My previous piece about Saudi women waiting for jobs received comments from many people whose opinion I value. Some feedback suggested solutions, which I believe, will not lead to strong results. Others, however, may cause a positive shift in the labor market for Saudi women.
Progress, but with a long road ahead
Our ambition is not just to find any job for every young man and woman, but rather to find useful and productive jobs, which can provide a flourishing lifestyle for Saudi citizens.Abdulrahman al-Rashed
Some, however, are skeptical about the interpretation of the statistics. They believe that these figures might be unreliable and misleading because there are large numbers of counterfeit registrations in the market in order to satisfy the terms of the ministries of labor and trade.