KSA Jeddah will have three metro lines. The first line with a length of 67 km will have 22 stations; the 24 km second line will have 17 stations while the 17 km third line will have seven stations.
Makkah Government. Prince Khaled Al-Faisal has emphasized the need to develop metro-related industries in the region by asking international companies that win transport contracts to establish spare part factories.
The governor made this comment while chairing a meeting of the public transport project in Jeddah on Monday.
The ministry would issue new licenses at the beginning of next week for companies wanting to recruit domestic workers, to promote competition in the market. (SPA)
The Saudi Ministry of Labor announced Monday that individual sponsors can now apply directly to their local labor offices for housemaid visas.
Previously only private recruitment offices were allowed to apply for visas through agencies in countries abroad. Agency to agency recruitment would still be allowed.