Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia updates rules for foreign employers

Saudi Arabia new rules for foreign employers

Saudi Arabia updates the rules for foreign employers implementing yesterday.
Saudi Arabia is implementing 10 new labour laws designed to protect the working class (their rights):
1️⃣End of the sponsorship system
2️⃣Complete freedom for a worker to go into another person’s care / take up another profession without the consent of his / her sponsor
3️⃣Freedom to travel abroad / abroad only by informing/sending an email to your sponsor
4️⃣Complete freedom to move from one job to another during a valid agreement subject to certain conditions
5️⃣Complete freedom for the worker to travel to the final exit from the country without the permission of his sponsor!
6️⃣Guarantee of access to all labour services from “Abshar” and “Qawi” platforms
7️⃣These laws will apply to all workers in the private sector
8️⃣Passing a worker’s test in their home country will be a “basic condition” for a visa to be issued
9️⃣Visas can only be obtained if you are proficient in reading and writing
1️⃣0️⃣The above rules are exempt from the visas of Family Driver / Practitioner, Security Officer / Guard, Domestic Worker / Domestic Worker, Shepherd / Pastor and Gardener / Bastani Profession, ie they will not be subject to the above new rules.
Saudi Arabia updates the rules for foreign employers which is the best revolution in Saudi Arabia to boost the economy.
Serene Air

Serene Air operates flights for Saudi Arabia

Serene Air operates flights for Saudi Arabia from 21st January 2021. Serene Air has obtained an approval license from General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) Saudi Arabia. GACA provides this license for 2 years.

Serene Air

Serene Airline is a Pakistani private airline which has now become the third international carrier flight of Pakistan. Serene Air will start flying from January 21st. Initially, Serene Air will start its flight operations from Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar and Islamabad to Jeddah and Riyadh. Later, this flight operation will be extended to Madinah, Dammam and other cities. The GACA had given the green signal to Serene Air last year.

Pakistan Airlines in 2020

Pakistan Airlines in 2020 was also good for Pakistani airlines but it caused a lot of difficulties at the start of the year. But at the end of the year, we also saw some things that made us proud. In this blog, you will read about the events that took place in Pakistan Airlines in 2020.  The beginning of the year was not a good one for Pakistan.

PIA Plane Crashed

PIA Plane Crash

Pakistan International Airlines Flight 8303 route from Lahore to Karachi crashed due to a technical problem before landing in Karachi, died 97 people, including 97 people in the cabin.

EU ban PIA Flights

EU ban PIA Flights

In July 2020, the European Union suspended PIA flights to Europe due to the issue of fake pilot licenses, which are still banned.

Virgin Atlantic Airlines Resume flights for PakistanVirgin Atlantic Airlines Resume flights for Pakistan

But then some good things started On December 13, Virgin Atlantic Airlines resumed its flights to Pakistan.

Serene Air started international flightSerene Air started international flight

On December 18, Pakistan Civil Aviation allowed Serene Air to resume international flights and now Syrian Air will start international flights in January 2021.

Air Sial New Pakistani Airline

Air Sial New Pakistani Airline

At the end of the year, Pakistan Aviation added a new airline, Air Sial. Air Sial launched its first commercial flight on December 25, 2020.

Saudi Arabia Umrah Pilgrims in 2020

Saudi Arabia Umrah Pilgrims in 2020

Saudi Arabia issued 1,157 Umrah visas from November 1st to December

Saudi Arabia Umrah Pilgrims in 2020 of 1st November to December announced a list of pilgrims. Saudi Arabia issued only 1157 Umrah visas. In the list of issued visas, Indonesia is the top of the list with 943 visas. After Indonesia in the list, Pakistan is the 2nd number of issued Umrah Visas and other countries are UAE & India with only 2 issued visas.

Makkah

From Pakistan, in the last 50 days, only 207 pilgrims achieve the blessing of umrah. Saudi Al jawazat confirms the number of Umrah pilgrims. However, Egypt, Malaysia & Kuwait have only 1 pilgrim achieve the blessing of umrah. Saudi Arabia Umrah Pilgrims in 2020 is the first time of history the lowest number of visas issued. Due to the highest fares of umrah packages, people are waiting for the low packages to perform Umrah.