Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Ahmed Al-Rajhi announced the implementation of a decision to localize professions in restaurants, cafes, hypermarkets and malls soon.
He also said that the number of young Saudi men and women who entered the labor market in January exceeded 28,000.
In other news, Saudi Arabia will stop signing contracts with foreign companies from 2024 unless their regional headquarters are based in the Kingdom. The rule will include agencies, institutions and government-owned funds, a statement on Saudi Press Agency said.
To read about this and more of the week’s news from the Kingdom, click here.
If you would like to be added to our weekly email distribution of this newsletter, please email us.