Saudi Arabia Decision to Protect Workers & Fine Companies for Violation

Saudi Ministry of Labor

Previously, MOL Warns Employers Not to Exploit Changes in Salary & Unpaid Leave on 6th May. The Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Ahmed Bin Sulaiman Al-Rajhi has approved adding a paragraph to the table of violations and penalties.

HR Ministry issues decision to protect workers & fine violators

  • The decisions to protect workers in the private sector from unfair termination from their jobs, with implementation of precautionary measures.
  • The decision imposing a fine of SR10,000 to employers for not complying with the ministry’s decisions and regulations issued to organize the extraordinary circumstances.
  • The fine will be multiplied by the number of cases and workers

Source: Saudi Gazatte