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7 October 2018
LUISS University in Riyadh

The University’s Vice President Severino met H.E. Minister of Education and the Rectors of the major universities in the Kingdom. The Vice President of LUISS Guido Carli University Paola Severino has carried out a mission to Riyadh with the aim of promoting the participation of Saudi students in LUISS university degree courses as well as […]

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20 June 2018
Presentation of the first Saudi national pavilion at La Biennale di Venezia

The Ambassador of Italy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, H.E. Mr Luca Ferrari, and the Director of the Misk Art Institute, dr. Ahmed Mater, hosted a presentation of the Saudi national pavilion at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia on Monday 14 May at the Residence of the Italian Ambassador […]

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15 May 2018
Reception hours of the consular office during the summer period

The consular office will observe the following opening hours to the public during the summer period: MONDAY from 9.30 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. THURSDAY from 9.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. Please note that appointments must be booked on the OnLine Booking system, specifying at the time of booking the consular service requested (e.g. passport issuance […]

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27 March 2018

The Embassy of Italy in Riyadh presents “Study In Italy“, the new portal dedicated at the internationalization of the university system, and to the scholarships management of the Italian government.

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6 February 2018
Public Notice – Call for sponsorship proposals: Celebrations for the Italian National Day 2018

By the following public notice the Italian Embassy in Riyadh will call for sponsorship proposals on the occasion of the celebration of the 2018 National Day, which will take place on the evening of April 25th, 2018, at the Residence of H.E. Ambassador Luca Ferrari.   Key features elements of sponsorship proposals: applications may be […]

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27 November 2017
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Protecting and upholding the rights of women and promoting the fight against any form of discrimination and gender-based violence are Italy’s priorities in the action it carries out, also at the international level. On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the Farnesina wishes to reaffirm its firm commitment […]

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10 October 2017
World Day Against Death Penalty is celebrated today.

PRESS RELEASE 553/17   09/10/2017    Joint Declaration by the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the Secretary General of the Council of Europe on the European and World Day against the Death Penalty   On the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, the Council of Europe and the European Union […]

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6 June 2017
Qatar – travel advice

The Saudi Arabian authorities have announced the suspension of diplomatic relations with Qatar. All air and sea points of entry between Saudi Arabia and Qatar will be cut in the early hours of 6 June 2017. If you have a query relating to your travel plans you should contact your airline or tour operator.There are […]

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4 April 2017
Important note to expatriates

UPDATE 18/11/2017: The Ministry of the Interior, represented in all its security sectors and with the participation of all relevant government departments, has been implementing the inspection plan since 18 November 2017 (26/02/1439H).  ******************* On 01/07/1438h (29/03/2017) the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia started a comprehensive national campaign to track expatriates violating residence and labor rules […]

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5 March 2017
Decision to engage for the assignment of support task to the Procedure Officer responsible for the extraordinary work of maintenance of the Mission’s residences.

The Embassy publishes the Decision to engage No. 01/2017 according to which the Embassy initiates a selection procedure for the assignment of support task to the Procedure Officer responsible for the extraordinary work of maintenance, adjustment and provision of technological systems and safety-security-related aspects of the state-owned real estate property located within the Diplomatic Quarter […]

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