Saudi Arabia has allowed citizens from 49 countries to apply for e-visa for tourism purposes. The visa can be obtained electronically from “Spirit of Saudi” website. During the stay in Kingdom, the tourists can also perform Umrah.
Ministry of Education in cooperation with Ministry of Health has started preparation for the face to face returning to study for the next academic year 2022. The academic year 2022 will start from 29 August, 2021.
On 28 July, 2021 Saudi Ports Authority & the Cruise Saudi Company inaugurated the first cruise ship terminal at Jeddah Islamic Port. Two days later, for the very first time, MSC Bellissima set sail from Jeddah Islamic Port to regional destinations i.e. Jordan & Egypt.
Fully vaccinated tourists are allowed to enter Saudi Arabia from 1st August 2021 without the need to quarantine. Tourists will have to provide a negative PCR test (conducted 72 hours prior to departure), along with proof of approved vaccination.
Second Dose of Covid-19 Vaccine is now available in Saudi Arabia. The appointment can be book from Sehhaty app.
Tawakkalna app offers real-time monitoring of suspected or infected Covid-19 cases in your vicinity, while maintaining user’s privacy. It is achieved by enabling “Caution Mode” in the app. Once enabled the app notifies when you come in close proximity to patients suspected of or infected
“Share Health Condition Card” is a new feature that has been added to Tawakkalna app. By using this feature one can share the health card of their dependents with other Tawakkalna members. One of the use case for this service can be that if someone
Tawakkalna app, approved by the Saudi Ministry of Health, helps prevent the spread of coronavirus. It can be used as a “Health Passport”, to verify that the person is infection free. Tawakkalna app can be used to get permits, during restricted hours, for gathering, getting
Today first phase for Hajj 2018 booking in Saudi Arabia has started. Unlike past years, the Hajj booking process has been divided into two phases. This is a new and improved process that will facilitate greatly in booking of Hajj packages from Saudi Arabia.
In pursuit of Vision 2030, Saudi Arab has launched some reforms effective from 1st January, 2018. One of them include decreasing subsidy on Electricity, thus increasing the price substantially.