The initiative was first announced by the Saudi Interior Ministry in late April to allow residents who hold “exit and final return visas” to leave the country by submitting applications on the online platform “Absher”.
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The move is said to have come amid a nationwide suspension of international flights, as part of a series of measures imposed by the kingdom to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus – known as COVID-19.
So far, the virus – which emerged in Wuhan, China in December – has infected a total of 3,806,269 people globally, including 263,487 who have died. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the disease a pandemic.
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