Voice & Data

Whatsapp Calls Now Available in Saudi Arabia

WhatsApp calls feature now available in Saudi Arabia. As per the sources, the ban on WhatsApp calls was lifted by yesterday.

In order to use the calling feature, one should have updated to the newest version of WhatsApp.

Many users claim the service is working with them. The service seems to activate batch by batch.

The WhatsApp call service is available for both Android and IOS versions.

Previously only WhatsApp text services were available in the Kingdom.

However, the Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) has not officially announced the lifting of the ban on WhatsApp calls.


Mohammed Ameen is an expatriate blogger who loves sharing his experiences of living and working in the Gulf countries.