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Ethiopia gets a month's extension to repatriate stranded nationals in Saudi Arabia - africanews

The Ethiopian government has been granted one month extension to remove its undocumented citizens who are stranded in Saudi Arabia after the elapse of the 90-day deadline. Ethiopian Ambassador to the UK, Hailemichael Aberra confirmed the extension to ...and more »

Amnesty for residency, labor violators in Saudi Arabia extended by 30 days - Arab News

RIYADH: A campaign that allows residency and labor law violators to leave Saudi Arabia without penalty has been extended by 30 days, according to the Kingdom's state news agency. The extension is from June 25, 2017 or 1 Shawwal 1438 in the Hijri ...and more »

Letter From Riyadh - Carnegie Europe

Amid a changing distribution of global power, it is more important than ever for Saudi Arabia and the EU to explore new ways to diversify their trade. June 30, 2017. Print Page; Comments (+). Strategic Europe continues its Capitals Series exploring how ...and more »

Women in Saudi Arabia: A long road to equality - FRANCE 24

In Saudi Arabia, women are considered second-class citizens. They cannot drive or travel without the authorisation of a male guardian: a brother, father, cousin or even a son. But faced with the fall in oil prices and the aspirations of a young ...and more »

Ethiopians fear deportation from Saudi Arabia - Deutsche Welle

Saudi Arabia is threatening to expel undocumented workers who don't leave during an amnesty. But many would rather risk arrest than face an uncertain future in Ethiopia. Ethiopians return home (DW/S. Shiberu). About 85,000 Ethiopians have secured the ...and more »

Saudi Arabia extends deadline for illegal expats - Khaleej Times

Saudi Arabia has announced that the deadline for illegal expatriates to voluntarily leave the kingdom has been extended by one month. The General Directorate of Passports (GDP) announced on Thursday that a royal approval was given for a one-month ...and more »

Extension of Saudi amnesty for illegal residents is welcomed - Arab News

In this photo taken on November 3, 2013, foreign workers gather outside the immigration department in RIyadh to get visas and legalize their work situation. The Saudi government is currently implementing an amnesty program meant to give overstayers a ...and more »

Dependent fee looms large on expats in Saudi Arabia - Zawya

Starting July, Saudi Arabia is expected to collect a new levy from expatriates and their dependents in a move seen to augment state revenues. Image used for illustrative purpose. Illegal immigrant workers wait in line at the Saudi immigration offices ...and more »

Saudi Arabia extends amnesty for illegal residents by 30 days - Bangladesh News 24 hours

Saudi Arabia has extended a deadline set for illegal residents and labour law violators to leave the kingdom without penalty by a month. Related Stories. Saudi general amnesty for illegal residents ending June 25. The extension announced by the General ...and more »