Saudi Arabia is one of Canada’s largest and most important trading partners in the Middle East and seventeenth largest trading partner in the world. The countries relate in terms of education, culture, trade, and investments and so forth but their relationship has experienced a tension recently.
In terms of educational relations, Canada has a robust relationship with Saudi Arabia. In 2007, there were over 15,000 Saudi Arabian students in Canada. In addition, Saudi students represented about 3% of Canada’s total foreign students in 2015 and of August 2018, there were more than 16,000 Saudi students on scholarship in Canada.
Canadians travel to Saudi Arabia for several reasons including trade and investment, education, business, and various other purposes. When traveling to Saudi Arabia, it is important for Canadians to have appropriate Saudi Arabia travel insurance to cover you in case of an illness, injury or any other uncertainty.
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