A new drilling rig, designed by Saudi Aramco engineers and built according to the company’s specifications, has started drilling its first well, marking a milestone as the company moves toward greater localization of drilling services.
In an effort to provide more jobs to Saudi Arabian citizens, the kingdom will ban foreign workers from selling and maintaining mobile phones and accessories for them, the Ministry of Labour said on Tuesday.
Stores selling mobile c
Saudi-based telecommunications firm Mobily continues to add more Saudi nationals to its roster of executives, according to a company statement.
The statement added that this comes as an essential component of organization’s strate
The war for talent in Saudi Arabia is heating up as the Saudization programme puts pressure on companies to increase the number of Saudi National employees and retain existing employees, a report said.
With 58 industry sectors sub
Saudi Arabia’s Labour Ministry has been asked by the Council of Saudi Chambers (CSC) to delay by three years the implementation of a programme to increase the percentage of Saudis working in private firms, a report said.
Sabic is sponsoring the ongoing Armed Forces Exhibition for Spare Parts and Materials 2012 in Riyadh, which aims to opening channels of cooperation between the armed forces and the private local companies.
The six-day exhibition w
The outlook of the Saudi retail sector remains strong with macro as well as micro factors supporting growth, said a new report from NCB Capital, a leading investment company.
Volume expansion through opening stores, margin support
Alfalak Electronic Equipment and Supplies, a leading provider of technology-based end-to-end solutions, has received the distinguished Platinum rating for Saudization.
Only a few Saudi companies have attained the rating under Saudi Arabia’
A group of young Saudi philanthropists have announced the launch of Glowork, the first website in the GCC that aims to provide full fledged career advisory to females.
Glowork (www.glowork.net) currentl
Jeddah-based Construction Products Holding Company (CPC) Holding Company said it underscores the importance of developing the national human resources for the further advancement of the economy.
The CPC, a one-stop shop facility for all co