aims at supporting citizens and help...

Women need not bother men anymore for Bahrain-Saudi trips

Women from Saudi Arabia will be able to drive cars and cross into neighboring Bahrain by car without men on June 24, when the...

Next Sunday, women in Saudi Arabia will at last be allowed...

Next Sunday, women in Saudi Arabia will at last be allowed to drive, potentially transforming millions of lives. Enaam Alaswad looks forward to becoming one of...

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