The Directorate General of Passports (Jawazat) said that any expatriate employee who reported Huroob status by his employer (runaway worker or absconder) would face a fine of SR 50,000 with six months imprisonment and that he would also be deported from the Kingdom and would not be able to enter the country again, local media reports.
To cancel the huroob status from his worker, the employer will have to approach Jawazat in person within 15 days of the huroob status being reported.
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- Expats deported from the kingdom will not be allowed to return, except in one case: Jawazat