By innovation-sa on October 30, 2017 in News

The Minister of Labor and Social Development, Dr. Ali Al Ghafis issued an order granting permission to employ non-Saudi mothers of Saudi children and non-Saudi children of Saudi women in those sectors which had earlier been limited only to Saudi nationals.

The revised Saudization program (Nitaqat) will treat any employee falling in the above category as Saudi citizens. This will be an added benefit to firms while calculating the percentage of Saudi employees in the company.