World Bulletin / News Desk
Saudi Arabia early Saturday announced that women will be allowed to drive trucks and motorcycles, state media reported.
According to the Saudi General Department of Traffic (GDT), women will be able to drive trucks if the required conditions have been met.
Saudi women would also be allowed to drive motorcycles, the GDT said, adding that there would be "no discrimination" against women's cars with plates and special numbers.
Back in September, Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud issued a decree allowing women to get a driver's license.
However, the order will be implemented in June 2018.
Saudi Arabia is the only country in the world where women are prohibited from receiving a driver's license.
Turkish culture minister says around 65,000 variety of books published in the country as of 2017.
Most people have swept into cities in the hope of a better life. But some are staying in the village in the hope that there will be a sustainable rural development.
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International students recount how they discovered real Turkey through their experiences
Competition organized by Federation of International Student Associations
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