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Saudi Arabia's Flynas offering 50% discount for doctors, healthcare workers

Flynas re-started domestic flights within Saudi Arabia on May 31

Saudi Arabia's Flynas offering 50% discount for doctors, healthcare workers

Flynas re-started domestic flights within Saudi Arabia on May 31.

Saudi Arabia-based low cost carrier Flynas is offering a 50 percent discount on all its domestic and international flights to doctors and other healthcare professionals employed at the kingdom’s Ministry of Health, the company has announced.

In a statement, Flynas CEO Bander Almohanna said that the initiative is “a message of gratitude ad appreciation, which is the least we can offer to the heroes who have stood strong protecting every citizen and resident in our beloved kingdom.”

“These people have risked their safety to preserve ours, sacrificed their time with their families so that we could stay with ours,” he added. “We at Flynas are proud to be part of the national efforts in countering this crisis, and we are always ready to devote all our capacities to serve our country anytime.”

Flynas re-started domestic flights within Saudi Arabia on May 31.

The 50% discount for medical personal will continue through the end of 2020. Eligible recipients can book their flights and avail of the discounts through the Flynas website, provided they present a valid employee ID when they check-in to the flights.

To date, there have been 98,869 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the country, including 676 deaths and 71,791 recoveries.

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