Foreign Investment Law, New real-estate foreign ownership law and new
tourist visa regulations in Saudi Arabia, do you think that these
steps will increase the inflow of Foreign investment and eventually
will Improve the growth of the economy ?Join
AND FUNCTIONS FOR SAUDI GOVERNMENT MINISTRIES
When calling Saudi Arabia from
the U.S.A., dial 011 (international access), then 966 (country
code), then a 1-digit city code, and finally the 7-digit number.
Telephone codes for major
cities in the Kingdom are: Riyadh (1);
Jeddah, Makkah, Taif (2);
Dammam, Dhahran, Jubail, Hofuf (3);
Yanbu, Tabuk, Madinah (4);
(6); Abha, Najran (7).
quality control, consumer protection, companies and commercial
agents’ registration, labeling regulation standards,
international exhibits, hotels, bilateral trade agreements, and
world trade organization. industrial infrastructure, industrial
licensing, protection and encouragement of national industry,
industrial statistics, industrial cities and SABIC.
finance, including budgeting and expenditure of all ministries
and agencies. Control of national economic growth. Zakat and
income tax. Customs, Central Department of Statistics and
National Computer Center.
Omar bin Al-Khattab St.
Riyadh 11157 Tel: 477-1480/478-7166 Fax: 477-7336
relations, manpower planning and general monitoring of
employment situation. Labor permits and work visas, labor
disputes, inspection, health and safety. Provisions of
vocational and on-job training for handicapped. Social
development and reform. Presidency for Youth and Welfare, Saudi
Red Crescent Society and Social Security.
Public Works Fax: 402-2723
Housing Fax: 406-7376
of municipalities throughout the Kingdom. Planning of cities and
towns. Development of roads and basic infrastructure. Managing
and maintaining services to keep cities and towns clean and
healthy. Supervision, construction and maintenance of Public
Sector’s projects. Public housing, evaluation of tenders,
allocation of contracts and classification of contractors.
general policy related to petroleum and minerals. The Ministry
supervises its affiliate companies working in the fields of
petroleum and minerals by observing and monitoring exploration,
development, production, refining, transportation, distribution
activities related to petroleum and petroleum products.
established in 1999, with Dr Muhammad bin Ali Al-Fayez as its
first Minister. It is the function of the Ministry to plan the
civil manpower required in the government sector and to ensure
that the competence of civil servants matches the requirements
of the Kingdom as it implements its various development