Including Egypt .. Saudi Arabia allows direct arrivals from 6 countries

An official source from the Saudi Interior Ministry said that this is a reference to what was announced in precedence in about the temporary suspension of direct entry from some countries to the Kingdom, which provides for a stay of 14 days outside it before entering, for reasons related to the epidemic of the emerging Corona Virus pandemic, Covid-19, and on the basis of a follow-up The epidemiological situation locally and globally, what the competent health authorities in the Kingdom have raised about the developments of the Corona pandemic and the extent of the stability of the epidemiological situation in a number of countries.

The source said it was decided to allow direct entry into the Kingdom from a number of countries, namely the Republic of Indonesia, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the Federal Republic of Brazil, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, the Arab Republic of Egypt, and the Republic of India, without the need to spend 14 days outside of these countries before entering the Kingdom.

The decision is effective at 1:00 am on Wednesday 4/26/1443 AH corresponding to AD 1/12/2021, provided that their institutional quarantine procedures are applied for a period of (5) days regardless of their immunization status outside the Kingdom, with the continued application of the exceptions issued in about some of the categories in this regard.

The source stressed the importance of complying with the application of all precautionary and preventive measures adopted.

He explained that all procedures and measures are subject to continuous evaluation by the Kingdom’s competent health authorities, in based on developments in the epidemiological situation at a global level.

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