GCC UPDATES

UAE suspends Visit Visa issuance to Pakistan and 11 other Countries – Photobook Photography Article

UAE suspends Visit Visa issuance to Pakistan and 11 other Countries UAE suspends Visit Visa issuance to Pakistan and 11 other Countries–> Pakistan’s Foreign Office confirms the news by saying that the decision by the UAE authorities is to be believed due to the 2nd wave of Corona virus said the spokesperson of Foreign Office Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri.- It was not immediately clear how many categories of visas would be affect by this suspension. As the UAE has other visa…

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UAE extends Grace Period of Residence visa violators till 31st December 2020 – Photobook Photography Article

UAE extends Grace Period of Residence visa violators till 31st December 2020 UAE extends Grace Period of Residence visa violators till 31st December 2020–> The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) issued a decision to extend the period of exemption for being fined for expats who are illegally living in UAE even after their visas expired before 1st March 2020, They can leave the country before the end of this year without paying fine. Trending : UAE offers 10…

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UAE announces 10 Year Golden Visa to Certain Professional Resident Expatriates – Photobook Photography Article

UAE announces 10 Year Golden Visa to Certain Professional Resident Expatriates UAE announces 10 Year Golden Visa to Certain Professional Resident Expatriates–> The aim of the announcement of 10 Years ‘Golden Visa’ is to attract people to the UAE and to improve the living standards for expatriates in the country.- The Golden residency will also be granted to holders of specialized degrees in Artificial Intelligence (AI), big data or epidemiology and viruses. In addition to the first high school diplomas…

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Bahrain’s long serving Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa passed away at 84 – Photobook Photography Article

Bahrain’s long serving Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa passed away at 84 Bahrain’s long serving Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa passed away at 84–> The Bahraini Royal Court officially mourned the deceased, who moved to the mercy of God Almighty this morning at Mayo Clinic Hospital in the United States of America.- The burial ceremony will take place after the arrival of his body to the homeland Bahrain and the funeral ceremony will be…

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Expats with Expired Visit Visas or Residencies must leave Kuwait by 30th November – Photobook Photography Article

Expats with Expired Visit Visas or Residencies must leave Kuwait by 30th November Expats with Expired Visit Visas or Residencies must leave Kuwait by 30th November – Interior Ministry–> – The Ministry also called on employers to amend the status of their employees through the Ministry’s portal or at the residency affairs departments in the governorates.- The Interior Ministry indicated that it will initiate legal procedures against the violators after the expiry of the announced deadline specified in the ministerial…

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Bahrain and Israel to Sign an agreement to establish Diplomatic relations – Photobook Photography Article

Bahrain and Israel to Sign an agreement to establish Diplomatic relations Bahrain and Israel to Sign an agreement to establish Diplomatic relations–> The Israeli Broadcasting Corporation reported that US Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin will lead the joint Israeli-American delegation scheduled to arrive in Manama, the capital city of Bahrain on Sunday, where the signing ceremony will take place.- An American delegation headed by Mnuchin left Washington last night on its way to the Middle East on a tour that includes…

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New rules for Dubai visitors from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Nepal nationals – Photobook Photography Article

New rules for Dubai visitors from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Nepal nationals New rules for Dubai visitors from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Nepal nationals–> As per the latest instructions, visit and tourist visa holders from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Afghanistan must hold a valid round trip ticket for entry into Dubai International Airport and Al Maktoum International Airport.- Indian airlines like Air India Express, Indigo issued travel updates for Indian passengers travelling to Dubai on tourist or…

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Top 10 Countries with World’s Largest Oil reserves – Photobook Photography Article

Top 10 Countries with World’s Largest Oil reserves Top 10 Countries with World’s Largest Oil reserves–> Early this year, when Corona virus situation began to escalate, Oil Production Exporting Countries (OPEC) led by Saudi Arabia proposed to further cuts due to slow demand. However, Russia not agreed to cut the production, Saudi also boosted supply, which led decline in oil prices. Trending : Eatmarna Umrah app is now with 250,000 slots of Umrah- With this pandemic situation is yet to…

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Air Arabia announces Free Global Covid-19 cover for all its Passengers – Photobook Photography Article

Air Arabia announces Free Global Covid-19 cover for all its Passengers Air Arabia announces Free Global Covid-19 cover for all its Passengers –> The airline said the coverage is included with medical expenses and quarantine costs and it is automatically included with booking with no additional documents required.- Impacted passenger who are diagnosed with the Covid-19 during their travel can contact the 24×7 Air Arabia Corona virus global assistance cover team. All the other UAE airlines have announced similar packages.–…

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Kuwait Cabinet announces Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad as new Amir of Kuwait – Photobook Photography Article

Kuwait Cabinet announces Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad as new Amir of Kuwait Kuwait Cabinet announces Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad as new Amir of Kuwait –> The Council of Ministers announced the selection of Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah as Amir of the State of Kuwait, and announced the official mourning in the country for 40 days.- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz, and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman offered sincere condolences and…

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About 127,000 Expats lose Residency Permits of Kuwait, after failing to renew it online – Photobook Photography Article

About 127,000 Expats lose Residency Permits of Kuwait, after failing to renew it online About 127,000 Expats lose Residency Permits of Kuwait, after failing to renew it online –> The report said, it is due to laxity of expats for not renewing their iqamas or as a result of deliberate action by their sponsors or Kuwaiti government said a source in the newspaper.- The Interior Ministry of Kuwait called expats staying abroad to speed up their iqama renewals online and…

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