An employee of a local Saudi Toyota dealership tells AMEinfo: "We do expect sales to increase in Riyadh, but only by approximately ten per cent in the first year [of the ban being lifted]".
Meanwhile, Noura Al Kaabi, Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, called it a "new era" for her neighbors to the west.
If the right to drive for women extends beyond cars and into heavy vehicles, such as trucks and buses, companies may expand heavy vehicle fleets if there are opportunities to hire women as drivers.
The Saudi national spent several years working for the Saudi Ministry of Labour and the Saudi Ministry of Economy and Planning before returning to the USA in 2017, where she was a director at the Arabia Foundation, a Washington-based think tank.
She celebrated the change by posting a photo of herself behind the wheel of a vehicle.
Speaking to BBC news, campaigner Sahar Nassif said, "I couldn't believe it".
Saudi Arabia, home to Islam's holiest sites, is an absolute monarchy ruled according to Shariah law.
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It was also welcomed by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres who saw it as a step on the right path.
Saudi Arabia has made incremental improvements to women's rights in recent years.
Others referred to the Saudi King's decree as "sensational" and "historic".
Women can not wear clothes or cosmetics that reveal or enhance their facial features or other parts of the body. Women were permitted access into a sports stadium for the first time to watch a concert.
Saudi Arabia has announced that it will allow women to drive from June 2018.
And before the news King Salman was scrapping the ban on driving, he ordered workplaces to provide transport for female workers. Saudi Arabian women on Twitter have mixed emotions of excitement and hesitation for when and if this law is officially implemented.
Although there have been changes, life is still very different for women in Saudi Arabia compared to other parts of the world.
Now women are legally subject to a male guardian, who must give approval to basic decisions they make in fields including education, employment, marriage, travel plans and even medical treatment. They are also required to go out in public wearing an abaya and black, the traditional dress which covers them from head to toe.
"We pay respect to the women and men who have fought in this struggle".
Both companies had seen the Saudi market as one of the most lucrative, especially with government plans to bring a further 1.3 million women into the workforce by 2030.
He said Moore and odd were "both good men". "If his opponent wins, I'm going to be here campaigning like hell for him". McConnell has strongly supported unusual , viewing him as a reliable vote to further the party's legislative agenda.
Chinese banks were told this week to refuse new clients from North Korea and begin winding down business with existing customers. Ri's comments came just hours after Kim said that Trump would "pay dearly" for threatening to "totally destroy" North Korea .
Trump visited France earlier this year during Bastille Day, a July 14 holiday marking the storming of the Bastille prison in 1789. During the Cold War, the practice was avoided as it was feared that it would look like the USA was mimicking the Soviet Union.
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Additionally, numerous new iOS features are geared towards the iPad, and making it more of a laptop replacement. Apple advises users to access iTunes via trusted computers and then connect their devices to the computers.
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