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United Nations human rights experts praised the ban's removal as a major step towards women's autonomy and independence, but urged the kingdom to do more to ensure gender equality.
Under this system, women are deprived of the freedom to make essential decisions in their daily lives, including traveling overseas or getting married.
But most who used the negative hashtag were women mocking men opposed to them driving.
The policy could socially liberate women - heavily reliant on foreign drivers and ride-sharing apps - and also boost the economy at a time of low oil prices by increasing their participation in the workforce, analysts say.
Asked on al-Arabiya TV about the minimum age for Saudi women, Interior Ministry spokesman Mansour al-Turki said: "Eighteen years is the age at which a person can obtain a driver's license and drive a auto in the kingdom". "They want to live how other people are living".
Saudi writer and journalist, Ghada Ghunaim said: "This will have a huge impact on Saudi Arabia's economy".
There was some opposition online, however, with some men criticising the decision on Twitter under the slogan "the people refuse women driving".
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On Saturday, women were welcomed into a sports stadium for the first time to celebrate the countrys national day and in June, the Ministry of Education declared female students would have access to physical education in the coming school year.
However, details of a bill allowingwomen to drive are still being discussed, and there have been concerns that women could face tighter controls than men.
The spokesperson added that there are already many women that drive for Uber in countries such as Egypt, Pakistan, Lebanon and Jordan in MENA.
Three years ago, the country's top cleric, Grand Mufti Abdulaziz Al Sheikh, said barring women from driving "was in the best interest of society" because it protected them from having to deal with an accident.
Samira Atallah, Senior Advisor for global women's rights organisation Equality Now, says "the royal decree allowing women to drive is long overdue".
According to reports, women can legally obtain drivers licence without asking a male guardian for permission under the new law.
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, for his part, tweeted that ending the restrictions represented an "important step in the right direction". The royal decree late Tuesday comes into effect next summer, but it comes almost three decades after women began agitating for the right to drive.
Before taking up his post, Friedman had voiced opposition to a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestine crisis. "The idea was that Israel would be entitled to secure borders", he told Israeli Walla .
Despite having four motors its top speed of under 4mph makes it by a long way the slowest Aston Martin ever. The marque represents a deeply held passion for technology, engineering and timeless, elegant design.
Sri Lanka meanwhile have had plenty of Test cricket this summer although the results will not be something they want to dwell on. Not long after, Kusal Mendis became Yasir's second victim as he was caught behind for 10 runs.
Millions more work in the public and private sectors delivering public services and making a vital contribution to our economy. He said: "The UK explained that it is not in a position yet to identify its commitments taken during membership".
But it also "threatens to spark a trade war involving the US, Canada and the United Kingdom ", reports the Financial Times . Unite said Mrs May should personally intervene with Boeing and urged her to get the Canadian government to do the same.
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Longer tweets will make the service easier to use so you don't need to edit down a post to cram it into 140 characters . It's U.S. user base has actually declined to 68 million from 70 million between the first and second quarters of 2017.
Sporting's Seydou Doumbia thought he had won his side a penalty when he took a tumble as he sprinted past Gerard Pique. The winning goal came courtesy of an own goal, Barcelona's third in the past two games.
BlackBerry shares soar as software sales hit record
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India look to pile on Australia's misery
Australia will be playing for pride today as India try to make it a ideal 10 attempting to win 10 straight ODIs in a row. The loss also saw India skipper Virat Kohli fail in his bid to register the longest winning spree by an Indian captain.
Story Trailer For Red Dead Redemption 2 Released
Another announcement sees a slight name change from " Red Dead Redemption 2 " change to " Red Dead Redemption II ". What do you think about the new trailer for this game? Could this be a young John Marston? We have no idea.
Meghan McCain Is Officially Joining The View
It's been months of nearly nonstop shakeup at The View , where co-host after co-host has left the show. The timing was flawless, as McCain , 32, announced last week she was leaving her Fox News gig.
GoPro Announces the New Hero 6 Black
This will include the OverCapture feature on the day of launch, so you won't necessarily have to wait for the app's update. Nick Woodman, GoPro's CEO, also confirmed that the 6 will run on a new processor called the GP1.