When you roll the dice you often wish to hit a desired lucky number, but did you know that if you combine all the dots and numbers of rolling dice, you get 21? It is known in numerology that the number 21 brings a lot of luck and happiness.
The last year around the same time we were celebrating saying goodbye to 2019 and welcoming 2020, no one even had an idea that the mysterious virus on the news that spread in Wuhan would be in our country just 3 months into 2020, our lives have changed drastically, following the news every day was a normal routine by the end of 2020, but with the vaccine finally being bought by Saudi Arabia, and the plan for vaccination for everyone was set in motion, our lives will go back to normal as much as possible, and what seemed like events we do not celebrate or actions we do not take anymore, in 2021 it will be possible.
So what can you look forward to in 2021 in Ksa and around the world?
Important events in 2021
Covid-19 2021 vaccination plan in Saudi Arabia
Finally! It is about time, after wonderful news of the coronavirus vaccine being released and success, the government of Saudi Arabia took quick action and a solid plan to buy the vaccine and vaccinate all Saudis gradually within 2021, the vaccination will be held in 3 stages, which will start with those who are older and has got more diseases or risk of getting infected like health workers or high death risk by covid-19 till everyone are vaccinated by the end of 2021, to get back to a normal life.
Riyadhs’ international chocolate and coffee event
Are you a big fan of coffee and chocolate? Does it fill your stomach and heart with happiness? If you are looking forward to this event taking place in Riyadh in the middle of march-2021, it will be the largest coffee and chocolate exhibition in the entire region, as it will go on for 5 days where 300 local and more than 40 countries will participate, if you are a barista then you might be interested to check the Saudi Barista competition that will take hold in that event.
Mankind is about to reach mars! And if this doesn’t make you excited what would?
Finally, Nasas’ six-wheeled rover called perseverance is to launch on 18th-Feb-2020 to land on a spot on Mars where scientists believe that it was a lake where microbes could have lived.
The 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World!
Disney was a huge part of every child in the world, Saudi children, as well, but this year 2021 will be a different year for Disney as finally, its golden anniversary party will kick off in 21st/Oct/2021, it might even last till 2022 but nothing is confirmed yet.
Returning to a normal life
Who doesn’t like celebrating their birthday? Or even better celebrating their families and loved ones’ birthdays, Covid-19 and social distancing took a toll on all of us, some couldn’t go to work or even lost their jobs and wages, parties and family gatherings were at max held online, theaters closed down, and taking the children out for a Thursday afternoon lunch or dinner was no longer possible, but no despair or negative feelings! With the vaccination plan in 2021, we will soon be able to return to our normal lives.
Different economic growth in different countries
In the year 2020 we have seen a lot of economical changes, markets and sectors that once dominated the world saw a huge hit for their revenues, and other sectors emerged, it is for sure that in 2021 some countries will economically grow more than others.
More part-time and full-time remote jobs opportunities
The world has changed dramatically, the demand for online jobs left a surge in online and part-time opportunities, companies that did not believe work could be done from home were forced to work from home and saw many benefits that they did not consider before such as saving time on co-workers, money that is spent for rent, utilities and bills, some companies such as Twitter announced that they will work from home forever, and of course the largest benefit was that they could hire the most talented and qualified people not only from the same country but from anywhere in the world.
It is expected that we will see a rise in online job opportunities in 2021.
Here are some job ideas that you can search for to work online:
- Freelance writing
- Content creation
- Digital marketing
- Graphic design
- Customer support
- Social media administrator
- Social media strategist
- Data entry
- Seo executive
- Web designer, Ux Ui design
- Online services
- Online teaching
More awareness of pandemics
Academics and analysts, and even extremely wealthy people, have all warned for many years that a pandemic can spread and happen at any given time, Covid-19 proved them right in 2020, but now we all know what a mass spread unknown virus could do to our lives and countries, and as people are more aware now, we will see a lot of changes in 2021 that will help to guarantee the safety of people if a pandemic ever happens again.
I hope you are excited for 2021, it is coming just in a couple of days, if you liked this article, please check out our other articles about 2020, such as amazons Saudi platform that launched in 2020, as well as how covid impacted architectural patterns in 2020, and more on Bayut Ksa blog.