MOI logoPrince Mohammad Bin Nayef, Saudi Interior Minister has announced that the printed entry and re-entry visas for residents will be replaced with a paperless system, reported Akhbaar24.

In the new paperless system, visa information will be stored in a database and details will be accessible from the official website

The new system is being introduced mainly to speed up formalities at the passport offices, to eliminate the long waiting hours, and also to ease resources in the passport offices. The new system will be effective from the beginning of September. Further details were not reported