Firms asked to employ graduates of TVTC

Updated 22 June 2015
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Firms asked to employ graduates of TVTC

JEDDAH: Technical and vocational training colleges would focus on the Kingdom’s job market requirements, said Labor Minister Mufrej Al-Haqabani, chairman of the board of directors of the Technical and Vocational Training Corp. He said private companies should give priority to graduates of TVTC’s colleges and institutes to meet their labor needs.
The minister made this comment while meeting with Ali Al-Ghafees, governor of TVTC, and its senior officials at the opening of a workshop attended by principals of technical and vocational training colleges across the Kingdom.
Al-Haqabani also spoke about the project to establish technical colleges of excellence in order to provide world-class training.
There are a number of partnership programs between the Labor Ministry, Education Ministry, TVTC and the private sector in order to adopt the best practices in training and education and support the ongoing efforts to develop the public education system,” the minister pointed out.
Al-Haqabani spoke about another initiative to develop manpower capabilities of every region to meet regional requirements. “This program will be carried out in coordination with the governorates,” he said.
In his statement, Al-Ghafees stressed his organization’s desire to strengthen its cooperation with the private sector. “TVTC is working continuously to develop its training programs to meet job market requirements.”
Al-Ghafees said his organization wanted to provide technical and vocational training to young Saudi men and women in all parts of the Kingdom.


KSA’s anti-graft agency Nazaha reports rise in corruption complaints

Nazaha has completed investigations into 59 percent of the complaints, with 4.4 percent referred to the Control and Investigation Board. (SPA)
Updated 19 February 2019
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KSA’s anti-graft agency Nazaha reports rise in corruption complaints

  • Nazaha announced the statistics as part of the National Strategy for the Protection of Integrity and Combating Corruption and Vision 2030

JEDDAH: Complaints to the Saudi National Anti-Corruption Commission, Nazaha, have risen by 50 percent in a single year amid increasing efforts to combat financial and administrative misconduct in the Kingdom.
Nazaha received 15,591 reports in 2018 compared with 10,402 the previous year, according to statistics released by the commission.
Financial and administrative corruption cases made up the bulk of the reports.
Nazaha has completed investigations into 59 percent of the complaints, with 4.4 percent referred to the Control and Investigation Board and 3.37 percent to the Kingdom’s Presidency of State Security.
The commission’s smartphone app received 29 percent of the reports, followed by the website at 23.6 percent, while 19.2 percent of the complaints were made in person at Nazaha’s branches. AN Jeddah
Nazaha announced the statistics as part of the National Strategy for the Protection of Integrity and Combating Corruption and Vision 2030.