Embassy of Belgium in Saudi Arabia

Belgium in Saudi Arabia

Welcome to our website

Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Saudi Arabia and would like to register with the Embassy in Riyadh? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Saudi Arabia as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address.

This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in Saudi Arabia, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.

 

News

12 Sep

Hurricane Irma transited Cuba and Florida yesterday. Deputy Prime Ministers Didier Reynders and Alexander De Croo sympathise with the stricken populations in the region and present their condolences to the victims’ families.  

11 Sep

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo makes ten million euro available over the next four years for innovative agricultural research conducted by the ‘Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)’, a worldwide network of research centers contributing to enhanced productivity, food security and sustainability in the agriculture. The funding will support, among others, the further development of the banana genebank of the KU Leuven.

09 Sep

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders is following very closely the situation in the Carribean due to hurricane Irma. Through our embassies and consulates our fellow citizens have received advice and instructions. Belgians travelling through the region can contact at any time our diplomatic missions via the emergency numbers. It is still recommended to strictly adhere to the instructions of the local authorities. 

09 Sep

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders conveyes his most sincere condolences to the families of the victims of the earthquake in Mexico. He wishes a quick recovery to the wounded. 

08 Sep

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) issued formally today, with the support of Belgium, the very first Humanitarian Impact Bond. Belgium is, together with the ICRC, the groundbreaker of this new financing mechanism which will be rolled out to build three physical rehabilitation centers in conflict zones.