(MENAFN - Arab News) Pakistan Consul General Abdul Salik Khan re-launched the new official website of the Pakistan consulate in the presence of community members, journalists and consulate officials on Sunday at the Pakistan consulate.
"We re-launched this new official website of the Pakistan consulate as a milestone in the work and progress of the Pakistan consulate and to implement a 24-hour communication channel with Pakistani citizens in resolving their issues and problems by providing them with all the related and important information they need," said Salik Khan.
He commended the hard work of Sohail Ali Khan, the press consul, in the preparation of the website.
"We launched our website few months ago, but then with the suggestions of consulate officials, we made some modification. It has always been my endeavor to provide for overseas Pakistanis living in the Western region of Saudi Arabia," said Khan.
Khan said this website will provide all the details with the contact number of the related officials to have interaction with the community. The website has all the information, even the labor laws in English and Urdu.
"We linked all the important websites to this and are planning to link all the Pakistani forums in the kingdom with this website. In the FAQs section of the website, answers have been provided to all such questions which we selected after continuous meetings with community people and also Saudi sponsors. All sorts of forms are now available on the website which can be downloaded and submitted to the consulate. Guidelines have also been provided on all community-related services and issuance of visas to foreigners," said Khan.
Khan also expressed gratitude to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz for his continued commitment and interest in promoting fraternal bilateral relations between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia as well as ensuring the welfare of the Pakistani community living in Saudi Arabia. Khan also said he hoped that the community would benefit from the website and also give their suggestions to further improve website services.
The web address ishttp://www.pakconsulatejeddah.gov.pk.