Hotel groups in Saudi Arabia step up training of nationals

Hotel groups in Saudi Arabia step up training of nationals
“We have young Saudis who have joined us in operational roles, in housekeeping, the kitchen and the front desk who are already thriving within our business,” Mr Bengougam said. The Saudi government introduced the Nitaqat programme in 2011. It requires …
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Antigua & Barbuda – Passports For Sale! (Part 2)
As qualifying requirements become more varied and less stringent, in spite of the Prime Minister's continued assurance that the US Embassy in Barbados was participating in the vetting of applicants, certain scandals began to surface in the …
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Bangkok bombing suspect not cooperating, Thai police say
National police spokesman Prawuth Thavornsiri told The Associated Press that police found "more than 200 passports" in the man's apartment, including many that were empty, and police were exploring the theory that he was part of a network that provided …
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Move to ease travel restrictions on Saudi women
“Whenever we receive a note from the court that there is no ban on the woman travelling abroad or renewing her passport without the need of her custodian's consent, we implement it right away. The directives are to improve the procedures and to keep …
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12-year-old Phoenix girl Ranya Alsagheer stranded in Saudi Arabia
… a foreign citizen, she couldn't use her U.S. passport. Instead, the Saudi consulate in Los Angeles told them she needed temporary, one-way, Saudi passport along with an application for the return passport which would have to be filed once in Saudi …
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After Jan 21, 'no fingerprint, no iqama' in Saudi
The Kingdom's passport department said it will not issue new or renew residence permits unless foreign workers and dependents over 15 have registered their fingerprints, Arab News reported. “We have carried out this assignment systematically and …
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A Question of Loyalty
… 100 percent allegiance to the United States?” “If needed, would you renounce your citizenship with Ireland?” “Do you carry an Irish passport? What's the number?” “Do you travel on this passport?” “Do you plan on renewing this passport?” and “Do you …
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How long will Saudi women be deprived of their fundamental rights? (Part II)

How long will Saudi women be deprived of their fundamental rights? (Part II)
Despite all these achievements, women are treated as less competent persons who cannot make their own decisions and need male guardians to give them permission in order to apply for or renew a passport. Why are women treated as if they were not …
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Passport vs Passcards
And for those of us who are a bit attached to our passports, the good news is that when you send in your passport for a renewal, they do return it with a hole punched through it, but you will get it back. The passcard has the same period of validity as …
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Pinoys in Saudi discouraged from multiple online application for e-passport

Pinoys in Saudi discouraged from multiple online application for e-passport
Pinoys in Saudi discouraged from multiple online application for e-passport renewal. August 13, 2013 11:40am. Tags: Saudi Arabia. Filipinos in Saudi Arabia were discouraged Wednesday from making double or even multiple online applications for the …
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Don't fall for application form scams online
If you require a passport, driving licence, EHIC Health card or Esta application, or are booking your driving test or theory test, experts are urging vigilance over websites which look like they are taking a fee for the full cost of processing and …
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Changes When Applying For British Passport
Previously, during the hurricane season, applicants were able to send a copy of their passport with their renewal application rather than the original. The UK Passport Office is stopping this practice because of the risk of fraud. Original passports …
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