Do You Need a Visa to Travel to Saudi Arabia for Business?

JANUARY 4, 2019

While some countries do not require a visa for travelers from the United States, Saudi Arabia requires both a passport and a visa whether you are traveling for business or...


Understanding the NIDLP & How It Affects Doing Business in Saudi Arabia

DECEMBER 10, 2018

As a U.S. company involved in or venturing into the Saudi Arabian investment sphere, you know how intricate this market is and how complicated Saudi business relations can be. Even...


What Is the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) & Why Is It Important?

NOVEMBER 7, 2018

If your company is currently present in or planning to move into Saudi Arabia for foreign investment opportunities, you know the Kingdom is a complex market with an intricate cultural...


The Importance of State-Owned Enterprises in Saudi Arabia

OCTOBER 1, 2018

For many companies interested in doing business with Saudi Arabia, or companies who already have business interests in the Kingdom, understanding state-owned enterprises plays a key role in developing strategic...


Fastest-Growing Industries in Saudi Arabia in 2018

SEPTEMBER 27, 2018

In the aftermath of the oil boom of 2003–2013, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is ambitiously redefining its economy through diversification and productivity-based ventures in a variety of different industry...


6 Key Development Projects in Saudi Arabia

SEPTEMBER 15, 2018

At the beginning of the millennium, Saudi Arabia’s economy saw a surge in profits and prosperity due to the rising prices of oil and increased demand for the resource across...


How to Build Long-Term Business Partnerships in Saudi Arabia

AUGUST 22, 2018

With the largest economy in the Gulf region, a rapidly growing population and an expansive, transformative economic reform plan to bring the country out of its dependence on an oil...


What Is the National Transformation Program (NTP) 2020?

AUGUST 17, 2018

Following the prosperous oil boom of 2003–2013 — which launched Saudi Arabia into a surge of profitability that skyrocketed its GDP, created a plethora of new jobs for its people and...