Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Saudi Arabia

Expats in Saudi Arabia will only be allowed 1 year work...

Work visas were previously valid for two years.The validity of expat work visas for private sector employees in Saudi Arabia has been reduced from...

Saudi grants citizenship to robot

Saudi Arabia has become the first country to give a robot citizenship.The move is an attempt to promote Saudi Arabia as a place to...

“I will return Saudi Arabia to moderate Islam” says crown prince

“What happened in the last 30 years is not Saudi Arabia. What happened in the region in the last 30 years is not the Middle...

Diamantaires worried over 5% VAT

Industry experts believe that 5% VAT on diamonds in UAE, which has emerged as the world's largest diamond trading hub after Antwerp, will have...

Saudi: Work visa validity reduced to one year

The validity of employment visas issued by the Ministry of Labor and Social Development (MLSD) for the private sector firms has been reduced from...

More than 5% of Saudi Aramco could be offered beyond the...

Saudi billionaire investor Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal on Monday floated the idea that the kingdom could publicly list an increasing portion of its state...

Saudi-funded SR100m epilepsy hospital opens in Colombo today

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will open a 242-bed epilepsy hospital, which is fully funded by the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD), in Colombo...

Saudi Arabia pursues aggressive economic overhaul

The Arab nation is holding a big investment conference as it pursues an aggressive economic overhaul to reduce its dependence on oil. The country's reform...

Who’s the biggest winner?

We all cheered for Saudi women last month when Saudi Arabia lifted the driving ban on women. The next consideration was the short and...

World’s future tallest building will eclipse Burj Khalifa

It looks like any other tower project rising from the sand across the Middle East. But the construction work at Jeddah Tower in Saudi Arabia...

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