Proven is hosting the Breaking Boundaries event, on how to navigate the Saudi market, for companies who want to or already have expanded to Saudi Arabia.
Our CEO Zaid Al Mashari gives his opinion on how to enter the Saudi market, the opportunities available and gives his tips on sourcing a Saudi partner.
The Saudi Contractors Authority (SCA) is a new authority responsible for regulating the contractor industry in Saudi Arabia and increasing the number of mergers and acquisitions within the Kingdom. The SCA will work to address labor issues, draft rules for the industry, publish industry data, and supply statistics to the government.
Saudi Arabia saw many changes in 2016. Proven's CEO, Zaid Al Mashari, details the key trends and gives his insights into Saudi Arabia's business in 2017.
If you have or are looking to set up an entity in Saudi Arabia, then a Government Relations Officer (GRO) is essential to your day to day business. For many businesses new to Saudi Arabia, the concept of a Saudi Arabia GRO service is something that they have not encountered before.
Business process outsourcing is typically categorized into back office outsourcing and front office outsourcing. Back office outsourcing includes internal business functions such as human resources, finance and accounting. It provides organizations with the services to help manage tasks like data entry,data management, surveys, payment processing, quality assurance and accounting support. Front office outsourcing however, deals with customer related interactions such as telemarketing, customer service centres, help desks and inbound or outbound sales. In addition, other outsourcing segments within the global industry can include business services, energy, technology, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, retail, travel and transport, and telecom and media.
Following the August announcement of the Saudi visa changes, the new fees are now applied. On Sunday the new Saudi visa fees began to be implemented.
The recent Saudi Arabia visa changes have left some companies unprepared, it is essential to check the visa requirements before travel to avoid disruption.
The Ministry of Labour in Saudi Arabia has announced an update to the laws surrounding the hiring of expats called TAQAT.
An e-service offered by the General Authority of Zakat and Tax (GAZT) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), Zakat is also a building bone in the skeletal financial structure of organizations in the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) region.