Saudi Embassy in Manila to start receiving work visa applications tomorrow

Saudi Embassy in Manila to start receiving work visa applications tomorrow

Saudi Arabia’s Embassy in the Philippines is scheduled to start receiving work visa applications from Sept. 21, 2020 the embassy announced on Saturday.

Work visa applications will only be received through labor export offices, the embassy said.

The embassy warned against dealing with social media accounts or individuals for recruitment. It stressed that recruitment will only be done through approved recruitment offices in the Kingdom.

Those with expired exit/re-entry visas, as well as visit and residency (iqama) visas, must visit the Visa Service Center approved by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as of Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, to complete procedures and pay the fees, the embassy added.

Those with valid exit/re-entry visas must contact the airline and then undergo a coronavirus examination.

No person will be allowed to enter the Kingdom unless they submit a negative COVID-19 test result, the Saudi Embassy in the Philippines stressed.