Saudi Arabia's US Ambassador, Prince Khaled bin Salman has expressed excited in response to the announcement. "This is a historic big day in our Kingdom," explained bin Salman.Many working women have until now, had to order drivers to drive them around. Most of their finances have gone into transport to and from work. This law will finally be a step forward, and away from Saudi Arabia's oppressive stance on women. According to an article by the New York Times, there are various reasons why women have never been allowed to drive.