Saudi Arabia moved up to 10 places (from 43rd to 33rd) in the world tourism ranking, in the 2021 World Economic Forum (WEF) Travel and Tourism Development Index.
From August 1, 2021, international travelers can enter Saudi Arabia according to a new announcement of the Ministry of Tourism.
3. Saudi Arabia Launches One Of the World’s Biggest Investments In Next Generation of Tourism Professionals
On 9 June, 2022, the Ministry of Tourism of Saudi Arabia launched a new program to equip more than 100,000 young Saudis who pursue careers in the tourism industry.
According to the new visa amendments, the Saudi Arabia government has allowed GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) citizens to apply for an e-Visa through an online portal.