The Saudi Ministry of Transport and Logistics confirmed that localization is a basic pillar and a main target in the national strategy for transport and logistics services. Since the beginning of the current year 2022, 10,000 job opportunities have been localized in the sector.
The ministry stated It will continue, in cooperation with partners, to add more jobs in the system in order to achieve the 45,000 jobs initiative by the end of the year, according to the Emiratisation plan launched last year 2021.
For his part, the Minister of Transport and Logistics Eng. Saleh bin Nasser Al-Jasser, that the Saudization Committee in the transport and logistics system has contributed to the employment of more than 10,000 Saudi men and women during the first half of this year, and will support the decision to localize licensed aviation professions by providing more than 4,000 job opportunities for Saudis, and then supporting the local labor sector and meet the demand of the labor market”, quoting the Saudi Press Agency “SPA”. a The Kingdom globally, in the air transport transit traffic index, increasing destinations for more than 250 international destinations, in addition to launching a new national carrier, enabling other sectors such as Hajj, Umrah and tourism to achieve their national goals, as the strategy seeks to raise the capabilities of the air cargo sector by doubling Its capacity will reach more than 4.5 million tons.
He added that in light of these ambitious targets in the transport sector in general and in air transport in particular, it has become necessary to intensify work together with our partners in the two sectors. The public and private sector to contribute to empowering qualified Saudi cadres to contribute to leading the future industry of the various transport sectors in accordance with the best international standards and models.