Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Expats

Latest updates on expats news in the GCC Countries: Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Oman.

Expats: How to retire in the UAE

For the estimated 8.34 million expatriates currently living and working in the UAE, a growing number are approaching retirement age and are curiĀ­ous about...

Bahrain: Company releases salary arrears of unpaid workers

A construction company has started releasing the salary arrears of workers who have not been paid for a long time after the successful intervention...

Fines up to SR25,000 for violating labor rights in Saudi

The ministry posted on its official Twitter account a list of penalties that will be imposed on employers if they violate the rights of...

Expat driving licence ban opposed

A proposal to ban expatriates working in certain sectors from driving has received strong backlash from community leaders and activists who described it as...

Saudi expat tax will hit workers & businesses

The expatriate levy in Saudi Arabia will be a financial burden on both foreign workers and businesses, analysts have said.Starting next month, the kingdom...

Council bid to revoke expat driving licenses in Bahrain

A new effort to revoke the driving licenses of expats working in certain sectors has been launched by a municipal council. The Constitutional Court...

Saudi Arabia to introduce monthly ‘expat levy’

Starting next month, Saudi Arabia will be collecting a new tax from expatriates and their dependents, a move that is seen to boost the...

Saudi: Tenants to face travel ban for nonpayment of rent

About 18,700 cases have been filed against tenants who failed to pay rents of houses or business buildings in the past eight months with...

Kuwait deports 13,000 foreigners in five months

Authorities in Kuwait have deported around 13,000 foreigners in the first five months of the year. The reasons included mainly violation of residency and...

India assured of welfare of diaspora in Gulf

India on Saturday said it is closely monitoring the situation in the Gulf where several countries led by Saudi Arabia have cut off diplomatic...
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