Al-Marsad Newspaper – SPA: The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development obligated all establishments that provide mediation service in the recruitment of domestic workers not to exceed the upper ceiling for the recruitment of domestic workers from Sri Lanka, as the Ministry set the upper limit for the recruitment of domestic workers from Sri Lanka to reach 15,000 Saudi riyals, without including the price. value added tax.
Last September, the Ministry obligated licensed companies and offices to set the highest ceiling for a number of nationalities, bringing the maximum limit for hiring domestic workers from Uganda to 9,500, from Thailand 10,000, from Kenya 10,870, from Bangladesh 13,000, and from the Philippines 17,288 Saudi riyals, without including the value-added tax.
It is noteworthy that the human resources and recruitment companies launched yesterday a “specific” initiative to recruit Indonesian domestic workers at a value of (19,987) riyals, including recruitment costs and fees, excluding value-added, with a monthly installment of 1,750 riyals, not including value-added, and with a contract for a period of 24 months, renewable at the desire of the employer and worker.-
It assures all dealers of the need to adhere to not exceeding the announced price ceiling to avoid the penalties provided for when violating the activity regulation of the rules for recruitment and provision of labor services, as it will continue to implement this through the Musaned platform.