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Saudi Arabia’s new personal data protection law – key points for employers

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has enacted a new comprehensive data protection law (the PDPL), which comes into force on 23 March. The first standalone data protection law of its kind in KSA, the PDPL is a significant development and seeks to develop the Kingdom’s legislative landscape in a way consistent with its 2030 Vision … Continue Reading

Diversity in Saudi Arabia – from small acorns ….

The focus of many diversity efforts in Saudi Arabia, unusually, is including our own nationals in the workplace, not the more usual concerns about the relative lack of opportunities offered to ethnic minorities in the working population.  This arises because the private sector in Saudi Arabia has been dominated by foreign expatriate workers despite a … Continue Reading