Updated Prices of Tobacco, Energy Drinks and Soft Drinks

Prices of tobacco products, energy drinks and soft drinks increased due to recently implemented selective tax. New prices take effect from June 10, 2017.   TOBACCO PRODUCTS (100% TAX) Here...

Saudi Arabia Cuts All Ties With Qatar Closes Off Borders

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and United Arab Emirates cut diplomatic ties with Qatar early Monday morning over Doha’s support for extremist groups. The four allies...

Gunman Opens Fire at Kingdom School in Riyadh, Kills Two: Us Embassy

Residents have been warned to avoid the area surrounding Kingdom School in Riyadh. It is thought the gunman is an Iraqi former teacher with local...

Beware of Fake Zamzam Water

Thousands of bottles of adulterated Zamzam water have been destroyed and many illegal refilling plants and stores sealed by the authorities in raids across...

Selective Tax Will Take Effect June 10

Saudi Arabia announced the selective tax will be implemented from June 10, 2017 The announcement was made by the General Authority of Zakat and Tax...

Ramadan Do’s and Don’ts in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is a strict religious country. As Ramadan approaches, you should keep in mind the following things. DO #1. Work Hours: Saudi Arabia reduces the working day...