20 article aqama renewal online service started on monday. Reports Al-Rai daily At the first day of launching 20 article renewal services over 599 residency renewal transaction were processed.
This is in line with the decision to renew the residency permits of workers online starting from the beginning of the year.
In a statement to the daily, Director of the Public Relations and Security Media General Department at the ministry Brigadier Tawheed Al-Kandari confirmed the beginning of the implementation of an advanced security by switching to electronic services.
He disclosed the residency affairs sector has provided a special counter for the elderly and people with special needs to complete their transaction quickly and easily.
He advised the sponsors of domestic workers to refrain from visiting the residency affairs departments they can renew the residency permits of these workers online within a few minutes. HE affirmed that many citizens have so far availed the electronic services provided by the ministry.
News source: Arabtimes