The visa is expected to become a reality within two years.
The average flight charge from Kerala to the Gulf is Rs 34,000.
The Crown Prince’s Camel Festival has entered the Guiness Book of World Records after parading more than 11,000 camels at the grand inaugural ceremony.
The industrialist updated the prime minister about Lulu Group's various projects in the country.
Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud said the regional states will look towards how they can ensure their own security.
Smugglers say they could sneak in the gold without any fear if certain Customs officials are on duty.
Travelling home with family would burn a huge hole in the pockets of expats, as it would make them poorer by lakhs of rupees.
India and the Gulf countries are indispensable for each other and have become strong partners in trade, energy cooperation, technology and human resource.
The IndiGo Airlines will start new services to Abu Dhabi in the UAE, and to Dammam in Saudi Arabia.
The CPM-led government urged the central government to take up the matter with the gulf nations in order to facilitate the return of Indian workers.