May 15

Saudi Arabia offers “green card” residence to qualified foreign professionals, investors

Saudi Arabia offers “green card” residence to qualified foreign professionals, investors

In an attempt to attract qualified foreign professionals and investors, Saudi Arabia has abolished the decades-old Kafala system, under which the migrant status of a migrant worker is legally linked to an individual employer or sponsor (kafeel) during the period of the contract.

The kingdom’s Shoura Council approved a “green card” type of residence scheme on Continue reading