Category: Expat Info

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43% e-commerce growth in Saudi Arabia

More and more Saudi Arabian residents is now being engaged in online shopping. In a recent report at yahoo.com they have reported that Saudi Arabia have 43% ecommerce growth in Saudi Arabia. The increase...

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Beware of Scammers

Scams!!! Scams!!! Scams!!!, If you are not wise you will have your money fly away. Today I received a call from an unknown number, and upon responding to the guy who called me, he...

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SOUQ.com Experience and Tips

Souq.com is an online shop in Saudi Arabia. Actually it’s relatively new and not everybody is utilizing their service, maybe there are some doubts if the goods that they will received is in good...

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Final Exit Visa Requirements

In a recent Arab New report, it says that The Immigration Department has advised its corporate clients to surrender residential certificates (iqama) belonging to expatriate workers after processing their final exit visas on its...

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Happy New Year Riyadh Citizens

It’s 2nd Day of the year and I would like to greet a Happy New Year to all our readers both in email and through online. 2013 was a great year for Best of...

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Iqama System Violations and Penalties

In Saudi Arabia, Iqama is the most important document for expats. Almost all transaction with the government and private institutions needs Iqama as a  proof of residency. Specially nowadays that the government have implemented...

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Amnesty Not Extended, Now What?

Lots of illegal workers in Saudi Arabia expect to receive the amnesty extension but as of this writing no extension has been made. Nobody knows what will happen tomorrow, but for sure there will...

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Happy National Day To Saudi

I just like to greet all our Saudi readers, Happy National Day. It is also great for us expat because I don’t have to work today. Just a reminder to all expats planning to...

Looking for a House in Saudi Arabia? 0

Looking for a House in Saudi Arabia?

It’s another month of the year where we have to renew our housing contract. This is the time that I need to go to the Housing or Real Estate Agency in Riyadh ,  or what...

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Hamleys Toys @ Panorama Mall

I know that you have read somewhere that Hamleys is now open in Riyadh, but still I want to share our store visit at Hamleys in Panorama mall, because there might be some readers...

Viber Facebook: Viber Apps Back in Saudi Arabia (Android Users) 1

Viber Facebook: Viber Apps Back in Saudi Arabia (Android Users)

Updates: Somebody from Viber clarified our post as follows: Hi, I am with Viber. Thank you for your post! Just to clarify – we did not “comply” with CITC. The test version of Viber...