Kuwait: Over 200,000 Expats Lose Residency Permits In One Year

Stranded abroad and unable to return to Kuwait due to the coronavirus pandemic, over 200,000 Kuwait – based expatriates lost their residencies in one year, Times Kuwait reported on Monday. The expats came from 20 different countries, and the worst – hit nationalities were those from Egypt, India and Sri Lanka, a source told Kuwait … More Kuwait: Over 200,000 Expats Lose Residency Permits In One Year

UAE Cabinet Approves Program To Attract Remote Workers

The federal cabinet of the UAE approved a new system allowing professionals to reside in the Gulf state wile working remotely for employers abroad, a scheme that the emirate of Dubai launched itself in October. The UAE has taken several measures to attract wealthy foreigners as the COVID-19 pandemic and low oil prices have hit … More UAE Cabinet Approves Program To Attract Remote Workers

Kuwait Closes Sea, Land Borders With Certain Exceptions For Citizens, Workers

Kuwait announces it will be closing its land and sea border crossings with certain exceptions made for shipping workers and returning citizens and their immediate family members and companions, according to a decision by the country’s Council of Ministers. Exceptions were made for shipping operations and workers in the divided zone, according to the announcement. … More Kuwait Closes Sea, Land Borders With Certain Exceptions For Citizens, Workers

Oman Suspends Entry Of Travelers From Several Countries Amid COVID-19 Spike

Oman has announced it is suspending entry of travellers from  several countries, including Sudan and Lebanon, amid a recent spike in coronavirus cases. The suspension of entry for travellers will include the following countries: Sudan, Lebanon, Brazil, South Africa, Nigeria, Tanzania, Ghana, Ethiopia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone. ‘The suspension of entry will also apply to … More Oman Suspends Entry Of Travelers From Several Countries Amid COVID-19 Spike

Kuwait To Allow Non – Kuwaiti Citizens To Enter The Country Starting Feb 21- Statement

Kuwait will allow non – Kuwaiti citizens to enter the country starting Feb.21 with some new procedures, the civil aviation authority said in a statement late on Friday. Travelers arriving on direct flight from high risk countries will have to resort to institutional quarantine in one of the local hotels for 14 days, while travellers … More Kuwait To Allow Non – Kuwaiti Citizens To Enter The Country Starting Feb 21- Statement

Saudi Arabia To Invest More Than $20 Billion In Its Military Industry Over Next Decade

Saudi Arabia will invest more than $20 billion in its domestic military industry over the next decade as part of aggressive plans to boost local military spending, the head of the kingdom’s military industry regulator said on Saturday. The Gulf state wants to develop and manufacture more weapons and military systems domestically, aiming to spend … More Saudi Arabia To Invest More Than $20 Billion In Its Military Industry Over Next Decade

Bahrain’s Economy To Grow 3.3% This Year, Must Cut Public Debt – IMF

Bahrain’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic will be gradual, with growth projected at 3.3.% this year after a 5.4% contraction in 2020, the International Monetary Fund said on Sunday. The tiny Gulf state has been battered by the twin shocks of the coronavirus crisis and lower oil prices, which pushed its overall fiscal deficit … More Bahrain’s Economy To Grow 3.3% This Year, Must Cut Public Debt – IMF

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Calls For International Deal Stopping Iran From Acquiring Nuclear Weapons

RIYADH/SAUDI ARABIA, October 22, 2019 – The Saudi cabinet discussed on Tuesday the importance of having a comprehensive international agreement that prevents Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons in any way and stops it from financing its terrorist activities in the region. The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, chaired … More BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Calls For International Deal Stopping Iran From Acquiring Nuclear Weapons

KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA | HRH Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Condoles Emperor Of Japan On Victims Of Typhoon

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, October 15, 2019 – His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense has sent a cable of condolences to Emperor Naruhito of Japan on the typhoon that struck Northern Japan resulting in deaths and missing persons. HRH Crown Prince Mohammed … More KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA | HRH Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Condoles Emperor Of Japan On Victims Of Typhoon