Entries by SaudiExpert

Now Check-in Saudia Airlines In Riyadh City Without Visit To Airport

For added convenience, you can now check-in for SAUDIA international flights at the city terminal in the heart of Riyadh. The city terminal is located at the SAUDIA building on the eastern ring road between exits 14 and 15. Riyadh city terminal check-in opens 24 hours prior to your flight departure. The final deadline for […]

Ban on Whatsapp Calling in Saudi Arabia Lifted

  Expats in Saudi Arabia rejoice as it seems the ban on Whatsapp calling has been removed. Although Whatsapp calling feature came out in first quarter of 2015, the Communication and Information Technology Commission (CITC) had not allowed the calling feature till yesterday (7th February, 2016). Then out of the blue yesterday, we started getting calls on our Whatsapp. […]

Sheikh Mohammad Ayoob back in Prophet’s Mosque

Last night I listened to Shaikh Muhammad Ayoob, who returned in Haram AlNabawi after nearly two decades to lead prayer . The Shaikh’s voice was slightly crying because his desire got fulfilled after decades . Iam thanking King Salman bin AbdAlaziz AlSaud for allowing Shaikh Muhammad Ayoob to be once again Imam of HolyMosque of […]

Eid Prayer/Salah Timings 2015

      Saudi Arabia will celebrate Eid on Saturday, 17th July, 2015 corresponding to 1  Shawwal, 1436. The Eid prayer is held 10 minutes after sunrise. The Eid salah timings for various cities in Saudi Arabia is as follows: If you city is not here, then you get the timings for the sunrise from www.IslamicFinder.org  and […]

Visit Visa Stopped till End of Hajj Season 2015

Every year around the Ramadan time the government of Saudi Arabia stop issuing visit visa online through Ministry of Foreign Affairs – MOFA website. This year also, the many of the readers have given feedback that they were unable to get visit visa from around date 17th May, 2015. Many people were getting the below message […]

How to Apply for Dubai Visa Online

  Visa on Arrival is open till October 2015 How to Apply for Dubia – UAE Visa Online for Saudi Iqama holders other GCC residents – e-Visa Although the immigration authorities in Dubai, UAE are going to stop issue of visa on arrival facility at airport for expatriates having Saudi iqama or other GCC resident permit, […]

FlyDubai and Terminal 2 review

Fly Dubai and Dubai Terminal Personal Experience Fare I took FlyDubai about 4 times and have a few positive and negative comments, Firstly the best part of flydubai is the fare, Fly Dubai has one of the best fares and is a low cost airline, but the most amazing thing about flydubai is that its […]

Cash Limit for Travelling in Saudi Arabia

  Carrying Cash more than SR 60,000 can lead to Jail Like all countries in the world, Saudi Arabian rules require you to declare the amount of money you are carrying if it is more than allowed amount. Failure to make declaration will subject them to confiscation, and the bearer ‎will be liable to legal penalties […]