The Saudi government’s new “instant visa” fast tracks the process of hiring foreign workers for nascent firms, and is ...
Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Labor and Social Development Ahmed Al-Rajhi announced on Sunday that 41 job sectors and activities in the tourism and ...
Year after year, the debate continues on the merits or otherwise of various localization measures – in essence, a mechanism to replace foreign ...
Two decades ago, cell phones barely existed. And computers, not to mention the internet, were anything but familiar. But these fast-paced ...
According to Saudi Vision 2030, the rate of unemployment should come down to seven percent
A source said there were only 111 positions Saudized during the current fiscal year compared to 656 positions during the last fiscal year
The source said the inspection visits covered Hafr Al-Batin, Al-Khobar, Jubail, Abqaiq, Qatif, Al-Ahsa, Ras Tanourah and Dammam
Sept. 1 saw the end of the deadline to nationalize jobs in shops for selling and maintaining mobile phones in Saudi Arabia
With regard to Saudi Vision 2030, many were skeptical at first, but, gradually, enthusiasm has started to build
Saudization programs hope to widen job opportunities for Saudi men and women to join the labor market
The ministry urged businessmen and employers in the private sector to join in the ministry’s decision making process
Minister urges leaders in the employment sector to extend support to the program
There are 700,000 Saudi women who are married to non-Saudis, representing around 10 percent of the overall population
New law includes articles on labor contracts and the employment of women
Economic expert Ihsan Buhulaiga said employers resort to fake Saudization to ensure that the company can continue to operate
It is time we revise the Saudization strategy and come up with more reasonable laws and regulations
The Ministry of Labor approved new updates which include directives for new businesses and amends its percentages in some trades
Meanwhile, the Labor Ministry said employers cannot reduce a worker’s salary during his or her training period
The Saudi Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs said Saudi employees are specialized in fields needed for the private sector
Saudi Arabia’s tourism sector provided 751,000 jobs in 2013, with Saudi nationals making up 27.1 percent of that number
Specialists said the Ministry of Labor should focus on the quality of employed Saudis and not on their numbers
Citizens will be encouraged to report any fake Saudization cases to the ministry by phone or through its website
Young Saudi nationals were not eager to fill jobs with paltry salaries, said the expert
Around 250,000 Saudi nationals were employed after deporting around one millions illegal foreign workers from the kingdom
Forcing businesses to employ Saudis who do not have the proper training will have adverse effects on our economy
The proposals were discussed during the Riyadh Economic Forum
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The Saudi people’s mood has greatly improved in recent days, although the state did not raise salaries and did not accomplish any of the ...
Thousands of illegal foreigners, mostly unskilled workers from Asia, are rushing to leave Saudi Arabia before an amnesty expires on Sunday as they ...
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