Saudi Arabia to offer visitor visa for special events from December

FILE PHOTO: Saudi people attend the concert of composer Yanni at Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia December 3, 2017. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser/File Photo

RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia will offer an electronic visa for foreign visitors to attend sporting events and concerts from December, the kingdom said on Tuesday, as it tries to diversify its economy and open up its society. At present, foreigners traveling to the conservative Muslim country are largely restricted to resident workers and their […]

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