70% SAUDIZATION IN 3 KEY SECTORS FROM TODAY

As per the Ministry of Labor and Social Development, Saudization will start to implement on three key sectors by November 09. Seventy per cent Saudization will be applicable in the following sectors,

  • Electrical and Electronics  Shops
  • Watch Shops
  • Optic Shops

In the first phase, the ministry started implementing 70 per cent Saudization in car and motorbike showrooms, shops selling ready-made garments for men and children, home and office furniture shops, and shops selling kitchenware effective from September 11

The third phase of Saudization will start from January 07, 2019. This will cover the following sectors

  • Medical Equipment and Supplies Stores
  • Building and Construction Material Stores (Hardware Stores)
  • Auto Spare parts Stores
  • Carpet Selling Stores
  • Pastry Shops