Saudi Arabia - The Ministry of Labor and Social Development will start implementing Saudization in three key sectors from Nov. 9 (Rabi Al-Awwal 1).

According to the ministry’s directives, 70 percent of jobs in electrical and electronics shops, watch shops and optical stores, will be nationalized in the second phase of Saudization of 12 major sectors.

Male and female inspectors from the ministry will start raids on these shops and punitive measures will be taken against the violators of the regulations.