DUBAI- Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday a series of fines to be enforced against individuals and businesses which do not comply with COVID-19 regulations and social distancing, state news agency SPA reported.
The fines vary between 10,000 riyals ($2,666) and 50,000 riyals for individuals while businesses will have to pay between 10,000 and 100,000 riyals.
Recidivist business owners will be prosecuted, SPA added.
($1 = 3.7502 riyals)
(Reporting by Aziz El Yaakoubi; Editing by Andrew Cawthorne) ((email@example.com; +971552994086; Reuters Messaging: firstname.lastname@example.org))