Apr 12, 2019
DROP IN NUMBER OF EXPAT DRIVERS WORKING FOR FAMILIES IN SAUDI ARABIA
According to the latest statistics released by the General Authority of Statistics, The overall number of expat drivers dropped by 31,882 in 4th quarter of 2018. Most Viewed : Saudi Arabia donated 6500 tons of dates worldwide for Ramadan 2019
The decision of allowing Saudi women to drive has led to a fall in the number of expatriate drivers working for families in Saudi Arabia. Trending : Without getting a monthly salary, life is horrible in Saudi Arabia
- In the third quarter of the year 2018, the total number of expatriate drivers was 1,659,729, while in the 4th quarter of the year 2018, the overall numbers was dropped by 31,882 and become 1,627,847.
- In the future the numbers of expat drivers for families will drop furthe, Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saudi issued an order in June last year (2018) on lifting ban on women driving. See Also : Saudi Arabia launches Gold Card program to attract talent worldwide
- As per the Ministry of Labor and Social Development, 65% of the expat family drivers were from Asian countries, recently about 181 expat woman drivers arrived in Saudi Arabia.