TRAVEL ALERT | Uber Suspends Services in Several Parts Of Saudi Arabia

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Uber said on Tuesday it was temporarily halting its services in several Saudi cities and governments after a round – the – clock curfew was announced to limit the spread of the coronavirus. Unber will ‘pause’ its services in the cities of Riyadh, Tabuk, Dammam, Dhahran and Al-Hofuf, and the … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Uber Suspends Services in Several Parts Of Saudi Arabia

BREAKING NEWS|Saudi King Earmarks $2.4 Billion To Pay Private – Sector Workers: State News Agency

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA -  Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has ordered up to 9 billion riyals ($2.4 billion) to be disbursed to pay part of the wages of private-sector workers to deter companies from laying off staff, the state-run Saudi Press Agency reported on Friday. The latest measure to tackle the fallout from the coronavirus … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS|Saudi King Earmarks $2.4 Billion To Pay Private – Sector Workers: State News Agency

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince and Trump Discussed Global Energy Markets Over Phone: State News Agency

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman and U.S. President, Donald Trump talked over the phone on Thursday and discussed global energy markets, according to  the state news agency. The Call comes after the United States invited OPEC’s main member countries to return to negotiations.

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Announces 157 New Cases Of Coronavirus

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health announced 157 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases in the Kingdom 1,720. Of the new cases reported, 78 were recorded in Madinah, 55 in Makkah and the rest in Riyadh, Qatif, Jeddah, Hufof, Tabuk, Taif and Al-Henakiyah. The ministry … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Announces 157 New Cases Of Coronavirus

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia To Process Requests To Travel Between Its 13 Provinces

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia on Sunday a dedicated team to process requests to travel between its 13 provinces following the ban on traveling across provincial borders under the 21-day curfew established by King Salman bin Abdulaziz last week to slow the spread of coronavirus. ‘Based on the curfew order and no-movement restrictions … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia To Process Requests To Travel Between Its 13 Provinces

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Expands Lockdown As Coronavirus Death Toll Doubles

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia halted entry and exit into Jeddah governorate on Sunday, expanding lockdown rules as it reported four new deaths from a coronavirus outbreak that continues to spread in the region despite drastic measures it. The Saudi health ministry said four more foreign residents, in Jeddah and Medina, had died … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Expands Lockdown As Coronavirus Death Toll Doubles

ECONOMY & BUSINESS | Saudi Arabia Implements Urgent Measures To Mitigate Impact Of Coronavirus On Economy

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA - The Saudi government is moving decisively to address the unprecedented effects and consequences of the COVID-19 , Saudi Minister of Finance, Acting Minister of Economy and Planning, Mohammed bin Abdullah Al-Jadaan, has said. "The Kingdom is taking immediate measures to ensure the safety of its citizens and residents, and to … Continue reading ECONOMY & BUSINESS | Saudi Arabia Implements Urgent Measures To Mitigate Impact Of Coronavirus On Economy