Entrepreneurship in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Home » News » BSF-Saudi Arabia Economics

BSF-Saudi Arabia Economics


Dr. John Sfakianakis, Chief Economist

Daliah Merzaban, Economic Analyst

Turki A. Al Hugail, Economic Research Analyst


There is a striking paradox in Saudi Arabia’s labour market. Expatriates working in the kingdom send home more remittances than those living in any country in the world apart from the United States. Yet youth unemployment among Saudi citizens is higher than every country in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) except Iraq.

Read more / download report …

Created Jul 6, 2011 by Ministry Of Labor KSA


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: