The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development announced the permitting of transfer (sponsorship change) of foreign workers between various private sector companies and establishments without any conditions.
The new agreement which has launched to meet the COVID-19 pandemic situation, will be implemented by Ajeer hiring portal. This portal manage contractual relationship between employer and employee.
The ministry said that under the new system, private companies can transfer their foreign workers without any condition of type of their work. It also helps companies those required manpower can hire locally from labor market.
The ministry announced that the hiring process will be done through the website of Ajeer program, with the aim of facilitating work procedures and reducing workloads of the affected companies by hiring more workforce, and support the sectors that are in need of more workers.
The private firms can benefit from the service electronically through the link https://ajeer.qiwa.sa