Saudi Arabia to Ban Foreigners From Certain Hotel Jobs

Source: Travel News

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Workers at a Four Seasons Riyadh in Saudi Arabia. In the future, only Saudi citizens will have the right to be employed in certain hotel jobs in the country. Four Seasons

Skift Take: Foreign guests will certainly be able to interact with the locals when staying at Saudi hotels in the near future because only Saudis will staff the front desk and key management positions. It's a sign of the weakness of the country's economy, and could become a key issue for hotel owners if the tourism industry takes off.

— Dennis Schaal

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Saudi Arabia to Ban Foreigners From Certain Hotel Jobs