The General Department of Traffic has launched an electronic version of the driving license through the Ministry of Interior’s online application “Absher Individuals” and the “Tawakkalna” applications.

In other news, only immunized groups – those who received two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine, those who received one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine 14 days earlier and those who have recovered from the disease – have been allowed to apply for Umrah permit. The permits grant pilgrims the ability to perform Umrah and attend prayers in the Grand Mosque.

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