Entries by SaudiExpert

Exit Re-Entry Fee Increased SR 600 ?

Today, 2nd October, 2016, the which corresponding to 1st Muharram, 1438; the government has announced that the fees will be increasing for various visa services. It has been confirmed that the Family Visa visa fee has increased to SR 2000 and it is charged at the time of stamping of visa at Saudi Embassy in […]

Saudi National Day Offers – Free Sandwishes @ Kudu and more…

In celebration of Saudi National Day many restaurants, airlines and companies are offering their products and services free or at half rate. For the benefit of qSaudi readers we have compiled list of offers around the Kingdom; Don’t miss them. Some of them are time limited. 1. KUDU – FREE Sandwich Kudu is offering free […]

Saher Traffic Cameras are more Advanced now

In order to make the roads more safe and traffic police is upgrading their cameras. In the video above, the first part of the clip shows that drivers who drive bumper to bumper (do tail gating) will be detected by these Cameras. The cameras will measure distance between the two cars and take the photo […]

Security on Alert, Hajj permits to be checked

Saudi Arabia: As the authorities are concerned over Haji’s not using illegal means of Hajj and performing pilgrimage, it is announced that this time no such case will be entertained and strict actions will be taken against those who perform Hajj illegally and without permits (Tasreeh). There have been hi-tech devices installed in variousplaces around […]

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. […]