King Salman bin Abdulaziz issued his first decree concerning expatriates in Saudi Arabia and ordered its implementation in 2020.
In a related context, the government in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has taken many measures that came after the orders of King Salman in order to raise the level of services provided by the Kingdom to visitors, employment and residents on its territory, in order to reduce fees for expatriates and provide safety and comfort for them in residence and work.
In this regard, sources announced to almo5tsr that the current situation does not allow the increase of fees for expatriates, but will remain the same. Came about the fee for labor.
Some sources have shown that Saudi Arabia will review these fees, but it is unlikely to be canceled altogether, but may be reconsidered and restructured, after Saudi Arabia imposed the collection of companion fees on resident labor within the Kingdom within its program to achieve financial balance for the Kingdom .
As for the fees, the Saudi government, after the decision of King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, to pay labor fees for expatriates for five years, provided that the Saudi government bears those financial burdens, which makes it easier for expatriates to stay under the decision to stop raising Increased fees for escorts, and the move to stop collecting labor fees 500 riyals per month helped expatriates a lot in the residence.
On the other hand, the expatriates expressed their great joy at these changes, which are considered as attribution to them from the state and stand with them in the most difficult times, but the expatriates are now awaiting the final decisions after the study being made on some decisions on the fees of accompanying as well as visas.