Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Saudi Arabia

Saudi VAT impact: Price hike ‘will push consumers to find ways...

JEDDAH: The introduction of value-added tax (VAT) next year will directly impact the prices of commodities and services, analysts said.“The price increase will reduce...

Saudi Arabia ‘has one of world’s lowest bank fraud rates

RIYADH: Bank fraud is low in the Kingdom compared to rising rates in other countries, Saudi Banks, the nation’s association of bankers, said on...

WATCH: Saudi guy, seemingly incapable, was rescued like a child by...

JEDDAH YESTERDAY: Saudi, seemingly incapable of rescuing himself, is picked up like a child and carried to safety by Philippine manVideo credit to Saudi...

Saudi Arabia will issue its first tourist visas in 2018

Saudi Arabia is unlikely to be on your vacation list. Its government is trying hard to change that. The kingdom already welcomes millions of Muslims...

Saudi Graft Suspects Are Said to Start Payments for Freedom

Saudi suspects being held as part of the kingdom’s crackdown on alleged corruption are starting to make payments to settle cases in exchange for...

Saudi: Detained princes are being ‘tortured’ (Daily Mail)

Saudi princes and billionaire businessmen arrested earlier this month are being strung up by their feet and beaten by American private security contractors, a...

Saudi opens all-women municipality office

Saudi Arabia has opened what is believed to be its first all-women municipality branch in Madinah to serve the female population.Saudi Gazette reports that the...

Tough ‘Saudization’ process may cause 30% of gold, jewelry shops in...

JEDDAH: Hundreds of gold and jewelry shops are expected to close once the decision to nationalize gold and jewelry jobs is enforced in about...

Women to be exempted from some traffic penalties in Saudi Arabia?

Women drivers might be exempted from being questioned by stopping their cars. After allowing women to drive in September 2017, following a royal decree issued by the...

High-speed Haramain train makes pilot trip

JEDDAH: The mega public transport project in the Makkah region on Tuesday received the first pilot trip of the high-speed Haramain train between Jeddah...

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