NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Extend Tourist Visas For Three Month Free Of Charge

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia will extend tourist visas which expired during the suspension of international flight amid the coronavirus pandemic automatically for a period of three months free of charge, according to an official statement. The Kingdom’s General Directorate of Passports announced that the General Directorate of Passport would extend the visas … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Extend Tourist Visas For Three Month Free Of Charge

NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Ease Virus Restrictions Return To Normal By June 21

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud approved on Monday the easing of restrictions imposed over the coronavirus outbreak. Restrictions will be lifted in three phases, culminating in the curfew completely ending – with the exception of the holy city of Makkah – from June … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Ease Virus Restrictions Return To Normal By June 21

Saudi Society | Saudi Residents Face Deportation For Gathering In Weddings, Funerals

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Ministry of Interior said on Saturday that residents who violate nationwide coronavirus precautionary measures and gather for social occasions such as weddings, funerals, parties, seminars and the like will be deported and banned from ever re-entering the Kingdom. The MOI also specified fines for violators of the ban on … Continue reading Saudi Society | Saudi Residents Face Deportation For Gathering In Weddings, Funerals

CORONAVIRUS | Saudi Citizens Returning From Abroad Must Use ‘Tatamman’ E-Bracelet

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia introduced a new coronavirus – related health measure, an electronic bracelet for all Saudi nationals returning to the Kingdom from abroad, the Ministry of Health said on Friday. All Saudi citizens returning from abroad will be provided with a smart bracelet linked to the ‘Tataman’ (which translates to … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS | Saudi Citizens Returning From Abroad Must Use ‘Tatamman’ E-Bracelet

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Confirms 2,509 New Cases, Raising Total to 59,854

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia has confirmed 2,509 new coronavirus cases after conducting 16,140 new tests over the past 24 hours, raising the total to 59,854 cases, according to the health ministry. Health Ministry Spokesman Dr. Mohammed al-And al-Ali also announced nine new fatalities, raising the Kingdom’s relatively low death toll to 329. … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Confirms 2,509 New Cases, Raising Total to 59,854

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Reports 2,840 New Virus Cases

RIYADH|SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia registered on Saturday 2,840 new coronavirus cases, taking the cumulative total to 51,980. Health Ministry spokesman Dr. Mohammed Abdelali said 10 new fatalities were reported, raising the death toll to 302. Addressing a daily press briefing on the outbreak, he said 1,797 more patients have recovered from the disease. He … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Reports 2,840 New Virus Cases

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Records 2,307 New Cases, Its Highest Daily Increase Yet

RIYADH|SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia recorded more coronavirus recoveries than new cases over the past 24 hours, according to the health ministry’s latest update on Thursday. Healthy ministry spokesman Dr. Mohammed al-Abd al-Ali also announced nine new fatalities as a result of complications, raising the relatively low death toll to 292. The Kingdom has maintained … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Records 2,307 New Cases, Its Highest Daily Increase Yet