Call US office +1 800-654-4238

Saudi Arabia: Job Advert Period Extended to 45 Days

Latest Update on The Extended Job Advert Period in Saudi Arabia

With immediate effect, the Ministry of Labour and Social Development of Saudi Arabia have confirmed an extension for jobs advertised on the Taqat Gateway. Jobs must now be posted on the portal for a period of 45 days instead of the previous duration of 14 days.

The new labor portal and database, Taqaat, was introduced on 1st August 2016. The portal requires employers to advertise job roles on the portal before applying for new block visas. The new requirement has been put into action to ensure there are no suitable local Saudi nationals who could fit and apply for the role. Employers must also provide evidence of efforts to employ local applicants before applying for the block visa application.

More information

If you have any questions, feel free to contact our Immigration team at immigration@sterling.com or call +44(0)20 8836 3359.

Chile: Temporary Residence Visa will be withdrawn
News
23 Apr 2018

Chile: Temporary Residence Visa will be withdrawn

Latest updates regarding the temporary residence visa in Chile The Ministry of the Interior in Chile has announced that the...

Learn More

WHAT THEY SAY...

Good communication to assignees and clients. Very quick to respond. Always very friendly!
Morocco: Update on intra-company work permit process
News
23 Apr 2018

Morocco: Update on intra-company work permit process

The Ministry of Labour in Morocco has restricted the qualifying criteria for the intra-company work permit process. The intra-company transfer...

Learn More
Wordpress | Drupal | Magento | plugins and themes | Developers IT Services | Consulting | Business Solutions