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Friday, June 5, 2020

Kuwait: Expats start facing the worst due to Kuwaitization

Kuwait has banned the recruitment of expat professionals holding top university qualifications if they’re below 30 years of age.According to sources, the decision was...

Saudi: Man stabs expat nurse who refused medication

A nurse was repeatedly stabbed in the arm by a Saudi man who became enraged after being refused medication. Rolando Mina, 29, had been filling...

Saudi: Riyal coins to be replaced with banknotes

The SR1 banknotes will be replaced with one-riyal coins. The Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA) will start withdrawing SR1 banknotes from the market from...

FlyDubai – Was there a hijack attempted in Iranian Airspace?

Reports were being circulated on social media about an attempt to hijack a Flydubai plane in Iranian airspace which was denied on Wednesday by...

Saudi: 785,000 expats lost their jobs since 2017

According to official Saudi data, 785,000 foreign employees in the private sector have left their jobs in the 15 months since the beginning of...

Saudi: 77% of teachers in private colleges are expats

There are 4,984 teachers in private universities and colleges in the Kingdom, of whom 3,854 are expatriates representing about 77 percent, local Arabic daily...

Nepah virus outbreak – GCC residents warned against travelling to Kerala

Bahrain’s government and other groups in the GCC have asked citizens and residents to avoid travelling to the southern Indian state of Kerala due...

Bahrain: Food wastage increases to 600 tonnes per day

When the world is fighting malnutrition and poverty, a lot of food is ending up in trash cans here at a time. The volume of...

Saudi detains 3 more activists ahead of driving ban lift

Saudi authorities have widened a crackdown on women's rights advocates, detaining at least three more activists a month before the kingdom lifts its decades-old...

Saudi plans 120 tourist festivals this summer

On Tuesday, the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage has announced plans for more than 120 tourist festivals across the Kingdom this summer. The...
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