His Highness Prince Saud bin Abdullah bin Thunayyan, Chairman of the Commission for Jubail and Yanbu, inaugurated on Tuesday a number of initiatives aimed at the localization of jobs in Jubail and Yanbu industrial cities.
The event took place during the Chairman’s meeting with the Minister of Labor, His Excellency Engr. Adel bin Mohammad Fakieh along with a number of Royal Commission officials, Ministry’s delegation, SABIC officials and a number of businessmen and media staff, of which the primary objective of the meeting is to create more job opportunities for Saudi nationals by expanding operation and maintenance contracts of the Royal Commission through SABIC’s support programs relating to Saudization of jobs.
Prince Saud said that such initiatives will give effect to the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah to provide job opportunities for citizens and also lauded the Royal Commission efforts in the training and assistance in honing Saudi youth capable of leading the industries and Saudi’s economy.
SABIC and Human Resources Development Fund in support with Royal Commission has also lined up its contribution in the Saudization programs by offering a number of job availabilities through collaborative projects with various contractors working in Jubail and Yanbu, helping in the reduction of the unemployed by providing training and rehabilitation of thousands of Saudi citizens per year.
On the other hand, Labor Minister Adel Fakieh visited a number of facilities in Jubail Industrial City which included Senior Center, Jubail Industrial complex and Iron company then made a field tour in residential and industrial areas together with Dr. Ali Ghafis, Governor of General Organization for Technical Education and Vocational Training, GM of Human Resources Development Fund, Ahmed al Zamil, Dr. Moufarrej Hagbani, Undersecretary of Ministry of Labor for Planning and Development and a number of officials of the delegation.
At the conclusion of HH visit, Prince Saud expressed his gratitude to the Custodian of Two Holy Mosques, HH Crown Prince and Second Deputy Premier for continuously building youth’s leadership to become better citizens, praised government agencies and private companies for their support in nation building and lastly to the Labor Minister Adel Fakieh for coming out with new mechanisms and decisions to provide best possible job opportunities for all citizens.