Entries by SaudiExpert

6 Ways Women Driving will impact You !

How it Changes Your life – Women Driving   King Salman had announced on 27th September, 2017 that women will be allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia. Although this does not mean that all women will take up driving, but yes a considerable number are interested.   So how this going impact you !! Your […]



Age Fixed for Women Drivers – 18 years

Women Drivers – 18 year old Girls can Dive Cars in Saudi Arabia   As per the Interior Ministry spokesman Mansour al-Turki said that women would be allowed to drive in kingdom from the age of 18 as provided they have valid driving license.         Source: Arab News, ASHARQ AL-AWSAT  



Car Loans for Women – Banks are ready

  Female Car Drivers –  Banks ready to cater their needs   On 27th September, King Salman decreed that women will be allowed to driver cars and ban on them will be lifted by June next year. This was historic moment for Saudi Arabia. This is going to lead to wide spread changes in the […]



19 Iqama Professions That are not Renewed

19 Iqama Professions That are not Renewed   In Saudi Arabia, not all rules are announced in the media. They are implemented as a policy. The rule is confirmed once it is implemented and experienced by few individuals. It has been reported that 19 iqama profession are not getting renewed as they are reserved for […]



Women to issue to Fatwa in Saudi Arabia

Women to give Fatwas in Saudi Arabia For the first time in Saudi Arabia, women will be allowed to issue fatwas (religious rulings). During the forty ninth meeting of the Shoura Council, 107 member voted in favor. General Presidency of Scholarly Research and Ifta, the only governmental body authorized to issue fatwas in the Kingdom, […]



Ban on Expatriate Engineers with less 5-yr experience

Ban on Expat Engineer with less 5 Years experience RIYADH – The Ministry of Labor and Social Development (MLSD) and Saudi Council of Engineers (SCE) have reached an agreement to stop recruitment of expatriate engineers with professional experience of less than five years, Saudi Press Agency reported Wednesday. Furthermore, the recruited expatriate engineers will have to […]



Eid Prayer Timings September 2017

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Al Baik to open near Riyadh

Whoever, comes Jeddah for visit, his friends and relatives surely take him to treat at most popular fast food in town – Al Baik. This fast food was available in Western Province (Jeddah, Makkah, Madinah) until now. Now Al-Baik is opening almost next to Riyadh – in Muzahmiyyah as per the tweet from official AlBaik […]



People Exempted From Dependent Fees

Expatriates Exempted From Dependent Fees As it is well known, starting from 1st July, 2017 government as implemented Dependent Fees of SR 100 per month per dependent and this fees will increase to SR 200 on 1st July, 2018. To know complete details about Dependent Fees – Payment, procedures, conditions for dependent fees see our article […]



How to Pay Dependent Fees Online Through Bank SADAD

Pay Dependent Fees Online – Procedure From 1st July 2017, the Saudi Arabian government has implemented the payment of Dependent Fee for all dependents under expatriate sponsorship. To know all related rules and exemptions about Dependent Fees, visit http://qsaudi.com/expat-fees/ In this article we will give below the procedure to pay dependent fees online through bank account […]



Expat Dependent Fee – Q & A

Expat Dependent Fee – All you want to know The implementation of expat dependent fee has started from 1st July, 2017. Confusion and misunderstanding is common in people. Keeping this in mind, we have listed all related issues from reliable sources and individual expats experience.   1. The King has revoked the Dependent fee This is […]



Jawazat & Government working timings in Ramadan

With the arrival of Ramadan, the government office timing including Jawazat timings change. This is understandable as the whole system of life changes. Most of the people are fasting in the day and stay awake all or most of the night. To easy the process, the government has given relief regarding the working hour for Muslims […]



Ramadan Working Hours as per Saudi Labor Law

  Ramadan Working Hours as per Saudi Labor Law During the month of Ramadan, the whole environment changes in Saudi Arabia. During the day Muslims are fasting and during the night pray Taraweeh. Keeping this in mind, the Saudi the government has provided relief to the Muslim workers by decreasing the total working hours for Muslims. This […]



Zakir Naik granted Saudi citizenship: Middleeastmonitor reports

As per Middleeastmonitor, Indian Islamic preacher, Dr Zakir Naik, who is wanted by authorities in Delhi for alleged terrorist offences, has been granted citizenship by Saudi Arabia. Arab sources reported that King Salman had intervened to grant Naik Saudi citizenship to protect him from arrest by the International Police Organisation, Interpol. Last month, Indian courts […]