Tag: Business

Conditions for Expat worker to transfer from an Establishment without employer’s consent

The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development has outlined eight conditions that make an expatriate worker eligible to benefit from the job mobility service without the consent of
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Vision 2030 roadmap for better future: King Salman addresses Shoura Council

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman, in the presence of Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman, inaugurated the work of the eighth session of the Saudi Shoura Council
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New reforms highly beneficial for Saudi Labor Market

The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development emphasized that the newly launched Labor Reform Initiative (LRI) would be instrumental in regulating the local employment market and improve its
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Saudi Arabia announce second phase of opening Umrah from October 18

The Saudi Ministry of Haj and Umrah announced on Tuesday that around 250,000 domestic pilgrims would be allowed to perform Umrah in the second phase of the gradual resumption
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NCB and Samba announce merger to form Arab world’s third largest Lender

Saudi Arabia’s National Commercial Bank (NCB) and Samba Financial Group have signed a binding merger  agreement to create a combined entity with SAR 837 billion ($223 billion) in assets.
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Communications and Information Technology professions in Private sectors to be nationalized

Saudi Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Ahmed bin Sulaiman Al-Rajhi on Monday announced a decision to localize the communication and information technology professions to create 9,000 jobs
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Saudi Arabia: Health ministry to decide for countries allowed for Umrah

Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Hajj and Umrah Muhammad Saleh Benten announced on Sunday that the Ministry of Health would take a decision on which countries would be allowed to
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Saudi Arabia provides One-month automatic iqama extension for expats abroad

The Directorate General of Passports (Jawazat) has automatically extended the validity of residency permit (iqama) of expatriates who are outside the Kingdom. The extension is for a month and
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